Kansas City Southern Railway Mgr, Application Development & Support in Kansas City, Missouri

Mgr, Application Development & Support

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Job Summary:

The Manager Application Development & Support will be responsible for managing and leading a team of software development analysts and developers. Specific duties include assigning and monitoring tasks for various application-related projects from trouble shooting application issues to managing small software enhancements as well as managing service tickets for the transportation systems group from the Servicenow system, managing the application software build and release process and managing customer communications on projects and request prioritization.

Job Duties:

  • Manages the application software promotion processes and tools and creates TFS tickets and change records for software development.

  • Collaborates with project managers tprovide resources tother projects as needed and meets with project managers in the PM meeting and on an ad hoc basis throughout the week.

  • Exemplifies KCS Vision, Values, and Culture in each and every interaction with team, clients, and stakeholders.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree from four-year college or university

  • Seven (7) years of experience in Information Technology

  • One (1) year of supervision or management of software development professionals

  • Or equivalent combination of education and experience

Certification Requirements:

  • Project Management Certification preferred

Preferred Requirements:

  • Three (3) years of supervision or management experience

The duties listed are representative of the job; however, it in no way states or implies that these are the only duties a person may be required to perform. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or is an essential function of the position.

We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer/Veteran/Disabled. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

Job Location

Kansas City, Missouri, United States

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