Technical Development Manager

Job Title: Technical Development Manager
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
Location: Tauranga
Contact Details: Tyler Hunt
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Job Published: 22 days ago
  • Development Manager
  • Tauranga Location
  • Great Salary

About the role
This modern organisation provides Business Transformation and Digital Design and Development solutions to its customers. As Development Manager reporting directly to the CTO, you will manage and lead a team of developers. This will involve HR responsibilities as well as overseeing day to day operations of the team. You will be required to work with current and prospective clients to understand their technical requirements. As well as the above responsibilities, you will be expected to roll up your sleeves with hands on development when required.

Your responsibilities will include:

Management and Leadership

  • Lead, motivate and mentor a development team
  • Carry out performance management and KPI setting
  • Recruitment of new team members


  • Analyse requirements and provide accurate technical estimates
  • Enhance and supervise software development process
  • Enhance and supervise quality assurance process
  • Promote coding conventions and documentation standards
  • Serve as escalation point for technical issues
  • Participate in project development and deployment

Solutions Delivery

  • Participate and provide input into idea gathering, scoping, spec phases
  • Take ownership of technical costing
  • Provide architectural design and technical specs according to project requirements
  • Perform scrum master duties

Skills & experience required

  • 5+ years’ experience leading, coaching and mentoring teams of developers
  • 5+ years of solid hands-on experience with C#, ASP.Net (Web Forms & MVC) and SQL
  • Experience with HTML, CSS, JavaScript, jQuery, W3C
  • Experience creating complex architectural designs
  • Experience with continuous integration and automated deployment
  • Exposure to database design and development on SQL server
  • Experience implementing CMS platforms ideally Kentico, Umbraco and Sitecore
  • Understanding of software development methodologies, including KISS, DRY and SOLID

We’d love to hear from you, if this is the right role for you - APPLY now or contact Tyler on 021 919 593 for a confidential discussion.

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