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Director of Application Development
Ref No.: 18-05134
Location: Bedford, Massachusetts
Position Type:Direct Placement
Pay Rate : $ 190,000.00 - 200,000.00 /Year
Director of Application Development
Financial Services Client
Bedford, MA
$190K-$200K base + bonus

We are seeking a development manager and leader for our customer-facing web based applications. This person will be responsible for the daily activities of a software development team of 15-20 people as well as creating a strategy to evolve the technology platform and create better opportunities to quickly and reliably meet growing client demands. Ideal candidates will have in-depth understanding of financial products and market participants as well as proven experience in rapid delivery of web-based software solutions.

Duties and Responsibilities
  • Day to day management of a 20 person development team
  • Work with sponsors and clients to define scope and requirements for new features and product roadmaps
  • Work with technology leadership to design scalable architecture and create plans to remediate technical debt
Knowledge and Experience
  • Deep knowledge and architectural understanding of emerging web technologies, including but not limited to
    • HTML5
    • Java Spring
    • Angular.js
  • Prior experience in the financial services industry is preferred
  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Software/Computer Engineering or Computer/Information Sciences or equivalent experience