Software Development Manager

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    Cardiff, Wales

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    James SpenceEvans

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    4 months ago

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Software Development Manager
Cardiff - permanent (salary competitive + excellent benefits)

We are looking for energetic Software Development Manager to help further develop and mentor our talented software team. You will be working on delivery of new software products in the transport industry, using current technologies and techniques in an Agile environment. Working from our clients' centrally located Cardiff office, you will be managing a locally based team. The successful candidate will report to the Director of Software Development and will play a key role in defining and implementing the development strategy.

Some of the skills and experience we would require in a candidate are:


  • Technical background ideally with experience of large-scale transaction processing systems in the Java ecosystem
  • Experience of the full software development lifecycle
  • Proven track record of leading, managing and coaching successful software teams
  • An eye for quality and experience of delivering to tight timescales
  • Comfortable presenting and communicating to all levels of the organisation
  • Automated test experience
  • Hands of development capability in either Java or Javascript frameworks

Desirable skills

  • Experience of Angular or similar JavaScript frameworks
  • Having worked in a continuous delivery or deployment environment in the past
  • Experience of micro-service architecture
  • Knowledge of Scrum, Kanban and scaled agile frameworks
  • Hands on development capability
  • Familiarity with UX/UI design approaches

If you feel you have the pre-requisite skills, please click 'apply' in the first instance.