Head of Development

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Head of Development

Dublin North


€95,000 - €110,000

Ref: E9647PK

Job Description

Leading corporate client in Dublin is looking for a Head of Development to help spear head their Digital transformation programme over the next 2-5 years.

Job Responsibilities

  • Team Management/ mentoring
    • Assign goals and objectives to direct reports in line with their roles, monitor performance, facilitate regular one-to-ones, provide feedback as required.
    • Identify training needs within the team and take appropriate action, including providing solution knowledge transfer.
    • Ensure regular updates and communications are shared within the team
  • Solution Design & Requirements
    • Actively participate in solution design with the team, working together throughout the Programme to define problems and design the optimum solution for the business.
    • Support the team to understand the technical capabilities of the solution when gathering and prioritising requirements.
    • Work with the team to obtain sign off of the solution design prior to solution build.
    • Work with the team to assist the Business Process Owners and Super Users to define the To-Be processes.
    • At any point in time be clear what the approved baseline set of Requirements are.

Experience Required

  • 5-10 years’ experience in a similar role.
  • Strong customer interfacing experience including onsite support is essential
  • Experience operating within complex IT environments
  • Understanding and experience with Development and operations
  • Exposure to solution architecture design
  • Strong exposure to managing outsourced teams and vendors
  • Proven record of managing teams

Essential and Desirable Skills

  • Minimum of a bachelor’s degree in information systems, computer science or related subject (Advanced degree desirable)
  • Strong people mgt skills and someone coming from the field of Development/ technology

Educational Requirements

  • Minimum of a bachelor’s degree in information systems, computer science or related subject (Advanced degree desirable)

Working Hours & Benefits

37.5 hours




How to Apply

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