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IT Manager, Application Development, API

Job Details
Posted Date:
October 27, 2021

Job ID:

St. Louis , MO

5 years

No Preference
Job Description
  • Location: St. Louis, MO
  • Remote: Remote
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #7474

Technology Partners is currently seeking a talented IT Manager, Application Development, API (145278). Do you have experience with API? Let us help you make your next big career move a reality!

What You Will Be Doing:
The Renter Services team is responsible for the retention and maintenance of driver and loyalty profile information for customers, and making this data securely available to other services, solutions, and third-party vendors. Renter Service applications are critical to the rental booking and fulfillment processes across our operations globally. We work closely with our business stakeholders from around the globe, for all of our brands, to make enhancements to our applications and to stay ahead in our ever-evolving global operations. This is an exciting time to join the Renter Services team as our roadmap includes API evolution and migration to cloud, in addition to supporting business capabilities around core pillars of our company strategy. This position will be responsible for helping define the overall strategic vision for an evolving solution, as well as planning and execution of activities to meet tactical day-to-day objectives. Manage employees effectively, helping them grow and be successful in their career. Lead the implementation of new IT systems leveraging strategic technologies and platforms, offering new business capabilities. Plan and execute operational, tactical, and strategic activities on a day-to-day basis, ensuring accountability and meeting commitments. Help define the goals and objectives to support the overall strategic vision for Renter Services, and the processes and resources needed to fulfill them. Build and maintain strong relationships across IT teams to improve the quality of our solutions and gain consensus. Partner with business stakeholders to understand and achieve their vision, while assessing implications and mitigating risk to our IT systems. Communicate effectively with business and IT stakeholders at all levels of the organization .

Required Skills & Experience:

  • Must be presently authorized to work in the U.S. without a requirement for work authorization sponsorship by our company for this position now or in the future
  • 6 or more years of relevant experience 
  • Prior experience managing an application development team
  • Excellent relationship building skills 
  • Demonstrable success mentoring and coaching IT professionals, to deliver on the team’s prioritizes and enable the employees to achieve their career goals 
  • Awareness and understanding of concepts in development, and ability to challenge or foster ideas in development appropriately
  • Superb communication skills – both written and verbal designed to engage an audience across a broad range of technical expertise and/or business acumen 
  • Exceptional collaboration skills; works well with others as it relates to generating ideas 
  • Demonstrated ability to quickly comprehend a broad array of initiatives to direct Project Scope, Requirements Gathering and Change Management to meet changing Business and IT objectives 
  • Proficient knowledge of project management concepts, from planning and inception, through implementation and support
  • Experience of working in an Agile/Scrum development environment and working within sprint teams, using tools such as Jira and Confluence
  • Commitment to protecting our customers, our employees, and our brands by incorporating security and compliance in all decisions; ensures security policy and procedure requirements are met; continuously identifies opportunities for improving security and implements strategies to improve our security posture 

Desired Skills & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Management Information Systems, or related field 
  • Prior experience with cloud-based applications and/or cloud transformations 
  • Prior experience with API or services based solution.

We are interested in every qualified candidate who is eligible to work in the United States. However, we are not able to provide sponsorship at this time or accept candidates who would require a corp-to-corp agreement.

If this position sounds like you, WE SHOULD TALK!

Your better future is ready, and we want to put the right tools in your hands to get you there. Let’s go!

Keywords: API

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