TAD PGS, Inc. IT Manager in Fort Worth, Texas

IT Manager

Category: IT/Technical

Description:

TAD PGS, INC. is currently seeking an IT Manager for one of our clients in Fort Worth, TX .

The role of the Systems Development Manager is to plan, coordinate, and supervise all activities related to the design, development, and implementation of organizational information systems and software applications. Also responsible for maintaining, supporting, and upgrading existing systems and applications. Will apply proven communication skills, problem-solving skills, and knowledge of best practices to guide the development team on issues related to the design, development, and deployment of mission-critical information and software systems.

Job Responsibilities :

  • Conduct business process analyses, needs assessments, and preliminary cost/benefits analyses in an effort to align information technology solutions with business initiatives.

  • Review and analyze existing application effectiveness and efficiency, and then develop strategies for improving or leveraging these systems.

  • Manage the development and deployment of new applications, systems software, and/or enhancements to existing applications throughout the enterprise.

  • Research and make recommendations on software products and services in support of procurement and development efforts.

  • Coordinate feasibility studies for software and system products under consideration for purchase, and give advice based on findings.

  • Ensure that any new software integration into company systems meets functional requirements, system compliance, and interface specifications.

  • Collaborate with analysts, designers, and system owners in the testing of new software programs and applications.

  • Manage and provide direction for the application development team in support of business operations.

  • Provide technical leadership to project managers and programmers working on development project teams.

  • Liaise with network administrators and software engineers to assist with quality assurance, program logic, and data processing.

  • Cultivate, disseminate, and enforce functional policies, procedures, and quality assurance best practices.

  • Where necessary, prepare, establish, and monitor budgets.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

    Skills :

  • Strong knowledge of system and software quality assurance best practices and methodologies.

  • Technically fluent in programming languages, including Microsoft .NET, ASP.NET, VB.NET, C#.

  • Good project management skills and/or substantial exposure to project-based work structures, project life cycle models, etc.

  • Proven knowledge and experience in overseeing the direction, development, and implementation of software solutions.

  • Knowledge of database design and file management techniques.

  • Working knowledge of network and PC operating systems, including Microsoft Windows 2008, 7 or after.

  • Knowledge of network hardware, protocols, and standards.

  • Excellent understanding of the organization’s goals and objectives.

  • Knowledge of applicable data privacy practices and laws.

  • Strong customer-service orientation.

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills with the ability to communicate ideas in both technical and user-friendly language.

  • Excellent listening and interpersonal skills.

  • Ability to conduct research into application development issues and products.

  • Highly self-motivated and directed.

  • Able to prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.

  • Strong experience with Agile development life cycle.

    Company Description:

    TAD PGS, INC. specializes in delivering secure, reliable and rapidly implemented workforce solutions to the U.S. Federal marketplace, including U.S. Government agencies and their prime contractors. With more than 50 years of experience, TAD PGS, INC. has earned a reputation for accountability, a value that government agencies and prime contractors both demand and deserve. TAD PGS, INC. sources professionals for the full spectrum of federal positions, from administrative to management, and those contracts requiring extremely niche-oriented technical skills and the highest levels of security clearance. VEVRAA Federal Contractor / Request Priority Protected Veteran Referrals / EOE Protected Veterans/Disability

    Location: Fort Worth , TX

    Minimum Experience (yrs): 2

    Required Education: H.S. diploma or equivalent