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Director, Application Development

San Clemente, CA 92673
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Reporting to the Global Head of Technology, this key IT leadership role is responsible for supporting business strategy through the ongoing development, delivery and governance of the IT applications portfolio. This role provides leadership, vision and direction to the global IT applications team. Develops the overall enterprise applications strategy. Ensures effectiveness of business applications operation and support. Oversees major application improvement initiatives. Leads application design, development and deployment. Ensures successful application project delivery. This individual will build strong relationships with business unit leaders and key stakeholders, to ensure alignment of enterprise application strategy to business objectives.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Direct business application solution delivery and support
  • Lead, develop, and mentor the global IT applications team
  • Ensure effective analysis, design, construction, testing and implementation of computer applications
  • Promote and oversee relationships with business unit leads
  • Maintain broad understanding of business workflows, processes, and strategies
  • Devise and drive application portfolio and lifecycle strategy
  • Review business process and technical designs to ensure appropriate use of technology
  • Provide hands-on guidance in the areas interoperability, integration, and architecture of enterprise systems
  • Lead application developers/software engineers in solution design, development and delivery
  • Establish priorities and schedules for IT applications projects
  • Ensure compliance across applications portfolio, in line with financial and regulatory controls.
  • Provide reporting on performance and cost
  • Manage applications budget and contribute to IT planning

Knowledge, Skills & Qualifications

  • 10+ years' experience leading application support, development, and delivery teams in a complex business operation; with a demonstrated track record of successful delivery leadership
  • 7+ years' experience in a senior IT applications leadership role (Director / VP of Applications)
  • 7+ years' experience managing design, development and implementation of enterprise systems (ERP)
  • Must have experience with Oracle suite of enterprise applications (Oracle EBS, Agile, ASCP, Demantra, OBIEE)
  • Demonstrated experience in managing a complex portfolio of business applications at enterprise level
  • Proven experience managing large applications teams of 30+
  • Track record of success in delivering results through large-scale application projects
  • Demonstrated ability to build partnerships within department, and across the organization
  • Effective and influential presentation and communication skills.
  • Strong understanding of software architecture and development, and formal design methodology
  • Strong understanding of Java, Oracle, .NET, etc on Windows platforms and current web technologies (i.e. HTML, CSS, etc)
  • Strong understanding of systems development methodologies (i.e. SDLC, AGILE, etc.)

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in technical background, Computer Science, Information Systems, Electrical Engineering, or related IT field is preferred
  • Master's Degree in Business Administration (MBA) preferred
  • Minimum 10 years of experience at a senior level leading application teams

Minimum Qualifications

  • Must pass pre-employment drug screen and background check
  • Travel Requirements


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