Development Manager

Development Manager

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    London, England

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    £100000 - £130000 per annum + Fully Remote

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    Rick Deller

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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Development Manager - Hands on

Do enjoy leading a team? do you have a passion for Agile? are you still hands on?

Then check this out

  • Support and develop the agile methodology to deliver new regular product releases, and maintain the existing live versions with clients at a high velocity
  • Work closely with product management to understand client requirements, capture reference stories and provide input to sales and other product management teams
  • Understand and frame problems the product is solving by leveraging research, user testing activities and forging strong communicative relationships with our customers to inform the product strategy and roadmap
  • Ensure new product releases are successfully delivered to market quickly and efficiently, working with all departments to execute and complete business ready cycle
  • Represent the wider business during development, working closely with designers and engineers to ensure the backlog of work is populated and up to date
  • Manage and mentor the engineering team and be able to provide coaching on an as needs basis to team members in line with their career development plan


  • Worked in a software product development organisation for at least 15 years, with 5+ years management experience
  • Track record of managing multiple agile development teams, with the proficiency to plan, organise and report team workload using the scrum methodology
  • Ideally from an engineering background, with technical experience of developing enterprise scale SaaS solutions using Microsoft .Net and Amazon Web Services
  • Demonstrated ability to partner with product management and engineers to design and create requirements, user stories and triage issue reports for a SaaS product, using tools such as JIRA
  • 5+ years knowledge of working with data, and the ability to articulate complex data design and query execution
  • Strong understanding of working within a marketing technology (martech) organisation, campaign management or digital marketing agency
  • Experience in data science, modelling in both deterministic and non-deterministic or genetic algorithms
  • Excellent writing skills and a proven ability to create compelling content for internal and external audiences
  • Dynamic, articulate, and confident personality with ability to successfully drive projects with minimal guidance