Software Development Manager

Job Description

Software Development Manager
Newcastle upon Tyne
£45k approx

As a Software Development Manager you will lead a team of software developers who are responsible for delivering world class digital products and services.

You will be working on a number of software engineering initiatives which will primarily involve:

• Building robust products in .NET or JavaScript
• Bringing a fresh perspective to development processes
• Ensuring delivery of working software regularly in line with product roadmaps
• Upholding a strong engineering culture

As a Software Development Manager you can also expect to spend some time coordinating work with product managers and designers, coaching software developers to improve their technical skills and helping to plan future projects.

Key Skills for the Software Development Manager:
• BS Degree in Computer Science (or equivalent).
• Experience with .NET Framework 4.5 and above.
• Experience with ASP.NET MVC, Web API and/or WCF services.
• Solid understanding of object oriented design and experience implementing formal software design patterns.
• Solid understanding of REST principles.
• Experience designing and developing multi-tiered architectures in a SOA (service-oriented architecture) environment.
• Experience utilising unit testing and mocking frameworks such as MSTest, NUnit, Moq or similar tools.
• Proficient in working with SQL and/ or other database technologies.
• Knowledge of web languages such as NodeJS and Angular.
• Experience working within an agile environment and be a passionate advocate of these practices.
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
• Ability to multi-task, manage changing priorities and multiple assignments in a fast-paced environment.
• Experience coaching and mentoring a strong software development team.

If you are interested in the advertised position for Software Development Manager please ‘Register your interest’ through the requested method and we will be in touch shortly with regards to your suitability for the role.

Sharpe Recruitment Ltd is a North East based consultancy, dedicated to placing professionals in rewarding jobs throughout the North of England across a variety of disciplines including Digital Media, Design, Development, Creative Advertising, Sales & Marketing, Tech & IT.

Job Skills

Software Development Manager, Development Team Lead, C#.NET, SQL, Agile, DevOps

Additional Information

  • Salary:£40000 - £45000 per annum
  • Industry:IT
  • Location:Newcastle upon Tyne

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