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Software Development Manager (Permanent)

Location: Bristol Country: UK Rate: £45k - £60k per annum + Benefits

Software Development Manager


£45,000 - £60,000 p/a (DOE) + Benefits

A brand new opportunity to join a Bristol based software house as a Software Development Manager has arisen.

This is an established software house who have developed a line of products for a global client base, including some of the world's biggest names. They have a range of exciting new features to implement this year as well as introducing new technologies in to the business.

This is a hands on managerial role with responsibilities for line managing up to 20 staff members made up of developers and testers in an agile/scrum environment.

Overview of common technologies used:

  • Java
  • Spring, hibernate
  • Jenkins
  • CI/CD
  • Junit, Cucumber
  • SQL databases
  • REST services
  • Eclipse, Maven
  • HTML/CSS, JavaScript


  • Line management of team members
  • Ensuring best practice in software development
  • Hands on development on projects
  • Set goals and objectives
  • Staff appraisals
  • Work closely with head of engineering
  • Continuous improvement

Though this position leans more on management duties it does still involve being hands on when required so will also suit lead developers & principal developers who are looking to make the step up.

This client are based in a location of Bristol close to shopping, food places, cinemas and are commutable from all areas of Bristol, Bath, Swindon, Newport, and Gloucester.

Please apply to this Software Development Manager position with your latest CV.

Posted Date: 11 Nov 2019 Reference: JS-3456456 Employment Agency: Southern Lights Contact: Toby Greet