Head of Software Development - Edinburgh City Centre
Salary: £60K - £70K per annum
Head of Software Development required to join our client in Edinburgh City Centre. This is a challenging role in which you will be accountable for the technical solutions across a talented technical team and will be a leading point of contact in the delivery of industry leading applications.
This is a great time to join an organisation who are enjoying a sustained period of growth. You can expect a range of fast paced, new software development work - they are working on a wide range of modern projects which should be hugely relevant and interesting. They are putting a huge emphasis on Agile delivery, so experience delivering using appropriate methodologies and embedding the latest software standards and practices will be very desirable.
We are looking for you to manage, lead and inspire a talented team of developers whilst continually driving cutting edge technical solutions. As such you must be able to demonstrate a strong technical knowledge of, and background working with, ASP.NET, C# and SQL.
The ideal candidate will have a passion for Software Development, be eager to research and implement the latest technologies & practices and posses strong stakeholder management skills as influencing key business leaders and maintaining relationships with third party suppliers will be key to the role.
Key Skills and Experience:
** Knowledge and experience of the full software development lifecycle methods and tools
** Provide technical direction to the company and lead architectural discussions and design decisions.
** Experience delivering software products using an Agile methodology (Scrum)
** Strong technical background with Microsoft technology - ASP.NET, C#, SQL,
** Ability to manage, lead and develop a team of Software Engineers
** Define Software Engineering Standards and Best Practices
** Strong Stakeholder Management - ability to influence
** Strong commercial awareness
This is an incredible opportunity for a Software Development Manager to join a very fast-growing organisation at a great time. You will be fundamental to their growth plans and be given responsibility for designing cutting edge Software Solutions.
If this sounds interesting, please apply straight away, or call Murray Simpson for an informal chat.
Head of Software / Head of Software Development / Software Development Manager / Software Manager / Dev Manager / Solutions Architect / Solution Design / Technical Architect / Software Architect / Software Design / .Net Architect / Web Platforms / ASP.NET / C# / SQL / Permanent / Edinburgh / Lothian / Fife / Falkirk / Stirling