Job Description

Application Development Manager (Accenture LLP; Chicago, IL): Accenture LLP has multiple openings for the position of Application Development Manager in Chicago, IL, and the job duties are as follows:

  • Manage project execution to ensure adherence to budget, schedule, and scope.
  • Develop or update project plans for information technology projects, including project objectives, technologies, systems, information specifications, schedules, funding, and staffing.
  • Maintain applications according to SLAs.
  • Work across the Service Delivery Lifecycle on engineering solutions for new system rollouts, major/minor enhancements, and/or ongoing maintenance of existing applications.
  • Identify and assess complex problems that require in-depth evaluation of variable factors and create solutions for implementation by the team.
  • Supervise a team to gather and interpret user/system requirements into design specifications.
  • Conduct project and issue management (including status reporting, issue reporting, and 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.
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Qualifications

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

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

Must have 5 years of experience in each of the following:

  • All facets of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC), including requirements gathering, design, coding, testing, and deployment with Pharmaceutical Industry;
  • Architectural full life cycle experience on Salesforce, Veeva CRM, Veeva Vault, and Veeva Align;
  • Utilizing integration technologies, including Apex Data Loader, Workbench, DocuSign, SpringCM, and Python;
  • Utilizing Core Java, Java Server Pages (JSP), Struts, Java Servlet, JDBC, HTML, CSS, Unix scripting, and SQL during development;
  • Conducting technical analysis and the preparation of technical specifications for Veeva CRM, Veeva Vault, Salesforce.com Sales cloud, and Health cloud solutions;
  • Project management, including working with resources in offshore, providing regular project status report to client stakeholders, tracking risks and issues, and budgeting; and
  • Working with team on continuous improvements, automating processes, and ensuring higher quality deliverables.

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

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