This role offers the opportunity to lead a team of creative Software Developers / Researchers; to plan, manage and deliver the projects on which they work.
Provide line management for a team of developers/researchers.
Create and maintain project plans to a high standard.
Collaborate with teams within development to ensure that shared resource is utilized effectively.
Collaborate with different teams across the business as a whole to ensure successful delivery of the project.
Drive new initiatives.
Deliver software working to the departmental development methodology.
Participate in the recruitment process.
Work with the Project Management Office in reporting project progress, risks and delivery schedules.
Experience - Knowledge Required & Qualifications:
Prior experience of leading a software development / research team.
Proven ability to deliver projects on time, with concrete examples.
Experience of agile software development.
The ability to engage and work with different departments within the business (e.g. Technical Support, PreSales, Human Resources).
Be able to motivate a team.
Proven problem-solving skills.
Be able to influence others and communicate with impact.
An awareness of mobile platforms and application virtualization.
The desire for professional self-improvement.
A technical back ground with either (or both preferably);
Knowledge of software development on the Windows platforms (inc mobile), Apple iOS / OSX, Google Android, RIM Blackberry.
Knowledge of software development for Cloud based technologies
Nice to Have
Knowledge of application virtualization technologies (e.g. Microsoft App-V).
Knowledge of VDI (Virtual Desktop Infrastructure).
This is an office-based role from the AppSense West Coast office (San Jose, CA), which occasional travel to attend conferences and seminars as and when required
AppSense - 19 months ago