Software Development Manager (Java 8, AWS, mobile apps, streaming)

£140,000 | London | Permanent

Posted 8 days ago


Software Development Manager (Java 8, AWS, mobile apps, streaming)

Our client bleeding edge technology organisation with a gigantic UK/ European presence. The role is within a truly forward-thinking organisation and is a well-established household name. We are seeking a Head of Development to join our client's rapidly growing new London office. The Head of Development will be the driving force in the technical direction of the organisation with a remit to growing the Platform & Concepts Software team and defining the tools to use. You will lead and grow the technical the development function.

The Platform & Concepts Software team is responsible for the development of new Digital software projects which provides high volume data analysis support for cloud-based telemetry and visualisation of big data. The team is also responsible for building applications that run on the platform in Digital, Intelligent and other areas.

Core Requirements
Experienced in managing large recruitment programmes
You will come from a man management role with a strong, leading teams from 15 people+
You must have experience working in an agile development environment and growing a development team
Working with our client's Stakeholders, Programme and Development Leads, you will take responsibility on concurrent development projects.
We are looking for the successful candidate to have worked in a complex/ matrix environment and experience managing offshore teams.

About you

You are passionate about all things web, with a keen, broader interest in design, development, usability and technology.
You will have a responsive or adaptive experience you're not afraid of the backend, and happy to get your hands dirty when discussing methods with the team
You have experience working collaboratively with colleagues from multiple departments including non-technical teams such as sales and marketing.
You have a desire to adopt and put into practice emerging web
Excellent client facing skills with the ability to explain technically complex solutions and how they meet and fulfil business objectives
Identifying and architecting solution proposals for new business opportunities, and pitching to prospective clients
The ability to work efficiently and concurrently across multiple projects
Experience of building out a team and recruiting new skill sets as required by the business
Exposure to working with global teams (both client & internal) would be a distinct advantage

This is a fantastic role where you will need to have a high degree of energy, enthusiasm and commitment to succeed. The role is a brand new role and will require flexibility and creative thinking skills to relentlessly contribute towards making a truly great service. Candidates must be able to build and maintain good relationships with those around them - at all levels of the business. The client is offering a fantastic opportunity for career progression.

The salary package is market leading. In terms of package, you will be offered a competitive bonus structure, large pension and other exceptional benefits. Fantastic opportunity to join a great client in a high profile role, interviews scheduled, send CV ASAP to avoid disappointment.

Software Development Manager (Java 8, AWS, mobile apps, streaming)

InterQuest Group is acting as an employment agency for this vacancy. InterQuest Group is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of age, disability, gender, religion/belief, race, marriage, civil partnership, pregnancy, maternity, sex or sexual orientation. Please make us aware if you require any reasonable adjustments throughout the recruitment process.