Software Development Manager

Our client, a global software solutions company, is recruiting a Development Manager for their French office in Marne la Vallée. You will report to the GM, France and will lead a team of 12 Developers. You will focus on modernising work practices, transitioning from traditional C and C++ applications to building effective agile methodologies and building automated testing suits. You should be comfortable working with short deployment processes.


You will be responsible for:

  • Team performance
  • Creating plans for converting the product backlog into working software
  • Being a successful scrum master
  • Setting and hitting sprint goals
  • Fostering a culture of unit testing, quality
  • Driving discipline required to achieve and sustain Continuous Delivery


Core tasks and activities:

  • Team leadership
    • Create a culture of trust and respect within the team
    • Promoting transparency of the development process
    • Team expectation setting
    • Mentoring and coaching for technical excellence
    • Growth and expansion of skills within the team
    • Personal development of team members
  • Project planning and delivery
    • Facilitating daily scrum, sprint planning, sprint demo and retrospective meetings
    • Sprint planning
    • Facilitating user story estimation
    • Progress tracking
    • Tracking and removing team impediments
  • Delivery of technical solutions
    • Foster a culture of unit testing
    • Innovative and sound solution design
    • Code quality
    • Code reviews
    • Supporting and championing agreed development processes, tools and techniques



Profile required Skills


  • Experience in managing and motivating teams to achieve goals and deadlines
  • Experience working with C and C++ applications
  • Understanding of agile methodology and frameworks
  • Knowledge of scrum work processes
  • Experience and good grasp of all aspects of the SDLC (Software Development Life Cycle)
  • Experience with .NET or Java-based web applications (full-stack, or back-end, or front-end)


Qualifications and Attributes

  • Education - Degree in Computer Science or related qualification
  • Experience - 6+ years hands-on experience as a senior developer and team leader


Salary: 75K€ + 10% bonus

Please send your CV to

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.



Megan Collins

Equipe : Paris

Spécialisée en : Recrutement de profils internationaux pour le marché français.

Consultante à Euro London depuis : 1999

A propos de moi :  Megan a ouvert le bureau français d’Euro London à Paris en 2001 puis en a pris la direction jusqu’en 2005. Elle a ensuite travaillé en interne pour le cabinet d’avocats Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer où elle s’est spécialisée en recrutement d’avocats, commerciaux et professionnels du marketing. Revenue au cabinet Euro London en 2011, elle s’est concentrée sur les postes internationaux pour le marché français. Megan est bilingue Français/Anglais.