Manager of Software Architecture

RESPONSIBILITIES:  The Manager of Software of Architecture:

  • Prepares project plans, then manages, coordinates and schedules staff to ensure that all tasks are completed in a successful and timely manner, at any point in the life-cycle of an application system, to build effective applications systems in county departments;
  • Supervises the collection and organization of functional requirements; analyzes those requirements and the development of a conceptual (logical) representation of the requirements;
  • Directs the preparation of work-flow analysis and process re-engineering;
  • Ensures the reliable and efficient operation of applications systems used by County departments, including review of performance statistics;
  • Prepares RFP’s for vendor software, software tools & components; and manages vendor relationships to ensure the delivery of required products and services in a timely and accurate fashion;
  • Develops and prepares procedures and processes, documentation, specifications, standards, and instructions, as needed;
  • Assists with the preparation of the departmental budget as it relates to application systems;
  • Designs, develops and administers systems based upon relational database management software such as Oracle and Microsoft SQL Server;
  • Coordinates the implementation of custom software application projects college-wide, serving as an advisor and providing technical leadership to software architecture teams in order to ensure consistency, quality and standardization of departmental rules, processes and procedures for developing enterprise level software applications;
  • Uses computer applications or other automated systems such as spreadsheets, word processing, email, calendar and database software in performing work assignments;
  • All other duties, as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS: A Bachelor’s Degree and five (5) years of recent (within the last 7 years) experience (pre- or post-degree) where a primary function of the position was designing and programming application software in Java, .Net, SQL, PL/SQL, or PHP; the administration of Oracle or MS SQL server databases; or full life-cycle project management of information technology focused projects; two (2) years of which must have been in a supervisory or team leader capacity.  Knowledge of Oracle PeopleSoft is preferred.  Possession of a valid license to operate a motor vehicle in the State of New York at the time of appointment and maintaining the same while in this title is required. *This is a Civil Service position.  The final candidate will be required to take and pass the Civil Service Exam.*

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Corporate / management

75 Grasslands Rd, Valhalla, NY 10595

Valhalla , United States


United States



Corporate / management

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