Conduent Software Development Manager in Havant, United Kingdom

Software Development Manager


Conduent is the world's largest provider of diversified business process services with leading capabilities in transaction processing, automation, analytics and constituent experience. We work with both government and commercial customers in assisting them to deliver quality services to the people they serve.

We manage interactions with patients and the insured for a significant portion of the U.S. healthcare industry. We are the customer interface for large segments of the technology industry and the operational and processing partner of choice for public transportation systems around the world.

Whether it's digital payments, claims processing, benefit administration, automated tolling, customer care or distributed learning - Conduent manages and modernizes these interactions to create value for both our clients and their constituents. Learn more at .

Conduent is seeking a Software Development Manager to be based in Havant, Hampshire. The successful candidate will provide leadership to a highly-skilled software development team of some 10 staff to ensure delivery of market-leading software products. This role will be ideally suited to an individual that started their career as a Software Developer and progressed into project and people management whilst maintaining an excellent working knowledge of modern technologies, development tools and architecture. The new Software Development Manager will have a successful track record leading teams of Software Developers and Architects. A strong technical background is essential to be successful in this role although you will be able to rely on architects and technical leads for complex technology decisions. Therefore, this opportunity is primarily focused on the management dimensions of the role such as project execution and stakeholder engagement, team leadership, recruitment and organisational structure, continuous process and efficiency improvement.

Practical experience with the full software development lifecycle in a commercial/production environment is essential, including: customer requirements capture and analysis, estimation processes, architecture and design, implementation, unit, system and regression testing, installation and deployment support, and ongoing product maintenance. Understanding of tools and principles related to continuous integration, DevOps, configuration control, automated build and test infrastructure, defect and backlog management and IDE’s in an Agile environment is key.

  • Key skills requiredSolid problem-solving skills are a must have

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, including ability to be customer facing

  • Team Management (including HR management)

  • Workload scheduling

  • Team performance monitoring and improvement

  • Ownership of software change management

  • Ability to provide status reports of changes, bugs and issues

  • Experience of managing commercial timelines alongside internal projects

Conduent is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, age, gender identity, gender expression, sex/gender, marital status, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, medical condition, use of a guide dog or service animal, military/veteran status, citizenship status, basis of genetic information, or any other group protected by law. People with disabilities who need a reasonable accommodation to apply for or compete for employment with Conduent may request such accommodation(s) by clicking on the following link, completing the accommodation request form, and submitting the request by using the "Submit" button at the bottom of the form. For those using Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox please download the form first: click here to access or download the form at .

Job Software Engineering

Primary Location United Kingdom-Hampshire-Havant

Organization Transportation

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 18028915