Senior Director Application Development in White Plains, NY at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 4/13/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Our client, a well-known Sports Organization, is seeking a Senior Director of Application Development – to lead the successful delivery of digital technology projects.  You will be responsible for staffing and running an application development team that can deliver on the specifications of the product team.  You must have a collaborative mindset, the ability to manage team finances, offshore vendors, onshore teams and more

This is a full-time, permanent opportunity, offering a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package
**Remote start; on-site post-COVID in either White Plains, NY or Orlando, FL 

Responsibilities:

  • Lead project execution for the application development team across the Org
  • Lead a team of software developers, project managers, software and data architects, quality assurance and business analysts.
  • Develop and control deadlines and activities
  • Apply change, risk and resource management
  • Formulate, organize and monitor inter-connected projects
  • Build and mentor team 

Requirements:

  • 10-15 years relevant experience
  • Proven experience as a Software Development Manager, Program Manager or other managerial position
  • Experience implementing Agile project methodologies in organizations
  • Thorough understanding of project/program management techniques and methods
  • Excellent Knowledge of change management principles
  • Excellent knowledge of software development software
  • Outstanding leadership and organizational skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Must have strong problem-solving abilities, self-starter, sound team player
  • Previous experience in Sports/Media & Entertainment industry is a plus
  • College/University Degree in related field

Job ID: 350684

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic consulting and talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Our purpose is to positively impact the lives of our employees, clients, consultants, and the communities in which we operate. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in talent solutions, life sciences consulting, Agile consulting, cloud services, risk management, business optimization, and managed services enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA, and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence and deep networks, as well as national reach.

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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