Michigan IT Jobs

Mobile michigan-jobbank Logo

Job Information

Alliance Inspection Management IT Technical Applications Manager in Farmington Hills, Michigan


AiM, which was started in 2005, is continuously growing, and its Information Technology Division now seeks an Applications Manager, who will assume full and complete ownership of designated application components all the way from conception and design to delivery and support.

The candidate will have the opportunity to interact with multiple levels of the AiM organization. The role requires a detailed oriented individual that thrives in a fast-paced environment and enjoys multi-tasking.

AiM offers a collaborative and exciting work environment that encourages an entrepreneurial spirit and outside the box thinking. We have regular employee events such as potlucks, birthday celebrations, MSU/UofM tailgate luncheons, and ice cream socials. Not to mention, we offer 1 day work-from-home to our IT staff after they complete 90 days.

Essential Job Functions:

AiM is looking for a Technical Applications Manager to join our IT team. The ideal candidate will have a strong passion for leading a development team on issues related to the design, development and deployment of information and software systems. They will use their communication and problem-solving skills to supervise activities related to the design and implementation of systems, along with providing support, maintaining and upgrading existing systems and applications.

  • Must have proven leadership skills and the ability to lead and drive multiple projects and teams simultaneously.

  • Experience in complex, fast-paced environments is required.

  • Undertake full and complete ownership of designated application components all the way from conception and design to delivery and support.

  • Collaborate with Business Analysts, Application Architects, Developers, QA, DevOps, and Security teams for design, development, testing, maintenance and support.

  • Plan, implement, and ensure that delivery milestones are met. Participate in quarterly planning as it relates to the application components that you support.

  • Improve business processes and support critical business strategies by managing the development, implementation, and maintenance of business application systems.

  • Provide solutions using design patterns, common techniques, and industry best practices that meet the typical challenges/requirements of a core application including usability, performance, security, resiliency, compatibility, and scalability.

  • Proactively recognize system deficiencies and implement effective solutions.

  • Participate in, contribute to, and assimilate changes, enhancements, requirements (functional and non-functional), and requirements traceability.

  • Apply significant knowledge of industry trends and developments to improve in-house practices and services to support client Confidential Information.

  • Provide Level-3 support. Provide application knowledge and training to Level-2 support teams.

  • Must have excellent communication and presentation skills. This Technical Applications Manager will be required to work with and coordinate with multiple teams and report to leadership and executives.

  • Must be a people person that can effectively lead and guide teams and users from all organization levels.

  • Onsite work is required.

  • Regular and consistent attendance and availability.

  • Special Projects.

  • Other duties may be assigned.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • Has full supervisory responsibility for medium to large groups of usually skilled and highly skilled employees

Minimum Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Job Knowledge and Skill: o Knowledge through current or prior hands-on experience with modern web application, enterprise application, and mobile application development platforms (ex: Java, .NET, JavaScript, Python), integrations, data and reporting; o Excellent time management skills with the ability to multi-task and prioritize day-to-day responsibilities; Detail oriented, highly focused and very organized; o Ability to maintain a high level of energy and enthusiasm; o Excellent teamwork skills with the ability to establish and maintain positive and effective working relationships; o Experience working with Agile methodologies (Scrum, Lean Startup, XP) and cross-functional teams (Business Owners, Product Owners, Scrum Masters, Developers, Designers, Business Analysts, Quality Analysts) preferred;

  • Experience: o 7+ years of experience in end-to-end application platform/service delivery with at least 2+ years of team leading experience

  • Education, Licenses, Certificates, Registrations: o Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Mathematics or related field.

  • Computer Skills o Working knowledge of power point, word processor, spreadsheet, other PC applications, ability to adapt to new technology as it becomes available.

  • Communication Skills o Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment; Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills

  • Analytical Skills: o Strong analytical skills required with strong attention to detail and accuracy. Ability to source, disseminate and properly apply secondary research

  • Travel: o Light overnight travel.


  • Salaried/exempt – TBD upon hiring

  • Benefits including medical, dental, vision, LTD, life insurance and 401 K participation.

All offers would be made conditional upon passing a background check.

Salaried/exempt – TBD upon hiring, No relocation will be paid Benefits including medical, dental, vision, LTD, life insurance and 401 K participation.

All offers would be made conditional upon passing a background check.AiM provides equal employment opportunity without regard to an applicant’s race, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, religion, or veteran status.

Applicants with disabilities may be entitled to reasonable accommodation under the terms of the Americans with Disabilities Act and certain state or local laws. A reasonable accommodation is a change in the way things are normally done which will ensure an equal employment opportunity without imposing undue hardship on AiM. Please inform us if you need assistance completing any forms or to otherwise participate in the application process.

To comply with Federal law, Alliance Inspection Management LLC, participates in E-Verify.