Head of Software Development and Testing

Salary:
£60000 - £65000 per annum 
Job Type:
Permanent 
Location:
Walsall 
Sector:
IT 
Job Ref:
CTHEADSDT73_1606317697 

Position: Head of Software Development and Testing
Location: Walsall
Salary: £60,000 – £65,000
Benefits: Bonus 10%, Private Medical Cover, Pension, Gym, Free Parking & other excellent benefits

This a new and exciting role within a well-established and highly sucessful software house with a global customer base.

You will lead an international team working on their latest product which is a cloud-based SaaS billing solution built in Salesforce that has had a recent major launch in Australia.

This is a new role to support their impressive expansion plans over the next five years.

We are looking for someone experienced in managing international teams of software developer and testers of at least 50 people across different time zones that has some knowledge of Salesforce and strong experience in SaaS, PaaS, and Agile delivery.

The Role

This is a senior management role within the company, and you will be a key part of delivering an ambitious cloud transformation programme of its legacy CRM and Billing platform.

You will take a leadership role where you are accountable for the successful delivery of their cloud based software across the complete SDLC managing a team of 70 to 80 developers and testers the bulk of whom are based in India.

Experience:

The key thing we are looking for in this role is an experienced manager and leader that has managed large, international teams of testers and developers across different time-zones.

You will need to have strong experience in SaaS and PaaS, ideally based on Azure and is likely that you will have come from a background with a Systems Integrator or a software house.

You will need to have some knowledge of Salesforce as this is what their product is based on.

There will be some international travel involved in this role as well as working across different time-zones.

You will need to have strong experience of both Agile and software delivery.

What you will get – The Benefits

  • Bonus
  • Bupa Private Medical Cover
  • 25 days’ annual holiday (+ bank holidays)
  • Pension
  • Free onsite parking
  • Onsite Gym

Coburg Banks IT specialise in recruiting in a variety of areas including: Development, IT Support, Programme and Project Management, Business Analysts and Testing as well as mid to senior level IT appointments. We would welcome the opportunity of helping you in your career, so please send a copy of your CV to us

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