Technical Project Manager

Location
London
Job type
Permanent
Start date
Working days
Monday - Friday
Job details

Job Description:

 

We are looking for a Technical Project Manager with extensive experience in successful delivery of sophisticated compression systems and related technologies including IP in the broadcast environment.

 

Day to day responsibilities:

  • Technical Project Management
  • Builds a schedule and maps project work to define output-based project achievements.
  • Builds and supervises progress, taking into account dependencies and milestones.
  • Applies resource estimates and profiles to the schedule, establishing/managing critical paths.
  • Checks if all project activities are completed, measuring and reporting progress against the schedule.
  • Is skilled at the definition of project risks, assumptions and issues.
  • Works optimally in situations which are uncertain or ambiguous. Can easily move from one task to the other as required.
  • Responds quickly to changing priorities.
  • Technical design
  • Build, contribute, review and audit technical design for distribution compression systems and associated systems, taking account of resilience, operational and disaster recovery requirements.
  • Establish detailed technical requirements from customer business requirements.
  • Detail technical designs.

 

Crucial Criteria

Technical Knowledge and expertise

  • Detailed technical knowledge and domain expertise.
  • Fully conversant with the latest broadcast standards and their application and real world implementation in broadcast and compressions system environments.
  • Detail understanding of equipment configuration, set-up and commissioning.
  • Keep abreast of industry developments and be fully across emerging technical standards.
  • Go to person in the team for technical standards.
  • System reconfiguration - Undertake hands-on reconfiguration, updates and changes to live systems in a controlled structured and methodical way.
  • Create change requests and change plan for all work undertaken.
  • Minimise risk to transmission.

 

Technical Delivery

  • Hands-on technical implementation of upgrades, new build, refresh and event based projects within the distribution space.
  • Relationship Management - Acts in the best interests of the customer, identifying and meeting actual needs. Takes every customer complaint, problem or desire seriously and takes appropriate action.
  • Sources information regarding relevant trends and ‘outstanding’ practices. Builds trust and presents the truth in an appropriate and helpful manner.
  • Works to a high level of personal and professional ethics.
  • Clearly indicates own standpoint, effectively managing the expectations of others. Contributes to effective communication and cooperation in a stable team.
  • Considers the interests and viewpoints of team members, sharing relevant information and prioritizing the common goal.
  • Co-operates effectively with customers and internal team members.

 

What we Offer:

  • Attractive salary
  • 25 days of Annual leave + an option to purchase more through our Flexible Benefits
  • Flex benefits system – exciting opportunity to choose your own benefits
  • Retail discounts
  • Pension - matching contribution up to 10%
  • Private Medical Scheme
  • Life Assurance
  • Enrolment in our Share scheme - subject to scheme eligibility criteria
  • Unlimited opportunities to learn in our Training platforms

 

Name
Alan Hatvany
Phone
07894567237
E-mail
alan@ems-tp.com
Job reference
AH0123TPM

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