Software Project Manager - Bioinformatics
A very interesting opportunity is now available for a talented project manager to join a leading Bioinformatics company in Cambridge. The company are tackling the underlying problems within Bioinformatics in order to streamline the discovery process, as they look to revolutionise the industry.
You will be joining a team of highly skilled software developers and data scientists, working with biopharmaceutical, consumer goods, healthcare and agrigenomics companies to help them leverage their large-scale multi-omics data in order to fast-track drug discovery, precision medicine and bioinformatics research. You will have the opportunity to lead teams of passionate developers to build and deliver high-quality software to our customers. You will also get to collaborate very closely with clients on a range of diverse, challenging and interesting long-term projects.
*You will manage cross-department teams of local and remote software developers, building applications and features for the clients' platform in the context of customer and internal projects
*Be the key point of contact with customers throughout the project, collecting and updating requirements, communicating progress and feedback
*Communicate with key customer and internal stakeholders from diverse backgrounds (management, IT, biology, bioinformatics...)
*Ensure projects are running smoothly and on schedule
*Coordinate software releases
*Document project progress
*Tailor project management processes to fit the needs of specific projects and teams
*Gather customer requirements during the project definition phase and contribute to writing project proposals
*Provide resources estimates for the project and features delivery schedule
*Communicate with the marketing and business development team to help foster customer relationships and seize opportunities for further projects and collaborations
An ideal candidate will have:
*Experience managing teams of software developers in an agile environment
*Previous experience as a business analyst / gathering software requirements
*Excellent verbal and written communication skills
*A background in software engineering (preferred)
*Experience with biology or bioinformatics is required
There is a competitive salary on offer as well as flexible working hours and a generous holiday allowance. Please do not hesitate to contact Harvey Uppal on +44 121 616 3407 or email@example.com to discuss this opportunity further.
Keywords: Software, Project Manager, Agile, Bioinformatics, Genomics, Drug Discovery, Omics Data, Biology, Cambridge, Management, IT
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- Agency: Paramount Recruitment
- Posted: 10th August 2017
- Expires: 7th September 2017
- Reference: SPMC