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Development Manager Agile - Finance Software

Job Title: Development Manager Agile - Finance Software
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Industry:
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + benefits
REF: BB/10103/A/KS/260517_1495809932
Contact Name: C# Team
Contact Email: dev.net@client-server.com
Job Published: 3 months ago

Job Description

Development Manager / Agile Team Lead. Passionate technologist sought by global financial software house that power most of the world's financial trading. As a Development Manager you'll be responsible for 2-4 multi-disciplinary Agile development teams, designing and developing algorithmic trading platforms and trade execution services for major financial institutions and investment banking clients worldwide.

As a Development Manager / Agile Team Lead you will manage the delivery and releases in your team, champion Agile TDD development and software engineering best practice, take ownership of delivery metrics, planning / tracking and ensure clear communication throughout the team and with the business.

Liaising with other teams and business stakeholders you'll get involved with setting the technical strategy, architecture discussions and code reviews. You'll provide line management to your team, guiding them towards improving their skills and performance, facilitating career growth and recruiting new team members.
The company is technology driven and encourages innovation and self-development, all developers are allocated time for personal projects on a weekly basis.
City based offices, with a fun, relaxed working environment - casual dress code and regular social events.

Requirements:
*Excellent Agile and Scrum working knowledge and experience
*Strong coaching, leadership, managerial and mentoring experience
*Substantial technical background ideally with a range of development languages (Java, C#, C++)
*Comprehensive knowledge of the delivery lifecycle, project management and development ownership
*Excellent communication and stakeholder management skills, confident and pragmatic
*Proven record of continuous improvement and adoption of best practices
*Previous finance experience is not required

As a Development Manager / Agile Team Lead you can expect to earn a competitive salary (to £100k) plus bonus and benefits package.

Send your CV or call for a confidential discussion about this Development Manager / Agile Team Lead opportunity.