Manager of Mobile Applications

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Job ID:
2446334
Location:
Irving, TX
Category:
Information Technology, Telecommunications, Product Management
Salary:
per year
Zip Code:
75014
Employment Type:
Full time
Posted:
12.07.2017
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Job Description:

Prestigious Fortune 500 Company is currently seeking a Manager of Mobile Applications. Candidate will manage a team responsible for defining the strategy, building solutions, managing the product portfolio and building end user applications. Candidate must be a strong technical leader that will drive strategy, innovation, execution and delivery of product.

Responsibilities:

  • Owns the technical strategy and architecture of the product(s).
  • Hands-on technical leader that provides expertise and establishes an innovative culture
  • Financial responsibility for a $5MM budget out of the overall program initiative.
  • Becomes the internal product expert for this initiative and its related insurance and technology products.
  • Assist in definition of product vision, value proposition, and positioning for new native mobile app products.
  • Champion the creation of the platform with internal stakeholders and outside partners.
  • Drive discussions and decision-making on both business and highly technical issues engaging with internal and external partners. Mediate decisions that have technology and business implications.
  • Champion research and analysis of industry and market data (customers/competition/technology) that will impact our product suite.
  • Provide clear product and project prioritization based on business, consumer, technical and financial issues.
  • Establish metrics and process improvement governance.
  • Provide expertise in developing technical documents that define market and product requirements.
  • Work with Development, Operations, and Project Management teams to ensure development and delivery of products on time and manage expectations.
  • Work closely with Customer Marketing/UX to facilitate creation of ground breaking user experiences across form factors.
  • Represent company in customer meetings, external functions, projects and consortia, as necessary.

Qualifications:

  • 7+ years of professional development experience in mobile, Java, C, and/or modern languages required
  • 3+ years managing Mobile Applications and Teams
  • Solid Experience with AWS and cloud infrastructure services
  • Solid experience with Xcode and Android Studio
  • Expert in Agile Scrum or XP methodologies.
  • Experienced with Jira, Jenkins, and CI/CD automation pipelines
  • BA/BS in computer science or electrical engineering required. MS Preferred
  • Strong technical skills or experience in a technically complex product development environment.
  • Ability to conceptualize, run, and prioritize multiple projects.
  • Experience in product managing mobile app (Android and iOS) and Responsive Web sites is required.
  • Extraordinary interpersonal and communication skills with track record of navigating complex unstructured cross-functional environments.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to communicate complex ideas in a clear, concise manner both verbally and in writing.
  • Results oriented as demonstrated by proven ability to meet short deadlines and execute against multiple competing priorities with little direct supervision.
Company Info
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