IT Systems Team Leader

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Working within the medical scientific industry this Team Leader role will be managing a team of 6 software engineers. The perfect candidate will have a strong IT technical background (java, C#, Oracle) and will be looking for a role that offers exposure to people management. 

Primary Duties

  • To review new practices, technologies, and innovations with respect to improving business processes
  • To provide effective Team Leadership, development, and motivation to a team of Software Engineers within the Information Systems Group
  • To ensure effective staff training, development, and mentoring is undertaken and to motivate direct reports and others within the group 
  • To undertake performance management for the team on an ongoing basis
  • To ensure the effective design and timely delivery of software
  • To programme manage projects that are the direct responsibility of the team and to assist the Head of the IT department in overall project prioritisation 
  • Respond to users' requests for bug fixes and systems changes in line with procedures. Design and test appropriate software fixes
  • To deliver on agreements or provide exception reporting to the requester and other stakeholders
  • Ensuring frequent updates as to progress and delays 

Knowledge and skills needed:

  • Strong background with project management, people management, team leader experience
  • Strong IT Technical knowledge - Java, c# and/or Oracle
  • Strong project management and analytical skills 
  • Ability to work with conflicting priorities

Desirable qualities - Linus, Oracle, SQL, Java, Python, MS Excel, .NET

Fantastic benefits on offer, excellent pension, and flexibility of working from home and the office. 


9 June 2021
IT Manager
Cheshire, Wilmslow