Software Development Manager

Reed Technology
United Kingdom
£60k - £80k pa
06 Oct 2017
06 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
An established company in Southwest London is currently recruiting for a Software Development Manager to enhance and take their development team to the next level by defining and implementing new working practices and supporting toolsets. As a Development Manager, you will be managing and developing an established development team and working quite closely with Technical Architects, Product Owners, BA and QA teams. The development team is currently working on a new platform based on Java, Groovy and Grails with the front built with HTML5, CSS3, Bootstrap and AngularJS. The development team are currently in the early stages of Agile which means the successful candidate will have a proven experience of implementing Agile/Scrum. You will also be over-seeing the day to day operation of the team and defining best practices. The ideal candidate will have: * Hands-on development experience (a Java background will be beneficial) * Technical experience of around 5 years * Experience with Agile project management (Scrum/ Kanban) * Managing and leading teams, utilising strong communication skills This is a crucial role for the company as the succesful applicant will be shaping the end to end SDLC, defining what Agile means to the company and how the development team redefine themselves increasing efficiency and quality. This role will be 100% management so experience with Java development will be desired but not essential. If this Software Development Manager role would be of interest then please reply with your most up-to-date CV and I will give you a call to discuss the role in Reed Specialist Recruitment is an Employment Agency and an Employment Business for permanent and temporary recruitment. In response to your application Reed will contact you by phone, email or SMS to discuss it and related opportunities. You can opt out at any time using the links provided.
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