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Cheltenham, UK

Listed below are any current vacancies at our UK headquarters.

We are always on the lookout for talented people to join our team. If you are passionate about sales, marketing, project management or finance, please email your CV and a short covering letter to enquiries@salpo.com

Colombo, Sri Lanka

To view our latest vacancies, please visit our Salpo Sri Lanka Careers page.

If you are a development star, and excel in front-end development, databases, development operations, web design or development project management, please send your CV to careers@salpo.com

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Business Analyst/Project Manager – Software Development (Cheltenham, UK)

  • Full-time, permanent
  • £28k – £40k depending on experience

We are looking for a talented and enthusiastic software development Business Analyst/Project Manager to join our successful team.

We are a rapidly growing software development business, based in Cheltenham and Sri Lanka, with a growing and impressive list of blue chip clients. The software we build is used by the likes of Rolls Royce, Capita, HP & Lenovo.

We offer fantastic opportunities for those who want to make a significant contribution to our ambitious plans. Reporting to Mat, our Project Team Lead, you will be responsible for managing a number of key client projects.

Responsibilities:

  • Gather and document customer requirements
  • Plan, organise and prioritise work in conjunction with development teams
  • Create and manage project documentation and project boards
  • Liaise with the development teams to ensure that deliverables are met in accordance with project timescales
  • Lead daily team stand-ups with sprint planning and review sessions
  • Run client meetings as required
  • Manage and coordinate multiple projects simultaneously and provide accurate and reliable reporting to key stakeholders
  • Perform testing to ensure client requirements are met to a high degree of quality

We would love to hear from you if you have:

  • Project management experience in a software development environment
  • Experience liaising with the customers of a software department/company, and can demonstrate the ability to clearly communicate with customers, understand their requirements, convey timescales/issues/risks, and provide product demonstrations
  • A full understanding of the Software Development Life Cycle and experience creating documentation, specifications, and project plans
  • Strong interpersonal and organisational skills
  • Enthusiasm for working in an entrepreneurial environment

Our ideal candidate would also have:

  • A project management qualification (Prince2, Agile, PMP) and/or practical experience of how Agile frameworks are used
  • Some business/technical background, with the knowledge and experience needed to facilitate sound interactions between customers & development teams
  • The ability to help clients envisage high-level solutions through combining their business and customer requirement analysis skills with a knowledge of software solution
  • Scrum master or product owner qualifications
  • A degree in Computer Science or Project Management

Location

We have offices in Cheltenham and Colombo, Sri Lanka.

This role is based in Cheltenham but will liaise with our Sri Lankan operation and any outsourced development centres that we work with.

Culture

A relaxed, but target-focused, corporate culture awaits.

To apply

Please send your CV, including current salary, along with a covering letter to alant@salpo.com. Please title the e-mail ‘Application for the position of Business Analyst/Project Manager’. Please note we are not currently accepting candidates from agencies.