Director of Application Development

The Director Application Development work across leadership and the team to manage and optimize the development and engineering practices in and fast-paced agile environment. This role is also responsible for collaborating with the respective business stakeholders, software teams, and vendors in ensuring well-defined technology roadmap, user stories and prioritized product backlogs in support of the overall business strategy while ensuring best practices for application development are being followed.

Responsibilities:

  • Build and lead a highly talented, top-performing, efficient, autonomous engineering and development team
  • Oversee end-to-end software engineering, including web development, mobile development, back-end API’s, database
  • Review and participates in key architecture and technical design decisions
  • Assist in definition of technology roadmaps, products and improvements aligned with appropriate product and business roadmaps
  • Advance architecture, process, and tools through innovation, cutting edge technology and research
  • Drive continuous improvement and automates tools, processes, and technology to allow for greater engineering throughput, quality, capabilities, skills and delivery
  • Own outcomes of engineering, planning, execution, and delivery on complex projects
  • Responsible for deliverables including, but not limited to: ALM process, release schedule, product roadmap, prioritized backlog, user stories, product documentation, estimation, release budgeting and forecasting, and status reports.
  • Personnel duties including hiring talent, professional growth of direct reports, vendor management, building new teams
  • Able to measure organizational progress and health through metrics and results
  • Foster great business relationships by partnering with key stakeholders and cross functional leadership teams
  • Bridge communications between the business and IT teams and take full ownership of the product development lifecycle in-line with Agile principles
  • Support and troubleshoot production issues
  • Work with IT Operations in developing a DevOps strategy for the build and deployment of software solutions
  • Manage a team of engineers in defining, documenting, and developing software for our company’s platform 
  • Work closely with the Chief Technology Officer and department leadership teams to explore new technologies and promote an agile culture 
  • Provide expertise in identifying and translating system requirements into software design documentation 
  • Lead architecture and technical design discussions, technical design/specifications, and code reviews with key stakeholders

Experience / Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science / Information Systems or equivalent experience
  • Minimum 10 years software development & architecture leadership experience
  • Must have 5+ years’ experience in healthcare
  • 4+ years of hands-on technical leadership including use of Agile/SCRUM practices
  • PMP or CSM is a plus
  • Experience successfully working with internal and outsourced / Offshore staffing models
  • Business Requirements Gathering
  • Application Lifecycle Management, SDLC, and Support, Traditional & Agile PM Methodologies
  • Project Planning, Estimating, Scheduling, Tracking, Budgeting, and Reporting
  • Risk & Issue Planning (Identification, Mitigation, Resolution)
  • Strong Diagnostic & Analytical Capabilities
  • Excellent Written & Oral Communication Skills with all levels of management
  • Ability to prepare formal management presentations, along with organizing and conducting effective meetings
  • Web, Mobile, App development experience
  • Considerable knowledge of data security and privacy regulations and requirements and software development best practices for compliance
  • Programming Languages/Frameworks: ASP.NET, Struts, Angular, JSP, HTML 5, CSS 3, JavaScript, Typescript, Ajax
  • Practices: Site Reliability Engineering, Monitoring, Application Resiliency/Failover/Fault Tolerance, Unit Testing, DevOps, CICD, Test Automation, SOA, Microservices, Application Security
  • Experience with cloud services specifically AWS
  • Experience working with relational and non-relational databases

Interested candidates can apply using the above details.

Job Title: Director of Application Development

If Interested in Joining The Vohra Team please send your resume directly to: Meghan Thomas – Head of Talent Acquisition (mthomas@vohraphysicians.com)

Position: Director of Application Development

Location: Onsite at 3601 SW 160th Ave, Ste 250, Miramar, FL, 33027

Salary Starting at $150K / COE