Web Development Manager - Edinburgh

Evolve It Recruitment Ltd
£45-60k + benefits
25 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
I am working with a high profile and digitally savvy organisation based here in Edinburgh, who is currently looking to recruit a strategically minded Web Development Manager for a role leading a small in-house digital development team. My client takes a major role in developing and building many high profile digital, web and mobile projects that are on a scale that not many organisations can boast here in Scotland. This revised role will take their place as part of the senior leadership team. On top of managing a small team of developers (7), you will also look to take a strategic focus and deliver a wide range of technically challenging projects. You will need to be a strong technologist, but equally if not more important, will be your strategic focus and desire to deliver outstanding results in an innovative way. The requirements: - You will be a strong leader that can communicate with both technical and non-technical people - It is vital that you take an interest in the strategic focus of your project portfolio - As an accomplished delivery specialist, you will be comfortable working through the full software development lifecycle - You will have the ability to easily conceptualise ideas and requirements into technical specifications for your development team to produce - Strong project management experience, with an ability to scope and set appropriate budgets and timeframes across a broad range of technology projects - It is vital that you have polished presentation skills and can negotiate and influence senior stakeholders Ideally you will also keep a constant eye on emerging digital technologies and trends. You will also be confident in your ability to challenge the status quo, when it comes to both technology and the way things are done. It would also be ideal that your background includes time working in a consultancy or digital agency environment. The tech stack: - A solid background architecting and developing large scale, ideally enterprise level CMS driven websites and apps - A strong background developing Java web applications, under Tomcat/Apache using various open source frameworks like Spring, Hibernate, JPA. - Experience of SOAP and Restful web services - Any experience of mobile/tablet development is highly sought after - Strong knowledge of Agile development - Extensive experience of web technologies such as: HTML5, AJAX, JSON, XML, CSS3 and Node We are looking to submit CV's immediately with a closing date of Friday 22nd September, so if you are interested, please apply now!
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