Development Manager

65000.00 - 75000.00 GBP Annual + GBP65000 - GBP75000/annum
18 Jan 2019
15 Feb 2019
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Contract Type
Development Manager

We are seeking a Development Manager for a delivery business who are ambitious to improve the quality of their services.

As a Development Manager you will be working for a company that specialise in the delivery of high-value purchases, most of which are purchased via retailers websites. Your role will be to support and drive the continued growth, they have an exciting new opportunity for an experienced hands-on Development Manager who will positively lead the team to deliver multiple IT and Business Change Projects.

As a Development Manager you will be responsible for:

- Own systems and/or applications in terms of being fully accountable for the efficient, quality and effective implementation of the relevant technology roadmap
- You will be working closely within the organisation to implement, evolve, support and own the software components
- Providing architectural guidance to the Technical Manager/ team
- Ensure compliance to solution architectural design in the implementation of projects
- Estimation and forecasting of developments
- Resource planning and assignment of permanent and contract resources
- Build relationships with business leads, client and suppliers, ensuring alignment for delivery of the wider software and systems release schedule
- Leas daily stans-ups with development teams and effectively manage expectations of Business Stakeholders
- Ensure all relevant stakeholders are engaged

Skills, capabilities and experience required for the Role of Development Manager

- A proven track record in building high-performance, enterprise applications at scale, leading and coaching teams on complex software projects
- Proven track record delivering software using agile delivery methods
- Experience with development technologies ideally Python, MYSQL, PHP, Mongo, AWS, Angular
- Experience working with MVC/MVVM/MVP, design patterns
- Experience in building modern, scalable cloud-based SAAS solutions
- Experience in leading software development teams, preferably in small to medium entrepreneurial companies
- Excellent problem solving skills

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