Senior Project Manager – Cyber Security

Opportunity to work within a fast paced tech driven environment with a focus on Cybersecurity!
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Who we are

The Workshop is a tech company that develops incredible software for the online gaming industry. Living by the motto “Fearlessly Forward,” innovation is at the centre of everything we do, whether it’s our games, new products and technologies. We understand that great ideas come from great people, and great people thrive when they’re trusted to challenge, change, improve, and perfect our products and processes.Our strength lies in the diversity of our skills, and that comes from the diversity of our people. The Workshop is committed to being a diverse and inclusive workplace where we learn from each other, trust each other, and value collaboration. We welcome candidates of all genders, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, age, nationality, belief (or lack thereof,) and programming language preference. As an equal opportunity employer, we offer a pleasant, supportive place to work – whoever you are. It’s a place where you can try new ideas, take risks, and move Fearlessly Forward.

About the role

As Senior Project Manager, you will ensure the successful delivery of multiple concurrent projects; predominantly Cybersecurity focused, across international locations and time zones.

Responsible for the project life cycle from inception to deployment and post-deployment support, this role is crucial to honoring timelines, applying best practice and enabling other roles; such as support specialists, developers, testers and other stakeholders to perform their specific function in each project in the most effective way possible.

The role will draw on your previous and extensive technical experience to make decisions, deliver complex solutions, delegate responsibilities effectively and motivate people to achieve project related objectives. This includes working with users to determine requirements, keeping the development effort organised.

What you'll do

  • Drive the progress of critical and strategic projects towards key business objectives
  • Deliver control, governance and organisation to assigned projects
  • Plan for and proactively disseminate upwards and outwards communication, and provide regular project status reports
  • Prepare and manage project plans, milestones and timelines
  • Capture and manage risks, issues, assumptions, dependencies and decisions in an organised, structured and coherent manner
  • Work with local and international stakeholders and other project managers to establish overall plan and actively manage dependencies across multiple time zones
  • Manage the project team, ensuring that commitments are being upheld, improve on project estimates and feasibility analysis
  • Plan and direct quality assurance schedules and assignments, and monitor project status in comparison to cost/time projections
  • Log, track, and verify resolution of software and specification defects

What you'll bring

  • Extensive experience in project management
  • Experience delivering a broad range IT infrastructure projects, including network, server, virtualization, Security, software/application
  • Understanding of IT technology stack and ability to articulate this into business language for executive sponsors
  • Experience delivering a broad range of CyberSecurity based projects, from technology implementations to service integrations and roll outs
  • High level understanding of CyberSecurity, SOC services and Security operations
  • Professional PM Qualification, e.g. PMP, Prince 2
  • Experience in managing the end-to-end delivery of multi work stream/complex projects
  • Very strong stakeholder and vendor management skills and experience
  • Ability to influence stakeholders, and build trust and credibility
  • Excellent communication skills (Written, Spoken, and Presentation)
  • Proficiency in using management software tools (e.g. Atlassian Jira)
  • Proven experience in proactive and effective time management
  • Ability to handle multiple simultaneous projects with changing pressures
  • Respects confidentiality and can demonstrate outstanding judgment and discretion
  • Ability to think analytically and strategically
  • Ability to work out of hours work and travel internationally if required

Desirable

  • Technical or business analysis background in IT Operations or Infrastructure
  • Familiarity with Agile and/or ITIL
  • I.T. Security related qualifications
  • Background in Security engineering or operations

 What's in it for you

  • Challenging and fulfilling work at an innovative, global company that uses cutting-edge tech
  • Private medical insurance and pension plan
  • Global work experience in an agile methodology
  • Flexibility of working from home/office to stay both safe and collaborative
  • Flexible working hours, well-being programs, learning and growth opportunities
  • Flexible benefits package
  • Regular Hackathons and Designathons 
  • Opportunity to shape the tech community inside and outside of The Workshop, mentoring and sharing knowledge with others
  • Six weeks’ paid leave for every four years of service
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Our culture

We’re lucky enough to have a home in two of Europe’s best tech cities – London and Malaga – and are proud of our diversity. Our Inventors represent over 40 different nationalities and almost 30 languages.


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