Director of Application Development

Confidential Company  •  Atlanta, GA

5 - 7 years experience  •  Software

$120K - $140K
Posted on 10/21/17 by Scott Hall
Confidential Company
Atlanta, GA
5 - 7 years experience
Software
$120K - $140K
Posted on 10/21/17 Scott Hall

We are seeking an entrepreneurial minded leader with a strong background in building software while building a strong relationship with both business and technical teams for design, development, and improvement of our current and future applications. This is truly a director in the business and will have direct contact with our C-Suite and distributed retail store environment.

Responsibilities

  • Act as a liaison between technical teams, business units and operational teams
  • Builds relationships with key stakeholders and actively manage expectations
  • Prioritize daily, weekly and monthly team tasks
  • Manage and lead a team of developers, DBA’s, QA engineers and report writers through projects and solutions
  • Effectively participate in Sprint planning and coordinate releases
  • Provide mentoring and guidance to team members
  • Contribute to Best Practice documentation
  • Positive “Can Do Attitude”
  • Provides strategic direction for developing enterprise project plans specifying goals, strategy, staffing, scheduling, identification of risk, contingency plan and allocation of resources.
  • Collaborate and stay engaged with the entire “IT” team.

Education / Experience

  • BS Computer Science/Computer Engineering or related fields
  • 5 + years of experience in commercial .net application development.
  • 3 + years using SQL database
  • 5 + years gathering business requirements
  • 3 + years acting as a Project Manager
  • 5 + years creating solutions for new applications
  • UI/UX Design, HTML5, JavaScript, jQuery, CSS, Twitter Bootstrap
  • C#, ASP.NET MVC
  • SEO – Strong experience understanding / implementing best practices through the design process
  • Experience leading an application development / operations team
  • Experienceworking directly with owners of a company

Skills

  • Experienced in a smaller to large system environments that are fast paced and entrepreneurial.
  • Has experience as PM/BA - Good written / verbal communication skills
  • Work/ interface with all of the teams (business, operations and technical).
  • Must have the ability to inspire people to want to be the best
  • Experience with vendor management
  • Experience leading an offshore development team
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