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Hyatt Director of Development – Mobile apps in CHICAGO, Illinois

Summary Provide Overall direction on application development processes and designs, work with product team, operations team and other application teams to deliver high quality enhancements and support for the wifi portal, online check-in/checkout application, and mobile app. Responsible for budget, team organization, development processes, and application/deployment support. Responsibilities * Manage team of 50: employees and contractors, onshore and offshore * Responsible for application design and system interactions with other applications * Manages application development processes from definition through deployment with critical goals of predictability, efficiency, quality, maintainability, utility and supportability * Works with other teams to ensure that dependencies are managed/met, including architecture, IT Operations, Product marketing, User Experience, other application teams, Finance and HR * Manage $10M budget * Demonstrate a commitment to Hyatt core values * The position responsibilities outlined above are in no way to be construed as all encompassing. Other duties, responsibilities, and qualifications may be required and/or assigned as necessary

Experience * Demonstrated project management capability with large, enterprise applications * Demonstrated application architecture and solutioning of large, enterprise applications * Experience managing large teams (multiple layers of management) with offshore components * Experience working with product teams to create product road maps * Experience managing large teams using Agile methodology * Experience managing/supporting customer-facing applications * 10 years managing software development * 3 years managing mobile application development• Education * BS, Computer Science or equivalent Computer Skills Needed to Perform this Job * Knowledge of Agile methodology * Knowledge of Jira * Desired: Docker, Jenkins, iOS or Android development, Java services development, web development, node.js• • Additional Comments and Requirements * Quick to learn system functionality, business process and application architecture * Ability to communicate well

Primary Location: US-IL-Chicago
Organization: Hyatt Corporate Office
Pay Basis: Yearly
Job Level: Full-time
Job: Technology
Req ID: CHI009684

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