Head of Software Engineering

Computer Futures
£80000 - £120000 per annum + Benefits
09 Mar 2018
15 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Head of Software Engineering 120,000 I am currently looking for a Head of Software Engineering with a good wealth of experience in technology delivery and strategy who is an effective communicator at senior managerial, technology and operational levels to join a well-established software house based in Birmingham. You will have an extensive software development background in both the commercial and corporate sectors with significant examples of solution design and deployment. You will need strong experience in delivering business requirements through close end user collaboration coupled with the ability to translate the requirements into software solutions. This is an outstanding opportunity to be a member of the executive management team responsible for all product development, testing and support both in the UK and US. Roles and Responsibilities: - Design and delivery of all of the company's product road maps - Management of a team of 25+ Developers, Testers and Support staff - Mentoring of other team members in the consulting, professional services and architecture design teams - Contributing to the day to day management of the company with a focus on sustained growth through technology innovation - Run daily stand-ups Required Experience: - Strong technical credentials, with at least 5 years' experience managing software development teams, ideally with some hands-on architectural or distributed systems experience - Experience working to Best Practice and ensuring this is adhered to - Experience working across the full development life cycle - Agile experience - A strong track record of project delivery - Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to present complex technical information in a clear and concise manner to a variety of audiences. If you feel you fit the above profile, please get in touch today by contacting Rachel on 0117 910 3333 or r . rickard @ computer futures .com. SThree UK and Ireland is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. - provided by Dice AGILE, SOFTWARE ENGINEERING