Development Manager C++

Development Manager C++

Job Title: Development Manager C++
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Nottingham
Salary: £65k - 70k per year
Reference: 22355
Contact Name: Michelle O'Rourke
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Job Published: September 30, 2020 18:23

Job Description

Development manager C++ required for global fintech company. Development manager will be taking on a new role in regard to a massive project to onboard new financial data.

Overseeing third party vendor resource within this role. Overseeing a combination of BA's and architects, gather requirements, hands on implementation, C++ project. As development manager you will be dipping into a couple of large projects for advisory, hands on working but not to write code but reviewing and assisting with troubleshooting. 

Key responsibilities 

  • Accountable for the successful execution of technology projects including support and maintenance releases, minor functional releases and major products.
  • Executes on Global technology initiatives/strategies and guide successful implementation/adoption
  • Primary area of influence is within own team, including Vendor resources, and influence on other product delivery lifecycle teams.
  • Works with third parties to ensure delivery of outsourced work, resolves application issues, and understand product direction in order to support and implement where appropriate.
  • Evaluates and makes decisions on engagement of strategic suppliers on regional projects.
  • Leads and manages the day-to-day activities of their team including supporting career development of team (objective setting, performance management, etc.)

Knowledge and Skills

  • Proven experience using formal software engineering tools and methodologies, including design, development, testing, etc.
  • Ability to identify and understand complex problems and effectively drive resolution.
  • Articulates technical and non-technical information effectively to multiple audiences and levels. Demonstrates active listening.
  • Working knowledge of financial Industry (not essential)
  • Hands on vs Management ratio is 60:40.; so this is a hands on developer & management role.
  • Extensive development experience in C++ and a solid understanding of networks and networking protocols a must.

Excellent opportunity for growth and development and an attractive salary and benefits on offer