Digital Application Development Manager

Glasgow, UK
19 Sep 2019
29 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Digital Application Development Manager


Our client is looking for an experience digital application manager who will be responsible for a team developing a number of mission-critical Java based digital applications as well as actively progressing the strategic digital landscape in SalesForce on a global scale. This position combines managerial responsibilities, leading and managing several teams with the ability to provide technical guidance, support and direction to a team of application specialists. The ideal candidate is someone who has worked in an internet facing application development environment and has excellent technical and interpersonal skills.

Main duties/responsibilities

  • You will work with the Head of IT to establish priorities, allocate appropriate resources to ensure that projects within the portfolio are completed within committed time/budget.
  • Technical design authority working in conjunction with the Solutions Architect on solution design. Determine delivery plans, work breakdown structures, provide estimates, and allocate technical resources
  • Application analysis/ design, development and implementation planning phases of the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) process adhered to within International Markets IT
  • Management of geographically distributed digital application teams, currently consisting of full stack Java developers, Front-end developers and proprietary application support teams. Prioritising the work that needs to be done against the capacity and capabilities of the team
  • Develop and implement application development policies, standards, procedures and governance controls.

Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related discipline, 7+ years hands-on digital development experience with at least 3 yrs. acting as a senior software development or an equivalent role.
  • Proven experience in delivering digital projects and products
  • Proven experience using a range of agile project management methods
  • Proven experience balancing multiple priorities and dealing with ambiguity
  • Knowledge of Java 8, J2EE technologies, Spring, Spring Security, and Hibernate frameworks, JSP, JQuery, JavaScript, Spring MVC, Angular.
  • Understanding of SQL database design and development, preferably with MS SQL Server
  • Understanding of the SalesForce ecosystem.

If you think that you are a suitable candidate for this role then please get in touch with Elisha on or on 01412122394.

McGregor Boyall is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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