Head of Development,

Tank Recruitment Limited
£40k - £45k pa + Benefits
17 Mar 2017
16 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
(Tank Recruitment, Head of Development, Agile Development Project Manager, Perm, £40k-£45k)

Key duties:

Overall responsibility for the development and delivery of software within the client. Overall responsibility for the management and maintenance of all existing software systems. Give clear directions and instructions to team members and stakeholders, to enable them carry out their duties effectively. Clarify the duties, roles and functions of team members and between them and their customers and stakeholders. Create and implement Project Plans for service delivery and implementation of new solutions. Manage staff in the delivery of projects and solutions and in the day-to-day running of the service. Feedback project progress to the business and keep key stakeholders and customers informed and engaged. Align delivery with the corporate strategy and vision.

Essential experience and skill requirements:

- Exhibit strong leadership skills
- Be highly focused towards delivering the objectives and goals of the company
- Exhibit strong motivational skills to bring out the best in team members
- Experience of formalised project management methodologies e.g. Prince 2
- Experience of agile methodologies e.g. Scrum
- Strong background in software development ideally with experience of SOLID principles , Test Driven Development and N-Tier development
- Knowledge and understanding of C# and the .net environment in order to support the team and carry out code reviews.
- Over 5 years of commercial software development experience and 2 years of service management experience
- Good crises management skills to handle pressure from project challenges

Desirable experience:

- Experience of web development and managing websites
- Experience of html5, css, javascript and Javascript frameworks.
- Experience of PHP.
- Experience of managing and delivering software delivery in a photographic production environment.

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