Manager Application Development
MetLife - Raleigh, NC

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Job Location

Raleigh, NC

Virtual Location
No

Job Description

MetLife is building a Global Technology center in Raleigh, NC. Our technology group develops innovative, customer-centric solutions in a collaborative and fast paced work environment. We are seeking experienced professionals to join our team and help us build a world-class Global Technology organization.

Summary of Responsibilities:
The Manager, Application Development manages multiple development projects, development groups and/or application support functions for a business segment.

Principal Responsibilities:
Responsible for monthly financial management and administrative activities.

Oversees the development and implementation of multiple, complex, organization-wide systems.

Defines and manages resource requirements and allocations, monitors and improves quality, and ensures 'best practice' development techniques.

Works closely with client departments in development and implementation of application programs having impact on improving the business.

Advises application owners on the technology possibilities and requirements.

Directs, motivates and develops staff, maximizing their individual contribution, their professional growth and their ability to function effectively with their colleagues as a team.

Assists in developing vendor statements of work, deliverables and SLAs.

Supervisory Responsibilities :
Full people management responsibility, including hiring, termination, promotions, performance and compensation management, and training and development.

Ensures vendor performance and deliverables meet contract specifications.

Required Experience:
8+ years of experience in application development with technologies such as: Java, .Net, and/or related work experience.

5+ years of experience managing multiple large, complex projects.

2+ years of management, supervisory or team lead experience.

1+ year of experience managing offshore teams required.

Preferred Experience:
Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or other related field preferred, or 10 years of equivalent experience.

Project management experience.

PMP certification a plus.

Travel: 10 – 15%

Business Category

Global Technology & Operations

Job Category
Information Technology

Number of Openings

2

Equal Employment Opportunity
MetLife is proud to be an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We are committed to attracting, retaining and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce.

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