Technical Project Manager UX/UI

Recruiter
Eximius Finance
Location
London, United Kingdom
Salary
£500-600 per day Outside IR35
Posted
23 Jun 2022
Closes
23 Jul 2022
Ref
9770051
Job Function
Other
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
The technical project Manager will be responsible for product development.
  • Work with Practices, UX/UI designers and engineers to scope the work and develop an executable plan, including resource needs, timelines, and costs
  • Understand and practice lean startup and MVP concept, short development cycle and getting product out to the market quickly.
  • Translate product roadmap into user stories and acceptance criteria
  • Groom backlogs and lead day-to-day team in traditional Agile ceremonies (stand-ups, sprint showcases, retrospectives)
  • Software product discovery
  • Help solution and product leaders (Bain partners) assess concept viability through build/buy/partner analysis, experiment in case work and run user research to understand user pain points and test out concepts to understand what user values
  • Empathize and leverage human-centered approach to identify and design effective solutions
  • Define and implement product vision and requirements, develop business cases and assist practices with funding requests
  • Work with Practices, UX/UI designers and engineers to scope the work and develop an executable plan, including resource needs, timelines, and costs
  • Understand and practice lean startup and MVP concept, short development cycle and getting product out to the market quickly
  • Software product development & pilot
  • Help define product vision and strategy, develop product roadmap
  • Leading and facilitation of product innovation and ideation workshops, using user-centric design methodologies (e.g., personas, customer journeys), customer and end-user research, lo-fi wire-framing, divergent & convergent thinking approaches
  • Translate product roadmap into user stories and acceptance criteria
  • Groom backlogs and lead day-to-day team in traditional Agile ceremonies (stand-ups, sprint showcases, retrospectives)
  • Define product pricing, product KPI, track and monitor performance against target, manage P&L, create sales & marketing collateral and support selling and on-boarding
  • Help manage scope, requirements, resources, time, cost, quality, risks, and communications for projects
  • Proactively identify risks, issues and dependencies and troubleshoot with input from Senior Manager
  • Work with solution architects and other stakeholders to define and maintain appropriate non-functional software requirements, ensure compliance over time
  • Use common Agile software tools to manage the project and requirements (e.g., Trello, Jira)


  • Product team management (internal & external)
  • Lead a cross-functional project team - designers, engineers, business stakeholders, data scientists, UX researchers, often virtually and across time-zones, consisting of Bain and supplier resources.
  • Partner with the design team to deliver top quality UX/UI, and working with engineers to ensure best technology build and approach
  • Manage commercial and technical relationships with product vendors as well as outsourced development partners and manage supplier performance.

Required:
  • BA / MSc or equivalent undergraduate degree with strong academic credentials

Preferred:
  • MBA from recognized institution
  • Computer Science degree
  • Formal project management qualification (eg PMP, PRINCE2 or Agile PM)

Required:
  • 5-8+ years successful track record in B2B software product management

Preferred:
  • Experience in Product Management in Consulting Firms.

Required
  • Proven success in leading high-quality product discovery (product vision, user needs, business objectives, technology feasibility) and agile product development
  • Experience in user-centered design, wireframing, product roadmap, storyboards, grooming backlogs, user stories, acceptance criteria, product KPI, commercialization, Product P&L and pricing, marketing and sales collaterals
  • Experience working with design team to deliver top quality UX/UI, and working with engineers to ensure best technology build and approach
  • Experience in managing 3rd party software development vendors or software providers, and also 3rd party design firms
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Articulate and confident in presenting in front of senior Bain Partners and ability to influence and guide their decisions
  • Comfort working independently in a fast-paced environment and ability to work under pressure
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills and ability to work well with diverse stakeholders at all levels - e.g., able to discuss technical issues with a non-technical audience
  • Passion for digital and innovation, results focused

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