Head of Development - Bristol - up to £70k

Head of Development - Bristol - up to £70k

Job Title: Head of Development - Bristol - up to £70k
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol, England
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: SQ-HoD_1579261704
Contact Name: Syed Qadar
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 17, 2020 11:48

Job Description

Head of Development - Bristol - up to £70k

We are looking for a Head of Development to join a market leading medical company to oversee and lead the team of Desktop and Web developers as they look to revolutionise the industry. The ideal candidate will have a strong technical background in .NET, C#, Winforms, WPF and web technologies. 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, as well as being hands on where necessary. 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
  • Expertise in the .NET Framework with extensive practical experience in C# Desktop and Web programming
  • A solid understanding of WPF with MVVM
  • A high level of SQL skills to support in-depth data analysis and problem solving
  • Exposure to Cloud-based development (Azure) - desirable
  • Demonstrable design, implementation and maintenance of web service-based API (ASMX, REST, Web API)
  • A solid understanding of web applications using front-end languages - desirable
  • A strong advocate of Agile development practices
  • 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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