Middleware Integration Development Manager


Location: Hook

Technology & Innovation

Job Title: Middleware Development Manager

Location: Hook, Hampshire or Hammersmith, London

Salary: Competitive + Bonus and excellent Benefits

Virgin Media are entering one of the most exciting times in our history and we are looking to add an experienced Middleware Development Manager to our development team as we continue to grow our product offering.
So why Virgin Media? We are delivering the biggest investment in the UK’s digital infrastructure for over a decade, with a £billion programme to extend our ultrafast broadband network and brilliant Virgin TV to millions homes and businesses. We’re challenging our competitors with the best services and the fastest speeds.

What is the job?
The primary purpose of the Middleware Development Manager is to ensure the delivery of our exciting portfolio of projects as well as set future goals of the Middleware team. You will manage both in-house staff as well as outsourced development partners, ensuring continuous improvement and development.
You will do this by monitoring project delivery and manage stakeholder expectations to ensure that agreed changes, developments and enhancements are delivered to specific timelines. These timelines will be strategically agreed according to the Middleware Roadmap defined by yourself and other development teams.

Are you right for the role?
* Proven experience in a development leadership role with a history of managing staff in a technical environment, ideally in Middleware development.
* Strong knowledge of Middleware technologies as well as DevOps tools and processes.
* Ability to work as a strategic level to create and implement the Middleware roadmap.
* Agile development (Scrum, Kanban etc.)
* Ability to apply architectural principals when necessary.