Software Development Manager

Location: Berkshire, England Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Sector: Defence Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Jeremy Farley

Job Title: Software Development Manager
Location: South East - Commutable from Reading, High Wycombe, Hayes, Farnborough, Basingstoke
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 + Package

Key Skills: Leadership, Developing, Software Development, Commercial Airline, Aviation, Defence, Data Links, Requirements, Systems, Software Technologies, Programming, Customers

A Software Development Manager is required to join my client in providing leadership for a team of engineers developing and supporting software products for Aviation & commercial airline clients across the globe. In doing so, you will capture customer requirements, implement software, test and install software on site, while leveraging the core products and capabilities the team develops.

Working from site, this is a truly fantastic opportunity for the right person. If this sounds like an opportunity for you, please read on!

The Role:

So, what will you be doing as the Software Development Manager?

  • Responsible for success of tasks & activities
  • Assignment of technical resources to work assignments
  • Overseeing & participation in the development of technical bids
  • To take full ownership for the quality of technical solutions in the domain area
  • Strategic Visioning in the defining the future state through understanding of challenges & identification of opportunities to create value.
  • Creativity & Innovation in providing new ideas, processes, products and technologies based on unique approaches
  • Customer Focused in building strong relationships
  • Continuous Process Improvement minded, looking to reduce waste & increase customer value

What are we looking for in our next Software Development Manager?

  • Degree qualified in a STEM Discipline
  • Prior experience of leading multi-discipline teams
  • Proven technical experience in a range of industry standard Systems & Software Development Tools
  • Experienced in developing high quality technical proposals
  • Experienced in interacting with customers at technical level
  • Holds a good understanding of current Software Technologies i.e. Programming languages, Databases, Web Applications, Clustering
  • Experience working with software products Hermes & Flight Data Display

My client is keen to get this position filled ASAP, so if you feel you have the skills, experience and desire to provide exceptional Software Development Management, this is the opportunity for you!

If you are interested in joining a well-established, internationally renowned, globally recognised organisation working with experts in their field, hit that apply button now!


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