Avp – Preneed Technology Delivery Manager
Posted on 3/19/2024
Global Atlantic

1,001-5,000 employees

Provides tailored retirement and life insurance solutions
Company Overview
Global Atlantic Financial Group, a leading insurance company, provides tailored retirement and life insurance solutions backed by a strong financial foundation and risk and investment management expertise. The company's culture emphasizes integrity, teamwork, and long-term client relationships, fostering a collaborative and performance-driven work environment. As a subsidiary of KKR, a global investment firm, Global Atlantic leverages KKR's investment capabilities, scale, and access to capital markets, offering employees significant opportunities for responsibility and growth.
Financial Services

Company Stage

Private

Total Funding

$1B

Founded

2004

Headquarters

New York, New York

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

6%

1 year growth

16%

2 year growth

33%
Locations
Batesville, IN, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Agile
Communications
Management
CategoriesNew
IT & Security
IT Project Management
Requirements
  • Advanced degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or related field.
  • Extensive experience in managing technology platforms, with specific expertise in Mainframe-based applications like main and low-code platforms like Mendix.
  • Proven leadership skills in vendor management and software development lifecycle management.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to drive innovation and influence change.
  • Demonstrated ability in building and maintaining relationships with strategic business partners and internal stakeholders.
  • Experience in agile methodologies and project management.
Responsibilities
  • Lead the management, optimization, and enhancement of the Preneed applications
  • Ensure these systems align with broader business strategies and meet operational requirements.
  • Oversee day-to-day operations of the technology platforms, ensuring smooth and efficient BAU activities.
  • Implement best practices for system maintenance, monitoring, and performance optimization.
  • Manage incident resolution and ensure minimal disruption to business operations.
  • Lead and oversee technology projects from inception to completion, ensuring they align with business objectives and deliver value.
  • Coordinate with cross-functional teams for resource allocation, timeline management, and project execution.
  • Develop and maintain strategic relationships with business partners, aligning technology solutions with business goals.
  • Facilitate collaboration between technology teams and business units to drive innovation and efficiency.
  • Conduct regular meetings with internal business partners to ensure alignment on technology roadmaps, project statuses, and strategic directions.
  • Develop and maintain a dynamic technology roadmap that aligns with the company's strategic vision and operational needs.
  • Continuously evaluate and integrate emerging technologies and methodologies to enhance business operations.
  • Manage budgets and resources effectively, ensuring operational efficiency and cost-effectiveness.
  • Lead disaster recovery planning and execution for critical systems, ensuring business continuity.
  • Uphold regulatory and audit requirements, ensuring the security and integrity of all managed systems.
  • Maintain comprehensive documentation and standard operating procedures for compliance and best practices.