Project Manager (Portishead, Bristol) TL244

Epimorphics is hiring for a forward thinking Project Manager who relishes a chance to help guide and deliver projects with an accomplished scaleup software business.

Growing fast, we are open to a Junior Project Manager, skilled Project Manager or Technical Project Manager alike. We will welcome your flexible, pragmatic, approach and we offer an environment that's receptive to your ideas. You will find us open to your ideas and aspirations, which can go on to shape our ways of working and business outcomes.

We're an exciting company at the forefront of open data publication in the UK. Our clients’ linked data and semantic web applications, model intricate relationships within large volumes of data. For example, we; enable near real-time river and flood reporting for the Environment Agency; allow the public to check bathing water quality in England and Wales; and help the Food Standards Agency use data to make better decisions about the food we eat.

Working with our business strategist, you'll together maintain a clear big picture view across projects and portfolios of work around data, UX, software development and operations, ensuring we achieve our goals around effective delivery, smart resource usage and product quality.

We're agile, we're iterative and we work in sprints with reviews and retrospectives as part of our continuous improvement culture. Sometimes a project methodology is imposed upon us and sometimes we help clients adopt better ways of working.

Now is a great time to join us as we expand further, benefiting from a career path that you can directly influence.

We'd be pleased to share the full role description - just ask.

Example objectives - once you're up to speed

  • Guide the rollout of solutions to clients across the public and private sector
  • Adapt our existing methods in ways that won't break our stride as we scale
  • Help to shape and establish the project management function
  • Coordinate a diverse range of projects with our technical teams

About you

  • Resourceful facilitator who enjoys getting the best out of people
  • Appreciate collaborative working, flexible structures and an open office environment
  • Proven skills coordinating concurrent, often complex, projects around any of; Web, software, platforms or data
  • Credibility and empathy with clients, engineers and senior stakeholders alike
  • Familiar with Agile methodologies, such as Scrum and Kanban, or Lean principles
  • May bring, or like to develop, skills around any of; project delivery, business analysis, relationship management or technical project management
  • Considering junior or mid-level project manager jobs in Bristol such as: Software Project Manager | Web Project Manager | Technical Project Manager | Digital Project Manager etc.

Salary and benefits

  • £35,000 - £45,000+ negotiable
  • Optional discretionary home working (e.g. most Fridays)
  • Ongoing professional development
  • Optional EMI share scheme - all shareholders are staff members | discretionary annual profit share scheme
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays | flexible hours | discretionary travel assistance | pension | workstation and OS of your choice | training courses, budget for books, time to attend conferences | good coffee and teas | staff kitchen | indoor bike storage | free parking

About us

We love working with data and creating technology which makes a difference – whether in small or ground breaking ways. We are a team of passionate people who love solving interesting challenges. Our team includes accomplished computer scientists and data experts who helped define the standards in the semantic web and linked data. We’ve built groundbreaking linked data services for the public sector here in the UK and elsewhere. We welcome diversity of thought and approach, and offer a collaborative and friendly work environment.

Location: Portishead, Bristol (c.1 hour by bus to/from Bristol; X3 and X4 buses run 0535-2350hrs Mon-Fri)

Even if your CV isn't ready, please talk with Vittoria at techfolk to find out more:

0117 318 2447 | | @we_are_techfolk

RECRUITERS: Epimorphics has selected techfolk as our recruitment partner and cold calling is not welcomed.