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Senior Manager - Enterprise Applications

Closing: Nov 23, 2022

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Published: Nov 21, 2022 (8 days ago)

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Education:

  • BSc in Computer Science, Engineering, IT, Applied Mathematics, or related field
  • Programming skills, Unix/Solaris/Linux and Database Administration Skills.
  • Vendor management
  • Project management
  • ITIL

Experience:

  • 6 – 8 years related IT experience – preferably in with a technical knowledge of software services; program management experience and a sound understanding of ITIL standards and best practices within operational environments. § Experience managing and growing a tea
  • Experience managing a team of application operations staff Strong vendor management and follow up skills.
  • More than 6 years of UNIX shell scripting/programming and database administration.
  • More than 6 years of experience developing and maintaining applications.

 

Skills/Competencies:

  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent report writing
  • Highly organized and quick to learn

 

Other attributes:

  • Ability to work Long hours/ nights/ Weekends.
  • Should be able to work consistently with minimal supervision


Responsibilities

Education:

  • BSc in Computer Science, Engineering, IT, Applied Mathematics, or related field
  • Programming skills, Unix/Solaris/Linux and Database Administration Skills.
  • Vendor management
  • Project management
  • ITIL

Experience:

  • 6 – 8 years related IT experience – preferably in with a technical knowledge of software services; program management experience and a sound understanding of ITIL standards and best practices within operational environments. § Experience managing and growing a tea
  • Experience managing a team of application operations staff Strong vendor management and follow up skills.
  • More than 6 years of UNIX shell scripting/programming and database administration.
  • More than 6 years of experience developing and maintaining applications.

 

Skills/Competencies:

  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent report writing
  • Highly organized and quick to learn

 

Other attributes:

  • Ability to work Long hours/ nights/ Weekends.
  • Should be able to work consistently with minimal supervision


  • Responsible for overseeing the support of various Enterprise Applications within MTN Uganda
  • Responsible for the creation and execution of the Continuous Service Improvement program and performance management across these platforms.
  • Reviewing and optimizing business continuity strategies, service reporting, service measurement and service level management.
  • Working with business to translate their requirements into a technology blueprint together with the Solutions Delivery team, to enable the business to achieve their strategic objectives
  • Ensure compliance to documentation and alignment to IT Service Management principles.
  • Assist in a long-term applications strategy, including investigation of new systems and planning of upgrades and optimization.
  • Ensure program and task deadlines for the team are met and maintain high performance on SLAs for assignments.
  • Drive the deployment of new applications; systems software; products and / or enhancements to existing applications.
  • Engage with the OPCO to ensure that applications meet business requirements and system goals; fulfil end user requirements and identify and resolve system issues
  • Assist with the technical negotiation of contracts with software and service providers and oversee each contract from a service delivery perspective.
  • Manage and provide direction for the application team in support of the business operation
  • Contribute to pre-testing phase of development in collaboration with the Solutions Delivery teams by evaluating proposals to identify potential problem areas and make appropriate recommendations.
  • Manage and liaise with service providers/vendors within the Enterprise Applications Space.


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