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IT Applications Manager First American
Santa Ana, CA

First American Title Insurance Company facilitates and streamlines real estate transactions by providing comprehensive title insurance protection and professional settlement services.

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Job Description

Company SummaryJoin our team! As a global leader in providing title insurance, settlement services and risk solutions for real estate transactions, First American Title Insurance Company (NYSE: FAF) is an ideal place to build your career. We have been entrusted with helping our customers achieve and protect their dream of homeownership since 1889. First American Title's Mortgage Solutions division provides lenders with solutions to originate, close and service quality loans. We believe that our people are the key to the company's continued success. Because our employees enable our future, we invest in theirs by supporting their careers and promoting their overall wellbeing. First American has created an award-winning culture and has been named to the Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For® 2018 list for the third consecutive year and to more than 50 regional Best Places to Work lists. For more information, visit www.firstam.com/mortgagesolutions/.

Job Summary

Come see why we're on the Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For® list (for the 3rd year in a row!) We take pride in our "People First" company culture and because employees enable our Company's success, we offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits package to support your optimal health, wealth and overall wellbeing.

As the IT Applications Manager, you will be responsible for managing the results of software development teams, to ensure software solutions are built according to company standards and are compliant with business requirements. You will review and evaluate the performance of development teams and of the individuals on the teams. Ultimately accountable for project deliverables, schedule and quality, be the primary interface with IT and business partners on software development projects.

Attributes

* High-attention-to-detail with excellent follow through and organizational skills
* Professional with excellent verbal and written communication skills
* Excellent problem-solving skills, attention to detail and risk mitigation mentality
* Attention to design, performance, UX, scalability, clean and documented code
* Calm and collected under pressure with ability to balance multiple priorities simultaneously
* Visually able to communicate product or service in a manner that appeals to target audience
* Evangelist for Cloud transformational capabilities
* Solution architect mindset and experience
* A positive attitude a must!

Job Responsibilities

* Uses a broad and deep understanding of technical concepts in multiple specialized fields to develop solutions to problems and critical design issues
* Drive modifications and enhancements to ready applications for migration to the Cloud
* Manage development teams, develop talent and ensure successful implementation
* Ensure timelines and deliverables are met as part of an agile development process
* Keep current on advances in software development and Cloud technologies and services

Qualifications

* Bachelor's degree in computer science, a related field or equivalent experience
* 5+ years in technical team management experience
* 3+ years technology team lead experience in Agile/Scrum environment
* Demonstrated ability to manage multiple complex software development projects
* Ability to articulate the company's business requirements and objectives and translate those into software development solutions
* Ability to effectively communicate software development issues and recommendations to senior level management within and outside of IT
* Knowledge of all phases of software development
* AWS experience and rationalizing applications for the Cloud a plus
* Superior Microsoft .NET Framework environment skills (including: Visual Studio, C#)
* Strong knowledge of web server architecture & infrastructure
* Knowledge of interface technologies such as HTML5, CSS, JQuery, JSON and JavaScript

First American invests in its employee's development and well-being, empowers them to provide superior customer service and encourages them to serve the communities where they live and work. First American is committed to diversity and inclusion. We are an equal opportunity employer. For more information about our Company and our dedication to putting People First, check out firstam.com/careers.

About First American

First American Title Insurance Company facilitates and streamlines real estate transactions by providing comprehensive title insurance protection and professional settlement services.

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