Head of Development


Head of Development

We have an outstanding opportunity for an experienced team leader to become a head of development for a company that provides property technology solutions to the estate agency industry. This is a vital role for our client who are looking for someone who can combine technical and leadership expertise to develop overarching strategies as well as ensuring the successful completion of IT transformation projects to a high standard.

The successful candidate be working in a hands-on position working with a talented team of developers where the typical responsibilities will include optimising appropriate resources to support our client’s solutions. Along with helping drive the strategic direction of their services and managing their system development and testing function.

As the head of development, you will define, prioritise and implement features efficient whilst being in control of monitoring all code being written in a clean, testable and well-documented manner. We are on the lookout for a full stack or Polyglot developer with the ability to lead a development team, who can pick up new skills, languages and technologies quickly.

Responsibilities / Skills required:

•              Team management experience

•              A Full-Stack or Polyglot Developer, able to pick up new skills, languages or technologies quickly

•              Experience working in a complex software development environment

•              Experience building frontend javascript applications, ideally with experience of Angular and PHP

•              Experience with backend APIs powered by Java and REST services

Desirables

•              Exposure to technologies and platforms like Kafka, Elastic Search, Redis, Memcache.

•              Experience with continuous integration with Jenkins or similar tools.

•              Experience with Docker or similar technologies.

-    Client –

CV Screen is recruiting for a leading organisation who have a strong brand within their sector and offer great career prospects.

Who will suit the role?

This is an excellent opportunity for a highly experienced Developer with team management experience with a full stack skill set looking for a hands-on position working with a talented team

Salary / benefits:

A basic salary of up to £85,000 is available for the role.

Location:

Kettering

To Apply:

Please send your CV to Mark Chaumeton of CV Screen in strict confidence, CV Screen is the Recruitment Agency managing this vacancy.

Summary:

Head of Development

Property industry

Based in Kettering

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