Are you a strategic thinker who’s as comfortable planning development roadmaps as personally coding greenfield projects? Then this could Head of Software Development role could be for you!
Up to £90,000
Fully Remote Working
Here at The Candidate, we are partnered with an exciting Financial Services business on their technological transformation as they search for a Head of Software Development to join their team. Operating on a fully remote basis, the Head of Software Development will be the pivotal driver behind the business expanding their offerings and evolving into a tech first environment. You will have the opportunity to establish your own culture of best practises whilst growing a team to support your vision. Reporting directly into the Managing Director, the Head Of Software Development will bridge the gap between day to day operations of the development team and the strategic vision of the business to ensure our client is able to stay one step ahead of their competition. With technology at the core of all this business does, the Head of Software Development will shape not only the immediate business landscape, but also the business projection for years to come.
As the Head of Software Development, you will be naturally driven towards new technology with exceptional commercial awareness. Leading by example, you will manage a strong development team consisting of a Lead Developer, two Senior Developers, three Midweight Developers and a team of Business Analysts. Alongside the day to day team management, you must be commercially driven with the capability to mentor and develop your software team. Equally, you must be confident about creating a positive team culture as you will be responsible for the recruitment of additional development talent.
For the successful candidate, this opportunity to become the Head of Software Development will not only provide the autonomy to integrate new technology to a highly motivated business, you will also have the chance to prove you strategic aspirations and transition into a CTO position. Our client, a family owned business, are passionate about improving their people and have a proven track record of promoting those who embody the business culture and goals. Leading a highly talented team, it is the responsibility of the Head of Software Development to inspire those around them to create fluent and practical software products.
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Interested? Get in touch! Contact 0161 833 1044 or email [email protected]
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