Application Development Delivery Lead

Job Description:

Avanade seeks an Application Development Delivery Lead at its New York, NY facility to coordinate successful delivery of technical projects for mission critical business solutions (i.e. web services, mobile applications, O365 migration, agile methodologies, etc.) built on the Microsoft Platform. S/he will support pre-sales efforts through digital strategy assessments and will lead collaborative efforts to plan, mobilize, execute and successfully close projects. Full project lifecycle duties include: working with Avanade's legal team to create service agreements and work orders for clients; coordinating efforts with client Project Managers to ensure needs are met; proactively identifying risks/issues for resolution of business/technical issues; forecasting financial data and resource hours, and coordinating financial processes required by each engagement per project plan; reviewing invoices; monitoring financial performance indicators in accordance w/contracted agreements; communicating status to clients/stakeholders; serving as liaison between Avanade, client, and third party vendor consultants; and identifying project staffing opportunities for consultants through coordination of efforts with regional scheduling team, sales teams, and the client. The employee will spend 80% of his/her time traveling. However, as the individual will spend 20% of his/her time working in New York, NY, s/he must live within commuting distance of New York, NY.

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:

The position requires six (6) years of experience in the job offered, or in a related position within the IT industry such as Consultant, Systems Consultant, Product Delivery Manager, Project Manager, or Group Manager. Further, the qualified applicant must have experience with: skills in customer expectations management; working knowledge of at least one software development methodology; working knowledge of Microsoft platform technologies; in-depth knowledge of Microsoft Project; and working knowledge of Earned Value reporting.

Avanade® Is An Equal Opportunity Employer. Avanade prohibits discrimination and harassment against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability, veteran, military or marital status, genetic information or any other protected status

Requisition ID - 44817

Avanade is the leading provider of innovative digital and cloud-enabling services, business solutions and design-led experiences, delivered through the power of people and the Microsoft ecosystem. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation and has 30,000 professionals in 24 countries. Visit us at www.avanade.com.


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