Java + AWS Manager Job Description
We are more than a specialty finance company providing debt recovery solutions for consumers. We are a global team of over 4,000 employees whose daily mission is to empower consumers to begin their path towards financial recovery and build a better life for themselves and their families. We know that the only way to support this mission is by hiring exceptional people who bring a diversity of ideas, a collaborative spirit, and a passion for attaining breakthrough results. If you are results-driven, have a passion for helping others, and thrive in an innovative environment, this might be the right place for you!
The Manager of IT is responsible for one or more of the following: application support, platform testing, problem / incident management, capacity management, change management, middle ware & database support, platform engineering, platform monitoring, platform tools and efficient engagement / integration with enterprise & wholesale engineering and support teams. This role is primarily focused on the day-to-day operational execution (100% Transactional).
Application support for internally developed and vendor applications. 25%
Conduct platform testing support including test environment management. 25%
Management of direct reports. 10%
Manage platform problem, incident, capacity and change in partnership with the associated enterprise and wholesale teams. 30%
Other IT management projects as assigned. 10%
Required: Bachelor's; Computer Science, Information Systems, Information Technology, Software Engineering OR Math, Finance, Other
Preferred: Master's/Advanced; Computer Science, Information Systems, Information Technology, Software Engineering
Required: Fluent in English
Required: Typically 7 years buisiness experience. Individual is expected to be subject area expert in one (or more) specific skill sets, business areas or products.. Relevant programming languages (Java). Ability to complete day-to-day activities independently. Interpersonal skills necessary to oversee a small team of junior staff..
Preferred: Experience working for a publicly traded company in a similar role. Mastery of relevant programming languages (Java).
What We Offer
We understand the important balance between work and life, fun and professionalism, and corporation verse community. We strive to support your career aspirations and provide the benefits you need to live a more fulfilling life.
Our compensation and benefits programs were created with an 'Employee-First Approach' focused on supporting, developing, and recognizing YOU. We offer a wide array of wellness and mental health initiatives, support volunteerism, and environmental efforts, encourage employee education through leadership training, skill-building, and tuition reimbursements, and always strive to provide promotion opportunities from within.
All these things are just a small way to show our employees that we recognize their value, we understand what is important to them, and we reward their contributions.
Encore Capital Group and all of its subsidiaries are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application and/or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation at firstname.lastname@example.org.