Head of Development - Have global technical ownership!

Expiring today

Recruiter
Understanding Recruitment
Location
City Of London, London
Salary
85000.0000
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Head of Development - Have global technical ownership!

I am looking for a Head of Development with good experience of managing the development of large-scale digital & web applications, leading global Agile teams and embedding best practice. You will be taking on a brand new role which has been formed as part of my client's continued commitment to improving it's software delivery capabilities.

Based near Liverpool Street Station, Central London as the Head of Development you'll be expected to lead and mentor a team of over 50+ engineers including 3 Managers and QA. With the vast majority of these individuals being based in the US and India experience of managing remote teams is essential, you should expect to spend about a third of your time travelling.

My client is a very successful digital & corprate communications agency (incl Ad Tech, Marketing Automation) who work with a range of small to large clients across a wide variety of industries including finance and investments. The current products utilise Sitecore & Drupal CMS, C#, .NET, MVC, Angular / JavaScript, Web API, PHP / LAMP and RESTful Services and AWS Cloud.

Skills required for the role of Head of Development:

  • Experience managing the development of large-scale digital & web applications
  • Managing remote global development teams
  • Passion for best practice, Agile and embedding automated testing & CI/CD
  • A keeness to help shape the software engineering vision of a company

Head of Development - Have global technical ownership!

Salary: £85-110k (depending on experience) + bonus 10%+ + remote, flexible & home working + pension + private health + childcare vouchers + subsidised gym membership

Location: nr Liverpool Street Station, Central London

Apply now for further information on this excellent opportunity!

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