Application Development Manager

Application Development Manager, PMP, Architecture, Agile, Scrum
C2H Corp-To-Corp, C2H Independent, C2H W2, Contract to Hire
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Job Description

Title: Application Development Manager

Location: Atlanta, GA

Duration: 6 Months Contract to Hire


Job Description:
  • Responsible for management of an application development or system development area.
  • Core strengths are personnel management, technical expertise, project management, and development management.
  • Must have the ability to understand and manage complex technical applications, systems and projects.
  • Projects may span multiple applications and complex technologies.
  • Support entire development organization in developing and documenting the application architecture

Essential Duties:
  • Provides personnel management for direct reports. 
  • Manages department budget within guidelines. Participates in development of the budget. 
  • Develops application development processes for ITC. 
  • Able to manage and direct Agile projects – specifically Scrum methodology
  • Responsible for following and enforcing clients processes for project management and development
  • Establishes project standards. 
  • Responsible for reporting metrics on development projects (e.g. scope, schedule, cost and quality). 
  • Provides team leadership on projects. 
  • Provides project management for own department and may be required to manage cross department projects. 
  • Builds a structured approach to successfully complete projects on schedule. 
  • Prepares summary and detailed project plans, involving all participating parties. 
  • Measures, manages, and presents project status, progress against milestones, and emerging issues to project sponsors (technical and business). 
  • Leads effort to transform validated and prioritized user requirements into quality application function deployed to users. 
  • Directs and assists others in subordinate or ancillary project role. 
  • Drives complex program issues through to resolution. 
  • Drives process improvement in the product development and delivery process. 
  • Manages all (people, intellectual assets, physical assets) resources effectively. 
  • Delivers effective management and functional guidance to the project and team. 
  • Participates in planning and defining the application or system strategy. 
  • Works with Managing Director of Application Development and others to develop the clients application architecture
  • Provides a technical leadership role within the ITC management team. 
  • For smaller departments, actively participate in work activities. 

  • Must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.
  • The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or abilities required.
  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 

  • BA or BS in Computer Science, Information Systems or related major, or equivalent experience.
  • Related Masters degree desired but not required.
  • Project management certification (PMP) desired but not required. 

Experience & Skills:

  • 10+ years in IT and technology, at least 5 years in management or leadership of application development
  • Ability to lead and manage teams. 
  • Experience with process-based approaches to project management and software development
  • Proactive perspective on issue resolution and scope management. 
  • Able to work effectively with cross functional groups and lead problem solving process. 
  • Good interpersonal and people management skills, negotiation skills, team leadership. 
  • Good written and verbal communication skills required, including management presentation. 
  • Possesses solid business knowledge. 
  • Strong technical skills sufficient to lead the department and all of IT in technical solutions.

Posted By

Kiran Thatipally

3569 Habersham At Northlake, Bldg K Tucker, GA, 30084

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Position Id : 370964
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