Head of Development

7 days left

Location
London
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
04 Jun 2018
Closes
02 Jul 2018
Ref
00083108
Contact
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Function
IT
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Due to continued business growth a hands-on Head of Development is required to join this dynamic, fun and experienced IT consultancy based in London. They are a small company providing a range of services, from consultancy and audits, Salesforce CRM implementations (Sales/Service/Marketing Cloud/Pardot), Force.com platform and custom app developments and integrations through to Managed Services, all for Publishers.

The Head of Development is a key appointment, the successful candidate will establish the company technology vision, strategy, and plans for growth and be responsible for all technology developments. They will supervise the IT team and oversee and instil the systems and quality assurance processes.

The Head of Development will focus on maintaining and improving all technology facets of the company. In addition, they will work with the Senior Management Team to generate business: working with publisher clients, responding to RFPs and providing guidance on optimising business processes and selecting technical solutions.

The main responsibilities for the position include:

- Establish the company's technical vision and lead all aspects of the company's technology developments
- Oversee the company's strategic direction, development and future growth.
- Generate business, responding to RFPs and requests for audits and reviews.
- Provide leadership and management to IT team members.
- Establish software development processes and set objectives.
- Ensure the company's technological processes and service comply with all requirements, laws, and regulations.
- Supervise quality assurance processes, integration, and system tests.
- Supervise workflow of the IT department to ensure timely delivery of software solutions.
- Develop long term plans to sustain and support the business, anticipating future trends.
- Software development, specifically Apex and Visualforce and JavaScript.

To be considered for this vacancy, you will need at least 10 years' experience aligning technology solutions to business needs. Hands on, in-depth experience is required of Salesforce (Apex and Visualforce). With knowledge of, JavaScript, SQL Server, Web Services and Restful APIs. You will be required to spend time ensconced with the Technology Team delivering to clients as well as stepping back, looking at the big picture and setting strategy. This is an excellent opportunity for any Senior Developers or Tech Leads looking to take the next step in their career.

You will need the ability to absorb all relevant information before arriving at conclusions and presenting to stakeholders, demonstrating strong written and oral communication and presentation skills.

Salary dependant on experience.

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