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Technology Manager - 3DKTI in Williamsville, NY at M&T Bank

Date Posted: 9/12/2018

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Technology Manager
Paramus, NJ
Description:
Senior technologist with experience in analyzing, designing, implementing solutions for REGULATORY & RISK TECH in M&T. Candidate is expected to closely work with business partners in defining requirements and in implementing solutions as per the requirements. Ability to work independently and to take ownership of solution delivery is critical for success in this role. Understand and evaluate alternative solutions, architectural and technical choices.
Function:
Manages activities of Technology Managers and Team Leaders. Responsible for the budget of cost center(s) spanning concurrent development streams. Provides long and short-term strategic direction for the functional team for multiple applications and cost centers. Acts as primary contact to the Technology leadership team and business partners. Oversees development and career planning for all team members.
Responsibilities:
Manage and participate in consults with client management in the analysis of short and long-range business requirements and recommend innovations that anticipate future impacts of changing business requirements. Build positive client relationships.
Monitor technology direction of industry and vendor applications. Research and initiate change to the status quo. Responsible for vendor / product analyses and recommendations.
Build rapport within the organization. Develop professional levels of communication and cooperation. Maintain relationships with vendors and professional organizations.
Oversee multiple application development/supports testing efforts/technology infrastructure/project management and/or other technology domains. Organize and control activities of the teams, assign personnel to various projects and direct their activities. Ensure completion of schedules. Responsible for short and long-term FTE (full-time equivalent) planning. Coordinate activities with other managers.
Responsible for implementing technology consistent with Division’s standards and long-range plans. Ensure adherence to all department and technology standards and procedures, including all documentation requirements.
Oversee recommended designs based on business requirements and technology requirements. Manage escalated issues and concerns. Keep abreast of activities outside the team that may impact the team or client environment.
Develop and manage multiple cost center budgets. Recommend and initiate new policies and procedures that improve the performance and effectiveness of the department.
Demonstrate a strong understanding of the business environment and needs within the area of responsibility. Understand technical, business and operational impacts of a project or problem.
Responsible for the job growth and career development of staff members by providing training plans, guidance and sharing knowledge.
Exercise usual authority of a manager concerning staffing, performance appraisals, promotions, salary recommendations, performance management and terminations.
Understand and adhere to the Company’s risk and regulatory standards, policies and controls in accordance with the Company’s Risk Appetite. Design, implement, maintain and enhance internal controls to mitigate risk on an ongoing basis. Identify risk-related issues needing escalation to management.
Promote an environment that supports diversity and reflects the M&T Bank brand.
Maintain M&T internal control standards, including timely implementation of internal and external audit points together with any issues raised by external regulators as applicable.
Complete other related duties as assigned.
Required Qualifications:
Associates’ degree and a minimum of 10 years’ technology or systems management/leadership experience, or in lieu of a degree, a combined minimum of 12 years’ higher education and/or work experience, including a minimum of 10 years’ technology or systems management/leadership experience
12 yrs of Hands-on experience in Java, Python, SAS, WebServices(REST/SOAP), Unix/Solaris/Linux, JIRA, ANT, Maven, JUnit, SubVersion
Experience with enterprise applications in financial services industry
Excellent organization, communication and problem solving skills
Experience with Agile Methodology/Development
Understanding of financial CCAR models
Experience with distributed processing using messaging/middleware and grid technologies preferred
Prior Finance or Capital Markets experience required Desired Skills
SAS experience is a big plus
Experience with real time systems
Prior experience with managing small teams is helpful
Proficiency with personal computers as well as pertinent software packages
Capable of working on multiple projects of a complex nature
Prior experience with project management, word processing and spreadsheet applications
Experience on large system enhancements, conversions, and production problem resolution
Complete understanding of the system development life cycle
Excellent problem-solving skills to assist in issue resolution
Familiar with application development software and hardware platforms
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Excellent analytical and decision-making skills
Prior experience encouraging team work and serving as role model when leading and directing others
Understanding of technical, business and operational impacts of a project or problem
Confidence with leading multiple teams often in different geographic locations and time zones
Experience on large system enhancements, conversions and production problem resolution
Prior experience presenting to senior management
Preferred Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of 12 years’ technology management or large program leadership experience
12 yrs of Hands-on experience in Java, Python, SAS, WebServices(REST/SOAP), Unix/Solaris/Linux, JIRA, ANT, Maven, JUnit, SubVersion
12 yrs Experience with enterprise applications in financial services industry
Excellent organization, communication and problem solving skills
Experience with Agile Methodology/Development
Understanding of financial CCAR models
Experience with distributed processing using messaging/middleware and grid technologies preferred
Prior Finance or Capital Markets experience required Desired Skills
SAS experience is a big plus
Experience with real time systems
Prior experience with managing small teams is helpful

We encourage candidates with relevant military experience to apply.

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At M&T, we strive to be the best place our employees ever work, the best bank our customers ever do business with and the best investment our shareholders ever make. So when looking to advance your career, look to M&T.  As a top 20 US bank holding company and one of the best performing regional banks in the country, we offer a wide range of performance based career development opportunities for talented professionals. And through our longstanding tradition of careful, conservative and consistent management and a strong commitment to the communities we serve, we continue to grow with a focus on the future.

 
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