IT Manager, Business Application Support – To $135K – Nashville, TN – Job # 2098

Who We Are

The Symicor Group is a boutique talent acquisition firm based in Lincolnshire, IL & San Antonio, TX. Our nationally unique value proposition centers around providing the very best available banking and accounting talent. In fact, most of our recruiters are former bankers or accountants themselves!

We know how to evaluate the very best banking and accounting talent available in the market. Whether you are a candidate seeking a new opportunity or a bank or company president trying to fill an essential position, The Symicor Group stands ready to deliver premium results for you.

The Position

Our bank client is seeking to fill an IT Manager, Business Application Support role in the Nashville, TN market. The successful candidate is accountable for the execution and delivery of the strategic vision and is responsible for leading the support and modernization of vendor applications and core platform services. The candidate reports to the VP of Business Application Support and is responsible for leading technical support, process development, and vendor management for business-aligned systems and software.

This position comes with a generous salary of up to $135K and a full benefits package.

IT Manager, Business Application Support responsibilities include:

  • Lead the analysis and development of application software code for new or existing software enhancements.
  • Articulating direction and roles for an effective team, consistent with the organization’s mission, strategy, and direction.
  • Lead initiatives to modernize legacy applications and supporting processes to maximize business enablement and application usability.
  • Actively lead the team to stay ahead of vendor contract expirations, security certificate expirations, software patches, and any other system updates that could affect production operations.
  • Optimizing core processing services by leveraging deep knowledge of credit union business processes and core platform capabilities.
  • Advising IT leadership on business application capabilities and options through research/analysis of internal and external business data, industry best practices, and competitive technology information.
  • Managing and developing vendor relationships to ensure SLOs and deliverables are achieved in support of stated business objectives.
  • Identifying, monitoring, and evaluating key metrics to ensure system health and business progress within areas of influence.
  • Participating in the strategic planning process by developing positive relationships with executive leadership and by defining achievable operational goals.
  • Maintaining a strong sense of urgency supporting day-to-day on-call support, issue resolution, development, and maintenance of software applications.

Who Are You?

You’re someone who wants to influence your own development. You’re looking for an opportunity where you can pursue your interests and your passion. Where a job title is not considered the final definition of who you are, but merely the starting point for your future.

You also bring the following skills and experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred in Business, Computer Science, Information Technology, or equivalent work experience, Master’s degree preferred.
  • Five or more years of software development experience.
  • Five or more years of experience banking and/or credit union industry experience or expertise within financial services.
  • Three or more years’ experience in a team leadership role, preferred.
  • Experience with federal banking/credit union regulatory agencies and how to remain compliant while still delivering strategic capabilities and business value.
  • Maintaining a high degree of poise and tact to represent the credit union positively in outside contacts and with employees.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Possess a high level of problem-solving skills and sound judgment with the ability to communicate in a clear, concise manner.

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