Senior Project Manager

  • PMO
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full-time

Description

As Google Cloud's premier partner in AI, we provide world-class businesses with cutting-edge data solutions in the cloud. We help clients take leading technology to the limits by combining our expertise in machine learning, data engineering, and analytics. With Google Cloud Platform as our foundation, we help businesses future-proof their solutions, deepen their understanding of consumers, increase competitive advantage and unlock operational efficiencies.

As a Senior Project Manager, you’ll have responsibility for the successful delivery of some of the company’s most valuable projects across AI, Analytics and Cloud Engineering. This position will suit someone with proven experience as an experienced project manager in a technical consulting environment who would like to use their skillset in a dynamic, technology-driven established start-up.


Core Responsibilities:

  • Play a lead role in planning, executing, monitoring, controlling and closing high value projects in data and AI.
  • Ensure a high level of customer satisfaction across all projects by maintaining best-in-class project management and delivery standards.
  • Cooperate with all areas of the business, clients, and partners to ensure effective communication and successful project delivery.
  • Play a key role in staffing and resourcing, working together with 'Heads of’ to manage team utilisation and planning for future projects.
  • Work with internal and external stakeholders to identify project blockers and find mutually agreeable solutions.
  • Create and maintain tooling and oversee company-wide adoption, enabling consistent and accurate project tracking and reporting across the business.
  • Diligently track project progress and monitor deliverables and milestones, whilst being able to clearly communicate project status updates.

Requirements

  • Multiple years’ project management experience in an international environment, preferably with a management consultancy or professional services company.
  • Previous experience with data and/or analytics projects.
  • Proven senior stakeholder management experience (client-side and internal).
  • Prior experience in driving the industry-standard framework implementation within an organisation (e.g. Agile / Scrum).
  • A natural communicator with an engaging and considerate approach.
  • A supportive, committed, and empathetic attitude in the performance of daily duties.
  • Desire to join a diverse, multinational team of AI & Cloud Engineering enthusiasts.

Bonus points for (but not essential!):

  • Prior experience in start-up / scale-up.
  • Previous team leadership / line management experience.
  • Agile Project Management, Prince2 or Scrum certification.
  • Multi-lingual.

Benefits

  • 25 days holiday
  • Pension
  • Flexibility with remote working
  • Laptop of your choice
  • Professional development plan
  • Learning tools, conferences and events to support your development


Working for Datatonic

Our UK headquarters is based in a tech-centric environment in the centre of Canary Wharf. We also have offices in Stockholm and Geneva and we work with clients in many other European countries. We allow for flexible working hours and the possibility of remote work.

We’re an eclectic team with lots of different interests and personalities. We have many different roles across data science, engineering, analytics, consulting, marketing, business development, and operations. As a company, we have a strong emphasis on learning and professional development. Our core values are:

Cultivating Excellence

A hub for continuous learning, curiosity, developing ideas, testing things out - and then putting ‘excellence’ into practice.

Owning It

Working collaboratively in cross-functional teams to achieve customer delight. We love what we do and draw immense satisfaction from taking responsibility and seeing the results of our work.

Purposeful Impact

Creating positive change for our customers, using the most relevant machine learning and analytics approaches and the best technologies to meet real business needs.

Winning with Partners & Friends

Our business has been built on great partnerships and open-source collaboration. It’s one thing to be successful, but to do it in partnership with great people and other great companies is even better in our opinion.

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