Software Development Manager - Global Motorsports Brand

Major Players Ltd
London (Greater)
£60k - £70k pa + Benefits
13 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Software Development Manager - Global Motorsports Brand - £60,000 - £70,000 + benefits

Software Development Manager - The Client

Currently working with a world renowned motorsport brand with UK offices based in London and Kent. With a prestigious heritage and forward facing approach, they have diversified extensively after restructuring; have begun to explore new areas to enhance their market presence.

Software Development Manager - The Role

They are in the process of developing an extensive portfolio of digital products and are looking for someone to lead their Software Development team.

This will be both a leadership position to manage the diverse development team, and a hands on role to undertake all aspects of the software development process where necessary.

This role will also include some international travel to events/races.

Software Development Manager - Your Responsibilities

  • To lead the software team, managing a cross functional team to design and build high quality digital products for their global network.
  • Take ownership of the full Service Development Life-cycle, from initial research and gathering of requirements, to end testing and integration.
  • Ensure all projects are conducted in line with business objectives, including on time and within budget.
  • Take a hands-on approach where necessary to ensure all aspects of the projects are delivered to a high quality.
  • Provide regular updates to group managers on projects and their process.
  • Research and understand new technologies, and implement them where applicable.

Software Development Manager - Your Skills

  • Degree in Computer Science field (or equivalent)
  • Experience in leading large scale, multi-discipline software projects (>£1m).
  • Extensive experience in C#, .Net, WCF, and Windows Services.
  • Experience in the following would be an advantage: Java, JavaScript, C++, SQL Server, Delphi.
  • Working knowledge of communication technologies such as HTML, Websockets, HTTP, SignalR etc.
  • Previous experience in working Object Orientated Design and UML.
  • Experience in using XML, XSLTs, and defining XSDs.
  • Experience in leading a diverse team, conducting planning, and delegating work accordingly.
  • Project/Programme Management qualification (e.g. PRINCE2 MSP, Agile)
  • Experience in forecasting, managing budgets, and working closely with suppliers.

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Contact: Harry Maguire

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