Team Leader & Hands-on Software Developer

£45000 - £55000/annum Bonus & Benefits
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Software Development Team Leader (Hands-on Developer)
Location: Exeter, Devon
Salary: to £55k plus bonus & benefits

My client is a world leader in their field, providing leading edge software solutions to clients across the globe from their base in Exeter, Devon.

They are looking for an experienced Software Development Team Leader to join their growing team.

Overview of Role:
To provide technical leadership (with a focus on desktop C#, enterprise Java and modern web frameworks), in collaboration with Content Strategy and Product Management colleagues so that new technical solutions and working practices support business goals.
To develop and maintain class leading support solutions.
Line management responsibility for the team of developers - including supporting and coaching them with a view to improving efficiency, quality and consistent delivery to plan.

Experience/Skills Required:
Significant hands-on coding experience within a software development and maintenance team with at least 2 years in the role of team-lead and/or technical architect.
Hands on development experience.
In-depth experience of developing enterprise and desktop systems using either Java or C# as a base language.
HTML5 and modern JavaScript libraries.
Technical working practices such as BDD, TDD, Test Automation and Continuous Integration/delivery.
Experience of using Agile development methodologies and scrum techniques.

Excellent written & verbal communication skills - must be able to communicate effectively at all levels. Strong interpersonal, management, presentation and negotiating skills.

Previous experience of effective team management - delivering on commitments and building a high-performing team.

Please send CV for further details.

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