Head Of Development - £90k + Bonus

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£85,000 - £90,000
London
Permanent

Head Of Development - £90k + Bonus

Innovative outdoor advertiser is looking for a vibrant Head of Development to join their creative team in London.
Your knowledge and experience will enable you to confidently motivate the development team driving forward the best delivery and business engagement.
With leadership skills you will maintain transaction to Cloud, Micro-services and other contemporary technologies.

The Role:

• Identifying and maintaining key stakeholder relationships within the company development community that will help to support and dliver the startegy
• Maintaining excellent level of communication sharing best practice and expert knwledge in development projuect
• Working closley to support departmental integration to enable all teams to work on single platform apps & technologies
• Provide proactive leadership to the development community through direction, prioritisation and motivation challenging the status quo and encouraging ‘blue Sky’ thinking
• Supporting the leadership and product teams to understand the benfits of strategic pieces of engineering work and drive investment
• Inputting into department delivery, management and technical strategy
• Fostering consistent best practice in development and software engineering

Skills:

• Experience of leading a diverse & successful development team, whilst setting development strategy and working closely with a wide range of stakeholders
• Be able to easily connect and communicate with developers, leadership team and product owners
• Ability to communicate reasoning in clear and simple terms, and be flexible in taking different view points
• A track record of introducing test and build automation
• A strong technical/coding background. Understanding of what great software engineering looks like, though this is not a hands on role. 
• Be curious and have an appetite for change

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