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Zurich NA Application Delivery Manager I in Owings Mills, Maryland

Application Delivery Manager I


Zurich is currently searching for an Application Delivery Manager to work out of our Owings Mills, MD location, or alternatively in Schaumburg, IL.

As a key member of the Information Technology team supporting our Transactional Solutions Administration, the Application Delivery Manager will focus on the delivery of multi-year, multi-million-dollar programs of moderate to high complexity with multiple stakeholders. They will also contribute to application, development, maintenance and improvement of a portfolio of business applications, managing relationships with business and outsourcing partners to address application performance issues and drive service improvement.

The Application Delivery Manager will have responsibility in managing, supporting, and maintaining applications from a commercial lines Surety framework and will be accountable for delivering large projects, thus modernizing the Surety programs utilizing a detailed understanding of insurance, processes, and business systems.

Influencer Internally Focused - The job’s core deliverables rely on influencing or negotiating with a range of internal clients, usually at the line manager or employee level. Relationships typically involve promoting cooperation, collaboration or acceptance.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors Degree and 6 or more years of experience in the IT areaOR

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent and 8 or more years of experience in the IT areaOR

  • Zurich Certified Insurance Apprentice including an Associate Degree and 6 or more years of experience in the IT areaAND

  • 4 or more years maintaining IT hardware and software

  • Experience with IT architecture and infrastructure

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelors Degree in the IT field

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Extensive experience with Agile methodology

  • Ability to manage vendor resources under a distributed model

  • Experience in implementing large, complex applications

  • Experience working in the Insurance industry

Imagine working for a company that truly cares about their employees, customers, stakeholders, and communities they serve.

Imagine working for a values-driven organization that has the ambition and desire to be the best global insurance provider in the world.

Zurich is that place where 55,000 employees across 200 countries and territories are all focused on helping people and helping companies protect what is truly most important to them. We are a values-driven organization that takes pride in the work that we do every day and we have the ambition to be the best global insurer in the world.

EOE Disability / Veterans

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Primary Location: United States-Maryland-Owings Mills

Other Locations: United States-Illinois-Schaumburg

Schedule Full-time

Travel Yes, 10 % of the Time

Relocation Available No

Job Posting 05/14/20

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 200000DK

It is the Policy of Zurich in North America, as an equal opportunity employer, to attract and retain the best-qualified individuals available, without regard to race/ethnicity, color, religion, gender expression, genetic information, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, age, disability or protected veteran status.