We have an exciting opportunity for you to Manage a team that is responsible for the delivery and support of our Oracle based business applications that enable our business partners to support our customers. As a Manager - Application Development & Management , you will oversee the development of applications that use Oracle solutions including Siebel, Eloqua and RightNow. In addition, you will partner with the Application Architects to provide direction for the company related to the Oracle suite of products. Many of the applications are mission critical to TDS and support well over 1000 clients.
This position will also manage reporting and analysis for the applications provided. This will require management of staff to provide metrics (system, system performance, productivity rates, cost estimate accuracy, technical skill depth, and configuration management) as necessary for effective analysis and management of the applications during development or conversion and after implementation. In addition, this position will make recommendations for process improvement.
Supervise, motivate, coach and develop programming /development staff
Plan, budget and monitor staffing levels working with Project Mangers and Business Process managers to ensure I.S. commitments are met
Manage Service Level Agreements for business unit applications
Act as software tool custodian for an unlimited number of software tools
Manage application life cycle costs
Associates degree or higher in information systems technology, computer science or business -OR- 2+ years professional work experience.
5+ years experience in managing software development teams OR technical lead experience.
12+ years experience in business applications and information systems development.
5+ years experience in project management.
5+ years experience with appropriate information technologies (OS/390, UNIX, Linux, relational databases, Windows, Windows/NT/XP, Java, .NET, C#, VB6)
Telecommunications experience (knowledge of telephony preferred)
Ability to develop and manage project schedules
Excellent interpersonal skills, including the ability to work with both customers and team members from diverse parts of the organization
Excellent PC skills, including expertise in spreadsheet software, project management software, and other core productivity tools
Expertise in system development methodologies and technologies
Appreciation of the objectives, operations, and culture of local telephone companies and their employees
A proven ability to lead and motivate people as a lead technical analyst or project leader
Experience managing and coordinating cross-functional teams
Experience communicating with a diverse group of stakeholders
Experience in project management and cost management, and familiarity with good cost estimation practices
Experience with SLA definition, implementation and management
As a part of your total compensation, TDS provides a comprehensive, competitive benefit package. The benefit plans address both the immediate and long term needs that you and your family may have. Here is a sample of what we have to offer for full-time employees.
Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance - Eligible Immediately
Paid Time Off:
Vacation, Personal Time, Sick Time, and Holidays
401K - Eligible Immediately, Pension and Flexible Spending Accounts
Education Assistance, Telephone and Internet Concessions
Employment at TDS is subject to post offer, pre-employment drug testing. EEO/AAP Employer.
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