Job description

Software Project Manager

Oxford, UK

Software Project Manager

Contract: Full-time, permanent (can consider contract) 

Location: Oxford, UK

Salary: £70,000 - £90,000

Combination of remote and onsite working


Osler has the potential to transform global health. It has built the foundation to do so and demonstrated that the vision can be realised. You will help realise this opportunity, shaping the direction of a rapidly scaling company, operating in a high-pace, visionary, intellectually rigorous, and (crucially) pragmatic environment, where you will be expected to be proactive, engage in debate, think strategically, and contribute towards our purpose to improve the lives of hundreds of millions of people.   

You’ll be a confident, software project manager with a background in software development who is looking for a new role in a company where you can make a difference to human health.  To be a good fit for this role in a growing software team your current skills and experience must include:

  1. Supporting and managing a team of geographically distributed software developers and test engineers
  2. Developing complex software using an Agile methodology and managing multiple scrum teams
  3. Ability to liaise effectively with Product Owners and subject matter experts to prioritise features and incidents into a well organised backlog
  4. Managing the transfer of high-level system requirements into relevant software requirements
  5. Ensuring that teams develop deliverables according to a Quality system
  6. Motivation and organisation of software teams to deliver to required schedules
  7. Ability to replan according to changing priorities
  8. Utilising outsourced resources to meet project schedules
  9. Tracking and reporting of project schedule and associated risks

Desirable skills and experience include:

  1. Project Management in a Medical Device company
  2. Trained in project management with an accredited certification e.g. Scrum Master, Prince 2, PMP
  3. Managing software projects that are part of a multi-disciplinary product development
  4. Experience of working in a start-up company



Courage Stepping up to address difficult issues, saying what needs to be said

Instil Trust Gaining the confidence and trust of others through honesty, integrity and authenticity

Nimble Learning Actively learning through experimentation when tackling new problems, using both successes and failures as learning fodder

Collaborate Building partnerships and working collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives

Action Orientated Taking on new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm.

Self Development Actively seeking new ways to grow and be challenged using both formal and informal development channels.


This is a rare opportunity to be at the cutting edge of new product development in a truly multidisciplinary environment where you can see the power and impact of your work to the end product. In order to create, not only something new, but a step-change in what we think is possible, we expect the best people, the do their best. Osler provide a fantastic platform for professional development including 12 days annually and 4% of your salary to your specific, personalised improvement. This is a special place where we encourage everyone to be entirely themselves in order to be your best self. 

There is no perfect candidate and no single person can do it all, but if this sounds like you, or what you could be and you're looking for somewhere to thrive; we want to hear from you. 

We look forward to hearing from you and introducing you to Osler, thank you for taking the time to consider us and make your application. If you have any questions, please contact

Join us and build a better future.