Mayer Brown LLP is a leading global law firm with offices in 26 key business centers across the Americas, Asia, Europe and the Middle East. We are a collegial, collaborative and diverse firm where highly motivated individuals with an unwavering commitment to excellence receive the opportunity, support and development they need to grow, thrive and realize their greatest potential.
If you enjoy working with team members whose defining characteristics are achievement, initiative, professionalism, responsiveness and adaptability, you may be the person we are seeking to join our Information Technology department in Chicago as a Global Mobile Applications Manager.
The Global Mobile Applications Manager is accountable for Mobile Apps and Web-enabled (e.g. Progressive/Responsive) software development, a portfolio of Mobile applications and related integrations. Also responsible for development strategy and execution, including the use of in-house developed software, commercial software and cloud-based software solutions.
Oversee projects through completion; analyzes, designs, and develops software; configures and interfaces purchased mobile applications; manages development projects from initial design through testing, deployment and operations using Agile and DevOps principles
Accountable for the high availability of service as it relates to Mobile Apps and Web-enabled Applications and vendor hosted systems, including the development, maintenance and communication of a Global Mobile Apps and Web-enabled Applications IT Roadmap
Accountable for the delivery of processes and controls to ensure the security of confidential data across all regions
Accountable for the establishment and management of the Work Intake process, including development & enhancement requests and corresponding backlogs across the various applications supporting the services aligned to this role
Act as a change agent and passionate advocate for driving business transformation through technology and operational excellence
Research Mobile application development options and provide analysis for strategic direction, both functional and technical
Consult with internal departments to identify customer and strategic needs, building them into application roadmaps and project objectives
Act in the escalation path for on-call support as necessary, including coordination of crisis management activities as required during an incident
A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience, which should include ten or more years in management in the technology industry. Five years Law firm experience is preferred
Demonstrated ability to lead high-level projects and deliver measurable results within prescribed timelines
Ability to understand and reduce technical debt, increase platform stabilization, and streamline the application portfolio
Experience in delivering enterprise software applications using common web-compliant technologies
Hands-on experience with Project Management, Agile and DevOps principles and Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC) methodologies
Prior experience with the Middleware tools (e.g. Intapp Integrate, Biztalk, MQ Series, Tibco, etc.) preferred
Mobile Application design, development, and deployment experience
Experience with mobile application development tools, such as Fliplet, Kony, etc. preferred
PMP certification preferred
Knowledge of Agile and DevOps concepts preferred
Change Management experience; ability to build consensus and drive value. Strong experience managing high business risk projects
Strong experience working with stakeholders on a global basis
We offer competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits, including medical/dental/vision/life/and AD&D insurance, 401(k) savings plan, back-up childcare and eldercare, generous paid time off (PTO), as well as opportunities for professional development and growth. EOE m/f/d/v/so
About Mayer Brown LLP
Mayer Brown LLP is a leading global law firm with offices in key business centers across the Americas, Asia, Europe and the Middle East. The firm takes a cross-practice, cross-border approach to solving the needs of its clients through the seamless integration of its lawyers across the globe.
Mayer Brown is noted for its commitment to client service and its ability to solve the most complex and demanding legal and business challenges worldwide.