Thursday , May 23 2024

Santam Careers – Development Manager

Website Santam Insurance

Job Description:

The role of the Development Manager: Outsourced Business is to manage the technical extension, maintenance and operation of the IT applications that support the Santam Outsourced Business, based in Bellville, Cape Town.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Set and ensure compliance with development and solution design standards
  • Detailed planning of technical delivery of new applications and application extensions
  • Plan, select and implement new technology enablers as needed
  • Ensure technical delivery and operation of IT applications with specific focus on appropriateness, technical quality, maintainability, performance and availability.
  • Manage upgrade existing technology components to remain current with organisation standards
  • Ensure appropriateness, quality & completeness of solutions
  • Build strong partnerships with Business Change Manager, Product Owners, Scrum Masters, other IT Development Managers and external vendors
  • Manage the DevSecOps processes for the portfolio of applications
  • Oversee the technical design and evolution of IT solutions for the Outsourced business
  • Ensure that the portfolio application systems are designed, built and operated in an effective and efficient manner.

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to understand and interpret business requirement from definition into execution; Ability to think holistically as well as at a detailed level
  • Experience managing technical staff
  • Strategic thinker who can also work at detail level
  • Working knowledge of Agile software delivery methods
  • Excellent decision making & organising skills
  • Agile delivery methods, including Scrum at Scale
  • Experienced in dealing with external suppliers and offshore business partners will be advantageous
  • 5 to 10 years at application development experience
  • Understanding Technology Architecture trends & best practice thinking (including SOA, POA & BPM) LeadershipHuman Capital Development
  • Relevant B Degree or equivalent workplace experience

Job Details:

Company: Santam Insurance

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Bellville, Western Cape, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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