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Software Development Manager

  • Location

    Bedfordshire, England

  • Sector:

    Demand IT & Business Engagement

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £500 - £520 per day

  • Contact:

    Amy Harris

  • Contact email:

    amyh@montash.com

  • Salary high:

    520

  • Salary low:

    500

  • Job ref:

    webdev_1519647339

  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Duration:

    3 months

  • Expiry date:

    2018-03-05

  • Startdate:

    1 - 2 weeks

  • Consultant:

    #

Montash has been engaged by a Leading FTSE 100 Company to source a Software/Web Development Manager for a 3-month contract based in Bedfordshire.

You will have had solid experience in managing and developing technical teams and leading software deliveries through the development life cycle to produce high-quality software for the client's core systems
 

What you will be doing

  • You will be fully accountable for the efficient, quality and effective implementation of the software delivery roadmap
  • Negotiating and renegotiating contracts with suppliers to ensure that contracts are structured to support high quality and cost-effective delivery
  • Lead Daily Stand ups with delivery teams and effectively manage expectations of both IT and Business Stakeholders
  • Implementing industry best practice processes and quality measurements across development
  • Work closely with the QA Manager and also business partners to understand and plan deliveries in line with overall portfolio objectives
  • Liaising with senior members of supplier organisations both on and offshore. Ensuring quality is being delivered in a cost-effective manner.
     

What they are looking for

  • A proven track record in building high performance, enterprise applications and leading and managing teams on complex software projects
  • Proven track record of delivering software using agile and waterfall methods for software delivery
  • Experience in leading and managing software delivery teams preferably in travel/retail/FMCG companies
  • Knowledgeable in Software Engineering Practices such as Continuous engineering/build/deploy/Unit Testing/Regression testing ect
  • Knowledge of software deployment, infrastructure, database, application performance matrix
  • Managing on and offshore 3rd party suppliers
  • Experience in using source code control in multi-branch environments and understand how to manage the complexity of multiple delivery streams
  • Experience in using tracking systems
     

Ideal Skills

  • Extensive Experience of Hybris Commerce and leading end to end implementations of large-scale global b2b and b2c e-commerce rollouts from conception to launch
  • Good Knowledge of PIM and other important aspects of Hybris
  • Delivered Hybris roadmap as part of a program of work
  • In-depth knowledge of Web Content Management System (WCMS) that provides end-user experience to E-Commerce Systems, including responsive web design
  • Extensive knowledge of performance tuning for e-commerce platforms
  • Good understanding of Omni Channel Digital marketing Services including web and print, mobile, web analytics, etc