Tata Consultancy Services Cedar Rapids , IA 52402
TheManager-Business Systems provides technical leadership for design,documentation and maintenance of internal databases and related systems withinthe Claims division. They Overseeimplementation of enhancements. The Manager-Business Systems relies onextensive knowledge and professional discretion to achieve goals.
Provideleadership and direction to a team of business analysts with responsibility toinclude team development, performance monitoring and appraisal and day to dayallocation of resources.
Understand andappreciate the importance of and promote systems life cycle methodologies,project management techniques, quality assurance and testing methodologies andenterprise architecture principles.
Work with andassist other IT managers to define, plan, develop and implement and support theIT systems in support of current and new objectives/opportunities and strategicobjectives for areas of responsibility.
Review, on aconsistent basis, existing processes/systems to make recommendations on processimprovements and achieve consensus and support from the diverse groups withinIT and the business to implement the defined processes.
Develop metricsand measures and provide analysis that will assist management in improving keyprocesses and deliverables.
Effectively manageteam resources in accordance with project requirements and departmentalgoals/objectives.
Provideassistance on vendor analysis, selection and review when necessary.
Seek anddevelop strong partnerships with organizational management, divisional clients,IT staff, BA staff and outside vendors and consultants.
Has anunderstanding of the overall business of the division and company andparticipates in business decisions and anticipates issues.
Bachelor'sdegree in computer science, business management or equivalent education andexperience.
10 years of ITexperience and 3-5 years of management experience.
Knowledge ofbusiness analysis, project management, business processes and processmanagement is required.
Access databaseknowledge required.
StrongLeadership, decision making and analytical skills.
Effectiveverbal and written communications skills.
Ability tomulti-task and meet strict deadlines.
Excellentknowledge of project management methodologies, able to manage large, complexprojects.