Application Manager in Charlotte, NC at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 5/20/2020

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Application Manager Summary:

Signature Consultants is seeking an Application Manager for one of our larger financial clients in Charlotte, North Carolina. The ideal candidate will come from a software development background and be able to understand architecture but this will not be a hands-on coding position. The ideal candidate will have 3-7 years of applicable experience. These application program solutions may involve diverse development platforms, software, hardware, technologies and tools. Participates in the design, development and implementation of complex applications, often using new technologies. May provide technical direction and system architecture for individual initiatives. Serves as a fully seasoned/proficient technical resource. Will not have direct reports. May collaborate with external programmers to coordinate delivery of software application. Routine accountability is for technical knowledge and capabilities. Works under minimal supervision, with general guidance from more seasoned consultants. Typically requires 3-7 years of experience.


  • Accountable for managing and facilitating the full portfolio of application data / information and ensuring that the day-to-day operations of the technology platform meet compliance and service level objectives for one or more applications.
  • Accountable to manage applications in compliance with applicable bank policies and standards and meet the objectives and Service Level Agreements (SLAs) required of the function it supports.
  • Application Manager accountabilities include (but are not limited to) application access reviews, GIS security remediation, audits, software license management required by applications, not permitted technology remediation and support/facilitation of recovery planning and tests.
  • Work with a team to ensure these activities are completed on time and per standards. Some activities such as remediation may require the Application Manager to act as Project Manager depending on scope/magnitude of effort
  • Answer questions about technology used within the application and development activities
  • Must assist with technology incident resolution by providing technical details, usage, dependencies and lead recovery if necessary.
  • Responsible for the relationship/account management of a client/business area in all information technology activities.
  • Work closely with their support and vendor management partners to provide technical direction as necessary to ensure the vendor's application meets the Bank's objectives, SLA's, and that all applicable information about the application is correct.

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

  • Infrastructure management
  • Performance & capacity management, metrics and reporting
  • Network capacity management
  • Access management
  • AIT
  • Application Change Management Process
  • Application entitlements

Domain Knowledge:

  • Application mangers will need to stay current with App management standards and GIS policies.
  • App managers also need to gain solid understanding of existing application architecture.
  • SDLC
  • Agile delivery framework knowledge a plus

Preferred Skills:

  • Linux
  • Windows
  • java/spring
  • NLP
  • Mongo
  • Angular
  • c#/.net

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 14th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 28 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.