Software Development Manager - Agile, Microsoft .Net

Ignite Digital
£55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus
20 Apr 2017
20 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A leading international digital media and Ecommerce company seek an experienced Software Development Manager to lead their internal development team,

Your key responsibilities will include:

Responsible for a great group of developers and making them greater. You'll evaluate and coach developers to continually improve their performance as both technologists and employees
To be accountable for the success of one or more projects assigned to you. Each project will have a cross-team, cross-functional group of people assigned to it.
To be accountable for the team's quality, timely delivery and the project's success. You're also the team's advocate within the company, getting them everything they need to be successful
Effortlessly switching between big picture thinking and nit-picking detail.

Skills and Experience Required:

You will demonstrate a strong track record and ability to manage and develop high performing development teams. You will genuinely passionate and excited about what you do and will be both a strong leader and team player. Your skills will also include:

Experience with agile development projects (Lean/Kanban)
Strong knowledge of developing Microsoft Software Solutions (.Net, C#, ASP.Net, SQL Server, MVC)
Ability to solve problems with the right mix of creativity and deep analysis.
Proactively identify project, people and organisational problems and provide well-thought-out solutions to them.
Previous experience of delivering Web based applications and solutions, experience of Ecommerce or retail solutions is desirable but not essential

In return you will receive a very competitive salary with excellent benefits package that includes fantastic opportunities for development and promotion, matched pension contributions and various life style and health benefits.