Lead Java Developer

North West


£45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits


Java Development Team Leader

Java Development Team Leader, Java Manager, Team Manager, Software Development Manager, MANCHESTER.

Are you a Java Development Team Leader ready to take on a new challenge?

The company – My client is the largest company of its kind within the UK Finance sector. They have recently acquired many new companies and are expanding hugely. They have an ever growing IT department with a talented team of Java Developers, Systems Analysts, and Software Testers etc.

The role – They are looking for someone who can offer direction and Java expertise and also bring new management ideas to the table. You will be looked upon to motivate and energise the culture and the communication within the team and will also be heavily involved in recruiting new staff. You will be required to influence the methodologies, processes and structures used by the development team

Your responsibilities will include the following

* To manage an Agile sprint team of developers
* Co-ordinate work for a multi-disciplinary team of developers, tester(s) & analysts
* To line-manage developers carrying out their 1-2-1s, setting objectives and developing them technically
* To deliver quality software to meet business requirements and agreed deadlines
* To be involved in recruitment of new developers
* Work within existing Agile processes and standards, constructively contributing as appropriate to the implementation of development methodologies, processes and structures
* To liaise with business project managers to understand business requirements
* To check developer code to ensure consistent and high coding standards
* To manage the resolution of live issues where there is a software defect

Contribute to the technical direction of the department and to the technical development of the

You will already have proven Java team leading or management experience and will be looking for a new and exciting challenge where you can really make a difference.

If this role sounds like a good match for your experience then please click on apply now.

Ascent People Ltd is acting as an employment agency for this vacancy. Applicants from all ages and backgrounds will be considered.

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