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Development Manager

Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
£46,869 to £51,306
Job Type
21 Jul 2022

My client is one of the largest Police Forces in the UK and is based in the North of England who are currently in the process of expanding their Digital Policing Team.

As a result, they are hiring for a Development Manager to manage and facilitate the section's software development activities for in-house developed systems by directing, planning and prioritising work and ensuring that the requisite standards, frameworks and tooling constraints are adhered to in order to deliver an outstanding development service.


  • Manage the technical delivery of large scale development projects, in line with the Project Manager's specification, to meet the strategic needs of the Force
  • Work closely with the Enterprise Architecture team to understand the requisite standards, frameworks and tooling constraints applied to security, data, technologies and application development and ensure that these are successfully adhered to by the development team
  • Ensure that development processes and procedures are fully documented and understood by the Development Team to deliver an outstanding service


  • Experience of leading a software development team
  • Strong experience in RESTful Web Services, MVC frameworks, Apache Tomcat, Javascript, HTML and CSS for user interface development, XML and JSON for data exchange and Oracle Databases
  • Solid technical skills and experience in the full Software Delivery Lifecycle
  • Extensive commercial experience in Java development language

This is a hybrid role that will involve working both remotely and at various locations in Newcastle.

In return, my client is offering a salary of up to £51,308 and a generous pension scheme.

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  • Job Reference: 663279409-2
  • Date Posted: 21 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Networkers
  • Location: Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
  • Salary: £46,869 to £51,306
  • Sector: HR / Recruitment
  • Job Type: Permanent