Development Lead

Closing Date: 31st August 2020
Reports To: Global Head of IT
Position Summary:

Development Lead

Bath, UK

The Opportunity

Lead an Agile and small team of developers and testers in our Global IT department as we continue with our full digital transformation project (known internally as GAP) that will see the replacement of many of our existing heritage systems with MS D365 F&O, CE and Talent together.

As the Development Lead you’ll manage teams using AzureDevops and work with continuous Integration/ continuous deployment pipelines as well as driving a development team on D365 global platform.


  • Manage and mentor a development team
  • Accountable for the team’s quality and timely delivery
  • Oversee the development of the digital transformation in line with agreed roadmap
  • Lead code reviews and report on team performance
  • Undertake 1-2-1s of the Development and QA Team

Experience Requirements:

We are looking for a Development Lead with a strong and innovative software background and experience of manging small and Agile teams. You don’t need to have been an Architect previously, but you will have an understanding of Architecture as well as an input into systems design.

You will need to have exceptional stakeholder management skills, up to and including board level. Having an understanding of Data Science and Machine Learning techniques, as you will be working closely with some data specialists would be advantageous but not a prerequisite.

You will also have:

  • Experience with software delivery techniques & tools such as Continuous Integration, Configuration Management, and Release Management
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft stack, DevOps and Azure
  • Experience coordinating internal/ external development teams
  • Agile and SCRUM evangelist
  • Track record of introducing new agile development approaches and best practice


About Rotork

Rotork is the market-leading global flow control and instrumentation company, helping our customers manage the flow or liquids, gases and powders across many industries worldwide.

Our purpose is Keeping the World Flowing for Future Generations.

Rotork is going through an exciting period of change and growth, building on our existing market leadership. It's a great time to join us and make an impact in shaping the future of our business.

Location: Bath, UK
Division: Rotork Controls
Rotork Office: UK - Bath - Rotork Controls Limited
Job Type: Full Time
Area Of Interest: IT
Contact: Yoshi Danily
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