Systems Manager

St. Louis, MO

Post Date: 01/26/2018 Job ID: 136910 Job Category: Software Dev. - General/IT

Are you looking for a new and challenging opportunity? Do you have experience with Systems Management? Technology Partners can help you make your next big career move a reality.

Our client is currently seeking a talented person for a Systems Manager position in St. Louis, Missouri.

What You Will Be Doing:

You will prepare detailed costs and other input for the annual budget including an input for costs to evaluate hardware, software, training and other IT-related budget requirements. You will develop WBS documentation for all projects based upon established standards. You will also review tasks and activities associated with assigned projects and initiates appropriate measures to ensure project success including managing cost, revenue, timelines and adhering to established WBS for assigned products and systems. You will help ensure the Information Technology division operates within budget guidelines and constraints to fulfill current and future REJIS objectives. You will also research and document new technology solutions through the detailed analysis of all initial and ongoing costs and revenues. You will also present justifications, features, and costs for research to upper management and customers to support REJIS' strategic vision.

You will maintain appropriate relations with vendors to ensure REJIS' technology needs are properly met. You will monitor and ensure service contracts and renewals are kept current. You will report project issues affecting target dates and/or project hours, justifies reasons for change and gets approval from upper management. You will serve as a liaison between vendor, customer representatives, and customers at all levels to manage project issues and ensure contractual commitments are fulfilled. You will determine the feasibility of proposed applications and system enhancements and RFCs. You will lead initiatives to evaluate and prepare a response to any RFI, RFQ, or RFP. You will also review and approve systems' documentation. You will assure system naming conventions and application standards throughout the development lifecycle including future direction and enhancements of systems and products. You will take the lead in monitoring systems for performance and service level agreements. You will monitor Opportunities and incidents so work is completed as scheduled in a timely manner while ensuring customer expectations are met. You will also lead teams in the analysis of performance related issues impacting service delivery to customers. You will interview, evaluate and hire staff as required to fill vacancies. You will conduct employee performance evaluations. You will manage, mentor and coordinate the efforts of staff assigned to applications development.

What We Are Looking For:

  • Bachelor's degree (B.A./B.S.) from four-year college or university and seven to ten years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Certain certifications and maintenance of the certifications will be required based on the position.

  • Receive very general guidance with respect to overall objectives; work is usually quite independent of others; operate within division or department policy guidelines using independent judgment in achieving assigned objectives

  • Ability to provide managerial guidance to staff members at a variety of levels, including scheduling, hiring, performance management, and staff development

  • Ability to set positive work norms for staff at customer locations

  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret common scientific and technical journals, financial reports, and legal documents; ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from customers, regulatory agencies, or members of the business community; ability to write reports or technical manuals that conforms to prescribed style and format; ability to effectively present information to top management, customers, and/or boards of directors

  • Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages and to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry

  • Ability to define and solve practical problems and to deal with a multitude of variables in complex situations; interpret a variety of technical instructions furnished in written, oral, schedule, or diagram form.

  • Proficient personal computer skills including electronic mail, record keeping, routine database activity, word processing, spreadsheet, graphics, etc.

  • Have an in-depth working knowledge of common business practices including project management, budgeting, new business development and customer relations management

  • Ability to work and lead in a team environment

  • Ability to handle multiple projects, prioritize and delegate tasks

If this position sounds like you, WE SHOULD TALK!

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