Director of Digital Services in Austin, TX at Volt

Date Posted: 1/15/2020

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Austin, TX
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    0 weeks
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    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Are you are Director of Digital Services looking for a change of pace?

Do you have a strong background in software engineering process and management on an enterprise level? 

Then this might be the opportunity you have been looking for!!!


What you’ll be doing:

  • Serve as knowledge expert for software engineering processes.
  • Provide direction and leadership to insure a timely response to enterprise level software and/or platform production problems.
  • Manage application providers to ensure optimal performance, support, and adherence to operational service-levels agreements.
  • Identify and recommend enterprise level process or system enhancements to technology platforms
  • Champion and implement software delivery practices necessary to achieve agility, speed-to-market, and reliable delivery of business solutions
  • Provide leadership to develop a foundation architecture that is scalable and flexible with an emphasis on data ownership supported by a robust integration layer
  • Analyze the costs, value and risks of application and data platforms to advise management and suggest ongoing improvements
  • Lead diverse teams across multiple application systems and develop leaders within your direct supervision
  • Provide leadership to manage solution design, configuration/coding, testing, documentation, and implementation for multiple technology areas across the enterprise.
  • Direct and ensure that time estimates are developed for project schedules, progress is monitored, and accurate and timely reporting is provided for assigned area.
  • Provide direction across complex and multiple projects to ensure that deliverables are on schedule.
  • Manage project costs to budget. Provide input for departmental budget. Recommend cost saving improvements.

MUST haves:

  • B.S. /B.A. or M.B.A. /M.S in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Systems and/or equivalent formal training or work experience.
  • 10+ years in application development environment
  • 8+ years of management experience
  • ITIL Certification
  • Solid understanding of data analysis, budgeting and business operations.
  • Expert in all phases of business analysis, software engineering, risk management, quality assurance/testing and other application development-related areas.
  • Familiarity with executing in an agile environment
  • A pragmatic, continuous improvement mindset for building capabilities for use in the business
  • Experience in enterprise architecture frameworks
  • Experience with restaurant and/or retail industry systems.
  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal abilities