Manager of IT Software Development in Santa Clarita, CA at ConsultNet

Date Posted: 8/29/2021

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Job Description

Manager/Software Development

Valencia, CA (relocation offer)

Direct Hire

Successful candidate will oversee software development and maintenance support activities of the Information Technology department. Manages, tracks, and reports budget expenditures for the IT Development department. Recommends and develops plans for system/application development, budgets, and staffing. Directs the development identification, implementation, installation, and code support information regarding functional systems for the organization. Will report directly to and work collaboratively with the CIO. Collaborate with product vendors, architects, and business units to translate business requests into work items for the development team to implement. Effectively manage vendors to maximize value to the Company. Work with project managers, product owners, and technical SMEs to influence scope and priorities for product development

Required Skills:

  • Strong people and management skills to interact with staff, colleagues, cross-functional teams, and third parties
  • Ability to translate Business needs to sometimes complex technical requirements into functional software using best practices
  • Experience in vendor contract management and management of distributed development teams and resources
  • Experience and knowledge of SDLC (software development lifecycle)
  • Strong working experience in Agile/Scrum/Sprints
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to work well in self-managed and team-based Agile/Scrum projects
  • Technical knowledge of web development using web services (REST/SOAP/SOA/XML/HTML/MVC)
  • Have led development teams in .NET/C#
  • Deep understanding of MS SQL operations and applications
  • Knowledge of other functional areas of IT (Operations, Telcom, Security, and PMO)
  • 10+ years information systems development experience
  • 5+ years management experience, (some Director level experience preferred)
  • Bachelor's degree in business or technical field required, Master's degree preferred

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