Software Group Leader

  • Location

    Manchester, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    IT

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Georgina Phipps

  • Contact email:

    Georgina.Phipps@experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    BBBH96714_1550145243

  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Duration:

    perm

  • Expiry date:

    2019-03-16

  • Start date:

    ASAP

Lead Software Developer
Salary up to £70k + benefits
Benefits incl: bonus, annual pay review, 26 days holiday, flexible working, annual salary review.


You'll be a hands-on and technical leader, with previous experience managing a team as an effective team player, actively leading and supporting the team in their day-to-day roles and personal development.

You'll need at least 3 years' experience working in an Agile Development environment, with significant experience in leading complex software projects with both internal and external parties.


Essential:

  • Significant experience in leading complex software projects with both internal and external parties through the entire development life-cycle, utilising agile approaches
  • Experience of delivering products through a team, utilising strong people management skills
  • Significant technical knowledge of cloud and enterprise solutions.
  • Knowledge and experience of applying principles and tool-sets supporting robust software delivery (Devops, QA, Agile, TDD, Continuous Integration, Git, Jira…)
  • Sound understanding of coding with first-hand experience of development
  • Proven ability to manage senior stakeholders and communicate at all levels
  • Degree or relevant equivalent experience preferred
  • A strong negotiator able to influence and deliver sound technical strategies in a global organisation
  • Experience of building and managing multiple internal and external relationships in complex stakeholder environments

Desirable:

  • Experience of delivering change in an organisation
  • Knowledge of Automotive Software
  • Knowledge / experience of working with or deploying DevOps toolsets (AWS / GCP, Docker, Kubernettees, Ansible etc…)
  • Knowledge / experience of working with or deploying cloud architectures.
  • Experience of delivering change in an organisation
  • Knowledge of systems engineering processes and principles
  • Negotiation and influencing skills


If you feel this is a match for your experience, please apply here or contact Georgina at Experis for more info!