Software Development Manager

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  • Permanent
  • £70,000 - £80,000 (GBP)
  • Swindon, England, United Kingdom
    and remote
  • ASAP

We are looking for a Software Development Manager to be responsible for a Team of highly skilled Software Engineers.

Description

We are looking for a Software Development Manager to be responsible for a Team of highly skilled Software Engineers.

 Key Responsibilities: -

  • Delivery of high-quality software into production
  • Drive continuous improvement within the team and across engineering through the Community of Practice
  • Effective line management, coaching and support of a team of developers
  • With other leads, ensure consistency of ways of working, standards and tools
  • Accountable for monitoring and improving owned services in production

 

Key Deliverables: -

  • Actively lead and contribute to the design, implementation & testing of the platform
  • Mentor and transfer knowledge to developers of all levels
  • Management of direct reports by:
  • Monitoring the quality of the team's performance and providing regular feedback against the agreed goals.
  • Career development and training
  • Assessment of new requirements for impact and estimation
  • Take responsibility for the effective resolution of issues as they arise
  • Proactively contribute to the technical evolution of the PPS platform
  • Liaise with other team leaders and architects to ensure technical integrity of the solutions

 

Skills: -

Technical

Significant commercial experience of: -

  • Java 8 and above
  • SQL
  • Springboot, Hibernate
  • Microservices & RESTful API development
  • DevOps culture and practices
  • TDD & BDD
  • OO analysis & design
  • Agile practices

 

Experience of the following would be beneficial: -

  • AWS services
  • Junit, Web Driver, Cucumber
  • XML/JSON
  • System architecture and Design Patterns
  • Working with large databases
  • HTML, CSS & Javascript
  • Tools: Git, Ant, Maven, Tomcat, Apache, Jenkins etc.

Skills

IT Infrastructure Expertise
DevOps
IT Infrastructure Products
Amazon AWS
Management Frameworks and Business Modelling
Agile
Scrum
Programming Languages & Frameworks
HTML
Hibernate (ORM)
JSON
Java
JavaScript
SQL
Spring MVC
XML
Software Development
API
Microservices
REST
Software Development Tools
Apache Tomcat
Git
Jenkins

Industry Experience

IT
Finance & Insurance