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Applications Manager

  • ID: 480376
  • Posted: 3/16/2021
  • Location: New Hartford, NY
  • Category: IT - Project Management/IS
  • Job Type: Direct Placement
  • Duration: Direct Placement


Acara Solutions is seeking an Applications Manager for an Insurance Company located outside of Utica NY.

Salary for this position is between $140k-$150k/year 
This position will start off fully remote with plans to transition into a hybrid model in the future (25% onsite) 

  • Works collaboratively with business segment in defining, developing and   implementing technology solutions 
  • Project management and budgeting 
  • Oversees the development and implementation of multiple application systems
  • Defines resource requirements and allocations, monitors and improves quality, and ensures "best practice" development techniques
  • Ensures the availability, integrity and stability of production systems by identifying appropriate resources to manage all systems and having a process in place to respond quickly to problems
  • Communicates timely and accurate project-related information to relevant parties
  • Acts as an advocate for change management; encourages innovation and creativity in technology solutions
  • Recruits, directs, motivates and develops staff, maximizing their individual contribution, their professional growth and their ability to function effectively with their colleagues as a team
  • Manage the relationship of vendor resources; direct their activities through their vendor contact
Job Requirements

Required Skills / Qualifications:
  • Bachelor"s degree, Computer Science 
  • Minimum 10 years" experience in Systems Analysis and Program Development
  • Minimum 5 years of Insurance Industry experience 
  • Minimum 3 years familiarity with Duck Creek technology solutions software 

Preferred Skills / Qualifications:
  • Experience leading a team preferred 
  • Duck Creek Programming and Coding experience preferred 

Aleron companies (Acara Solutions, Aleron Shared Resources, Broadleaf Results, Lume Strategies, TalentRise, Viaduct, and Aleron's strategic partner, SDI) are Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, sex, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis. The Aleron companies welcome and encourage applications from diverse candidates, including people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for applicants taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Applicants for this position must be legally authorized to work in the United States. This position does not meet the employment requirements for individuals with F-1 OPT STEM work authorization status.

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