Software Development Team Lead

2 months ago
£380 - £400/dayStoke-on-TrentUniting Ambition

SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT TEAM LEAD

6 MONTHS+

£375-£400 PER DAY

STOKE-ON-TRENT  

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Ensuring timely provision of agreed deliverables throughout the SDLC by understanding both business and technical requirements.
  • Working alongside Technical Leads and Architects to determine the most suitable technical solution.
  • Scheduling and planning development resource according to business needs.
  • Clear and regular tracking and reporting of progress.
  • Mitigating risk and resolving blockers throughout the work.
  • Collaborating with other teams within the business as required.
  • Leading by example.
  • Understanding and enforcing governance of best practises.
  • Recognising team members’ strengths and mentoring them to encourage and support continuous improvement.
  • Chairing team meetings, team 1-2-1 sessions and feeding in to team appraisals.
  • Assisting in the administration responsibilities of the team as reasonably directed by your line manager.

ESSENTIAL EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS

  • Forward thinking and ability to challenge the norm.
  • Ability to work pro-actively in a reactive environment.
  • Passion for software development and creating efficient processes and best practises.
  • Self-motivated with a strong drive to succeed.
  • Capable of handling large workloads with rapid context switching.
  • Strong appreciation of the importance of knowledge sharing and mentoring.
  • Commercial experience leading a development team.
  • Commercial experience with n-tier architecture and relational databases.
  • Using source control across multiple developers and work streams.

DESIRABLE EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS

  • Commercial experience with large scale architecture.
  • Service orientated architecture.
  • .Net
  • MS SQL
  • NoSQL experience such as Riak
  • Erlang
  • Golang
  • Akka
  • Git/GitLab
  • Jira Software
  • Jenkins

SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT TEAM LEAD

6 MONTHS+

£375-£400 PER DAY

STOKE-ON-TRENT  

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