Head Of Development

Robert Half International
Blaenau Gwent
60000.00 GBP Annual + GBP45000 - GBP60000 per annum + Bonus + pension
17 Jun 2017
24 Jun 2017
Contract Type
The role: Head of Development / Newport / GBP45,000 - GBP60,000 + benefits

Robert Half Technology is working with an exciting and fast-paced company who have recently decided to build all of their I.T function in house from outsourcing it. As a result they are looking for a Head of Development. to work alongside the Head of DevOps and build a Development team from scratch. They are looking for a hands-on technical leader who can lead development and drive architecture choices and decisions.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Hands on delivery in software development
  • Expertise in implementing standard testing methodology and tools
  • Drive web and mobile application development
  • Lead cross-functional teams when the time comes
  • Build, develop and grow a team of high performing mobile, web and backend engineers
Key Requirements:
  • 4+ years of experience in software development and engineering
  • Experience designing & building multi-tier applications
  • Greenfield development
  • Multii-channel delivery
  • Multi-tenant platforms
Tech Stack:
  • LAMP, Xcode, Swift, React, Angular, Node
  • Python and Golang (not essential)
  • Google Cloud Platform/ AWS
  • Agile Development Methodology
  • Docker & Kubernetes
  • CI/CD
If you are someone who is seeking a challenging role in Newport where you can change the company mindset and advance platforms in terms of both scalability and performance then this could be the perfect role for you. This role is very hands on to start with however will gradually split equally between leadership / management and hands on application. The right candidate will be joining a fast paced environment with a collaborative culture who are striving for excellence. For immediate consideration for this role or for further information- Apply now!

Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply.