Senior Manager IT Product


Lombard, IL

Industry: Accounting, Finance & Insurance


5 - 7 years

Posted 24 days ago

Job Purpose:

This position is responsible for the full lifecycle management of an IT product (application family), from strategic planning to tactical activities, specifying requirements for current and future products; leading ideation, technical development, and launch of new IT products; establishing a shared vision with business unit stakeholders by building consensus on priorities and product execution; managing application suite of 3-5 projects (stable mature products/applications) per year.

Job Responsibilities:

* Responsible for leading the design and support of enterprisewide business intelligence, architecture and data consumption applications

* Understand the business requirements and translating into an IT product / services roadmap for one or more major product areas.

* Overall delivery of a set of integrated, technically sound solutions for their assigned products.

* Execute the vision, strategy and IT product roadmap.

* Work with business analysts, develops requirements documents and use cases for new product / service features.

* Coordinate with DevOps Portfolio Release Lead to ensure all planned releases are integrated into the product releaseschedule.

* Work with Portfolio Delivery Lead (PDL) and assigned program/project manager (PM), monitor the status of development projects supporting new features.

* Collaborate with delivery leads to develop project milestones and facilitates development and testing progress against milestones.

* Collaborate with other IT product managers across different BUs in developing new features and ensuring appropriate support.

* Manage more stable, mature products and/or applications; limited business criticality; routines processing applications; rare cross-product projects.

Required Job Qualifications:

* Bachelor Degree and 5 years Information Technology experience.

* 3 years management experience

* Experience in data application development platforms and/or languages (JAVA, , SQL).

* Experience in cloud computing (SaaS / PaaS).

* Experience in DevOps and/or continuous deployment and/or integration process and tools (Bamboo, jenkins, RallyDev, Jira).

* Experience in ETL technologies (Datastage, Microsoft SSIS).

* Experience in Data Consumption/Reporting technologies (Cognos, Tableau, PowerBI)

* Experience in iterative, agile and/or scrum development.

* Experience in knowledge of product-specific application architecture.

* Experience in solution architecture.

* Ability to tie together solutions across systems.

* Application domain knowledge.

* Program and/or project management.

* Ability to influence.

* Ability to prioritize and make trade-off decisions.

* Adaptability and/or ability to manage change.

* Creative thinking.

* Leadership -- Effectively leads teams & people.

* Problem solving / analytical thinking.

* Teamwork and collaboration.

Preferred Job Qualifications:

* Bachelor Degree in Computer Science or Information Technology