Software Development Manager

HiFX Europe Ltd
02 Dec 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We’re recruiting for a Software Development Manager to join our digitally focussed team based in Bracknell, Berkshire. This is a great opportunity as you’ll be joining a brand new team which has a fintech start up culture where you can share your opinions and views.

We’re looking for people who think outside the box and can bring fresh ideas to the table. This is an opportunity where you’ll work with the latest technologies and develop our mobile app which has already reached a whopping 60 million downloads to date!

We enjoy a culture of fun, passion and humour; we run quarterly hackathons for the Development Team and if your idea is creative enough, you may see it rolled out to the business!

As the Development Manager, you’ll lead the development team whilst being hands on to deliver high quality end to end solutions. You’ll coach the team in the use of agile and scrum methodologies whilst mentoring the team by using your technical and soft skills to enhance their knowledge.

You’ll collaborate closely with key business stakeholders to outline the development roadmap and ensure that business goals have been met.

What you’ll be doing:


·Deliver the design, code and testing of products and focus on improving the cored product

·Analyse and understand the function and technical requirements with the Business Analysts and Product team

·Be the escalation point for Project Managers, Product Management and other Technical team members for development related issues

·Promote technical excellence and drive continual improvement


·Lead, manage and motivate a team of Team Leaders, Senior Software Developments, Software Developers and QA Analysts

·Conduct regular 121 meetings with your team to discuss performance

·Manage staff processes such as; recruitment, sickness, people management issues and salary reviews

What we’re looking for:

·Significant experience within a software development management role

·Experience of working within an agile environment

·Previous experience within ecommerce or digital payments

·HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript and JQuery

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