Development Manager

£60,000 | Leeds | Permanent
Posted 2 months ago

IQ Tech are hiring for an experienced Development Manager to join our client, a leading software services specialist based in Leeds, West Yorkshire.

From your deep background in software development, you will inspire, lead, manage and grow a team of highly skilled software engineers and will be working within the Engineering Division of our clients Group. This division produces market-leading software.

Skills and Experience Required:-


• Strong practical experience of Agile principles and Scrum methodology.
• Strong practical experience of Continuous Software Delivery.
• Experience of microservice architecture and building scalable solutions.
• In-depth experience of .NET Framework 4.0 (C#) or above to deliver commercial online applications (Web API, MVC, WebForms) and associated service layers.
• Strong practical experience of using HTML, JS and CSS.
• Strong practical experience of data access technologies such as ADO.NET and ORMs.
• Strong practical experience of TSQL and designing, configuring, deploying, optimising and maintaining distributed SQL Server databases.
• Experience of UML; creating and communicating solution models to multiple audience types.
• Strong practical experience of unit testing and automated testing technologies and approaches such as TDD, DDD and BDD.


• Experience of UI, Performance or Load Automation (Selenium).
• Strong practical experience of XML technologies such as XSD, XSLT, XPATH and XQUERY.
• Experience of the Microsoft Azure platform.
• Experience of RESTful and XML (SOAP) Web services.
• Experience of OAuth 2.0.
• Experience of mobile application development (WP, iOS, Android)
• Experience of javascript frameworks (Angular, React)
• Comfortable with Git (BitBucket).

The Role:-

As a highly engaged, confident and motivated member of the management team, you will provide the energy necessary to steer and supervise team members throughout the entire software development lifecycle to deliver a wide range of large and complex requirements that meet stringent standards of quality. You will cultivate a winning, determined and performance focused culture coupled with the privilege to coach and mentor engineers to maximize their quality and productivity.

For products under your ownership you will ensure the development of professional solutions underpinned by first-class engineering processes and practices, code and testing. Through your proficiency in planning and organizing teams and projects, you will endeavor to complete and deliver all work items within agreed timescales and report project progress/risks as required by the business. You will co-ordinate closely with key business functions and represent the voice of the development function to facilitate wider business decision making.

This role offers a competitive salary and benefits including:- Pension, Bonus, Season Ticket Loan, Life Assurance, Private Medical Insurance, Childcare Vouchers, Tastecard, Cycle to Work Scheme and more.

Please apply now for immediate consideration or contact Georgina at IQ Tech on 01423 878 660 for further details.

For more information about this role, please contact:

Sam Baillie
01423 878 679

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