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Manager IT

Collierville, Tennessee
Information Technology


Job Description

Requisition ID: RC56827-1
Company: FedEx Services
Job Title: Manager IT
Job Requisition Number: RC56827
Category: Information Technology
Locations:
Collierville, Tennessee 38017
United States

Job Description Summary:
To manage the planning, analysis and architecture activities for a group. Responsibility includes strategic planning and analysis, business architecture activities, and leadership of enterprise architecture processes, tools, and execution.

Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree/equivalent in computer science, math or directly related quantitative Degree or related field. A related advanced degree may offset the related experience requirements. Five (5) years systems development experience which includes programming. Skill in one or more programming languages. If position is in mainframe environment, complex systems experience on IBM operating systems or microprocessors required. Experience in the technical design and development of major data processing projects. IMS experience. If position is in client/server environment, systems development experience to include distributed systems is required. Experience in client/server technology, object oriented (OO) development or case tools. Experience in the technical design and development of major client/server projects. Knowledge of software and engineering principles. Strong basic management, human relations and communication skills. Travel required.


Additional Job Description Details:
Strong leadership skills; ability to communicate in a clear and concise manner with executives; ability to improve the performance of the team; problem solve at a higher level; superior collaboration across the enterprise; ability to make a difference; knowledge of business architecture principles and enterprise architecture practices; knowledge of software development lifecycle; project management skills.
 
Knowledge and Skills Considered a Plus:

  • Creating relationships across functional disciplines and operating companies
  • Liaison between business and IT
  • Experience effectively leading a team
  • Strategic planning and coordination of multiple organizations and business units
  • Application of Quality Driven Management tools
  • Applying architectural principles to create business solutions
  • Application of Scaled Agile Framework enterprise or portfolio planning
  • Critical analysis of alternatives, design thinking, and the application of architectural patterns
  • Modeling business processes using a variety of tools and techniques
  • Applying architectural frameworks like TOGAF and Business Architecture Guild Book of Knowledge
  • Enterprise Capability Framework usage for analysis, roadmaps, and interlocks

Domicile:
Collierville, TN

Relocation:
Relocation assistance is available for this position.

To apply for this position, please upload  a current copy of your resume and complete the required screening questionnaire by close of business (5:00 PM CT) on May 1, 2018.



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