Head of Development

Head of Development

Job Title: Head of Development
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol, England
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: SQ-HOD_1608052771
Contact Name: Syed Qadar
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 15, 2020 17:19

Job Description

Head of Development - Bristol - up to £70k

We are looking for a Head of Development to join a successful software company to oversee and lead the team of .NET developers and QA Testers. The ideal candidate will have a strong technical background in the Microsoft stack. On top of this, my client is looking a natural leader who has experience building teams and implementing best practice.

Reporting to the Managing Director, the successful candidate will be responsible for emphasising the usability, performance, and scalability of the applications through inspirational leadership and great communication. They will be organising, mentoring, and motivating a team of talented developers through a significant period of growth, whilst interacting directly with clients at the same time, estimating and pricing project pipelines. This is a great long-term career opportunity with a competitive salary and benefits package, as well as a fantastic roadmap in place to take your career to the next level!

Skills and Experience:

  • Proven energetic, adaptable, quality focused and inspirational leader with a can-do attitude
  • Excellent communication skills, with an ability to understand and explain issues from both a technical and business functional point of view at all levels from end-user to senior management
  • Able to implement a fully agile environment whilst leading the continuous improvements in the team
  • Development Experience with Microsoft technologies such as .NET and SQL Server;
  • Development Experience in web-based technologies such as MVC and Angular;
  • Knowledge of Cloud technologies (Azure preferred)
  • Proven experience in leading and building development teams
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities with excellent design principles
  • Strong organisational skills to manage a varied workload in a fast-paced, demanding environment
  • Confident personality, prepared to be innovative and lead changes to processes, seeking continual efficiencies in an environment where problems can be complex and involved

If this sounds like the role for you then send your CV through now for more information and a chance at interviewing for this role.

Head of Development - Bristol - up to £70k

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