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Manager, Pub Tech Development

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Recruiter: SAGE Publishing
Listed on: 17th July
Location: Working From Home
Salary Notes: Competitive
Type: Permanent

Manager, Pub Tech Development

Permanent Contract

Full time - working from home

About Our Company:

  • SAGE is an independent, leading academic and professional publisher.  We are a growing company, with over 1,500 employees based in London, Los Angeles, Washington DC, Singapore, New Delhi and Melbourne. 
  • We believe that education is intrinsically valuable to a healthy society and we're dedicated to producing high quality content in our books, journals and digital products. 
  • We're passionate about contributing to our local communities; we run a diverse mix of community-based programs each year and we make sure everyone has the chance to get involved.

The Role:

  • You will be based remotely and work from home full time.
  • You will manage development resources across multiple publishing solutions and be responsible for managing and coordinating the technical solutions, resources and process to deliver software leading long-term improvement whilst implementing and contributing to the SAGE Technology strategy.
  • You will also be required to perform Senior Development tasks to maintain and build publishing solutions for the business.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Manage the development team to implement enhancements and maintain SAGE publishing platforms and solutions.
  • Manage direct reports to ensure performance and goals are met.
  • Communicate company and strategic objectives to the team.
  • Contribute to the development of strategy, policy and practice.
  • Focus developing features and capabilities desired by the business.
  • Work with other Agile team members and build strong working relationships.
  • Provide architectural design guidance on new features.
  • Implement Lean IT strategies to improve efficiencies.
  • Research and implement development standards to improve the quality and quantity of solutions.

Skills/Qualifications:

  • Significant experience in applicable software development.
  • Experience as a full stack developer using Microsoft technologies including SQL Server, C#, MVC, React, .Net Framework and .Net Core.
  • Proven management experience.
  • Experience working in a telecommuting capacity as part of an Agile team.
  • Able to act quickly and develop quick solutions as well as more modular frameworks.
  • Strong planning and organising skills.
  • High level of attention to detail.
  • Demonstrable ability to independently prioritise and balance multiple activities and deadlines.
  • Superb communication skills across all levels of the organization.
  • Ability to work in a team and maintain a professional attitude.

DIVERSITY & INCLUSION

At SAGE Publishing we embrace diversity and Inclusion.  We seek to promote the benefits of diversity in all of our business activities and develop a business culture that reflects that belief.  We welcome applications from all members of society irrespective of age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, colour, race, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief as creating value through diversity is what makes us strong.   As a business and as an organisation with an increasingly agile workforce, we're open to flexible working arrangements where appropriate.

Contact Name:
Reference: TJ/9545/20-5699
Job ID: 2839932



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