Software Design and Development Manager

Morgan Turner
£45,000 - £50,000 + Bonus + Car
12 Jul 2017
11 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client, a market leader, is currently recruiting a highly passionate, motivated and enthusiastic Software Design and Development Manager to join their expanding and successful team.

You will be responsible for the day-to-day operation of the Software Development function across the Group. The role focuses on design software solutions, manage a multi-disciplined software development team, project management and liaising with key business stakeholders to understand, define and drive the long-term strategy and product/solution roadmap or software solutions across the group. You should have a minimum of 5 years experience in software Development and project management and be educated to degree level in Computer Science or Software Engineering.

Reporting to the IT Director, your duties will include:

Lead, inspire, motivate and manage a multi-disciplined software development team
Work closely with business analysts to gather, understand and review business requirements
Translate business requirements into technical specifications
Advise directors on digital solutions and technologies to meet business medium and long term goals
Provide technical direction for development, testing and deployment of software solutions
Provide technical direction to software developers while mentoring and supporting technical decisions
Work close with IT Group Director to implement technical solutions in line with the overall IT strategies
Manage projects – backlog estimation, planning, identify risks, allocate resources and progress updates.
Ensure team members follow development guidelines and meet internal quality procedures to deliver high quality solutions
Work with senior developers to introduce new technologies and architect enterprise solutions
Technical Skills and Expertise

Visual Studio 2013+, IIS8, SVN, GIT, TFS, ASP.Net, .Net MVC 4+, WCF, Web API, C#, XML, Web Services, HTML5, SharePoint 2013, SQL, LINQ, Cloud technology - Microsoft Azure, Design Patterns, UNIT testing, Test Driven Development, N-Tier, Domain Driven Design, SOLID Principles, UML Design, Agile project management, SCRUM, business analysis, consulting, technical support.
In return the company offer an excellent salary and benefits.