Software Development Manager - Agile ??? Data

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Bristol
Salary
45000.00 - 55000.00 GBP Annual + Excellent Benefits
Posted
09 Nov 2016
Closes
07 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Software Development Manager - Agile - Data - Bristol - ??50K

A fast growing and innovative company who specialise in multimedia data are looking for a Software Development Manager to lead an in-house Agile software development team in the creation of its award-winning Analytics and BI platform.

Essential:

* Experience of championing best-practice engineering in an Agile Environment and ability to influence and improve team performance in this area.
* Strong leading example Software Engineering skills in a high-level language
* Good people-management skills, with proven experience of motivating developers and managing their performance.
* Excellent organizational skills.
* Degree-qualified in a software engineering discipline or equivalently technical expertise.
* Ability to provide effective verbal and written communications on technical areas as well as to less technical stakeholders.
* Proven understanding of Agile Development Methodologies and test-centric development, and experience of managing and/or implementing a process of this type.
* Strong skills in collaborative working tools such as JIRA and Git

Desirable:

* Experience of databases and related technologies strongly desirable
* Experience of analytics and networking technologies strongly desirable
* Experience of working in a Linux/Bash environment
* Experience of Project Management Methodologies, especially in an Agile environment

Buzzwords:

Software Development Management, Big Data, Data-Warehouse, SQL, Analytics, Digital TV, Project Management, Scrum, Agile. TDD Test, Driven Development, DevOps

"Southern Lights Ltd act as an employment agency for the purposes of this advert"

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