Software Development Manager

£50,000 - £60,000

Software Development Manager (hands-on programming), C#, ASP.Net – Basingstoke

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £50,000.00 to £60,000.00 /year

Our client based in Basingstoke has been on the leading edge of internet telephony for more than a decade. Due to outstanding business growth and expansion of the development team they are seeking an experienced Software Development Manager. You will possess a real passion for technology and strong understanding of software development principles and methodologies. With a proven background in software development you will oversee and lead the team of system and application developers with specific emphasis on usability, performance and scalability.

Whilst the development team is geographically diverse and used to remote collaborative working, this role is based in the Basingstoke head office

Key responsibilities

  • Produce detailed technical requirement specifications, costings and timescales
  • Prioritise, design, develop, test and deploy new and existing software aligned to the product roadmap meeting the changing needs of our key markets
  • Establish and stimulate software development standards and processes along with best practices for delivery of scalable and high-quality software
  • Accountable for the team’s quality, timely project delivery and success
  • Collaborate effectively with all team members holding regular team meetings
  • Hands on coding

Skills and Experience

Programming skills and in-depth knowledge of modern HTML5, CSS, jQuery practices and techniques and website development using ASP.NET

Proven extensive practical experience in C# web and application programming and a good understanding of VB.NET and C/C++ and Python

A high level of SQL skills to support in-depth data analysis and problem solving – in a MySQL environment

Demonstrable design, implementation and maintenance of web service-based API (ASMX, REST, Web API)

A solid understanding of web applications including security, session management, caching and best practice development approaches

Exposure to client-side frameworks (WinForms, WPF) is critical to the post, and strong knowledge of WebRTC and mobile frameworks (PhoneGap, Xamarin) is expected

Agile development process experience and practical use of version control systems such as GIT


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