Kforce IT Manager, Application Support in Houston, Texas

A Kforce client is seeking an outstanding IT Manager, Applications to join their dynamic team. This positon is in Houston, Texas (TX). The Applications Manager is responsible for maintaining, supporting, and upgrading existing systems and applications. This individual will apply proven communication skills, problem-solving skills, and knowledge of best practices to guide their development team on issues related to the design, development, and deployment of mission-critical information and software systems.

  • Strong knowledge of system and software quality assurance best practices and methodologies

  • Experience with Retail Energy, C&I Energy, or Wholesale Energy required

  • Strong knowledge of C#, .net, SQL, Oracle

  • Strong understanding of relational database structures, theories, principles, and practices

  • Good project management skills and/or substantial exposure to project-based work structures, project lifecycle models, etc.

  • Knowledge of database design and file management techniques

  • Excellent understanding of the organization's goals and objectives

  • Knowledge of applicable data privacy practices and laws

  • Strong customer-service orientation

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Excellent listening and interpersonal skills

  • Ability to communicate ideas in both technical and user-friendly language

  • Ability to conduct research into application development issues and products

  • Highly self-motivated and directed

  • Keen attention to detail

  • Able to prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment

  • Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:YearsMinimum Compensation:120000.00Maximum Compensation:140000.00