Software Development Team Leader, Back Office Members
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Full Time
Closes 25/08/21
Full Time
Closes 25/08/21
Who we are looking for
A Software Development Team Leader who will be working alongside Technical Leads and Architects to determine the most suitable technical solutions.

Our fast paced and dynamic environment requires an innovative and committed leadership team to continue to drive delivery of new features, functionality and maintenance work pieces.

This is a great opportunity for someone who wants to build a career in technical management with large scale systems and great opportunities. A background in software development is essential but this role is very much hands off and focuses more on your organisational, problem solving and people skills. You will make this role your own to meet the needs of the business whilst also promoting a positive and fulfilling environment for the development team.

This role is eligible for inclusion in the Company’s hybrid working from home policy.
Preferred skills and experience
Forward thinking with the ability to challenge the norm.
Ability to work proactively in a reactive environment.
Passion for software development and creating efficient processes and best practises.
Self-motivation with a strong drive to succeed.
Capable of handling large workloads with rapid context switching.
Strong appreciation of the importance of knowledge sharing and mentoring.
Knowledge of Microsoft development technologies; .Net, MS SQL etc.
Version control and code repositories.
Micro service and distributed system architectures.
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Main Responsibilities
Ensuring timely provision of agreed deliverables throughout the SDLC by understanding both business and technical requirements.
Scheduling and planning development resource according to business needs.
Tracking and reporting of progress.
Mitigating risk and resolving blockers throughout the work.
Collaborating with other teams within the business as required.
Understanding and enforcing governance of best practises.
Recognising team members’ strengths and mentoring them to encourage and support continuous improvement.
Chairing team meetings, team one to one sessions and feeding in to team appraisals.
Assisting in the administration responsibilities of the team as reasonably directed by your line manager.
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The benefits of working with us
Bonus Schemes
Recognition for your performance and hard work.
Employee Assistance Programme
Supporting the wellbeing of you and your family.
Eye Care
In a digital world, we help take care of your vision.
Income Protection
Your income is protected, just in case.
Life Assurance
Peace of mind for your family in any eventuality.
Life Events and Long Service
To celebrate your big occasions, dedication and hard work.
Tax Free Childcare Scheme
A bit extra in your pocket to help with your little ones.
Long Service Awards
A thank you for your dedication and loyalty.
Hillside (Technology) Ltd opened our North West office in 2016 in the heart of Manchester’s buzzing city centre. In recent years the city has become a hub of technology and creative industries.
Our location
  • Often described as the UK’s second city, living costs in Manchester are around 30% cheaper than London.
  • Our office has plenty of public transport nearby, including trains operating around the country and the Metrolink.
  • Manchester is passionate about sport and has two Premier League football teams.
  • Full of fantastic restaurants and shops, from Spinningfields to the Northern Quarter, there is lots to see and do.
What we get up to
Our Manchester office is home to part of Hillside (Technology) Ltd's Software Development family as well as additional technology units. We work closely with our other Technology sites in Stoke-on-Trent and Bulgaria to deliver our first class product.
Some location benefits
Nearby Restaurants and Shops
Tea and Coffee Service
Great Commuter Links
City Centre Location
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