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Project Lead

Job Title: Project Lead
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
REF: 92003
Contact Name: Karl Lippett
Contact Email:
Job Published: 29 days ago

Job Description

Contact: Anne Marie Fox
Telephone: 087 2197421

Software Project Manager 
Our client, an automotive company in Galway are currently looking to recruit a Software Project Manager for their site.

Key Deliverables:
Strong Communicator

  • To be an effective SW PL, concise communications is key within the SW team itself and also reporting up to the R&D PTM and also across the other Function Owners delivering within the project

Good Planning
  • Updated project planning documents including resource forecasting
  • In charge of the robust project execution in line with the project’s targets
  • Ensures SW development processes are followed
  • Reports progress and resources to SW Dept. and project weekly
  • Contributing to process development as required

Customer Facing
  • Represent the SW team at the customer level so will need to have customer experience previously
  • Overall responsibility of the successful management of the SW project and reporting up into the R&D PTM
  • Supports R&D PM for customer interface in SW issues

Detailed scheduling and budgeting
  • Contribute to the identification of the needs in terms of resources, equipment, investments
  • Establish detail break down of the activities to meet the milestones and a have a good understanding of the required resources needed to deliver project tasks
  • Deliver SW projects on time, within scope and on budget

Management of the contributors
  • Daily management of SW project
  • Assign tasks and work packages to SW team members
  • Aligns external deliveries to manageable integration tasks

  • Minimum Degree in engineering preferably in the fields of electronics / computer science
  • Master of Science in Computer sciences or Software Engineering or equivalent domain preferable

Professional Experience
  • Min 5 years’ experience preferably in automotive embedded software
  • Min 5 years of relevant SW project management, methodologies and software experience
  • Strong leadership skills / potential
  • Strong interpersonal skills, flexibility, enforcement assets and focus on results
  • Fluent knowledge of English
  • Ability to manage projects across multiple time zones / cross-cultural cooperation
  • Automotive SPICE experience is an advantage

For further information on this Software Project Manager role in Galway please contact Anne Marie Fox on 087 2197421 /

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