Software Development Manager, Man-management, Microsoft .Net development, ASP.Net, C#, MVC, Agile/Scrum, WEB Development, Hands on – WEB/Enterprise – Nottingham 50K + Bens
**Exclusive to Ascent People – Software Development Manager (hands on) – Leading UK homegrown client**
Brand new role – we are working on behalf of a Leading UK/East Midlands based client. They are looking for a Software Development manager to manage a Microsoft development team, both in-house developers (ASP.Net, C#, MVC) and an offshore team. You will manage a team of both developers and testers and should bring to the table a good understanding of systems integration testing and be an advocate of automation testing.
ROLE: As the Software Development Manager you will report into the Head of IT. It is a hands on role where we you can expect to have to cut code (ASP.Net/C#/MVC) for 10/20% of your time. The team is around 10 in numbers (both UK/European offices). We are looking for a real people -person, someone who enjoys man-management and knows how to get the best out of people. You will have ultimate responsibility for your team (appraisals, salary reviews, training etc.) as well the hiring of new recruits; this will be your responsibility from day one due to continued growth.
As a Development Manager we will expect you to have excellent communication skills as well as presentation, time management and reporting. We are looking for someone who can work in a dynamic environment. This is not a large blue chip, you will not be constricted by red tape, the IT Director has full backing from the board to transform the IT/Development team to enable them to produce cutting edge software product.
COMPANY: This British success have been established for over 20 years, they command a large chunk of the market and can boast the top 10% of British brands as their customers. The key to their success has always been innovation and the hiring of excellent staff. Occupying modern office facilities with free parking based in the East Midlands area, commutable from Leicester, Derby, Nottingham and Coventry, North Warwickshire. Easily accessible from the M1 and public transport if you live local.
Salary: on offer is 50K, Pension & Private Health, Training, Free parking, Cycle to Work scheme.
If you want to find out more about the role before submitting your CV, please feel to contact me for an off the record chat.
Candidates of all ages and backgrounds will be considered for this role. Ascent People is acting as an Employment Agency in respect of this vacancy.