Software Development Manager

Spectrum IT Recruitment (South)
17 May 2017
16 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Software Development Manager

An award winning and forward thinking technology organisation requires a Software Development Manager, preferably with Scrum Master experience, to join them at an exciting time for their business.

This position will suit a Software Development Manager in the early stages of their managerial career who will be looking to expand their experience into a Software Development Manager capacity.

The Software Development Manager will be required to bring excellent technical and leadership skills to the role, managing a small and talented development team in a fast paced environment.

The Software Development Manager will have a preference for working in an SME environment, managing teams and liaising with other management accordingly.

In addition the successful Software Development Manager will have the following skills and experience:

  • Experience of working in a Software Development Management role within an in-house Agile development environment.
  • Experience of performing Scrum Master duties.
  • Knowledge and hands on experience of using Agile tools.
  • Experience of working with Jira, Trello or Redmine.
  • Previous hands on experience with either Java, PHP, C++ or Ruby.
  • Experience of working closely with Software Testers or Test teams.
  • Knowledge and experience of using MYSQL or SQL Server.
  • Degree qualified in relevant subject.
  • Knowledgeable in the operation and configuration of Windows and Linux/Unix systems.
  • Experience of prioritising and managing multiple activities.
  • Enthusiasm for change and learning new technologies.

The responsibilities of the Software Development Manager will include:

  • Line management responsibilities for the development team resource.
  • Represent the development team when working with other departments.
  • To plan, monitor and report progress on development projects.
  • Responsibility for Agile Sprint planning and daily stand ups.
  • Reporting to IT Director.

To apply for this position, please email