Software Development Manager Monday 14 June 2021 - Glasgow


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We’re looking for a motivated, exceptional candidate who thrives on variety.

SwarmOnline is a software development company designing and creating web and mobile applications for a variety of fantastic clients.

We are looking for someone to join the senior management team and help guide, shape and manage a flexible team of developers.

You should have:

  • 5+ years senior development experience including some time in a similar management role.
  • Experience of people management with an ability to mentor and develop a small technical team to achieve goals and grow skills.
  • Excellent motivational and engagement skills within a software development environment.
  • Active involvement in defining, scoping and estimating new projects.
  • Able to take a technical lead role in the development of a software application with experience of doing so in an agile environment, implementing agile processes.
  • Experience of a modern coding language and building systems in either AWS or Azure.
  • Ability to design systems for new products, including cloud architecture.
  • Desire to aid in some development tasks but this will be timeboxed to around 25% of a working week so as to not interfere with core responsibilities.

Our tech stacks, like our clients, are varied. It’s not imperative that you have significant experience in all these areas, you will have significant knowledge and experience in at least on of the following groups and knowledge of the others:

  • AWS Cloud Platform
  • Azure 
  • PHP
  • Symfony
  • Kubernetes
  • Docker
  • Postgres
  • .NET Core
  • MS SQL Server
  • React
  • React Native
  • Node.js
  • JavaScript
  • MySQL

The package includes:

  • Hybrid remote working
  • Core working hours 9am-5:30pm (can flex +/- 1hr per day)
  • 34 days annual leave (total)
  • Pension
  • Healthcare
  • Skills development (pluralsight)