Senior Software Development Manager-West Midlands!
Senior Software Development Manager- West Midlands!
If you want an easy role, this it’s not for you! Our client has embarked on a serioulsy big transformation piece. We need a Software Development Manager who wants to be part of this geninue trafsfromation project, who is seeking a trouble shooting opportunity. If you are the sort of software development manage who still likes to code, this is not for you. This role is business facing and managerial and it’s all about building internal business applications.
Senior Software Development Manager
About The Role
We are looking for a Senior IT Development Manager to lead a technical delivery team in providing high quality, cost efficient business solutions to support the societies operations and strategic direction, via their customer portals. Provide leadership and guidance, and sets the direction, for IT software development teams taking responsibility for the quality of the outputs of the teams. Ensure the agreed policies, processes and standards for the function are monitored and reports compliance with internal standards. Act as a key point of escalation for incidents and problem management.
A proven track record leading technical delivery teams with a solid understanding of the technologies, processes and architecture required for delivering high quality insightful solutions.
A deep understanding of the full software development lifecycle including both waterfall and agile delivery methodologies with the ability to mentor, motivate and shape high performing teams coupled with extensive experience in liaising with senior stakeholders and delivering successful change initiatives.
Extensive experience of various software delivery lifecycle methodologies (including agile frameworks and process such as Kanban and Scrum)
Experience designing and delivering solutions across multiple technology stacks, in particular web based applications, middleware platforms and common databases
Experience leading multidiscipline technology teams
The ideal candidate will have extensive experience a modern development environment having followed a development/architecture career path through to a senior management and leadership position including:
Extensive Digital experience via an on-line platform
Good appreciation of technology, modern development methodologies and good practices
Team leadership, mentoring, staff development and performance management
Stakeholder engagement, management and liaison (including both business and project)
Project planning execution and delivery
Preferred Technology Platforms
Microsoft .NET technologies
Client scripting langugaes
If you feel you are suitable, please apply.
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