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IT Program Manager - Lisbon

Ref no. BHN562948
Location Lisboa, Portugal
Start date ASAP
Job type Permanent
Job status Closed

Job summary

Join a market leading digital entertainment services company. Be part of a creative, dynamic and flexible team. Take advantage of your experience and evolve your career.

Key skills required for this role

IT Program Manager, Management, Technology, Technological, Programme, PMO, Project, Streaming, Entertainment, Gaming, TV


Matchtech is a STEM recruitment specialist, with 40 years' experience in successfully matching STEM professionals with hiring employers in multiple sectors, all over the world.

Job description

Is it time for the next step in your career? Are you looking for a challenging role? Do you want a stable position with further development opportunities?

We are looking for an IT Program Manager to join one of Europe's leading entertainment and communication business and be part of a dynamic team that makes sure their technology delivers the best experience for their customers. They are always looking to improve by developing pioneering products and services which give every one of their customers experiences they'll love.

> Offer:

  • Permanent contract directly with end client.
  • Salary up to €67k + benefits
  • Hybrid work mode (office in Lisbon)
  • Flexible schedule
  • Annual Training/ Education Bonus
  • Mobile phone Bonus
  • Stock Options
  • Highly challenging technical projects on an international scale

> Responsibilities:

  • The Senior Program Manager will provide strategic leadership and oversight for crafting, sustaining, implementing, and driving efficient and effective project/portfolio management in support of the business objectives.
  • Able to discuss from a high-level perspective or have a deep conversation with from operational to C-level stakeholders.
  • Providing leadership and taking overall accountability for the successful execution of the deliverables using Agile methodologies.
  • The Senior Program Manager will be required to collaborate across other technology portfolios and have excellent communication and relationship management skills to influence, anticipate, and resolve issues.
  • Lead a team of project managers, mentoring, coaching, and inspiring them.
  • Outstanding capacity of scope, priority management, and delivery organization.
  • Good understanding of the platforms and the services we are providing to end customers.

> Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or equivalent combination of technical education and work experience.
  • At least 6 years of experience working in digital projects (especially valued if in OTT or Telco sectors).
  • 4+ years of experience as a Project Manager, Delivery Manager or Scrum Master.
  • Broad experience in project management, particularly in Agile environments.
  • Autonomous and responsible for making sure that's' the team are focused on the portfolio and committed to the priorities of the organization.
  • Ability to handle senior stakeholders and operate on crisis management mode.
  • Extremely well organized, punctual and methodical but keeping a pragmatic approach to solving problems.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to collaborate across time-zone and cultures.
  • A proactive and can-do attitude.
  • Fluent in English.

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Rebeca Wallen manages this role

Matchtech is a STEM Recruitment Specialist, with over 35 years’ experience

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