FluidOne is the only Data Delivery Network in the UK providing the link between businesses, ISPs and the network operators. We provide simple solutions for our customers to communicate more effectively using a wide choice of connectivity, voice and cloud solutions. As part of the Rigby Group, FluidOne work closely with SCC enabling us to expand our portfolio of services.
We are proud to offer candidates unparalleled exposure to a rapidly growing business that has climbed the ranks in the Times Top 100 Best Small Companies to work for, placed as #17 in 2017. There has never been a more exciting time for applicants to join FluidOne.
This is an excellent position for an experienced development manager to lead a team of six in out London office. The role will involve overseeing all development projects and being responsible for the overall management and on-time delivery of development projects.
We develop and maintain websites and web services that provide our customers with the ability to automatically place and maintain orders, as well as developing in-house tools.
You will need to capture and analyse the business needs and translate these into development projects. You will be expected to work with the business to ensure you have all requirements and set reachable release dates. It is expected that you will carry this out by creating sprints with the team.
You must also be able to handle the continual flow of new requests and ensure there is a process in place which means the most important requests are developed. You will be responsible for conducting bi-annual appraisals and helping the team to grow.
Manage the team of developers and provide daily support
Ensure on-time high-quality code releases
Understand and balance the difference between writing the perfect code vs business needs
Regularly meet with team members and provide coaching/performance management
Organise and carry out bi-annual appraisals
Assist in the recruitment (interviews, managing tasks) of new members of the development team when needed
Responsible for creating business analysis reports to be seen by the Executive Team
Running development projects from design to post-deployment
The design and implementation of complex systems throughout their lifecycle
Deploying new projects into the existing systems infrastructure
Writing code specifications and planning and running sprints
Experience / Qualifications
BA/BSc in CS, or a numerate discipline or equivalent
Excellent project management skills
Strong leadership and management experience
You should have background in programming, although it is not necessary for this to be up to date
Experience with Jira and TFS
Must have a strong command of the English language, both written and verbal
Be able to demonstrate good problem solving skills
Ideally know and understand the telecommunications industry
Good at motivating
Ability to create SQL queries is advantageous
Practical understanding of the following:
o SQL Server
o Web services, SOAP, WSDL, XML
o IIS 7.0
o MS Visual Studios
An interest in FluidOne’s objectives as a business
Benefits after probationary period
Uncapped Holiday Entitlement
FluidOne breakfast and refreshments on working days
Regular company outings
Free high speed internet connectivity
Free private medical insurance
Subsidised dental insurance
Discounted gym membership
6% Pension contribution
Volunteer day scheme
Annual pay reviews
How to apply:
Send CV with covering letter to firstname.lastname@example.org with the job title as the subject field.
FluidOne is an equal opportunities provider and welcomes applications regardless of sex, marital status, ethnic origin, disability, religion, sexual orientation or age.