Apps Development Practice Leader

AppsDev Practice Leader

 

 

Responsibilities

  • Manage and Grow the AppsDev Practice which focuses on building general programming skills and capabilities related to custom applications development. Resources skilled in popular programming languages such as Java/J2EE, C++, PL/SQL; web applications development/scripting languages like Javascript, PHP, Python, Ruby, Cucumber, HTML5, XML; and open source technologies such as Linux, MySQL, Apache Webserver are housed within this practice.
  • Develop deep capabilities and technical expertise in Agile development methods and digital and cloud technologies. Build broad know-how around how applications and services are constructed using Devops methodologies and tools.
  • Drive innovation and thought leadership by building and maintaining a current set of Go-To-Market offerings that include solutions and accelerators that speed up development and reduce the cost of building and maintaining custom applications or migrating existing applications on to cloud platforms.
  • Work closely with Sales, Pre-sales, Transition, and Service delivery teams and support them as required.
  • Work with shared services functions such as Resource Management, Recruitment and Talent Development to ensure that a healthy supply of skilled resources is maintained.
  • Own the technical delivery and the ultimate success of the customer engagements/projects

Required Skills

  • At least 12 years of experience in managing custom applications development and support. Familiarity with the SDLC, application development best practices and RAD/Visualization tools
  • Hands-on experience in developing custom applications using Agile development methods and practices; Deep knowledge of programming and scripting languages like Java/J2EE, PHP, Ruby on Rails, HTML 5/XML, etc.
  • Minimum 4 to 5years of experience in Cloud computing technologies, concepts and operational models, and knowledge of cloud platforms like AWS-Amazon Web Services & Microsoft Azure.
  • Ability to translate industry trends and client feedback into high-value cloud service offerings that anticipate client needs and provide market differentiation.
  • Working knowledge of DevOps methods and development and deployment tools like Chef, Puppet, Git Hub, Jenkins, Jira, Ansible, etc.
  • Familiarity with Quality Control models, Automation and Reuse techniques
  • Knowledge of emerging trends like Cognitive and Blockchain
  • Customer and Stakeholder management
  • People management

 

Total Experience

Min. 15 years

 

 

Location

Bangalore/Mumbai (Bangalore preferred)