Software Development Manager

Posted 11 months ago
Southampton (SO31 area)
~65,000 - ~75,000 per month
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Job Description


Job Title: Software Development Manager
Salary/Rate: £65-75k
Location:                                                              Southampton area (SO31)
Type: Permanent
Industry: Software
Job Reference: A000473
Consultant Handling Vacancy: Steve Oakley
Consultant Telephone Number: +44 (0)2381 542 401
Consultant Email Address:



Software Development Manager Position Overview


Broadrock Marks is working with an award-winning software company that focuses on the big data market to find them a software development manager.


You and your team will be concentrating on numerous exciting projects. Primarily cloud-based projects that utilise Python as a core development language.


This role needs a natural people manager, someone who can lead from the front and keep the team encouraged, happy and motivated.


Other general responsibilities include:

  • Create and deliver against roadmaps.
  • Recruit and manage technical staff and resources.
  • Engage with technical and non-technical stakeholders.
  • Give internal training.
  • Oversee the continual professional development of the team.
  • Provide forecasting.
  • Use agile and TDD for development activities.
  • Prioritise tasks.



Software Development Manager Position Requirements:



  • Experienced in leading a software development team.
  • Have experience in managing tasks using
  • Be a natural people leader and problem solver.
  • Be able to work with and engage with a variety of stakeholders.
  • Be able to manage expectations and deliver to deadlines.



  • Hands-on experience working with Python and Django and/or Flask
  • Have knowledge of Linux and Docker and/or Kubernetes
  • Have knowledge of Javascript / React
  • Degree educated




Software Development Manager Position Perks:


  • Basic salary ranging between £65-75k
  • Generous secondary benefits package
  • Grown-up, informal and flexible working environment.
  • Free ample parking.
  • Modern, stylish offices.
  • Supportive company.




Broadrock Marks are acting as a Recruitment Agency in relation to this vacancy.