Head of Development and Solutions - Leeds - Global market leader in pioneering life changing tech solutions 643 test

Location Leeds, United Kingdom
Date PostedMarch 20, 2018
Job TypeFull-Time


JOB TITLE: Head of Development and Solutions Design


Salary: 70k

Our client, an exciting and innovative company provide world-leading technology solutions for many of the worlds leading public and private companies. They are seeking to attract a Head of Development and Solutions Design to play a leading role in our IT team.

You will be joining a global organisation that is committed to the development and advancement of our staff, you will discover a wealth of talent and a unique group of people who are eager to achieve great things.

This is a superb opportunity to take the lead and play a big role in the creation of exceptional global / pioneering tech solutions, as well as challenge yourself within a whole new world of possibility. Don’t miss this amazing chance to drive your career forward!

Working within a dynamic Agile/Scrum environment as the Head of Development and Solutions Design, you’ll be instrumental to the design, development and delivery of our software products.

You’ll lead teams in the production of solutions for both internal and external customers, working in C#, ASP.NET, SQL Server and WCF.

The specifics of what you’ll be doing:

Supporting teams to build innovative solutions
Ensuring the quality of products and a technical approach that matches the strategy
Improving the development methodology, tools and systems/service delivered
Recruiting, inducting, coaching and directing team members
Dealing with critical issues and managing incidents
Leading the test function
Managing in house and off shore teams

Interested? To be considered, you must have:

Hands-on experience of managing bespoke web development teams to deliver complex projects
Experience of designing, delivering and supporting 24×7 web solutions supporting significant numbers of customers
Experience of stakeholder management
Experience of budget management
Innovative and results focused, as the Head of Development and Solutions Design, you’ll be a strong leader with a decisive approach and the ability to influence others.

Excellent management and development skills are key, as is a creative mind-set.