Sr Technology Manager in Auburn Hills, MI

$200K - $250K(Ladders Estimates)

Comerica Incorporated   •  

Auburn Hills, MI 48321

Industry: Finance & Insurance


8 - 10 years

Posted 56 days ago


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Job Description

Senior Technology Manager

The Senior Technology Manager will have end-to-end accountability for an application suite including; Business Partner Relationship management for Technology Payment products and services; Agile and DevOps product delivery and testing; Product APIs; Business platforms such as Account Analysis, ARI/ARP, Business Deposit Capture, Cash Vault, Check, Lockbox, Payments - Other and Level 3 application support.

Position Responsibilities:


  • Partner with corporate functional leaders and execute a technology strategy that will enhance overall business capabilities.
  • Stay abreast of technology industry trends and best practices.
  • Continuously transform the organization to increase efficiencies and reduce overall expense.
  • Partner with innovation team to test an learn emerging technology and its viable applicability to enhance corporate business capabilities.

Delivery Planning and Execution

  • Create, prioritize, plan and execute portfolio/product roadmaps through collaboration with Product Management and DevOps, including the on-going resequencing of projects in the portfolio roadmap as priorities shift.
  • Complete 90% of projects within 5-10% of approved funding and 1 month of baselined completion date.
  • Reduce time to market by utilizing Agile methodologies and/or applying.
  • Provides insights on risks based on broad experience. Develops project risk profile, mitigation plan and contingency plan.
  • Surface issues and risks; escalate for resolution.

Technology/Operational/Risk Control

  • Lead integration and synergy between architecture/technology planning and development initiatives, providing direction and decisions in application development to support platforms.
  • Cultivate good system management disciplines including clearly defined and documented roles and responsibilities, documented phase processes and checkpoint and detailed planning for system deployment.
  • Ensures compliance and control activities support technology and enterprise business objectives and are aligned with executive risk tolerances and expectations.
  • Ensures processes and controls within assigned area to enhance performance, security, reliability and availability of systems.
  • Drive a continuous improvement and compliant culture through documented policies, procedures and architecture.


  • Leads large size technical project teams-Project or programs that span the enterprise.
  • Manage the financials of the assigned area with attention to the details of budgets while exhibiting a strict cost discipline and financial performance.
  • Manage and develop team cultivating a spirit of one team with shared goals and objectives.
  • Select, motivate and retain high performing talent.
  • Work with senior leaders to evolve culture and organizational behavior, elevating technology into a strategic partner.
  • Act as the principal technology advisor to corporate organizations and a champion for identifying, leading and driving information technology transformation.


Position Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Math or other relevant technology degrees or high school diploma or GED and 12 years of experience
  • 10 years of Technology experience
  • 10 years leading large, complex/critical technology projects
  • 8 years of experience influencing strategy for large organizations
  • 8 years of experience in developing and delivering presentations for senior and executive management
  • 6 years managing others
  • 1 year Financial Services Industry experience
  • This position is not eligible for sponsorship. Must have indefinite employment authorization

Work Hours

8am to 5pm

Valid Through: 2019-10-14