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.
Must have a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Technology, Computer Information Systems, Computer Applications, Engineering, Business Administration, or related field, plus 5 years of progressive post-baccalaureate experience in the IT consulting industry.
Must have 3 years of experience in each of the following:
- Working with SAP modules, including S/4HANA FI, CO, TRM and VIM;
- Utilizing SAP Fiori UX;
- Preparation of test and deployment plans outlining scope, sequence, execution approach for deploying project deliverables;
- Leading an onshore and offshore team to complete balancing, prioritizing, restructuring, and reallocating tasks;
- Managing the deployment of activities in productive environment and post Go-Live support needs; and
- Project managing, creating project plans and estimates, handling project risks and issues, and providing project status to the client and internal stakeholders.
Must have willingness and ability to travel domestically approximately 80% of the time to meet client needs.
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