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Group Manager, Application Support (Mainframe Application Development/Support Manager)

Florham Park, New Jersey
Information Technology


Job Description

*Responsible for the daily management of the planning, technical design, work assignments, status reports of mainframe team.
*Reviews specifications, and facilitates the conversion of business requirements into technical documents.  
*Must be able to work with both onshore and offshore resources as well as with internal stakeholders and clients. *Demonstrate a strong business understanding and be able to anticipate and mitigate potential risks and issues.

 

 

 

 

Group Manager, Appl Support->> Manages a medium to large-sized or multiple small teams responsible for application support activities. Participates in defining the methodology of the department and plans management and software releases. Develops business plans and implements long range projects. Evaluates current application support methods and strategies, and oversees implementation of changes and improvements. Responsible for execution of overall business plan in assigned areas. Implements and leads Application Support strategic projects consistent with long-range IT plans. Establishes and ensures compliance with policies and procedures for activities within the group. Recruits, directs, motivates and develops staff, maximizing their individual contribution, their professional growth and their ability to function effectively with their colleagues as a team. Manages one or more application support teams. Contributes to the achievement of team objectives. Advanced degree in computer science or a related discipline, or equivalent work experience required. 10+ years of experience in information technology required, at least 2 years of experience managing and directing systems development or systems maintenance project teams, experience in the securities or financial services industry is a plus.

Qualifications

Advanced degree in computer science or a related discipline, or equivalent work experience required. 10+ years of experience in information technology required, at least 2 years of experience managing and directing systems development or systems maintenance project teams, experience in the securities or financial services industry is a plus.  



***Knowledge and familiarity with mainframe COBOL is required, but this is not a coding position.***


***The position requires experience in working with mainframe application design. In this position the candidate will also be acting as a development architect and be responsible for overall architecture in consolidating and reengineering legacy applications and managing the teams of programmers to accomplish this. Hands on experience a plus.***


BNY Mellon is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
Minorities/Females/Individuals With Disabilities/Protected Veterans.


Primary Location: United States-New Jersey-Florham Park
Internal Jobcode: 45193
Job: Information Technology
Organization: Pershing Domestic-HR06431
Requisition Number: 1816860