Web Development Team Lead

Location Malta
Discipline: Technology, Software Development
Contact name: Daniel Genuis

Contact email: [email protected]
Job ref: 15116
Published: about 2 months ago

Our client, an innovative digitally driven company is looking for a Web Development Team Leader. Whilst being highly technical and hands-on capable, the ideal candidate will lead development projects across predominantly Microsoft .Net and SQL server-based technologies. 

Description:

  • Line management and personal development of a team of highly skilled developers
  • Managing the delivery of multiple complex simultaneous system development projects from design through to release
  • Capable of understanding and contributing to the technical solution from design through to code level
  • Working closely with Account Managers and the key stakeholders to produce accurate delivery estimates and manage the transition from analysis through to design and delivery
  • Provide regular and effective progress updates to and work closely with Account  Managers to ensure the management of any delivery risks or issues
  • Define delivery phases of the project including activities, sub-activities, and milestones ensuring these are documented and used as the basis for the project event log, issues and risk log and any subsequent reporting
  • Ensure awareness, involvement and support from the key stakeholders and participants by building strong project teams and maintaining robust communication on the project status throughout its life cycle
  • Participate in reviews and meetings and provide updates on project progress
  • Take responsibility for ensuring that risks and issues are identified and managed closely and drive all stakeholders to deliver on time and to the required quality standards
  • Work closely with relevant teams internally to ensure alignment and coordination across operations as part of the seamless implementation of existing and new systems
  • Contributing to post-implementation reviews helping to demonstrate success or otherwise of projects
  • Supporting project resource scheduling and department capacity planning
  • Contribution to the definition of departmental and systems strategies and progression of any allocated objectives
  • Ownership, development and management of allocated departmental processes
  • Undertake small analysis projects in the form of consultancy
  • Work on a wide range of projects involving the implementation of new and existing systems, solutions and processes
  • Take responsibility for making key decisions to ensure the successful implementation of all initiatives
Requirements:
  • Experience of people management and the ability to lead and influence others
  • Proven experience in leading and managing the delivery of system/software development projects in a structured environment
  • Experience in a variety of software development approaches and methodologies including Agile and Waterfall
  • Experience in both architecture and implementation-level software design
  • Experience in requirements capture, analysis techniques and process improvement approaches
  • Experience in the development of software using WordPress, HTML5, CSS3, Javascript and PHP technologies
  • Ability to adapt to various technologies and research new concepts
  • Excellent personal organisation and ability to prioritize and carry out multiple tasks
  • Able to influence and drive projects to meet key milestones and overcome challenges
  • Comfortable working without routine supervision
  • A desire to remain technically capable and an expert in current technologies