Conduent Development Manager in New Castle, Delaware

Development Manager

Description

Conduent is the world's largest provider of diversified business process services with leading capabilities in transaction processing, automation, analytics and constituent experience. We work with both government and commercial customers in assisting them to deliver quality services to the people they serve.

We manage interactions with patients and the insured for a significant portion of the U.S. healthcare industry. We are the customer interface for large segments of the technology industry and the operational and processing partner of choice for public transportation systems around the world.

Whether it's digital payments, claims processing, benefit administration, automated tolling, customer care or distributed learning Conduent manages and modernizes these interactions to create value for both our clients and their constituents. Learn more at www.conduent.com at https://conduent.taleo.net/enterprise/enterprise/www.conduent.com .

If you meet the requirements of this position and want to work for a world-class company with a great marketplace reputation, apply today.

Position: Development Manager

Location: New Castle, DE

Position Overview:

  • Manages and coordinates a team of technical professionals to develop, support, maintain and enhance systems. Participates as an integral part of the management team that makes decisions regarding the system, including design and operational decisions.

  • Work together with the Project Manager to plan, schedules and coordinate activities to achieve client objectives

  • Provide technical leadership to technical resources to meet project deadlines and quality targets

  • Instruct and guide technical resources in the requirements, methods, procedures, and standards to be used during design, development, and testing phases of system development/maintenance

  • Help technical team members resolve technical issues, and work with other teams to solve functional problems

  • Work closely with SMEs and Business Analysts to understand the system’s functional and non--‐functional requirements

  • Coordinate work with other work teams (e.g., client technical teams, testing teams, etc.)

  • Participate as a member of the management team that governs the system project

  • Communicate issues and status information to the Project Manager and other designated team members concerning system development, maintenance and operation activities

  • Working with the Project Manager, coordinate release planning

  • Demonstrate leadership abilities to the client with the deployment of software upgrades, enhancements and fixes that are coordinated based on release schedules

  • Supervise technical team members and monitor individual employees’ performance

  • Provide leadership and guidance to coach, motivate, and lead team members to their optimum performance levels and career development

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field or foreign equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree

  • Minimum of 7 years of management / leadership experience in a software development organization

  • Minimum of 10 years of experience working through the design, development, release cycle, and delivering software products

  • Experience leading teams of at least 10 technical team members

  • A record of successful delivery of software applications as an individual, team leader and/or development manager

  • Strong understanding of the software development cycle

  • Strong leadership, project management, time management, and problem solving skills

  • Understanding of relational databases

  • Excellent analytic skills and the willingness to dive into software environments and technical issues

  • Experience with Scrum methodology and Agile practices and other iterative methodologies as well as waterfall

  • High command of verbal and written English

  • Experience with multiple platforms

Conduent is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, age, gender identity, gender expression, sex/gender, marital status, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, medical condition, use of a guide dog or service animal, military/veteran status, citizenship status, basis of genetic information, or any other group protected by law. People with disabilities who need a reasonable accommodation to apply for or compete for employment with Conduent may request such accommodation(s) by clicking on the following link, completing the accommodation request form, and submitting the request by using the “Submit” button at the bottom of the form. For those using Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox please download the form first: click here to access or download the form. at https://downloads.conduent.com/content/usa/en/file/conduent-applicant-adaaa-referral-form.pdf

Job Software Engineering

Primary Location United States-Delaware-New Castle

Organization Public Sector

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 18006515