About the team :
Web Summit Engineering consists of several cross-functional teams, working on tools and systems that help our attendees maximise their conference experience.
We’re looking for a Technical Project Manager to work closely on software delivery for the business, including our offline and online events, and future business projects and bids.
What you will achieve :
You’ll own and drive end to end software delivery tracking for our events.
You’ll assess risk escalation of both internal and external events from preconception to running of an event.
You’ll help execute project milestones, risks, contingency and coordination.
You’ll work on bids / contracts / projects for the business, analysing past issues, and create sustainable learnings for future projects.
You’ll assess customer requests, technical feasibility, timelines, backlog etc.
You’ll work beside the VP of programme management, and support them in delivering programme success.
You’ll work with diverse and mixed teams across the business, interacting with multiple stakeholders.
Skills we like to see :
Good knowledge of project and program management methodology and techniques.
3+ years experience in a similar programme management role.
Experience building a programme in the past of any size, highlighting team coordination, risk assessment, etc.
A solid technical background is a must.
Ability to work closely with a wide range of individuals involved in project execution
Excellent attention to detail
Strong communication skills with internal stakeholders and customers.
The ability to find innovative ways to resolve problems.
At Web Summit, we embrace diversity and inclusion. We want talent from all walks of life to help us on our journey to digitise the conference sector.
Hiring decisions are made purely on experience, skills and the needs of the business.