Software Engineering Manager

Recruiter
Exact Sourcing Limited
Location
Cambridge
Posted
12 Jan 2018
Closes
10 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are you an experienced Software Engineering Manager? Have experience of organising a team of Software Engineers, driving innovation and a quality mindset across the team in order to lead them to successful delivery of a company`s vision? Then this could be the role for you! As Software Engineer Manager you will be responsible for the product development team's career development plans to ensure they have the appropriate skills and knowledge for delivery of current and future technology. This role requires an experienced Software Engineering manager who can lead, coach and mentor the team, looking at the bigger picture whilst supporting the team to achieve results. The Role - Responsible for developing individual staff and the team, including mentoring and coaching, ensuring appropriate skills are maintained and new skills are acquired at the required pace to ensure project successful delivery. - Line manages to Principal and Senior Product Development Engineers. - Collaborates with the Product Owners and other stakeholders to ensure the product development team understand business and product requirements. - Understands and participates in technical discussion and decisions to ensure that the product timing, quality and functional requirements are met. - Schedule the provision of resources, monitor progress to plan and take appropriate action to satisfy the plan for delivery, leading discussions on compromise and alternative plans as required. - Empowers the product development team to own and improve the Agile delivery processes and tools used for them. Essential - Strong proven understanding of full software development lifecycle and the processes surrounding it. - Experience in management of multi-disciplinary technical staff. - Excellent communication skills, being able to talk at technical and non-technical levels, as well as good presentation skills. - Ability to work with other technical managers to coordinate and understand shared requirements. - Proven experience in coaching and mentoring team members. - Good knowledge of Continuous Integration & Delivery methodologies and how to implement. - Ability to influence and manage internal stakeholders, to ensure stakeholder and customer goals and objectives are understood and met within agreed prioritization. - Ability to work to deadlines, understanding of processes and workflows both alone and within a team. - High personal integrity and self-motivation with a can-do, will-do attitude. Desirables - Microsoft .NET development stack knowledge. - Architectural and solution design skills for distributed and cloud-hosted technologies. If you think the Software Engineering Manager role sounds like the perfect opportunity for you, then we`d love to hear from you! To apply for the Software Engineering Manager role, please email (url removed) with your CV or call (Apply online only). We very much look forward to hearing from you and will be reviewing all applications over the next 2 to 3 weeks. If you are selected we will be in contact and if not, we will be keeping your details on file for any future vacancies. Please follow us on Twitter (@ExactSourcing) or ‘like` us on Facebook to keep updated with any future opportunities. Exact Sourcing is an equal opportunities employment agency