Development Manager

Senior Developer

Ref: 230Tuesday 20 September 2022

Hands-on Development Manager or Lead Developer sought for a successful software group

This is an exciting opportunity to join a stable, well-thought-of software group that is looking for a hands-on Development Manager.

Role: Development Manager (equally, you might also call yourself a Development Lead, Head of Development or Senior Developer) 
Location: Bristol Area - fantastic office or remote
Salary: £50k-£60k p.a. 

Key responsibilities shall be to oversee the running of a growing Web Development team and write beautifully clean, well-documented code to a high standard for an established software group. Managerial duties will include day-to-day running of a small team but also includes resource allocation, recruitment, planning, team's time management, and budgets for projects.  

You must demonstrate experience of handling team leading and management issues in combination with solid experience of Back End Web Development. Above all, you'll need to be an excellent communicator, unflappable under pressure, and used to helping a Software Development team meet tight deadlines.  

From a Development point of view, we seek solid knowledge of PHP and MySQL. Basic Front End skills (Javascript, HTML5 and CSS3) will help. We are looking for experience within any PHP framework (Codeignitor, Symfony, Laravel etc...) plus JavaScript and Object Orientated Programming (OOP) skills. Basic user experience of Linux (preferably Debian/Ubuntu) and Linux networking skills will also help. 

In return for your expertise, you'll be rewarded with a very competitive salary and be offered the opportunity to progress your career to Director level. 

Send me your CV for immediate consideration for this Web Development Manager role. Prompt feedback is guaranteed. Full Job Spec Available. 

This is a full-time, permanent role based in Bristol. 

prosperIS is a recruitment consultancy specialised in the provision of skilled Development Managers, Software Managers, Web Developers, PHP Developers, Front End Developer and Full Stack Developers across Bristol, Somerset, Taunton and West-Country.

We believe this role is commutable from Bristol, Taunton, Wellington, Weston Super Mare, Portishead, Honiton, Ilminster and large parts of Somerset. 

prosperIS and our client are equal opportunity employers. No terminology used in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of race, age, sex, disability etc...