FASTTEK GLOBALpowered by Fast Switch - Great Lakes
info@fasttek.com
(734) 744-9373
Alpharetta
IT Development Manager #885873
Overview
  • The Manager, IT Development - Contractor is an IT professional who partners with IT and business analysts to solve challenges by delivering customized business process automation solutions to simplify and expedite business processes.
  • This person will help to mature the solution development process within us according to SDLC & DevOps standards and practices while balancing operational support and project work.
  • The ideal candidate is adept at defining solution requirements by collaboration with business analysts and is experienced in the Microsoft Power Platform and Azure DevOps environment.
  • This person has experience leading a team of developers and managing a portfolio of active projects.
  • He or she has experience in interface design and development and understands controls required for security and data integrity assurance.
  • This person is familiar with the broader Microsoft, Java and Open Source toolset and provides coaching and counseling regarding opportunities for improvement offered by the toolset.
 
Responsibilities:
  • Gather and prioritize development requirements from business analysts and other stakeholders
  • Lead a small team of developers experienced in Microsoft tools, Web application development, BI / data warehouse and data management.
  • Progress requests through requirements gathering, sizing, scoping, and ROI analysis
  • The ability to pivot quickly and rearrange work effort as priorities change
  • The ability to build a secure application through design, development and support
  • Work approved requests through an SDLC & DevOps process to production promotion
  • Track progress on work items and test completed deliverables to ensure effective deployment and usability.
  • Remediate existing applications and programs by introducing security measures.
  • Manage and develop team members’ technical skills and process adherence
  • Support efforts to fully leverage and integrate Microsoft Office 365, Power Platform and Azure DevOps capabilities into business solutions
  • Establish a plan for migrating legacy solutions (e.g. workflows, forms, etc) to SharePoint online / Power Platform over time.
  • Monitor system/application performance metrics
  • Competencies and Knowledge
  • Excellent time management and problem-solving skills
  • Project Management and facilitation skills
  • Understanding and experience with project management methodologies (waterfall, agile) and the software development lifecycle
  • Understanding of OWASP Top10 and NIST Secure Software Development Framework is a plus
  • Ability to collaborate with Business Analysts, Project Leads, and IT team to understand requirements, design solutions, resolve issues and ensure solutions are viable and consistent
  • Structure and prioritize business requirements and consistently communicate plans and progress to stakeholders
  • Demonstrated leadership and the ability to provide exceptional client service
  • A commitment to continuous learning
 
Qualifications:
  • 5 years of hands on experience building solutions within the Microsoft Azure DevOps and Power Platform tools suite, including security implementation and reporting using Power BI.
  • Experience in Azure services, custom connectors and integrating across various applications such as SharePoint, Azure, SQL Server.
  • Understanding of Power Apps security capabilities, including Role based authorization.
  • Familiarity with source code control management tools, such as GitHub
  • Exposure to development of backend code and Web APIs using Python
  • Exposure to building pipelines using Azure Data Factory and Azure Data lake.
  • Exposure to SQL DB in Azure environment.
 
Additional Info:
At FastTek Global, Our Purpose is Our People and Our Planet. We come to work each day and are reminded we are helping people find their success stories. Also, Doing the right thing is our mantra.  We act responsibly, give back to the communities we serve and have a little fun along the way.
We have been doing this with pride, dedication and plain, old-fashioned hard work for 24 years!
FastTek Global is financially strong, privately held company that is 100% consultant and client focused.
We've differentiated ourselves by being fast, flexible, creative and honest. Throw out everything you've heard, seen, or felt about every other IT Consulting company. We do unique things and we do them for Fortune 10, Fortune 500, and technology start-up companies.
Our benefits are second to none and thanks to our flexible benefit options you can choose the benefits you need or want, options include:
 
  • Medical and Dental (FastTek pays majority of the medical program)
  • Vision
  • Personal Time Off (PTO) Program
  • Long Term Disability (100% paid)
  • Life Insurance (100% paid)
  • 401(k) with immediate vesting and 3% (of salary) dollar-for-dollar match
 
Plus, we have a lucrative employee referral program and an employee recognition culture.
FastTek Global was named one of the Top Work Places in Michigan by the Detroit Free Press in 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020!
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