IC Resources Ltd

Development Manager

North West England
18 Dec 2017
15 Jan 2018
Simon Allen
Specialist Area
Contract Type
Full Time

Development Manager



Salary is negotiable, depending on experience

You will lead software engineers in developing and maintaining applications focused on the engineering design components of company products

As Development Manager your responsibilities will be:

* To guide the team in the design and architecture of the products

* To deliver projects that span specific functionality

* To oversee the formation of Scrum teams ensuring team members are allocated appropriate depending on skills, experience and development needs, providing resource estimates and monitoring of team availability

* To undertake the role of Scrum Master as and when required

* To elicite and understand the requirements, feature design, scope planning, task breakdown and estimation, code development, regular reporting, documentation and delivery of timely solutions.

* To ensure all code is fully reviewed, unit tested and documented.

* To support budget management, development ideas, solution deigns and resource estimates

* To ensure sufficient staffing levels of software developers and product specialists within the team identifying any shortfall in skills

* To be compliant with all agreed internal and external quality frameworks

Key skills of the Development Manager:

* Degree or equivalent in Computer Science, Engineering or numerate subject

* Development of CAD/CAE solutions specifically around engineering design applications

* Knowledge of database driven solutions

* Knowledge of the Microsoft .NET development framework

* Highly skilled facilitator and organiser

* Proven experience of managing, leading and coaching others

* Experience of working on multi-location and multi-national software development projects

* Experience of writing software where performance and integrity are critical

* Strong management and leadership able to manage teams based in various locations

* Experience of leading high-performance technical teams

* Highly effective in a global and matrix environment

* Clear and engaging communication and presenting style

* Understand software architecture and design using Agile management

* Will challenge conventional thinking, managing risk and influencing a broad cross-section of stakeholders

* Builds rapport and robust relationships as well as influencing at all levels including

If you are a Development Manager seeking your next role in the Cambridge area and have excellent experience with software, specifically with the .NET framework, then get in touch to discuss.