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.

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 help coordinate resourcing and mentor a team of high performing project managers and act as end-to-end owner of project plans and related deliverables for highly complex projects.

To succeed in this role, you’ll be an advocate of Agile and collaborative working practices, as we will want you to guide scrum teams on how to use Agile/Scrum practices and values to higher levels of maturity, at a pace that is sustainable and comfortable for the team and the organisation.

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, and we will want you to demonstrate deep knowledge of Agile and Scrum best practices.

You’ll have strong interpersonal skills including mentoring, coaching and collaborating, 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.

 

 

 

Reference

Job Number

JO-1708-11303

Location

Manchester / England

Business Area

Tech and Engineering

Employment Type

Permanent- Full-time

Posted

September 4, 2017

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