Development Manager

Development Manager

Leadership Id: 15730 - Permanent

IT/IQ Tech Recruiters is seeking a Development Manager to join our client in Calgary, AB,


Why work with our client?

  • Competitive rates
  • Centrally located
  • Transit accessible



  • Manage a distributed team of full stack developers, including hiring, onboarding, compensation and promotions
  • Partner with the Product team to refine and deliver the roadmap. (Product own the “what and why”, your team is responsible for the “how”.)
  • Expect to review code, work on PoCs, code to stay current.
  • Ensure the team is making sound technology decisions with regard to quality, scalability, maintainability and flexibility 
  • Research, evaluate and experiment with new technologies 


Top Skills Required

  • A love of solving complex problems with elegant software solutions 
  • Ability to understand existing systems and tackle difficult and subtle system-level issues, emphasizing simplicity and long-lasting designs
  • Passion for building a high performing, open-minded, collaborative team
  • Strong hands-on coding skills in at least some parts of our tech stack (C# .Net, React, Kotlin, Swift, SQL Server), and familiarity with others. (Although you won’t be coding full-time and we don’t expect you to be an expert in all parts of our tech stack, it’s important that your technical skills are strong enough to be credible, and to have good empathy for technical challenges our developers encounter)
  • Experience deploying commercial applications to public cloud infrastructure. Bonus points if done in Azure.
  • Pragmatic, not pedantic, approach to implementing Agile software delivery practices
  • Must be legally eligible to work in Canada


Why work with us?

  • Build a long-term relationship with an experienced recruitment expert
  • Access to the ‘hidden’ job market – opportunities across Canada that aren’t posted on job boards
  • Get a high-level understanding of market dynamics affecting your industry
  • Gain insight into the culture of the company you’re applying for before submitting your profile


About Us

IT/IQ Tech Recruiters provides contract and permanent IT recruitment services to employers across Canada. We have a specialized approach to recruiting, segmenting our recruitment teams into specialty practice areas focusing on Development, PMO, Infrastructure and BI/CRM/ERP skill sets.

This approach enables our recruiters to become specialists; they know the market and work hard to understand each candidates’ capabilities, goals, career ambitions and quickly present them with the best possible opportunities.  We are committed to helping candidates develop their careers and to helping our clients grow their business and complete important projects successfully.


We create opportunities for IT Professionals to empower business.