IT Manager, State Auto Property & Casualty Insurance Company, Columbus, OH.
Duties: Assess the stability and lifecycle of all applications within the area to assure we maintain the core services and viability of the required function. Plan, organize, assess, and direct the work of supervisors and direct reports for the unit. Manage resource planning for team and develop/review an annual operational budget for team. Utilize advanced management/leadership skills and systems/operational knowledge to analyze, promote, and ensure compliance with department standards. Provide systems advice, clarify requests, manage delivery expectations, and transform specifications into accurate, efficient running solutions in alignment with customer and company priorities. Acquire, train, mentor, develop, and manage team members. Support customer groups and areas using the products and services developed or supported.
Requirements: Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electronic Engineering, or related field plus 96 months experience in an IT supervisory or leadership role. Also requires demonstrated ability to: develop, read, analyze, and interpret complex requirements and technical procedures; analyze and translate business requirements to be easily understood; negotiate with stakeholders and project team members; influence others without authority using education, metrics, and related techniques; present information and respond to questions effectively; provide excellent analysis, planning, and team leadership skills; provide technical support to assist in program and project level planning to achieve optimal outcomes; develop and maintain team standards, tools, and best practices.