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Senior Software Development Manager

Senior Software Development Manager

Ampthill, MK45 2PL

£65-75,000

MH47634

Mary Hirst

01923 224481

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This is an exciting opportunity for a Senior Software Development Manager with strong man management skills to join a world leading provider of advanced solutions to the defence sector, working on leading edge software projects. *** Due to the nature of the work, Security Clearance will be required so we can only consider long term British nationals of single British nationality.

As part of an integrated team you will be contributing to the development of current and future products, planning and executing deliverables for enterprise wide software – a mix of bespoke development and commercial off the shelf products.

The Specification - Senior Software Development Manager

The successful candidate will offer significant experience managing large software development teams in agile working environments.

Key areas of Responsibility

* Leading a variety of Application Development Projects and end-user facing service environments
* Providing leadership and building relationships with the ability to form partnerships to drive consensus, identify and address issues
* Demonstrate knowledge of industry trends to infuse technological innovations to enhance solutions, service delivery and optimize cost
* Oversee the development of complex windows based software - ERP Solutions, Bespoke products developed on .Net platform
* Grow and maintain the Applications portfolio


Skills sought

The successful candidate will have experience in the planning and execution of Applications Development deliverables and milestones and will enjoy the challenge of overseeing the day to day operations of a highly skilled development team. Experience in the following areas:

* Experience of leading a variety of Application Development Projects and end-user facing service environments
* A technical background ideally in software development and full understanding of the full development life cycle
* Knowledge of Electronic Document Management Systems
* ITIL Foundation certified and Prince 2 Foundation preferred
* Ability to understand business work flows, create new workflows and test scripts
* Ability to manage and focus team on agreed priorities, under pressure and to SLA's
* Excellent written and verbal communication skills at both a technical and business level
* Strong analytical problem solving skills

A bonus if you have:

A background in the defence sector, or software engineering for complex client server systems
A knowledge of Commercial Off the Shelf products (COTS), including Doors or PLM tools
Benefits of the post:


Join a well established, large, global company working to professional engineering standards
Plenty of scope for career progression within different teams within this major employer of IT personnel

Full benefits package including quality pension scheme, healthcare, flexi-time permitted

In return you can expect all the benefits of working for a modern and forward thinking employer. If you’re looking for a top notch opportunity with a major employer then we’d love to hear from you, please apply now for immediate consideration.


To apply: please send your CV to
mary_h@informatiq.co.uk
01923 224481

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