IT Manager, Application Services

Direct Hire Portland, Tennessee
  • Location: Portland, Tennessee
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #17970

Our Maine-based client is seeking to add an IT Manager to their Tennessee location.  This Direct Hire position will  provide strategic direction and management of IT Application Development, Configuration and Maintenance department. This newly created role provides technology vision, leadership, and day-to-day management in the design, implementation, maintenance, support and operations of information technology application systems in conjunction with the Director of IT, Enterprise Application Services.

The IT Manager, Application Services is an advocate for the enterprise application development and configuration requirements and is responsible for the development, configuration and delivery of a comprehensive software development strategy, architecture, and solutions.

Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Lead multiple scrum teams of developers, business analysts, product owners, quality assurance and scrum masters that develop, configure, support and implement our enterprise application architecture.
  • Lead by example, care for your teams and establish credibility with the quality of you and your team's technical execution. Ensures that technical projects remain on schedule and within budget and ensures business value propositions are realized.
  • Working with the PMO, oversees the Agile methodology and implementation, project scheduling, scope and quality of deliverables and resource management.
  • Strong management and communications of IT’s capacity vs the projects and requests of the business (Demand).

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering, applied math; advanced degree preferred.
  • 10+ years of software development (engineer) and/or configuration experience; 5+ years of leadership experience, preferable working with technologies within the Medical Device Industry, however solid experience in today’s top software solutions (ERP type of software, Oracle, Workday, Salesforce, SAP, etc….) is needed as well.
  • Experience overseeing and managing complex, organizationally matrix-based programs and schedules.
  • Excellent interpersonal/customer relations skills; clear and concise verbal and written communicator, great listener, with the ability to effectively navigate and mediate conflict and foster honest dialog.
  • 5+ prior years’ Manufacturing experience a plus.

ProSearch was established in Portland, Maine in 1994 to provide companies with a full range of search, staffing and contracting services, specializing in the functional areas of information technology, accounting and finance, sales and marketing, customer service, human resource and office support utilizing a consultative approach. ProSearch strives to develop true partnerships with client companies and candidates to fully understand and satisfy their employment needs.

Pro Search is proud to be an affirmative action / equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, creed, gender/sex, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship status, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected under local, state or federal laws.

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ProSearch is Maine’s premier staffing and recruiting firm. Our job is to connect great people with great opportunities. Established in 1994, ProSearch helps Maine’s top employers build their teams by recruiting just the right people – from temp/temp-to-hire, to IT consulting, to direct hire- for just the right positions.

ProSearch is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, creed, gender/sex, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship status, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected under local, state or federal laws.