• Category
    Information Technology - Project Manager
  • Job type
  • Location
    Toronto, Ontario

Adecco is currently recruiting for an Application Support Manager for a 21-Month contract with a possibility of extension. Our client is a Crown Corporation Client, located in Toronto, ON. The candidate must hold a valid Reliability Security Clearance or be eligible for one.

The Application Support Manager will have the following responsibilities:
-Maintains the relationships between client groups, direct reports with other support teams/groups within the organization;
-Communicates with various departments within multiple client organizations with respect to their problems/issues, development and support needs. Seeks to bridge any gaps between the various teams while resolving those demands;
-Oversees a team of technical support consultants. Responsible for performance evaluations, day-to-day supervision, and career development. Builds a cohesive team, and offers coaching and mentoring in areas that require it;
-Provides input to the overall designs for multiple projects that impact his/her area of support;
-Advises on moderate to complex, multifaceted and integrated projects that span applications and business areas, with significant business, political or high-profile impact and high-risk dependencies from concept to final implementation;
-Defines project scope and develops detailed work plans, schedules, project estimates, resource plans, status reports and analysis; 
-Monitors project progress in terms of deliverables, coordination of tasks and resources, implementation, timelines, functionality, quality and cost; 
-Important responsibilities of this job are described above. They may be subject to change at any time due to reasonable accommodation or other reasons;
The Application Support Manager must meet the following mandatory requirements:
-University degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Business or related experience; 
-5-10 years of experience with Application Support; 
-Minimum 4 years at the team lead / manager level supporting medium to large scale applications; 
-Proven ability to motivate and manage others, leadership skills; 
-Proven experience working in hectic and results oriented environments; 
-Excellent communication skills both written and verbal; 
-Web and JAVA development experience; 
-Demonstrated experience with JSE and JEE Technologies (JMS, JDBC, XML, JSP, XPath and XSLT) as well as industry standard frameworks (Spring, STRUTS and hibernate); 
-Demonstrated experience building solutions on application containers such as Tomcat, Glassfish or WebLogic;
-Demonstrated knowledge and experience in tiered architectures;
-Demonstrated experience in a continuous integration environment using tools such as Maven, ANT, TeamCity, Jenkins, CVS, Mercurial, GIT (gitflow workflow) and Sonar;
Nice to have:
-PMP certification;
-Knowledge of agile methodology and frameworks like Scrum, Kanban, etc; 
-Knowledge or prior experience in ITIL/ITSM; 
-Working knowledge of middleware tools such as IBM MQ, Nginx, IIS, HA Proxy; 
-Working knowledge in agile project management tools such as JIRA.

If you are interested in applying to our Application Support Manager position, please submit your resume as soon as possible by clicking on the 'Apply with Adecco' button.

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Reference number CA_EN_1_027616_12290312

Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required under Adecco’s Employment Accommodation policy. Applicants will need to make their needs known in advance to their Adecco representative.

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