Software Development Manager
Leading Internet Portal
Dubai, UAE
Ref: EP110-06

The Role


The Role


Interested in working for a growing technology company with a dynamic and competitive work environment? We are a leading provider of online services in the Middle East with a revenue growth of over 150% per year and are looking for smart, passionate and hard-working IT professionals to join our young and multi-cultural team. You will have the chance to work on complex software problems and online systems with over a million users.

We require a Software Development Manager to managing a small but expanding PHP development team. You will be working on exciting new development projects, liaising with domain experts in developing functional specifications and creating proof of concepts.

The role will give you the freedom to recruit new staff as well as allocate resources to the most important projects.

The successful candidate can expect a very competitive salary, as well as the opportunity for tremendous growth and learning in a highly-driven, fast-paced environment.

Requirements


Requirements


You must have a background in project management or technical lead and have worked on large-scale Internet projects.

In addition you must have solid commercial experience of the following:
Software or Web development
Managing software staff
Strong knowledge of software development methodologies, practices, and procedures (Agile/Scrum would be ideal)
A strong knowledge of database and web development technologies (HTML, CSS, JavaScript)
Project Management experience
Experience building and supporting consumer-facing web sites would be a bonus

About the Company


About the Company


Headquartered in Dubai Internet City, the company is a leading provider of online services for medium and large corporations throughout the Middle East.

The company is run by a seasoned team of professionals with diverse backgrounds across different industries - including management consulting, corporate finance and technology. The team also brings together a wealth of international experience across four continents.

This is your chance to join a growing company and a winning team, and to work with creative, hard-working individuals in a fast-paced, energizing environment. Team members benefit from extensive training and excellent learning opportunities. They can also expect a great deal of intellectual challenge and a fast-track career with the prospect of rapid promotion based on merit, and greater responsibility for those who prove themselves.

We are committed to maintaining a welcoming and dynamic workplace, where all employees can reach their full potential.