Deloitte Application Modernization - Manager in San Jose, California
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Are you a talented, creative software development professional, interested inworking in a team atmosphere to help solve our clients most complex issues? Are you interested in working in one of the hottest areas of the market today, modernizing applications for our clients, all the while working with high caliber team members and continually learning and expanding your skills?
Work you ll do
As a Manager you will bring considerable technical, functional, and product expertise to deliver application and systems modernization solutions effective to clients. You will work on application modernization projects to help transform application code written in native/legacy languages (e.g., COBOL, Natural, PL/1) into modern languages (e.g., Java, .NET). This process helps our clients solve problems, improve operations, and update their applications more easily, quickly, efficiently, and cost-effectively. Beyond that, you may lead teams as they help our clients modernize prioritized functionality in their systems (e.g., Business Rules Engines, Mobile Applications). You will have responsibility to:
Lead teams on Application Modernization efforts serving clients, either in the Code Refactoring/Migration stage or in a Modernization effort of systems that have refactored code
Provide technical insight and oversight for teams performing analysis of refactored code defects in custom-made refactoring tools; collaborate with leads across a team of engineers and products developers to plan and execute work
Assist with engagement planning and budgeting; mobilize and manage engagement teams; define deliverable structure and content; facilitate buy-in of proposed solutions from middle management levels at the client; direct on-time, quality delivery of work; manage engagement economics; manage engagement risk
Manage day-to-day interactions with clients and sponsors
Develop practical solutions and methodologies to further support the Application Modernization offering; develop or contribute to "thoughtware" and "point-of-view" documents; participate in public speaking events
Manage and contribute to proposal work as we compete for new business
Perform role of counselor and coach; provide input and guidance into the staffing process; actively participate in staff recruitment and retention activities; provide leadership and support for delivery teams and staff in local offices
At Deloitte Consulting LLP, our systems integration specialists help clients manage the complexity inherent with technology change, from requirements planning to architecture, testing to deployment, and beyond, helping to link their IT programs to organizational goals. And we offer a complete range of industry-leading services, including systems development, solution and platform integration.Learn more about our Systems Integration practice.
Application Modernization Managers are required to have:
8 years of relevant consulting or industry experience
Demonstrated understanding of tool based modernization, including code analysis, code conversion and automated testing tools
Demonstrated understanding of the nuances of the tool based modernization SDLC
Demonstrated experience executing the SDLC against multiple modernization projects
At least 2-3 years of experience managing large technology engagements, including project management-related tasks (e.g., scheduling, estimating, budgeting) and managing multiple work threads or engagements
Minimum of 4 full system development life cycle implementations
At least 2-3 years of experience with application architecture and solution development with JEE(J2EE) or .NET
At least 2-3 years of experience leading technical analysts or development teams through system migrations, updates, or implementations
Minimum of 2-3 years of experience performing conceptual and technical designs, including the use of object oriented analysis and design techniques
A willingness to travel 80 - 100% of the time
A Bachelor's Degree or higher, preferably in a Computer, Information, Engineering or equivalent experience
In addition, successful Application Modernization Managers will have the following preferred background:
Experience or passion for implementing cloud solutions on Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure, and/or Google Cloud Platform
Leading teams through IT Strategy initiatives
Experience of DevOps practices and tools
Understanding of user experience, user centered design and responsive web design
Experience with application or core modernization either through the use of custom-built tools or through MOTS/COTS products
Experience working with mainframe technologies (COBOL, NATURAL, PL/1, VSAM, JCL, ADABASE), either as a programmer or manager of teams who work with these languages
Experience working as a programmer in JEE(J2EE) or .NET
Experience leading Testing efforts across all phases: System, Integration, and Performance Testing and ensuring requirements traceability
Ability to work independently and manage multiple task assignments
Strong oral and written communication skills, including presentation skills (MS Visio, MS PowerPoint)
Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills with the ability to exercise mature judgment
Eagerness to mentor junior staff
How you ll grow
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Category: Management Consulting