IT Apps Manager_CA
Agile Global Solutions, Inc - Pleasanton, CA

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Company Overview Agile Global Solutions Inc is a global Business and IT Solutions company We specialize in finding challenging and exciting projects for technology professionals with prestigious clients around the nation We are searching for an Application Manager IT Application Manager GENERAL PURPOSE Coordinates and participates in full system application development life cycle activities and internal business consulting in the support of the company’s systems Highly visible direct IT interface to the business community Responsible for managing and coordinating all systems projects and production supportrelated activities ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Responsible for account management through regular contact with Business partners in order to understand business needs Brings knowledge of industry best practices and applies that information in discussing enhancements to existing technology or new technology solutions that may address those needs Participates in Company wide project priority setting Creates a cohesive team of highly trained professionals external technical experts and key users and coordinates their efforts in the support of existing production systems and in the execution of new system projects ensuring that Detailed project plans are created covering the entire systems development life cycle and associated project budgets Requirements are defined accurately Systems are designedcoded or purchased that meet the defined requirements and they execute efficiently Test plans and training plans are designed and executed successfully All required system and user documentation is created accurately Projects are completed on time and under budget and that anticipated business benefits are achieved Qualifications and special skills required Required bull At least 8 12 years of experience supporting Retail systems bull Experience working for a national retailer with multiple stores and distribution centers bull A solid understanding of industry best practices in retail specific demonstrated experience mapping business processes and comparing those processes to industry best practices bull Demonstrated project management experience bull Demonstrated ability to manage staff remotely across multiple time zones bull Demonstrated ability to lead a blended team of internal associates and external consultants including the use of an outsourced offshore resource model bull Strong analytical problem solving and debugging skills bull Demonstrated ability to execute basic financial analysis such as ROI bull Technically competent able to supervise internal programmers analysts consultants and external vendor resources bull Solid experience with Retail systems in the Merchandising space specifically Planning and Forecasting bull Undergraduate degree in information systems computer science or a related technical discipline Preferred bull Working experience with JDA applications suite and Oracle Retail application suite specifically JDA Arthur Planning and Oracle Retail (Retek) Demand Forecasting bull Experience with the Microsoft Office Suite Microsoft Project and Visio bull Experience with (Sun Solaris) UNIX and Windows operating systems bull Experience with relational databases – specifically Oracle bull Experience with computer languages such as C Visual Basic and JAVA bull Some Management Consulting experience bull Graduate degree bull Very minimal travel may be required Regards Jaswinder Singh Talent Acquisition Specialist Agile Global Solutions Inc Ph 2764513003 Email Jaswinderagileglobalcom mailtoJaswinderagileglobalcom JDA, Unix