Job title: Development Manager
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Salary type: Annual
Salary: Negotiable
Location: London, United Kingdom
Job published: 09-08-2022
Job ID: 32394

Job Description

Role Purpose

This person is responsible for the day to day management, performance and delivery of the IT Development team. 


  • Manage Development team
  • Ensure coding standards met by all developers 
  • Ensure solution is in line with approved Architecture
  • Distributing development work and day to day management of developers
  • Develop bespoke software solutions using .Net C#, SQL Server and associated technologies centred around our ETRM trading platforms (OpenLink Endur and Amphora Symphony)
  • Establishing a detailed technical specification through discussion with business analysts and key users
  • Clarifying what actions the program is intended to perform
  • Breaking down technical specification into its simplest elements and translating this logic into code
  • Envisioning possible solutions to anticipated problems
  • Working autonomously and as part of a team
  • Combining all elements of the solution design and testing it
  • Participate in development and maintenance of regression tests
  • Implementing robust system test techniques
  • Testing sample data-sets to check that output from the program works as intended
  • Conducting testing and installing the program into production ideally using automated deployment tools
  • Reacting to problems and correcting the program as necessary
  • Evaluating and improvement of system performance
  • Adapting the program to new requirements, as necessary
  • Supporting user acceptance testing to ensure the program works to specification and can be used easily, quickly and accurately
  • Writing detailed documentation for the operation of the program by users and computer operators
  • Handing over solutions to application support
  • Updating, repairing, modifying and developing existing software and generic applications


  • Degree or equivalent qualification in a relevant field preferred


  • .Net C#
  • SQL Server
  • Experience in agile development methodologies
  • Understanding of Openlink Endur and particularly .Net OpenComponents and/or Amphora Symphony beneficial
  • Experience with Containerisation, Kubernetes is beneficial
  • Experience with Analytics Spark data warehousing and reporting (PowerBI) is beneficial
  • Worked in autonomously and in medium to large teams
  • Understanding of small organisations
  • Understanding of energy and commodity trading
  • Proven ability to establish teams and drive improvements

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