Agile Project Manager

Job Title: Agile Project Manager
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London, England
Salary: £450 - £500 per day
Start Date: 10/07/2017
Reference: SJ/59828
Contact Name: Sean Johnston
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 03, 2017 14:50

Job Description

Handle is working with a global broadcast media client to recruit an Agile Technical Project Manager to join a team delivering a major VOD re-platforming piece.

  • Responsibilities:
    • Manage the Agile project(s), either working with a 3rd party vendor or in-house dev team
    • Manage the video content migration, liaising with content editors and technical team to migrate video assets from legacy platform to a new one
    • Facilitate the requirements gathering and backlog grooming with product owners to prepare for the development Sprints
    • Create weekly reports and project plans
  • Characteristics
    • Fast thinker and problem solver
    • Scrum Master certificate
    • Proficient with JIRA and Confluence
    • Technically savvy, ideally with technical background but not a "must have" requirement for the role
    • Must understand different technologies, deployment process, and software lifecycle
    • Need to be able to communicate clearly with technical and non-technical audience
    • Related previous experience in VOD - ideally, but "nice to have"

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.