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Senior Manager Application Integration - P208660

Riverwoods, IL 60015
  • Job Code
    P208660
\u003Cp\u003EAt Discover, be part of a culture where diversity, teamwork and collaboration reign. Join a company that is just as employee-focused as it is on its customers and is consistently awarded for both. \u003Cstrong\u003EWe\u0027re all about people, and our employees are why Discover is a great place to work.\u003C/strong\u003E Be the reason we help millions of consumers build a brighter financial future and achieve yours along the way with a rewarding career.\u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cbr\u003EThe application integration manager of EPP Disputes and UI Platform manages a highly skilled staff which owns oversight, leadership, execution of the build, integration, overall resiliency, security, performance management implementation and all the on-going critical roles to operate the EPP Disputes - UI platform. Ownership spans end to end which includes connectivity and data flows from customer entry point, surrounding technology components thru the application and back to customer. Leading the integration of all the approved technologies, applications and processes to support best in class (World Class) operating environment. Size of the team depends on application complexity, surrounding technologies and overall business criticality.\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003EThe preferred candidate is one who enjoys building and working within a team in a fast paced, entrepreneurial environment, influencing the long term direction of our solutions while working with a similar minded group of people. Our team operates very much like a startup that just happens to reside within a Fortune 300 Company.\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003EThe application integration manager and team collaborate with our BT business partners and development teams to help guide new requirements, plans, products and budget on a planned basis. The Sr. Manager Application Integration manages a direct and functional set of teams over the following functional items which constitute the team charter.\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EApplication Subject Matter Experts\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EPlatform Performance and Capacity Management support\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EOwnership and execution of DR Plans\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EInfrastructure Knowledge (Campus, FW, OS, SAN, DB, Load balancers, Iaas, Paas).\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ERelease Management - Change Control Ownership\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ECompliance (Audits, controls and compliance)\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EKey Interface and support into Operations teams (Command Centers)\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EPlatform Documentation Ownership\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EApplication release management oversight\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EBusiness, Budget Planning\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EPlatform Product Road-Map\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EResponsibilities\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EOversees application release management.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EManages disaster recovery and compliance plans.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EManages change control for applications and platforms.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ELeads business and budget planning to align with product roadmaps.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EManages a technology team. Leads team and peers to ensure capacity and performance management is compliant.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EResponsible for managing a team that oversees and executes the construction, integration, overall resiliency, release management, and ongoing operations for applications.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EManages application connectivity and data flows from customer entry point and surrounding technology components.\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003ELeadership Responsibilities\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EDirects or manages leadership to his/her professional staff. \u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ECoaches - Empowers a highly skilled staff to broaden skill sets and accountabilities to support Discover critical applications. \u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EEmpowers and motivates. Recognizes when there are obstacles preventing others from achieving their goals and can readily intervene and find resourceful ways to support, remove and improve results. Foster leadership to the application integration team which builds solid relationships to our business partners\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EPromotes Discover Values - People and Results leadership.\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EAmount of Supervision\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003EReceives guidance from the Director when required with department issues. Limited supervision is required on objectives, plans and overall execution. Exercises considerable latitude in approach to meeting objectives.\u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003ETask Complexity\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003EExcellent technology and process skills coupled with strong leadership and analytical skills and leadership. Owns end to end accountability of the application which can be complex at times. \u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EDecision-making\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003EVery wide latitude and leadership for decision making. Gathers information, consults those who need to be involved, and puts decisions into action. Coaches and mentors employees to their best ability in decision making by thinking through scenarios and criteria before taking action. Strong communicator in decision making to stakeholders both internal to the team and external partners and or Vendors. Develops solutions to problems of unusual complexity which require a high degree of ingenuity, creativity, and innovativeness across the teams. \u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003ECommunication Skills\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003EExcellent verbal and written communication skills are critical to this position. Needs to be very comfortable in people settings, presentations and promoting success as a team player manager.\u003C/p\u003E#LI-MF1 \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EMinimum Qualifications\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EAt a minimum, here\u0027s what we need from you:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EBachelor\u0027s Degree in Computer Science, or related field\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E6\u002B years of experience in Payments and/or equivalent technology industry, or related field\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EIn lieu of a degree, 8\u002B years of experience in Payments and/or equivalent technology industry, or related field\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EPreferred Qualifications\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EIf we had our say, we\u0027d also look for:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003E8\u002B years of experience in Payments and/or equivalent technology industry, or related field\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EBroad technical and analytical skills around application development and support\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EUnderstand mission critical high performing platform/applications\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EFamiliar with cloud-based IaaS and PaaS solutions (AWS, Cloud Foundry)\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EStrong communication skills\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EStrength in adapting to a highly dynamic environment of change is needed\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EStrong Team leader with vision\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003C/p\u003E \u003Cp\u003E The same way we treat our employees is how we treat all applicants - with respect. Discover Financial Services is an equal opportunity employer (EEO is the law). We thrive on diversity \u0026 inclusion. You will be treated fairly throughout our recruiting process and without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status in consideration for a career at Discover. \u003C/p\u003E \u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E

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Posted: 2019-10-16 Expires: 2019-12-12

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