Development Manager

Clearwater People Solutions
From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
14 Feb 2017
14 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client, based in Uxbridge, London is currently recruiting for a Development Manager to join their fantastic, expanding company on a permanent basis.

The ideal candidate will have experience managing and supporting a technical team looking at ways to streamline how the team and business is working. You must be confident to go out to the business to discuss new strategies and work with senior management to make sure that teams have appropriate resources to deliver products effectively into the targeted market.

Key responsibilities for Development Manager:

·Work with senior management to understand business needs and identify where you can streamline processes

·Ensure delivery against the resources that are already put into place

·Work with the Product Manager to understand the systems functional and non-functional requirements

·Collaborate with management to define the product vision

·Provide a software development plan that meets future needs of clients and the market

·Coordinate release and sprint planning

·Conduct daily Scrum meetings

·Provide leadership and guidance to coach, motivate and lead a team to perform to a high level

Key skills and experience:

·Management / leadership experience in a software development / technical organisation

·The ability to understand coding to review and recognise bad code

·Knowledge of Microsoft .Net framework (ASP.Net, Web Forms, MVC, Windows applications and services)

·Strong understanding of the software development lifecycle

·Proven track record of getting products to market using Scrum or Agile

·A record of successful delivery of software applications

·Experience working within an Agile environment is essential

·Experience of leading or participating daily Scrum meetings is essential

*** You must be prepared to take a technical test if successful in gaining an interview***

To discuss your suitability for this role further, please call Georgia Harris on 01293 813858 or simply apply as instructed.

Please note: If you have not been contacted regarding your submission within 2 weeks your application has been unsuccessful for this role only.

Keywords: Development Manager / Software Manager / Scrum / Agile / Application Manager / Product Manager / Uxbridge / London / Greater London / Hillingdon / Civic Centre / West London