Software Development Manager R1 million (neg) Cape Town National market leader based in Cape Town in seeking experienced professional to lead and mentor a team of talented C# software developers, designers and testers with the goal of delivering the highest quality software across platform.You will be working in an agile environment, alongside a young, dynamic, multi-skilled team of Developers, Designers, and Product owners, in order to iteratively deliver sound technical solutions on a suite of web and mobile products across the network. 3+ years experience in Agile development methodologies at scale, specifically Scrum. 4 + years experience working as a ScrumMaster. Sound experience managing software development team. One or more related certifications (CSP, CSM)(adv). Thorough understanding of enterprise software development and /or infrastructure processes and life-cycle: ability to adjust and apply this knowledge in a dynamic environment using agile methodologies. As a key leadership role, you will be responsible for managing and coordinating resources and processes. You will take full responsibility of the recruiting, hiring and performance management of all software developers, designers and testers reporting directly into you. Facilitate the scrum process of planning, daily stand ups, reviews and retrospectives with the team and Product Owner. Anticipate and aggressively remove obstacles that slow down or prevent teams from delivering objectives. Lead and contribute to the decision making process and facilitate conflict resolution. Embrace, coach and evangelize Agile values and principles in the team and across the organization. Focus more on delivery and results rather than ideology. Define and refine agile metrics to understand and communicate team performance. Work with management and other leaders to continually identify and implement team process and improvements.
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