Director Packaged Application Delivery


Provide leadership in relationship management with IT and BPO vendors.

At Ameritas, fulfilling life is what we do daily. We continuously strive to help our customers and employees enjoy life at its very best by reducing uncertainty, helping grow assets and protecting what is most cherished. We're here to help people put worry behind and the future ahead and help enable a life that's rich in family, happiness, health and financial security. When lives are fulfilled, our mission is fulfilled.

Ameritas is seeking a Director Packaged Application Delivery to drive the business by providing IT a unified voice in relationship management with our primary IT vendors.

A successful candidate will leverage a background in software/systems development to lead application delivery teams composed of internal and external resources. The successful candidate will also work to ensure that Ameritas is getting the efficient, effective, compliant, and secure support we need from our vendor partners. Important success factors in this role will include a strong drive for results, an ability to build a team relationship with vendor partners, and an ability to influence across internal and external organizations.

Essential Job Functions

* Lead teams responsible for managing packaged systems configuration, integration and ongoing operations
* Interface with vendor partners to provide oversight in daily operations
* Establish and drive accountability for SLA's and performance standards
* Partner with our technology vendor management office in developing best practices for vendor/partner relations


* 7-10(+) years' overall relevant experience required, as this role requires a strong technical background
* Bachelor's degree in a relevant field (computer science, management information systems, etc.) or equivalent combination of education and experience required
* 4+ years in an IT management or leadership role required, including experience leading development teams
* Previous experience managing large vendors required
* Previous experience in managing outsourced delivery strongly desired
* Experience in vendor contract management strongly preferred

We are Ameritas: proud to say we're in the business of fulfilling life.

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Job ID: 5408

Posted 11 days ago

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