Software Development Manager/Team Leader - Java

  • Job Reference: AJP/Derby
  • Date Posted: 4 October 2020
  • Recruiter: E-Resourcing
  • Location: Derby
  • Salary: £70,000 to £90,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: 27 days hols, private health, pension
  • Sector: IT (general)
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Software Development Manager/Team Leader - Java

Initially remote working, but thereafter you would ideally be able to commute to Derby or Milton Keynes

Due to client growth there is a need for an experienced Development Manager to manage a small Digital Products team. You must have a strong knowledge and background in Java and be experienced managing a team of Developers. You need to be passionate about coding, yet happy not being hands on, but monitoring and ensuring your team of Developers are coding to the highest standard.

You will have responsibility for delivering quality software on time and within budget providing maximum business value.

Required Experience:

  • Experienced Java Development background
  • Experience of running software development teams and software project management
  • Experienced in monitoring and planning the performance of others
  • Excellent communication skills, coupled with the ability to effectively and authentically influence
  • Resilient and thrives on getting the job done with the team to drive success

Key Responsibilities:

  • Direct management and development of teams of developers and testers across multiple digital streams
  • Define the quality and productivity standards for the teams and personally review individual deliverables to ensure adherence
  • Review the Software Designs
  • Assist and mentor the development team; developing their coding skills to ensure a quality product
  • Structure and monitor the development team
  • Manage software development
  • Strong stakeholder management
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with Product Managers
  • Manage our development lifecycle processes

If the role sounds of interest and you feel you have the experience required please send me your CV and I will call you to discuss the role in more detail.