The Head of Applications Delivery, India is responsible for overseeing the application portfolio (Sales, Customer Services, Finance, HR, Investments) that support the business across and also manage application development initiatives (covering the front office, middle office and back office) through third party vendors.
The primary responsibilities would include:
1. Delivery of critical business applications
2. Managing Centres of Excellence BI and Reporting
3. Driving new initiatives on emerging Technologies Mobility, Social, Cloud
Is also responsible for ;
Promoting better software development lifecycle and application management practices.
Standardization of best practices to reduce costs and increase the business value of IT.
Provide technology assurance on the application space on critical Business initiatives.
Graduate / Post Graduate with 8+ years experience in IT Delivery role with specific exposure to applications, project management and products.
Strong process and project management skills as the role will involve assisting Business Units to roll out programs of work
Role will involve budget preparation and definition of IT costs
Exposure to Business Intelligence / Data warehousing projects
Strong technical skills specifically on Java/J2EE and BPM specifically Tibco and Filenet. Strong understanding and implementation of information risk practices