Development Manager

Brand new Development Manager opportunity, for rapidly-growing software company in the music industry. Heading up a great Agile team, in Leeds City Centre offices, a stone’s throw from the train station. Salary up to £55,000 + bonus, health, dental, pension, childcare vouchers and flexible working

Development Manager Role

This is a fantastic opportunity to play the key role in a rapidly-growing, technology-focused company

  • Acting as the bridge between the development team and senior stakeholders, you’ll report to the Head of Technology
  • You’ll be leading and managing multi-disciplined team of Developers and Testers
  • You’ll be delivering greenfield products and services
  • You’ll use your expertise in Microsoft (C# .NET, ASP .NET) technologies to lead your team to deliver
  • You’ll be growing the team, this company has ambitious plans!
  • Responsive in a fast-paced environment, you’ll enjoy seeing the impact of your work
  • Working closely with other senior members of the management team to impact the future of the company and IT strategy
  • Your passionate for technology will be clear (and match ours)
  • You’ll be part of the Leeds tech community and keen to contribute

Development Manager Requirements

  • Proven track record as Development Manager or Lead Developer in Microsoft .NET environment
  • Effective management of multi-disciplined Product team of Developers and Testers
  • Experience of delivering similar products – Cloud hosted platforms, eCommerce sites and android and iOS apps
  • Ability to talk to techies and non-technical stakeholders, and work with the business to make sure products meet requirements
  • Microsoft development background (C# .NET, ASP.NET)
  • Azure would be helpful
  • JavaScript
  • TDD
  • Thrive in an Agile, fast-paced environment
  • First rate communication skills

The company

Based in really nice LS1 offices (2 minutes’ walk from the train station) with a tech-focused, sociable, vibrant team and a strong, well-regarded product.

There are loads of staff perks for a Development Manager who’s into music

*This role has now been filled, but is typical of the sort of role we frequently recruit for. Please get in touch for details of similar roles*

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