Our client is a national software company that develops solutions for the Legal profession. The company is now looking to recruit a Development Team Leader who comes from a Java Development background to join the team and be a team leader for 5 team members.

Responsibilities for the Java Development Team Leader role are:

*Lead through personal excellence and encourage motivation and commitment in team members
*Agree objectives and conduct regular appraisals for all line reports to ensure that performance against objectives are effectively monitored and corrective actions taken
*Support line reports’ career development through regular review of training and development plans
*Manage contract resource, maintaining strict cost controls and ensuring individuals deliver on time whilst maintaining quality standards
*Ensure that new team members are provided with the necessary support and development through mentoring or formal training, so that they reach agreed performance standards
*Ensure team have understood and interpreted business requirements and goals, and assist with identification of solutions

Key skills require for Java Development Team Leader role:

*Strong technical background, preferably with some hands on experience: including java, XML and web UI development
*Excellent organisational skills are essential. Project management methodology exposure is an advantage.

This Java Development Team Leader role pays a salary up to £50,000 and is based in West Yorkshire. To apply email your CV to Mark Lennard of Lewis Paige Recruitment mark@lewispaige.com or call 0207 871 9909