Development Manager

  • Location:

    Northampton, Northamptonshire

  • Sector:

    Senior & Executive Appointments

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  • Salary:

    £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits

  • Contact:

    Ryan Lockyer

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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Development Manager - Software, VBA, Microsoft, .Net, SaaS, SQL, PHP, CSS, HTML, Leadership, Full Software Development Lifecycle
£70,000 - 80,000 Per Annum

Our Northampton based client is currently searching for a Development Manager to lead a team of Developers / Engineers providing direction, mentorship and leadership for a team of 5 internal Software Development Engineers covering a range of technologies such as VBA, .Net, Microsoft, MS SQL / PostgresSQL, CSS, HTML, PHP etc.

The Development Manager will be responsible for:

  • Providing management and technical leadership throughout the full software development lifecycle
  • Liaise between product managers and the development team
  • Drive digital product innovation
  • Design and Architect future state solutions
  • Determine software development strategy
  • Manage, coach and develop the software development team
  • Utilise external development support when needed (contract/freelance)
  • Ensure practices and technology is kept up to date as needed

The Company:

The client in question is an international technology organisation who are utilising technology to improve and test consumer products covering research, consultancy, testing, accreditation and certification. They currently operate in over 50 countries across the world and are keen to utilise the Northampton tech team to push growth of the business.

Key skills and experience:

  • Software Development Team Management / Leadership
  • Experience Coaching, Developing, and Leading Developers
  • Knowledge of the Full Software Development Lifecycle
  • Experience Determining Strategy for Development Teams
  • Knowledge of technologies such as: SaaS, SQL, VBA, MS .Net, CAD, CSS, HTML, PHP, JSON, jQuery

This is a brilliant opportunity for a hands on Development Manager to join an international company who offer:

  • Starting salary £70,000 - £80,000 Per Annum
  • Pension Scheme
  • BUPA Medical
  • 25 Days Holiday (rising to 30)
  • Occasional Work from Home
  • Flexibility in working hours
  • Life Assurance
  • Online Discounts
  • Free Parking

If you have experience leading Software Development teams and like the sound of the above... Get in touch ASAP!

£70,000 - 80,000 Per Annum
Development Manager - Software, VBA, Microsoft, .Net, SaaS, SQL, PHP, CSS, HTML, Leadership, Full Software Development Lifecycle

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