Software Development Manager - Business Systems, .NET

Applause IT
18 May 2017
17 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Software Development Manager - Business Systems, .NET

Chester, Cheshire - Commutable via Wirral, Warrington, North Wales

£50,000 to £60,000 plus car allowance + bonus + benefits

Highly successful and high tech UK Plc requires and experienced Software Development Manager (people and processes focus) due to recent re-organisation.

In this role you will further build, manage and lead a software development team (currently 10 strong and mostly placed by Applause IT) as well as implement technical strategy including methodologies, technologies, standards and third party solutions. The role requires excellent people skills, staff development capability and vision for the department.

The Development Manager will work closely with other parts of the business to ensure systems meet business needs and will be able to provide on-going support and changes to the software.

Required skills and experience:

Previous experience as development manager or team leader:

Minimum of 5-6 years developing commercial applications or Minimum of 3-4 years managing a team of developers

Solid experience of working in and implementing an Agile environment

Proven experience of Snr level management and good commercial acumen

Strong background in Microsoft technologies including C#, .NET, SQL, ASP.NET, MVC

Familiarity with automated build tools such as TeamCity and GIT or similar

Knowledge of SOLID design principles

Project Management and experience working with Systems Analysts and Business Analysts

Negotiation with customers and suppliers, estimation etc.

Previous experience of any ERP, Finance, Logistics, Supply Chain and/or Sales and Marketing type business systems, all advantageous

This opportunity offers excellent scope to deliver bets in class solutions for an award winning and highly successful UK business working in a sector that is thriving in the current economy

Excellent package inc competitive salary with annual review, bonus, pension, car allowance, health cover, other insurances, share save scheme, subsidised canteen, early Friday finish, free parking - all on all on offer here.

Please send CV now and call Tim Morris on to find out more.

Software Development Manager - Business Systems, .NET