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Head of Development

Job Title: Head of Development
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH57246_1534513271
Contact Name: Sarah Mehran
Contact Email: s.mehran@parity.net
Job Published: August 17, 2018 14:41

Job Description

Head of development / Development Manager / Team Lead / Software Manager / Software Team Lead / .NET / Agile / Manchester

Work within a company who are investing into growth and have hired a couple of senior team members to drive the delivery and product development. They are just over 5 years old and are taking their company into the next phase of its development.
They are looking to move into Agile and have a lot of exciting projects on the horizon.

The Role:
This role is suitable for someone wanting to make an immediate change within a company. You will work very closely with the CTO to ensure the vision is delivered.

You will shape the development process and the strategy and manage a team of around 20 developers and testers.

You will believe in leading by example, however this is a hands off position, therefore you don't need to have come from a development background. For example, you may have been a project manager within development delivery.

As the company are transitioning into an Agile, you will have experience within Agile/Scrum methodologies and working practices.


Either a development background (ideally Microsoft) or from a project / software delivery background.

You will have an understanding of Agile development processes.

You will have experience in people management and have had involvement in devising and implementing a strategy for development processes.

The Culture:
The working environment is friendly and supportive, where your opinions will be heard, and you will be encouraged to develop yourself.

They can offer flexible working hours and are very accommodating for families.

Salary - £60,000 - £65,000

Head of development / Development Manager / Team Lead / Software Manager / Software Team Lead / .NET / Agile / Manchester

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