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Senior Manager-IT Applications

  • Location: Illinois, 60563
  • Salary: 150000.0
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 3 months ago


Join over 20,000 employees at this global company specializing in technology enabled claims and risk management solutions. You will be part of a culture that is constantly recognized for progressive, inclusive employment practices, and be part of a bigger movement to simplify complexities in the areas of workers compensation, liability, property, disability and absence management.


  • Expertise in Microsoft .NET 4.5+, .NET Core and migrating from 4.5 to Core
  • Extensive knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server or similar databases: Database replication, SQL Agent jobs, SSIS package management and Stored Procedures
  • Good understanding of Entity Framework 6 and schema mapping techniques
  • Understanding of MVVM pattern and Enterprise patterns
  • Expert in both front-end and back-end development technologies/frameworks
  • Extensive experience using Web API and micro service architecture. Good understanding of SOA at the Enterprise level. Experience with RESTful API design and consumption
  • Experience building scalable, highly available and low-latency enterprise level systems
  • Knowledge of professional software engineering practices & best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations
  • Experience managing multiple large-scale projects concurrently
  • Experience integrating multiple 3rd party applications
  • Ability to think creatively and strategically – makes sound business decisions that balance competing priorities
  • Ability to take a project from scoping requirements through actual launch of the project
  • Strong ability to support and mentor team members to accomplish team goals
  • Must have strong teamwork orientation and ability to promote collaboration within teams
  • Experience managing remote teams; off-shore/contractor management beneficial desired
  • Experience using Agile/DevOps methodologies, preferably at scale to deliver engineering projects; experience in continuous improvement to development process
  • Knowledge of professional software engineering practices and best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations
  • Be familiar with cloud-based deployment solutions, Azure preferred.
  • Strong knowledge of Azure application architecture including Azure Web Apps, Azure VM management, Azure Function Apps, Azure Service Bus and Webjobs, and Azure Virtual Networks
  • Knowledge in Kubernates and Containerization desired
  • Experience with requirements gathering and analysis while coordinating with multiple departments to create comprehensive design that covers all architectural considerations
  • Experience in secure coding practices and data security
  • Experience scoping multiple interdependent engagements with the development of project plans (Project, etc.)


Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

About Us

At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re consistently in the top 25 of all U.S. IT staffing firms and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average, earning us ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing awards year after year. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

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For hourly W2 contract roles MATRIX offers a highly competitive benefit package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability, HSA, and 401(k) with pre and post-tax options.  Please see for more information.

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