Manager of Information Services Development in Dallas, TX at TMX Finance Career Site

Date Posted: 8/16/2018

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Manager of Information Services Development


We’re looking for an exceptional and experienced full-stack Manager of Information Services Development who has proven work experience developing and supporting complex native and progressive mobile applications utilizing current mobile development frameworks. Leveraging a solid knowledge of mobile architecture, frameworks and development tools.

As our Manager of Information Services Development you will have the opportunity to:

  • Be a part of an incredible IT team that is full of passionate, smart and dedicated people just like yourself.
  • Be in on the ground floor and provide input as we transition our brand new hybrid mobile app development from external to in-house.
  • Work with a truly amazing and engaged product team who are ready to take the mobile app to the next level.
  • Explore new/emerging mobile technologies to help us solve a wide range of technical and creative challenges.

As our Manager of Information Services Development you will be expected to:

  • Lead the Mobile Application SDLC utilizing an Agile / Scrum methodology to deliver business critical updates and enhancements for our Mobile App, whilst ensuring quality, timeliness and team-wide adherence to good architectural practice and guidelines. 20%
  • Participate in application solutions including assisting with planning and architectural design, development, resolution of technical issues, and application rationalization. – 20%
  • Understanding and mitigating against the impact of technical design to security, performance and data privacy. 15%
  • Utilize and apply robust analytic thinking with the ability to identify, debug, and resolve technical issues. 10%
  • Provide coaching, technical mentoring and guidance to other Mobile App team members, including, but not limited to developers, designers and QA analysts. 10%
  • Collaborate with multidisciplinary teams in resolving complex technical issues. – 10%
  • Provide design guidance that follows the enterprise architecture vision and adheres to applicable application technology guidelines. 10%
  • Leverage business knowledge and interpersonal abilities to build, maintain, and influence relationships with senior leaders in IT and stakeholders. 5%

13001, CORP, Strategic Operations-13401, 13401, ITS13595

Job Requirements

The skills you must have are:

  • Direct experience leading technology teams in creating and supporting enterprise-scale public websites and strong knowledge of industry-standard web technologies
  • Direct experience building backend services using NodeJS or SpringBoot
  • Direct experience leading technology teams in defining, creating and supporting customer-facing mobile applications with strong knowledge of industry trends, technologies and platforms
  • Experience building and releasing consumer apps for iPhone and Android
  • A thorough understanding of OOP, design patterns, mobile, and enterprise in mobile application integration.
  • Modern web application development [e.g. AngularJS, VueJS, NodeJS, CSS3, Boostrap];
  • Mobile application development [e.g. iOS, Swift, Android, Java, Apache Cordova/PhoneGap, Ionic]
  • API management [e.g. AWS API Management, Google Cloud Endpoints, MS Azure];
  • Cloud-based platforms and services [e.g. AWS ,Google Cloud Platform, MS Azure];
  • Continuous integration/continuous deployment [e.g. Git, Jenkins, TFS , AWS Code Pipeline];
  • Scripting and Automation [e.g. Bash, Powershell, Google Apps Script];
  • Unit testing using JUnit and related tools.
  • Source control using Git;
  • Application Performance Best Practices and Tuning (Web and Mobile App)
  • Secure Application Development Best Practices (i.e. OAUTH, SAML, OWASP)
  • API Development best practices (i.e. REST, HATEOS)
  • Superb verbal and written communication.


  • Bachelor’s Degree software engineering, mobile application development, mobile computing, computer science or equivalent.
  • Master’s Degree or equivalent experience is a plus





The Manager of Information Services Development is part of the Information Services team. Under new leadership, this team is laser-focused on rebuilding their organization to clearly match their commitment to the company. Even though “technology is their thing”, the attitude of our Information Services team is, indeed, driven by service—service to the company, the industry, and our customers.  Our new technology environment is the product of a leadership philosophy built around SECURITY, PREDICTABILITY, and FUN.


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