Technical Project Manager job in Watford at Ocado Ltd

Technical Project Manager

Company: Ocado Ltd

Location: Hatfield UK

Date Posted:Feb 19, 2018

Ocado is seeking a Technical Project Manager to help manage, configure and commission the software and systems for automation projects in Ocado's Customer Fulfilment Centres (Warehouses). This includes the original facility in Hatfield, which is responsible for picking, packing and dispatching over 1 million items a day to online customers across the UK, and also the more recent CFC’s in Dordon, Andover and Erith.What we'd like you to do:Execute and oversee robot (Bot) testingIntegration and commissioning of the wireless system that communicates  to and from the Bots (RCOM)Control software log analysis and highlighting possible improvements in complex embedded algorithmsOverseeing of site based disaster recovery testsAct as first line of support onsiteAttending and contributing to daily planning meetings on siteAttending and contributing to daily review / wash up meetings on siteGathering updates on work in progress from the development teamsMonitoring progress of the onsite aspects of a CFC install projectHelping with or overseeing the onsite system commissioning activitiesPlay an active part in various testing stages for a new site, notably Site System Integration (SSI) testing and Integration testingHelp maintain project documentation, plans and reports, with particular reference to Test PlansSupport other Technical Project Managers during the Realisation / Commissioning PhaseLiaise with Product Owners and Business Analysts over fixes and new functionalityHelp manage / triage the fault fixing processHelp manage the code deployment process to site, feedback on any issuesThis role could involve projects in our remote warehouses around the UK and overseas. Consequently travel between the head office and these sites will be required, potentially necessitating medium length stays away from home.During certain periods of project you will be expected to be available to support the business during the evenings and weekendsCandidate Requirements:Essential Skills:Strong technical background, Control Systems or Computer Science degree preferableExperience of automated warehousing technologies such as autonomous robotic systemsExperience of testing and test procedures for automated warehousing technologiesExperience with real time control systemsAble to demonstrate that objectives, goals, and commitments are able to be consistently metStrong interpersonal skills including including the ability to interact with developers and technical leads as well as business leadsStrong analytical, planning, and organizational skills with an ability to manage competing demandsExcellent oral and written communications skills and previous experience interacting with both business and IT individuals at all levelsCreative approach to problem-solving with the ability to focus on details while maintaining the “big picture” viewKnowledge of Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs), SQL, Microsoft Project, Excel, Log Analysis, KibanaGood knowledge of Agile fundamentals and how it can be applied to Project ManagementCurrent, clean UK driving license.Desirable Skills:Understanding of the Ocado OSP product architectureKnowledge of Ocado’s end to end warehousing processWhat we can offer youAs well as a competitive salary and share schemes, benefits include pension scheme, interest-free season ticket loan, free shuttle bus from Hatfield train station and, of course, healthy Ocado staff discounts (and free delivery) across our Webshops including , , and . We also have Friday socials, sports clubs such as badminton, running and table tennis (and much more), not to mention the Ocado Technology Academy for a packed schedule of courses, conferences and events such as discussion sessions, conference briefs and external guest speakers.Opening date: 19/02/2018Closing date: 22/03/2018 View full job description
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