Software Development Manager- Cheshire – up to £65,000

Our client based near Crewe is currently looking for an experienced Software Development Manager.

The role is to undertake day to day management of the Software Development team from a people and deliverables perspective working with the team on all aspects of the Software Development Lifecycle.

The role will support the VP Software Development on structural decisions, workload management, productivity tracking/ reporting and issue resolution to ensure that business objectives and project deliverables are achieved to appropriate timeliness and quality standards.

You will be able to thrive in a highly collaborative workplace and actively engage in the development process. You will hold strong business acumen, technical aptitude, and excellent interpersonal skills.
Key Responsibilities:
* Provide team leadership throughout the entire software development lifecycle.
* Management and leadership of a distributed agile software development team in a dynamic, fast-paced environment
* Management of leadership of the Application Support team including supporting escalations and resource requirements for items that may require the assistance of the core development team
* Measure and monitor team effectiveness using accepted development metrics
* Ensure a strong cohesive team through leadership, onboarding of new personnel, setting expectations, and providing constructive performance feedback
* Encourage innovation and risk to create efficiencies, increase quality, and respond to business needs.
* Work with leadership on future structure needs/ resource needs and planning
* Manage the QA of Developer developed design and architecture documentation
* Communicate to both technical and business people
* Understanding projects and tasks from a high and detailed level
* Motivate, coach and inspire team members with a can-do/get-things-done attitude
* Proactively identify the project, people and business problems and provide solution options for them
* Management of multiple priorities and deadlines
* Prioritise tasks and facilitate their completion
* Assist with strategic and programme planning
* Feed information and team status to the project management team
* Skills and Experience:
*Strong leadership competency
* Strong communication and interpersonal skills
* Strong project management skills
* Strong problem solving/analysis skills.
* Strong team building skills
* Motivate and work with team members to deliver high performance
* Knowledge and experience with the Agile software development lifecycle

Software Development Manager- Cheshire East – up to £65,000

If you are interested in this position, please send your CV to or call 01625 874399 for more information.

Software Development Manager- Cheshire East – up to £65,000

Job Reference: TM5678_1546378962

Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits

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Job Duration: Permanent

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