Lead Project Manager

Lead Project Manager

Lead Project Manager

Why is our eCommerce Solutions Engineering Team the next step for you?

Our eCom Solutions Engineering team has created a single centre of excellence for delivering the very best eCom products. Based on the needs of our customers and requirements from product management, our eCom Solutions Engineering function guarantees the most effective and efficient delivery of innovations for Worldpay Group, ensuring requirements rationalisation, effective platform ownership and timely delivery. The project portfolio includes business-led projects with technical complexity such as product launches with new platform infrastructure and security components, as well as technology-led projects such as capacity scaling, security upgrades and platform rationalisation.

How will you add value on a day-to-day basis?

You will provide strategic direction, thought leadership and expertise across a portfolio of projects. You‘ll manage timely and high-quality delivery for the overall portfolio of projects, making sure they meet all end-to-end requirements and that the right business trade-offs are being made. We’ll want you to mentor a team of high performing project managers, be the primary point of contact for senior stakeholders and provide portfolio view for key customers and verticals. You’ll act as end-to-end owner of project plans and related deliverables for highly complex projects, and take responsibility for overall on-time and high quality delivery of the whole portfolio of projects.

What will make you the ideal candidate?

Extensive project management experience with a track record delivering large, complex projects in a technology environment with multi-function teams. You’ll have experience coaching and mentoring other project managers, as well as delivering technology projects within an agile environment. 

You’ll have strong interpersonal skills including mentoring, coaching and collaborating, strong analytical and organisational skills, as well as great stakeholder management skills with the ability to build strong relationships across business and technology. Payments industry or other financial technology experience is ideal, as well as project management qualifications like PRINCE 2 and APM, and Agile qualifications like Scrum Master and SAFe.

How is Worldpay changing the world?

We are leaders in modern money. Each and every time you use your debit card or credit card to pay for something, whether online or face-to-face, there’s a good chance it happened because of us. On an annual basis our innovations, systems and technology enable billions of money transactions globally. Working with customers large and small, we help them to take your payments quickly, safely and reliably, allowing them to grow their businesses and making your life more convenient in the process. As a leader in global Fin-Tech and the largest London IPO since 2011, this is a great time to join us in building for the next phase of the Worldpay journey.



Job Number



London / England

Business Area

Tech and Engineering

Employment Type

Permanent- Full-time


July 28, 2017