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Application Development Manager (Multiple Positions)

Job Location: PA - Philadelphia

Regional Description: Northeast

Job Number: 00558809


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Application Development Manager (Multiple Positions)


Application Development Manager (Multiple Positions) (Accenture LLP; Philadelphia, PA): Develop, design, and maintain software products or systems to enable client strategies. Analyze, design, build, and test new components or enhancements to existing module. Design and code applications to functional and technical programming standards. Develop system specifications and interfaces for complex components. Create operational documentation for the application. Maintain applications according to SLAs. Develop and implement testing plans. Work across the Service Delivery Lifecycle on engineering solutions for new system roll-outs, major/minor enhancements, and/or ongoing maintenance of existing applications. Analyze, design, build, and/or test new components or enhancements to existing modules. Identify and assess complex problems and create solutions that require in-depth evaluation of variable factors which are implemented by the team. Work with client to gather requirements and develop proof of concepts for new technologies/solutions and suggest business process improvisation to reduce complexity in custom application(s). Act independently to determine methods and procedures on new assignments. Supervise a team of computer programmers to gather and interpret user/system requirements into design specifications. Conduct project and issue management (status reporting, issue reporting, ETC/budget reporting) for assigned scope of work, and make decisions that impact the team through regular consultation with senior management. Adhere to strategic direction set by senior management. Interact with client or internal senior management.


Must have a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science (Applied), Technology, Computer Information Systems, Computer Applications, Engineering, or a related field, plus 5 years of progressive post-baccalaureate experience in the IT consulting industry.


Of the required experience, 3 years of experience must be in each of the following: Supporting application maintenance and developing Document Management and Pharmaceutical Safety systems utilizing the following technologies: Documentum Docbase, OpenText Captiva, Java, and Amazon Web Services; Project Management in software enhancements and upgrades; Pharmaceutical Research and Development Operations in following areas: Regulatory, Safety, and Signal Processing; Managing a team of at least 4 resources in a multi-geography model; Analyzing business requirements to define technical solutions, development needs, testing needs, and test data requirements; and, utilizing Microsoft Office product suite, including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. 

Must have willingness and ability to travel domestically approximately 80% of the time to meet client needs.

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