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Senior Manager Mobile Development - P199719

Chicago, IL 60602
  • Job Code
    P199719
\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\u003EBe the reason we help millions of consumers build a brighter financial future and achieve yours along the way with a rewarding career.\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003EThis position is for a Senior Manager role within the Digital Development department at Discover. In this role, you will manage highly engaged mobile development teams responsible for delivering high value customer facing features within Discover\u0027s award winning mobile application. The teams will own, cultivate, and develop the Discover Card and Bank mobile application. The role will entail coaching and guiding the agile teams to their full potential, partnering with the mobile delivery owner and product managers across multiple business lines, and helping to shape the department\u0027s evolution and usage of the latest technologies within our mobile platform.\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003EThis role is based out of our downtown Chicago office in the heart of River North.\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EQualifications include:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EHighly motivated\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EAbility to work in an ever changing environment\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EStrong people management skills, including coaching and effective performance management.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EDemonstrated knowledge and experience leading a mobile team responsible for a large scale high performance mobile application \u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EUnderstanding of mobile application development, application architecture, and infrastructure platforms.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EAbility to build strong relationships with technology and business partners\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EExcellent verbal, written \u0026 presentation skills.\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cp\u003EWhy work at Discover? Because Discover is a recognized leader as a direct bank and payments partner that fosters a challenging and rewarding work environment.\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EYou will be successful at Discover if you can:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EManage a staff responsible for all phases of the mobile app development and implementation process including analysis, design, development, testing, and ongoing support.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EConsult with business and technology partners to recommend and implement process and technical innovations that accelerate the delivery of Discover\u0027s short and long term business requirements.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ESuccessfully communicate metrics, status, and obstacles to multiple levels within the organization.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EDrive continuous improvement across all facets of your teams daily activity (people, process, and technology)\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EReview and evaluate the work of the staff and prepares and delivers performance evaluations. \u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E Minimum Qualifications \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 technical field\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E2\u002B years of experience in supervising\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E8\u002B years of experience in Application Development\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EMust have supervisory experience with direct reports, or equivalent\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E6\u002B years\u0027 experience in mobile application program development, or an equivalent combination of education and work experience.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EKnowledge of Agile methodologies for software delivery.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EExcellent communication skills, analytical ability, strong judgment and management skills, and the ability to work effectively with others.\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E Preferred Qualifications \u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EIf we had our say, we\u0027d also look for\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EAgile, Scrum Master\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003Cbr\u003E #LI-DR1 \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: 2019-10-29 Expires: 2019-12-12

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