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MCDR
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Software Development Head

MCDR is a strategic Public Sector Egyptian entity looking for a Software Development Head With the following qualifications & responsibilities.


Responsibilities

Software development


  • To keep up to date with the latest software development technologies and methodologies
  • To drive consistent standards and approaches throughout the team
  • Enforce clean and healthy structured, well documented code
  • Maintain future-proof reusable core code libraries, which can be shared, in-order to drive further efficiencies throughout the team
  • To deliver code which is well tested and consistently error free
  • Ensure the design and build database schemas with integrity and scalability with data access layers that are optimized for performance and security

 

Communication and problem solving


  • To use your experience when reviewing and auditing legacy code 
  • To assist in critical support issues where your experience is required to ascertain the issue· quickly and to find the more appropriate resolution 
  • To take control over critical support instances and putting into place the correct escalation· and process to manage and resolve issue as soon as possible 
  • To create a culture of promoting new ideas or up-sell opportunities within the team for our· clients 
  • To encourage pro-active discussions with client delivery and account management teams· 
  • To contribute regularly to discussions regarding internal process and system improvements· in order to ensure maximum efficiency across the company. Including suggesting technical solutions to problems 
  • To instigate cross team ideas and initiatives – to bring products and services together·
  • To make sure the development team are integrating other team’s services efficiently and· that they are offering technical input into how all services can be delivered and improved 
  • To strive to ensure that processes and appropriate levels of knowledge are shared between· teams 
  • To make sure written reports and are written and adhere to brand/template and client· communication is at an excellent and professional level 
  • To make sure quotations take into account all possible risks and contain the appropriate· contingency


Team leadership, strategy & planning


  • To lead and manage a team of senior and junior software developers and software developers. Line management responsibilities will include technical recruitment, appraisals, meetings, identifying training needs, motivating and performance managing the team 
  • To drive the strategic direction of our products· & services taking into account emerging and legacy technologies (Oracle/PL/SQL)
  • To oversee strategy for both product and bespoke code base platform definition and· implementation 
  • To strategically decide whether we can inherit existing /support legacy code bases – and how· we handle our growing levels of software support
  • To devise a tactical plan which can be collaboratively carried out by the team – to implement· improvements to our products, services, processes and knowledge sharing within the team 
  • To plan for team growth considering the blend/level of skills required within team· 
  • To assist in resourcing decisions· 
  • To review project progress and overview of the performance of all individuals in team· 
  • To coaching and performance manage where necessary· 
  • To facilitate the smooth delivery of all projects, enhancements and support delivered by the· team 
  • To make sure that all team members have the latest in-depth knowledge of all onsite and· relevant offsite aspects at the heart of all decisions on projects or enhancements that they make 
  • To facilitate technology and methodology decision making throughout team, including· standardization of system architecture, reusable code base development, versions of software tools, best practice, source control and deployment processes 
  • To have a clear task list and plan for inducting new members into the team and bring them· up-to-speed as quickly as possible 
  • To make sure that all training and support that team members require is delivered internally· or externally

Full-time Position

Cairo Governorate - Egypt / Onsite

Onsite

Master (>10 yrs)

English - Arabic

ASAP

Any Time Zone

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MCDR
Misr for Central Clearing, Depository and Registry (MCDR) was established according to the provisions of the Capital Market law # 95 of 1992 and within the framework of the programs adopted by the Capital Market Authority (CMA)
70 Gimhoreya St. - Downtown
Cairo Governorate, 11351
Egypt

Full-time Position

Cairo Governorate - Egypt / Onsite

Onsite

Master (>10 yrs)

English - Arabic

ASAP

Any Time Zone

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