Development Team Lead

Job Title: Development Team Lead
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH20235_1585243849
Contact Name: Stephanie Hoffman
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 26, 2020 17:30

Job Description

As the leading provider in their field with a powerful presence within the data community spanning the last 15 + years, the organisation needs a Software Development Team Lead with initiative, drive and enthusiasm to join the business and channel their dynamic personality into the team

This is a 'hands-on' role with an expected 50/50 split between team management and coding activities (based on a team size of between 4 -6 resources)

The software portfolio utilises the below technologies:

  • C#
  • Rest/Web APIs
  • Service Orientated Architecture
  • Microservice architecture beneficial
  • HTML/Javascript/CSS
  • Angular/HTML beneficial
  • Azure / Cloud Services
  • SQL / RabbitMQ
  • Dependency injection
  • Entity Framework/Other ORM tools
  • TDD Unit Testing
  • Azure DevOps or similar

On a day to day basis, you will be:

  • Accountable for line management / coaching / mentoring / motivating team members
  • Responsible for setting objectives across the team, undertaking and documenting 121s and performance reviews
  • Involved in communicating effectively with the Product team to identify needs and evaluate alternative business solutions
  • Involved in creating and reviewing technical requirements produced from requirements / stories created by Product team
  • Involved in questioning and clarifying requirements with the Product team as necessary as development progresses
  • Responsible for delivering sprint goals
  • Responsible for oversight / ownership of complex tasks or development pieces
  • Involved in supporting use of automated acceptance tests where possible
  • Accountable for ensuring code reviews are carried out within the team and unit tests are put in place for developed code
  • Involved in assisting support teams in bug fixing of released functionality