28TH MAY, 2024

Join Our Team as a Software Development Team Leader at Tax Cloud

Salary: £45k to £50k + Pension + Laptop

Are you a talented software developer ready to lead a dynamic team? Tax Cloud, a forward-thinking company dedicated to revolutionising traditional R&D consultancy services through our innovative portal, seeks a passionate Software Development Team Leader. If you're excited about the challenge of building a world-class in-house development team and taking your career to the next level, we want to hear from you!

About Tax Cloud

Tax Cloud offers businesses a guided, innovative, cost-effective online tool to help them through the R&D Tax Credits claim process. We are committed to creating cutting-edge technology solutions to disrupt the traditional R&D tax consultancy industry. Currently, our software development is outsourced to a UK digital agency. Your mission will be to bring this expertise in-house by assembling and leading a top-notch development team. This role is perfect for a Senior Developer or Full-Stack Engineer looking to transition into a leadership position while staying 75% hands-on.

Role and Responsibilities

As the Software Development Team Leader, you will:

  • Lead a team of talented developers: Oversee UX/UI designers, front-end, and back-end developers.
  • Conduct comprehensive planning and discovery sessions: Gather information and create detailed project plans, including specifications, concept maps, user definitions, journeys, and sitemaps.
  • Assign tasks and manage deadlines: Ensure each team member understands their responsibilities and project timelines.
  • Maintain high productivity and quality standards: Drive your team to deliver exceptional work consistently.
  • Develop and enhance software solutions: Work on new applications while maintaining and improving existing ones.
  • Oversee the QA testing process: Ensure all software meets our quality standards before deployment.
  • Provide IT support: Assist internal staff with software and hardware issues as needed.

Required Experience

We are looking for someone with at least five years of experience in the following:

  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in computer science, engineering, or a related field.
  • Strong understanding of software development methodologies and lifecycle.
  • Proficient in C#, .NET using ASP.NET, HTML, CSS and jQuery.
  • Involved in developing SaaS application software.

Desired Personality and Skills

To thrive in this role, you should:

  • Excellent problem-solving, organisational, and analytical skills.
  • Communicate concisely and tactfully.
  • Has high standards and leads by example.
  • Displays integrity through daily actions.
  • Drive a team forward with passion, enthusiasm, inspiration, and motivation.
  • Hold your team (and yourself) accountable for achieving project deliverables.

What We Offer

  • Competitive salary: £45k to £50k
  • Pension plan
  • Laptop
  • 25 days annual leave (Plus bank holidays)

How to Apply

If you’re ready to lead a team and develop groundbreaking software solutions, apply now via info@taxcloud.co.uk.

We look forward to welcoming a passionate and driven Software Development Team Leader to our team.

Barrie Dowsett, ACMA, GCMA
Author Barrie Dowsett, ACMA, GCMA CEO, Tax Cloud
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Myriad are the creators of Tax Cloud, we help enterprises navigate, apply and secure tax incentives and grants. We specialise in R&D Tax Credits, Creative Tax Reliefs, Innovate UK grants, Horizon Europe grants, and R&D Capital Allowance Claims.

  • Submitting R&D tax claims since 2001
  • Strong track record spanning 20+ years delivering R&D tax credit claims
  • Over £70m claimed and counting
  • Industry leading specialists
  • We employ technical, costing and tax experts and tax experts
  • Confident of delivering value to our clients, we offer our R&D tax services on a success fee-only basis.

Meet some of the team behind Tax Cloud

Barrie Dowsett Barrie Dowsett ACMA CGMA Chief Executive Officer
Jillian Chambers Jillian Chambers Technical Analyst/Writer
Lauren Olson Lauren Olson Technical Analyst Manager
Rabia Mohammad Rabia Mohammad Corporate Tax Associate