Randstad IT Applications Manager in Roseville, California

IT Applications Manager

job details:

  • location:Roseville, CA

  • salary:$45 - $65 per hour

  • date posted:Monday, April 16, 2018

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Information Technology

  • reference:614810

job description

Our client is looking for an Applications Manager for a 6 month project and potential contract to hire opportunity in Roseville, CA.

Your Function:

Our client has an exciting opportunity for a temporary Applications Manager located in Roseville, CA! The Applications Manager is responsible for implementation, maintenance, and support of assigned applications to ensure that the Bank's business and operating needs are met. Incumbent is required to be knowledgeable on all assigned systems, providing support to business units in resolving issues and carrying out business goals. This position is accountable for applying and integrating strong banking and technical systems expertise to minimize disruption to Bank processes. Must have the ability to effectively collaborate with others, initiate action and adapt to change.

Responsibilities will include and are not limited to the following:

Consults with business partners on system requirements, based on defined business requirements

In coordination with supervisor, beyond meeting functional business requirements, ensures contracts, work orders and application development meets non-functional requirements, including availability, capacity, scalability, usability, business resumption, performance, reliability, and alignment with IT best practices

Performs assigned tasks as part of project teams

Identifies needs and evaluates appropriate technical solutions through effective analysis and technical knowledge

Develops test scripts and perform QA and functional testing

Actively seeks to improve assigned applications, and automate and streamline processes

Manages processes and functionality of assigned applications to meet internal service level agreements

Investigates application deficiencies and makes needed improvements

Under supervision, solves complex problems with high quality and in a timely manner using technical expertise and application knowledge

Provides general application support on assigned systems

Ensures system stability and accessibility

Monitors performance and makes recommendations to supervisor for upgrades and enhancements

Performs application configuration, creates and runs reports

Manages the day-to-day processes of assigned applications

Recognizes system deficiencies and consults supervisor on potential solutions

Develops necessary application documentation for workflows, system interfaces and knowledge bases for assigned applications

Reports tracking of metrics and service levels

Develops appropriate disaster recovery plans and tests applications periodically

Plan and perform Life Cycle Management (upgrades and patches)

Your Profile:

The successful candidate will possess the following:

Bachelor's Degree with an emphasis in Business, Finance or Information Technology (or similar) and 1 - 5 years' experience, which includes both banking and IT application implementation and support or other relevant experience; OR an equivalent combination of education and experience

Proficiency in the use of SharePoint 2013 required

Demonstrated work experience with more than one program, application or database management system

Demonstrates a basic understanding of application design and development, web technology, application configuration, batch and real time system interfaces, programming, networking, server, and database concepts

Demonstrates a basic understanding of banking application concepts and consistently applies this knowledge in the performance of assigned duties

Specific technological skills and experience may be required to support certain systems

Proficiency with Microsoft applications (i.e. Excel, Word, Outlook and Project)

Ability to analyze and create reports with common reporting tools

Ability to use analytical and problem solving skills in the resolution of technical challenges

Able to make and support sound decisions