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    Senior Project Manager

    • 16221
    • Software Engineering
    • Experienced Professionals
    • Development Solutions
    • Development Solutions - Projects
    • UK
    • Cambridge


    We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

    Job Description

    Extraordinary opportunity for an experienced Senior Project Manager to join Arm. You will lead the Arm Compiler and LLVM software project in Cambridge, working closely with large engineering teams performing at the highest level, and interacting with senior stakeholders around the company.

    You will:
    • Own planning, scheduling, tracking and monitoring, working closely with the engineering teams and product management.
    • Motivate and drive teams to deliver against commitments and deadlines.
    • Capture and monitor issues and risks and manage dependencies including those with other teams.
    • Work with business functions such as Engineering, Marketing, Commercial, Legal and Operations.
    • Work constructively and pro-actively to help continually develop and improve our processes and ways of working.
    • Have excellent organisational skills, a can-do attitude and be a collaborative member of the management team.


    Job Requirements

    Essential Skills & Experience
    • 5 years+ leading large (20+ team size) complex iterative (Agile) technical software projects.
    • Excellent interpersonal skills influencing and motivating teams and stakeholders.
    • Proven track record of delivery against commitments and deadlines.
    • Pro-actively driving delivery, change and seeking continuous improvement.
    • Effective communication skills.

    Desirable Skills & Experience
    • General understanding of hardware / software design and quality.
    • Familiarity with project and development management tools
    e.g. Microsoft Project, Jira, Confluence.
    • Managing sub-contractors and suppliers.
    • Engineering background (3 years+).
    • Understanding of DevOps.
    • Accredited certification PMP, APM, Prince2, CAPM or equivalent.


    At Arm, we are guided by our core beliefs that reflect our rare culture and guide our decisions, defining how we work together to defy ordinary and shape extraordinary:

    We not I

    • Take daily responsibility to make the Global Arm community thrive.
    • No individual owns the right answer. Brilliance is collective.
    • Information is crucial, share it.
    • Realise that we win when we collaborate — and that everyone misses out when we don’t.

    Passion for progress

    • Our differences are our strength. Widen and mix up your network of connections.
    • Difficult things can take unexpected directions. Stick with it.
    • Make feedback positive and expansive, not negative and narrow.
    • The essence of progress is that it can’t stop. Grow with it and own your own progress.

    Be your brilliant self

    • Be quirky not egocentric.
    • Recognise the power in saying ‘I don’t know’.
    • Make trust our default position.
    • Hold strong opinions lightly.

    Arm has a responsibility to ensure that all employees are eligible to live and work in the UK.

    Please note we are hiring for multiple engineers at this location. 




    ARM Benefits


    Your particular benefits package will depend on position and type of employment and may be subject to change. Your package will be confirmed on offer of employment. Arm’s benefits program provides permanent employees with the opportunity to stay innovative and healthy, ensure the wellness of their families, and create a positive working environment.

    • Annual Bonus Plan
    • Discretionary Cash Award
    • Group Personal Pension Plan with enhanced company contribution
    • Medical, Travel, Health & Life Insurances
    • Holiday, 25 days annual leave with option to buy an additional 5 days per year
    • Sabbatical, 20 paid days every four-year of service
    • Volunteering, One (1) paid working day each year (TeamARM)
    • Varies by location: cycle to work, free car parking, gym on site, team and social events

    About Arm

    Arm® technology is at the heart of a computing and connectivity revolution that is transforming the way people live and businesses operate. From the unmissable to the invisible; our advanced, energy-efficient processor designs are enabling the intelligence in 86 billion silicon chips and securely powering products from the sensor to the smartphone to the supercomputer. With more than 1,000 technology partners including the world’s most famous business and consumer brands, we are driving Arm innovation into all areas compute is happening inside the chip, the network and the cloud.

    With offices around the world, Arm is a diverse community of dedicated, innovative and highly talented professionals. By enabling an inclusive, meritocratic and open workplace where all our people can grow and succeed, we encourage our people to share their unique contributions to Arm's success in the global marketplace.

    About the office

    At our global HQ in Cambridge, England we house the majority of our engineering and our corporate groups that deliver our extraordinary success. As a world-renowned university town, Cambridge boasts both a beautiful countryside and a historical town center. Local activities include punting on the River Cam and the many museums that reside within Cambridge University.

    Cambridge, UK - Global HQ
    Arm Ltd.
    110 Fulbourn Road
    GB-CB1 9NJ
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