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Manager, Application Development

Job Title: Manager, Application Development
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney, New South Wales
Salary: AU$160000 - AU$165000 per annum + attractive package
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 6480
Contact Name: Tito Brena
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 27, 2021 15:19

Job Description

Manager, Application Development

The Manager, Application Development leads the Agency's software development process to ensure that development projects are delivered on time and to budget, and the delivered business systems are fit-for purpose and achieve optimal outcomes for the organisation.

Key accountabilities:

  • Manage and monitor software development activities across all Agency projects to meet business requirements
  • Engage with stakeholders, business analysts and architects to ensure the production of solution design documentation sufficient for application development and support teams to implement and maintain those solutions as an integrated component of the agency's ICT environment.
  • Manage and coach team leads and developers to ensure alignment across all development activities at the technical delivery level, and consistent application of relevant standards and procedures.
  • Contribute to the ongoing development of the Agency's strategies, standards and procedures relating to the systems development lifecycle and delivery methodologies, ensuring that they reflect industry best practice and support the Agency's strategic plans.
  • Develop tender documents and contribute to the evaluation, negotiation and implementation of application development contracts to meet business needs and ensure compliance with Service Level Agreements.
  • Support the Executive Director and Business System colleagues to ensure the effective resolution of issues and to achieve corporate goals
  • Minimum 5 years' experience managing multiple teams to deliver concurrent software development projects.
  • Strong technical knowledge, preferably using a Microsoft technology stack e.g., C#, .NET, .NET Core, MVC, SQL Server, Azure
  • Minimum 5 years' experience working in a complex environment such as government or larger (>750 internal user) corporate.
  • Experience using various software development approaches such as Waterfall and Agile.
For any questions please contact Tito on 0434418729 OR