Development Manager - Data Visualization - Analytics

Job Title: Development Manager - Data Visualization - Analytics
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000 per annum
Reference: BBBH17911_1520415033
Contact Name: Doug Collyer
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 07, 2018 09:30

Job Description

Development Manager - Data Visualisation - Analytics

A global Data Visualisation software company are looking to hire a Development manager to manage a team of 8-10 developers as well as manage software delivery and help develop the product line.


  • Reporting to CTO
  • Manage a team of 8-10 developers
  • Work alongside QA Manager, Head of Research, SW architects (and also with Support, Prod Mgmt and Professional Services teams)
  • Project manage development and delivery of the company's continuously evolving Analytics product (6-12 month release cycle)
  • Main objective is to ensure timely delivery, and excellent quality of product releases, whilst handling tactical interruptions (e.g. bug fixes, enhancement requests, etc. in patches).
  • Engage in all aspects of the project mgmt. Note: this is not a manager of managers role. Successful candidate will be managing the engineers directly.

Required Skills:

  • Great project mgmt.
  • Experience of managing a similar size Development team
  • Product management/development experience
  • Great people mgmt.
  • Excellent technical understanding / capability - although not a hands on role, they will need to understand technical conversations and drive the technical and non-technical meetings
  • A good appreciation of the end customer
  • Software development background
  • Product Management and Development experience
  • Excellent knowledge of the SW dev process / lifecycle, and how best to employ different techniques/processes to maximize productivity, without compromising quality.
  • Self-motivated, with a strong desire to continuously improve the team / software / dev process / etc.