Software Development Manager - Perm - West Lothian - Circa 55k

Reference:
SD/12153
Sector:
Development Management, IT - Systems Development
Salary/Rate:
£40,000 to £55,000 Per Annum
Benefits:
Excellent benefits package
Location:
Livingston
Job Type:
Permanent
Date Posted:
13 / 1 / 2017
Software Development Manager - Perm - West Lothian - Circa 55k

Abrecco has been engaged by our global, market leading client to help search for a new Software Development Manager. The successful applicant will be leading teams of developers in various locations and will be required to travel to various global locations as part of this role.
Our ideal candidate will most likely come from a development background and have a keen interest in technology, especially leading / bleeding edge technologies and how they can be used within the business to maintain competitive market edge.
This is a high level Management role requiring excellent people management skills and a proven track record of managing teams of developers in a number of global locations to promote and maintain a close knit, collaborative working environment. To be considered for this fantastic opportunity you should possess the following skills - experience:

Essential:
- Proven track record in Software Development Management
- Previous experience in the managing geographically dispersed teams
- Excellent management and mentoring skills
- A genuine interest in the latest emerging technologies
- Experience of working in an Agile Development environment
- Knowledge and experience of the full SDLC

Desirable:
- Experience of working within an ITIL environment
- Knowledge of enterprise Microsoft and open source development technologies.
- Ability to be hands on if required

This is a rare opportunity to join a forward thinking, market leading global company in a senior post with responsibility for driving projects to completion using the latest and best technology to ensure competitive advantage. In return a competitive salary of circa £55K plus excellent benefits. Please forward your latest CV for immediate consideration.