Application Manager Job Description

An application manager is a person who is responsible for managing one or more applications, typically related by function or department.

Application managers oversee the day-to-day activities of the application, including reporting the status to upper management, communicating changes or enhancements, and troubleshooting problems.

Application managers also coordinate the overall application, including liaising with other departments and personnel.

Application managers usually coordinate the day-to-day operations of the applications they oversee and work closely with development teams.

They may also provide user support for the application.

Application managers usually work in an application support or IT role, and may serve as liaisons between developers and users.

They also work closely with project managers.

Updated on:     
September 15, 2022

Job Brief:

We're looking for an experienced Application Manager to lead our team of developers and ensure that our software applications are well-managed and maintained. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in software development and project management, and will be able to effectively communicate with both technical and non-technical staff. If you are a motivated individual with a passion for software development, we want to hear from you!

Application Manager Duties:

  • Execute administrative duties for corporate products
  • Develop policies and technical processes to implement, manage, and evaluate the applications
  • Assist in determining system requirements for corporate product applications
  • Maintain an equal level of technical understanding with all other IT specialists
  • Monitor the performance of the applications
  • Create and maintain reports with key metrics to identify potential problems
  • Train other team members on the applications
  • Document standard operating procedures and processes
  • Assist in resolving application problems
  • Manage project schedules and budget estimates
  • Assist in other IT related projects

Application Manager Responsibilities:

  • Create, write, and review code and applications, as well as manage application requirements such as database requirements, security, and user groups
  • Develop and maintain application architecture, integrating applications into existing systems
  • Design, develop, test, and implement application upgrades and enhancements
  • Maintain backups of application and database files, and troubleshoot bottlenecks
  • Generate and maintain documentation
  • Contribute to overall IT strategy

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Requirements And Skills:

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering or computer science
  • 2+ years of experience managing software development projects
  • Strong technical background in at least one of the following areas:
  • Java, .net, c++, c#, Python, or PHP

We at [Company Name] are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We believe that diversity and inclusion are key to building a strong and successful team. We encourage applications from people of all races, religions, national origins, genders, sexual orientations, gender identities, gender expressions and ages, as well as veterans and individuals with disabilities.

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