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Applications project leader

We regularly seek, for large customer accounts, talents meeting the profile of application manager or project leader in a production environment. Reporting to the ISD (or information systems department), you play an active role in the different application migration projects and evolutions of application infrastructures.

Application project management/ Steering

You are committed to supporting our clients in the realisation of various developments in relation to their applications.

You are responsible for managing the various migration / application development projects, upgrading different application solutions or infrastructures, while respecting the client's project management standards.

Application project management: our expertise with CMA CGM

Synchrone supports CMA CGM with its strategic IT issues. In this respect, it is managing several technical migration and obsolescence projects with the leading French shipping company.

Within the Design and Architecture department of the IT department, Synchrone is in charge of a project to migrate the print servers of the Shipping application, as well as the implementation of the application changes brought about by the technical migration.

In detail, Synchrone is involved in the regular launch, studies, planning and reporting of the project. It then monitors and predicts the costs and progress of each project, before synchronising with technical and business project managers and development units. Finally, it plans the different tasks to be carried out.

You are responsible for the launch phase until production. As a result of your knowledge, you control the risks associated with migration or the improvement of applications and / or associated infrastructures.

You are the guarantor of respect for budgets, the deadlines allocated as well as the level of quality of the projects delivered to the customer, which will enable you to be a key player among all the stakeholders.

You manage the schedules, set up and then coordinate working groups in order to ensure operational management with the technical production teams (production engineer, expert ...).

Your function involves managing the resources available to the project team on a functional level, as well as regularly reporting on current projects to the ISD and the various managers responsible for the application project that is entrusted to you.

Thomas,
Synchrone application infrastructure Project leader

I am responsible for the management of Fortis Supplier Accounting projects on behalf of BNP PARIBAS - IPS - FGAT. Based on the methodology of the IS (CV2P), I can intervene on different application integration projects in various technical environments: WINDOWS 2008, AIX, ORACLE, SQL, CFT, CITRIX, PGP.

The benefits of this assignment? I can take part in all instances of the life of a project. It is a complete mission, very formative both from a technical, managerial and methodological point of view.

Between the deployment of solutions, the implementation of infrastructure and application operations, budget management, the organisation of meetings and the drafting of reports, each working day has its share of surprises and challenges for an Application Project Leader!

The profile of our application project leaders

We are looking for application project leaders/ managers who have taken higher education in computer science (Bac + 5), at an engineering school or equivalent.

Our customers, mostly major accounts in sensitive sectors such as banking, are looking for candidates who have significant experience as project leaders in the production environment, for more than three years at least.

You are familiar with commonly used operating systems such as Windows, Unix, Linux. You also demonstrate a solid knowledge of network infrastructures.

Strong knowledge of ITIL methodology is desirable

ITIL and CMMI at the heart of the Synchrone certification policy

35% of our Infrastructure / Production consultants are ITIL certified. Of our certified consultants, 50% are certified for Organisational and Project Management Methods and Good Practices.

In the majority of Application Project Leader assignments, a very good level of written and spoken English is one of the essential prerequisites.

Finally, as an application project manager, you know how to work in a team and have a strong sense of interpersonal skills and a culture of customer service. You are driven by a strong sense of responsibility.

If you are looking to kickstart your career thanks to Synchrone while taking part in a high added-value project, apply now.

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