Development Team Lead .Net

Location: Redditch
Job Type: Permanent
Discipline: Software Development
Reference: IAT30271

This organisation is currently going though a rapid expansion and are looking for a number of key roles. They are the market leader in their field and are looking for a key person to help develop the team

The Role
This is based at the head office, you will be looking after a team of highly skilled .Net Technical Developers, ensuring coaching and personal development within the team, whilst supporting with the delivering of projects in a software development environment.

You Responsibilities

* Line managing .Net developer resources
* Setting clear objectives and carrying out regular reviews and annual appraisals
* Developing .Net developer team members by identifying training areas and agreeing individual development plans
* Assisting the Development Manager with career planning to maintain a skilled resource pool and robust succession planning
* Supplying skilled resource across multiple Scrum delivery teams ensuring we have the best operational delivery capability
* Managing resource utilisation and making recommendations for headcount changes where required
* Maintaining a clear view of supply and pre-emptively managing supply issues
* Ensuring a professional Software Development practice
* Ensuring industry best practices are utilised throughout the Development team
* Talent managing the team to ensure we have the best people and making recommendations to reward the positive working behaviours
* Assisting with development on projects where directed by Management

The ideal person will have

* Commercial experience of enterprise resource planning
* Industry experience of software development (C# .NET or any other OO development)
* Experience of leading and coaching teams
* Knowledge of Software architecture and design
* Previous staff management experience of diverse team of skill sets, including direct responsibility for recruitment, retention and release

Its an advantage if you are
* A Scrum qualification would be advantageous
* CMMi certification would be advantageous
* ITIL certification would be advantageous
* Professional Development accreditations would be advantageous
* Strong change governance methodologies
* Knowledge of software development, associated design and architectures and a direct background in software development
* Knowledge of internet technologies, web design/deployment principles and hosting

This is a secure friendly company that really does value their people.

Benefits include:
* Company pension
* Discretionary company bonus opportunity
* Life assurance and critical illness cover
* Perkbox – an exclusive benefits platform offering a wide range of discounts and benefits
* Free parking
* Onsite restaurant (including Starbucks coffee)
* Bike loan

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