Microsoft 365 Development Lead

Job description

Location: Manchester/Chester + remote working 
Salary: £45,000- £55,000 DOE
Full time / Permanent

Be part of a world-class digital workplace agency.

WM Reply are a 175 person, and fast growing, Microsoft Cloud consultancy. We are part of the 9500 strong Reply group. With offices in London (HQ), Chester, Manchester, Minsk and Chicago. We work with leading enterprise clients building amazing intranets, business applications and websites.

With an impressive roster of clients, including Microsoft, Barclays, Unilever and Rolls-Royce, you`ll be contributing to a growing team famed for their expertise in connecting people with technology.

We are looking for a Microsoft 365 Development lead, to manage and grow our UK development team. The role would still be hands-on but would  have line management responsibilities once we grow the team. 


  • O365/SharePoint;
  • Azure 
  • .NET core, ASP.NET MVC;
  • MS SQL Server;
  • ES6/Typescript, React (or other front end framework);
  • HTML, CSS;
  • Visual Studio, VS code;
  • Power Platform

Key Responsibilities:

  • Front end, back end, full stack development of projects based on O365/SharePoint platform;
  • Project Dev leadership, communication with client and consultant;
  • Managing of junior developers;
  • Solution architecture planning, tasks breakdown and estimations.

Quirks you’ll love:

  • Flexible working – not a morning person? Then don’t start until 10am. Flying off for the weekend? Wrap up at 4pm.
  • We’re part of the Reply group and there are always training and knowledge sharing sessions, both inside and outside of the Microsoft space.
  • We have an in-office bar fridge (fully stocked), Xbox, the latest iPhones and laptops, and a sofa filled breakout area.


At HQ, we have a budding comedian, a spin instructor, a backflip world record holder, a DJ, a goth model and a cartoonist. Our offices are equipped with Xboxes, a fully-stocked beer fridge, Dungeons & Dragons club and plenty of nerf guns. The diversity - we have people from across all walks of life - a mix of nationalities, sexualities, religions, genders and interests so buckle in and apply already!

Company Culture

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