Head of Software Development - 6 Month Contract - Reading

Involved Solutions
Reading, Berkshire, RG1
£550 per day
08 Feb 2019
09 Mar 2019
Professional / Specialist
Contract Type

Head of Software Development - 6 Month Contract - Reading

Location: Reading

Rate: £550 to £600 per day

The role:

A leading organisation based in Reading, are seeking a Head of Software Development / Development Manager, to undertake an initial 6-month engagement, to help improve software delivery process and quality, in addition to overseeing the full software development capability across a number of office locations.

The role would ideally suit an individual who is passionate about leading teams of Engineers and driving best practice, who is eager to adopt modern, agile methodologies and technology innovation.

Experience Requirements:

  • A strong background in Software Development, ideally within the Microsoft arena

  • Knowledge of a range of Architectural concepts / approaches

  • Ability to establish and maintain standards and good practice for software development.

  • Contribute to transforming to an agile delivery-based approach

  • Excellent communicator and ability to liaise with a range of stakeholders at all levels

  • Proven track record in building and leading Development teams, across disparate locations

  • Knowledge of the Microsoft Development stack

If you are available and potentially interested in discussing this position further, please apply in the first instance by responding to this email and you will be contacted to discuss the opportunity further.