Head of Development

Job Title: Head of Development
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Buckinghamshire
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits: 15% Bonus + Car Allowance
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 16553
Contact Name: Ray Adams
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 22, 2016 11:24

Job Description

To Lead a team responsibility for new eCommerce features on my clients B2B and B2C European sites. This position will be leading a team of software engineers in delivery roles that support the needs of customer facing eCommerce across multi channels.

You will need a good understanding and hands on experience in software development and architecting / building highly scalable eCommerce systems with a strong Java background. You will be expected to improve team agility through coaching and implementing best practices for development, automated testing. Need to have an attitude that embraces Agile practices and automation. Ability to review code and architecture in order to ensure scalability, performance and security compliance.

Ideally you will be from an e-commerce FMCG environment, able to collaborate with the architecture, business, infrastructure & operations  teams to contribute to development of the new eCommerce platform.
 Directing and participating in cross-functional delivery of large-scale, complex projects often involving multiple internal and external teams.

If you are degree educated in a computer / information technology or other technology related fields with 8-10 years of experience with experience and success leading the development of customer facing retail ecommerce solutions I would like to hear from you.


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