Director of Application Development/Custom Development in Anaheim, CA

$100K - $150K(Ladders Estimates)

National Telefilm Associates   •  

Anaheim, CA 92801

Industry: Aerospace & Defense


Less than 5 years

Posted 56 days ago

Position Summary:

Responsible for management of the Application Development team, as well as software development, delivery of all NTS business systems and applications. Will manage the execution of development projects and BI initiatives from concept to delivery and ensure projects are delivered on or ahead of schedule, business & technical requirements have been met and are within budget.

Responsible for the development and maintenance of several third-party and internal applications that support the NTS business processes. These applications range from fully integrated customer web applications to integration and modification of MS Dynamics (D365 and Dynamics 09).


  • Define high-level technical architecture
  • Lead and mentor others, working towards a common goal and vision
  • Fluid with PHP
  • Familiarity with angular and bootstrap
  • Lead the delivery of technology products that further the capabilities and efficiencies of our business systems and applications
  • Have awareness/oversight of project processes, track milestones, deadlines and budgets. Report outcomes to key stakeholders and communicate changes or delays
  • Use best practice risk management, assessing risks in an informed and considered manner and plan for potential mitigation
  • Provide leadership and mentoring to the BA, BI and Application Development teams ensuring that work delivered by the combined team meets appropriate level of quality and business requirements
  • Hire and provide coaching/management to individual team leads and their direct reports as necessary
  • Engage and mentor the QA/support, BA, BI and Application Development teams on an individual and group basis
  • Balance strategic and tactical needs that ensures the team's success while driving NTS forward
  • Track expenditures within allocated budgets and collaborate with the CIO to facilitate efficient investments of technology resources
  • Foster an environment of collaboration and innovation while meeting the technical needs of NTS
  • Other duties as requested


  • Strong technical expertise in software engineering
  • Demonstrated leadership experience over a portfolio of successful, technologically complex projects, particularly in software engineering
  • Experience with DevOps techniques and technologies
  • Track record of delivering projects within a technically complex and dynamic environment
  • Experience of successfully managing the delivery of multiple projects during the same timeframe/period
  • Experience of managing business change
  • Demonstrate strong management skills including project management, change management and facilitation
  • Ability to obtain a secret clearance as issued by US Government; US citizenship required


  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or related field is desired and eight or more years of relevant experience as a Director of Application and Custom Development
  • Must have 3 or more of the following:
  • Knowledge of CRM systems – use, table structures and coding language (D365 preferred, but Saleforce and Siebel also beneficial)
  • Knowledge of ERP systems – use, table structures and coding language (Dynamics preferred, but Oracle, SAP, Lawson, Epicor, etc beneficial)
  • Cloud based systems knowledge – Azure preferred, but AWS is beneficial
  • Coding: -Php preferred - MorphX / X++ (similar to C# and Java) - .net
  • Knowledge of frameworks Angular Bootstrap
  • ETL tools (Kingsoft preferred)


Corporate office environment


While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; climb stairs; balance; stoop; kneel; crouch or crawl; talk or hear; taste or smell. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.

Valid Through: 2019-10-17