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Sr Technical Manager / Application Manager
Ref No.: 17-00246
Location: New York City, New York
Feel free to reach us at 732-549-6800 Ext 311 to know about this job!!

Role: Sr Technical Manager
Location: NYC, NY
Job type: Contract 6-10 Months+
Interview mode: Phone and In person

We are seeking an experienced hands-on Senior Manager who will be responsible for leading implementation for our new Direct to Consumer Policy Admin System. He/she will work alongside business stakeholders, product owners, and developers to build highly interactive, dynamic and data driven applications. He/she will be responsible for managing the build of the new Policy Admin system and all the Integrations required to support the platform. The team will be a matrix organization consisting of internal development staff (Software Engineers, QA Testers & Project Manager), as well as external consultants/vendors focused on developing the new platform.

BA/BS Degree in Computer Science or related field or equivalent; advance degree desirable.
15+ years experience in managing medium to large-scale technical staff with experience managing tech aspects of medium to large scale projects in the digital space.
Experience in managing on-shore and off-shore teams of developers.
Prior fiscal management of technology projects including providing estimates, managing project spend and monthly forecasting. Proven delivery track record of on time and within budget.
Resource management of staffing technology projects including aligning resources with the roadmap for efficient delivery of software.
Experience in requirements gathering, determining business process flow, and task mapping.
Experience in design and launching complex business/web applications in the market.
Strong knowledge of release/build/configuration management practices.
Strong understanding of software best-practice as it applies to web and business application development with hands-on architecture design and development experience required in building large scale applications.
Demonstrate understanding of object oriented design/development and services oriented architecture.
Strong experience in Software Development Life Cycle Management for new products and for products in maintenance mode. Experience with Agile is a must.

Technical Skills: (**Most Important)
**Java, J2EE
**Spring, Play Framework
**Linux/RedHat, Tomcat
JavaScript, React or similar
SQL Server
Object Oriented programming methodologies
Source control: GIT, SubVersion
Build: Maven or Gradle