The Applications Development Manager is an intermediate management level position responsible for providing full leadership and direction to a team of employees in an effort to establish and implement new or revised application systems and programs in coordination with the Technology team.
The overall objective of this role is to lead applications systems analysis and programming activities.
Manage a team of Applications Development professionals to accomplish established goals and conduct personnel duties for team (e.
g. performance evaluations, training and development, hiring and disciplinary actions) as well as act as an advisor or coach to mid-level developers and analysts
Oversee process for technical issue escalation and prioritize technical issue resolution
Leverage skills across Applications Development area to provide technical oversight across systems and applications
Communicate internal and external departmental interdependence as well as cross product and cross project
Resolve issues using in-depth knowledge of concepts and procedures within applications development
Utilize in-depth specialty knowledge of applications development to analyze complex problems / issues, provide evaluation of business processes, system processes, and industry standards, and make evaluative judgement
Contribute to planning, budget management, formulation of procedures, and resource planning negotiating with external parties when necessary
Appropriately assess risk when business decisions are made, demonstrating particular consideration for the firm's reputation and safeguarding Citigroup, its clients and assets, by driving compliance with applicable laws, rules and regulations, adhering to Policy, applying sound ethical judgment regarding personal behavior, conduct and business practices, and escalating, managing and reporting control issues with transparency, as well as effectively supervise the activity of others and create accountability with those who fail to maintain these standards.
9+ year relevant experience
Experience in managing and implementing successful projects
Ability to take ownership and make technical decisions on software development projects Java 8 / 11 , J2EE, Spring Modules, DB and SQL knowledge, Basic Linux environment knowledge, SONAR, Jenkins
Have knowledge in Docker / kubernetes / OpenShift - added advantage
Experience with dependency management, change management, continuous integration testing tools, and audit / compliance requirements
Extensive knowledge of software engineering and object-oriented design components, Architectural design documents
Demonstrated leadership and management skills
Consistently demonstrates clear and concise written and verbal communication
Bachelor’s degree / University degree or equivalent experience