Job Description : Hello!
Before we get into things further, thank you for taking the time to read our advert and for taking an interest in Micro Focus!
Who We Are
Micro Focus is one of the world’s largest enterprise software providers, delivering the mission-critical software that keeps the digital world running.
We combine pragmatism, discipline, and customer-centric innovation to deliver trusted, proven solutions that customers need in order to succeed in today’s rapidly evolving marketplace.
That’s high tech without the drama.
A bit about us :
It’s simple we make our customer’s organisations better; whether we deliver a more streamlined overall infrastructure, a more efficient data storage solution, perhaps a cost effective cloud based application or maybe a user friendly software program or we could implement a groundbreaking, game changing overhaul of an entire organisation.
Whatever we do, we do it well and we make changes that matter.
How could you help us do this?
A SaaS Project Manager at Micro Focus provides support and / or lead teams through the Engineering development process and implementation of company’s products.
Projects are typically shorter-term, less complex and more contained with a defined time frame. Programs are typically longer-term, multi-functional, multi-project with complex requirements and effort.
You will manage activities, resource capability, schedules, budgets, and ensure cross company communications to facilitate product completion on schedule within budget.
Work with engineering management to identify and improve process and program efficiencies. Work can involve external parties such as standards bodies, partners, etc.
What kind of work would you be doing?
Manage and lead a program involving multiple functions and project teams to drive the engineering development and implementation process for a product or service offering.
Develop and direct development of schedules, critical deliverables, budget, resource allocation plan, and other support requirements for assigned program.
Manage activities of supporting project teams and internal development partners; ensure progress against established plan and make determinations based on analysis of business information to alter or update schedule and resource allocation to meet product requirements and development schedule.
Drive innovation and integration of new technologies and quality initiatives into projects and activities in the manufacturing and / or engineering organization.
Lead and provide guidance and mentoring to less-experienced staff members.
What achievements should you have so far?
We think in order to add immediate value and to succeed in this role, you should have at typically 6-10 years of related experience.
Exposure to a tech company would be great!
PMP / PMI certification is preferred.
If you also have a degree in a relevant subject (Business Management, Engineering, Computer Sciences, or equivalent.), great!
What about you?
This is the most important part! We want to retain and build on our collaborative and engaging culture, so we need people to help us achieve this.
You need to be able to get your colleagues as excited about your activity as you are, so you need to be confident and persuasive.
Being able to articulate the benefits and outcomes of your ideas is essential to gain buy-in.
What will you get in return?
As well as a meaningful career with the opportunity to really develop and display your skills and ideas, you will also receive support, progression, training and development.
As well as this and your salary, you will also receive an array of competitive benefits and an annual individual and company performance related bonus.
What are you waiting for? We are waiting for you