at Accenture LLP in Chicago, Illinois, United States
Application Development Manager (Accenture LLP; Chicago, IL): Accenture LLP has multiple openings for the position of Application Development Manager in Chicago, IL, to work across different stages of Software and Service delivery lifecycle. S/he will perform the following duties: 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; develop and manage work breakdown structure (WBS); meet with department heads, managers, supervisors, vendors, and others, to solicit cooperation and resolve problems; evaluate data processing proposals to assess project feasibility and requirements; establish and execute a project communication plan; maintain applications according to SLAs; research and make recommendations on software products and services for procurement; do feasibility studies for software and system products planned for purchase and give suggestions based on findings; develop, document and revise technical system design procedures, test procedures, and quality standards; assign duties, responsibilities, and spans of authority to the team; supervise a team to gather and translate 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; and adhere to strategic direction set by senior management.
This position requires at least a bachelor’s degree, or its foreign equivalent, in Computer Science, Information Systems/Technology, or Engineering (any), or in a closely related field plus 5
Positions are based in Chicago, IL but requires domestic travel up to 75% of an average work week.
Telecommuting is permitted for this role, needs to reside within a reasonable commuting distance from the assigned Accenture office.
TO APPLY: Please apply online at www.accenture.com/us-en/careers
(Job Number: R00161440)
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