Head of Software Development - Casino/Gambling/eGaming

Pixel Hires
£80,000 - £90,000 (neg) + bonus + benefits
02 Aug 2017
31 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Head of Software Development - Casino/Gambling/eGaming

Location: Birmingham

Salary: £80,000 - £90,000 + bonus + benefits

Keywords: C#, C++, Web, Software, Developer, Manager, Gambling, Casino, eGaming, Slots, Unity, Director, Head of, Gaming, Mobile, Web, Birmingham

Head of Software Development with C#, C++, HTML(5), CSS(3) and JavaScript expertise is highly sought by an industry leading, multiple award winning casino based in Birmingham.

In this position, you will manage the various software/web development functions across the company including the development of their 2D/3D games across mobile, tablet and desktop platforms, web development (for their website, registrations, landing pages etc) and back-end development teams (C++). These 3 teams comprise of around 40 employees and you'll work closely with the department Heads to help assess, evaluate and streamline multiple areas including the development tech stack, processes and methodologies across the full product lifecycle.

A key aspect to this position is to help facilitate significant growth across the business and you'll be tasked with helping to make the business robust and scalable as they continue to grow by moving into new International markets and diversifying the product offering.

You will recognise good performance, identify and manage under performance and represent their development teams at senior management level. In addition, you will ensure their games development team is performing at its optimum level by creating and developing a culture of teamwork and collaboration within the team. This is a mostly a 'hands off' development position but we are keen to speak with development managers from a coding background who are involved in coding reviews on a regular basis and have managed large teams of software developers.

Key skills for this position:

- Excellent knowledge of C# and C++ development
- Excellent web development skills (HTML, CSS, JavaScript)
- Experience in the Casino/Gambling/eGaming industry is essential!
- Experience within an Agile (SCRUM) environment
- Experience managing large software development teams (teams of 25+)

Bonus points for.

- Mobile development experience (iOS, Android)

Therefore, if you are a highly skilled and experienced Software Development Manager with excellent team management, software development and casino/gambling/eGaming expertise then send in your CV today to be considered for this opportunity.