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Systematic - IT Solutions for critical decision making in demanding situationsSystematic - IT Solutions for critical decision making in demanding situations

Project Manager – SW development

 

Aarhus, Denmark.

 

Keen to develop your project management skills in a professional and international software company? Do you see yourself taking on more responsibility by also assuming the role as people manager? Do you want to join a growing, successful company? Then come and join us on this exiting journey.

 

About the position

 

The position is based at our office in Aarhus, Denmark, where you will join a recently launched program called SitaWare Insight, a tool for supporting decision-making in the defence sector that transforms data collection/management and provides commanders with advanced data capture and analysis capabilities. It is impressive – read more about it here: https://systematic.com/en-gb/industries/defence/products/land/sitaware-insight/

You will be joining a group of about 40 colleagues, situated in both Denmark and Poland, who are highly motivated to develop this program to the next level. The teams are organised as full-stack scrum teams including Scrum Masters and Testers and assisted by Architects and UX Designers. You will be working closely with the Program Manager and two Project Managers.

Initially, you will be running one scrum team made up of four skilled Developers, one Intern and one Student Assistant. Depending on your experience and motivation, you will assume complete responsibility for people management from day one, or you will grow into the role in due time. Either way, you will be fully supported by and receive sparring from your mentor.

 

Responsibilities and tasks

 

Your main responsibility will be to set the direction for and motivate your scrum team to ensure the successful launch and implementation of this new product.

 

Your main tasks include:

  • Planning, tracking, delivering and reporting on progress in the projects
  • Participating in the recruitment of the scrum teams, as we want to scale up
  • Building and continuously improving high-performance scrum teams
  • Setting the direction for the teams and ensuring a high level of employee satisfaction, including growing talents
  • Driving the implemented strategic initiatives, and continuously improving development speed and product quality.

 

Our ideal candidate

 

We are people who hire people, so it is very important for us that you are eager to make a difference, that you are geared to implementing improvements and that you are always striving to do better. You are outgoing and positive, and very good at building trust based on your empathy, responsibility and commitment. It is important that you see yourself as a team player and communicate well. You thrive in a dynamic environment and you are eager to learn and develop.

In terms of hard skills, we are looking for someone with relevant experience in driving complex IT/SW projects, and/or experience from a role as team lead for a team of developers and/or experience as a scrum master or similar.

In addition, our ideal candidate has:

  • A relevant Bachelor’s and/or Master’s degree
  • Qualifications comparable to PMI/PMP, PRINCE2 or IPMA Level C/D
  • Good project management discipline (planning, risk management, stakeholder management, reporting, KPIs etc.)
  • Solid experience at working with Excel, Jira or similar
  • Some interest in technologies such as Containers (Docker), Microservices, Angular 10+ and Kubernetes
  • Good communication skills, in addition to which you are fluent in English and thrive in an international working environment.

 

We work with security classified projects and, as a Systematic employee, you must be able to obtain a security clearance. This means that you must, as a minimum, have a clean criminal record and have lived in a NATO/EU country for the past seven years. For more information about security clearance, please visit: https://systematic.com/en-gb/careers/security-clearance/

 

Practical information

  • Some travel is to be expected as you will occasionally be visiting our development teams in Poland.
  • We will be assessing applications on an ongoing basis as we wish to fill the position as soon as possible.
  • If you have any questions, you are always welcome to contact us on +45 8943 2000, and ask for Claus N. Bendtsen, Program Manager, for more information about the position.
  • Read more about our recruitment process and what we value in a CV and cover letter here: https://systematic.com/en-gb/careers/how-to-apply/

 

 

 

Since we wrote our first line of code in 1985, privately owned Systematic A/S has grown to an international software house with more than 1.200 employees representing 27 different nationalities working at offices in 11 countries and with customers all over the world. Our goal is simple: To improve the world with exceptional software. We deliver software and system solutions for customers within the public sector, the health sector, the defence sector, the police, the financial sector and the service sector, and we have more than one million users worldwide. We work on a foundation of trust, where we have freedom and responsibility to make decisions in our daily lives. We are dedicated to making a difference, and dare to challenge technology, each other and ourselves. As a new employee at Systematic, you will be welcomed by helpful colleagues, and you can look forward to both a mentor scheme and all the support you need. Together, we can develop and fulfil your potential and make Systematic even better. 

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