IT Manager of Programming Analysis

Employer
Location
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Posted
Apr 04, 2017
Closes
Apr 24, 2017
Function
Analyst, IT
Hours
Full Time
Job Description  

GEICO is looking for a mobile savvy advocate to join the mobile leadership team in delivering the best mobile experience for our customers through creative solutions in mobile insurance, emerging technologies and digital enablement.

 

The GEICO Mobile & Digital Experience organization creates and drives innovative thinking in an entrepreneurial atmosphere where we place the customer first in our user experience and mobile initiatives. The mobile team is leveraging digital technology, such as location services, digital processing in delivering a premier mobile experience for our customers. By leveraging marketing, web, mobile and other digital platforms, you will be part of a team that truly seeks to set apart the GEICO brand, our digital experience and engages the customer in our self-service channels.

 

You will be responsible for the development and delivery activities for GEICO mobile app initiatives. The GEICO app is our premier digital property, and we need to continue our journey in providing first-class self-service and claims capabilities for our customers on the go. You must have a strong drive to discover and deliver new mobile technologies which will demonstrate we are thought leaders in the digital insurance space. The right candidate should have experience and success in building partnerships with the business community, other application groups and external vendors. Innovative thinking and creativity in solving business problems is a critical component of the organization's success. You must have an ability to work and think creatively in a fast-paced environment, on multiple projects and with multiple project teams.

 

Job Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree, preferably in Computer Science or related field
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in IT management or leadership position
  • Experience in user experience, information architecture, or interaction design a plus
  • Energy, creativity and enthusiasm required
  • Proven experience in team building, collaboration, coaching, and mentoring
  • Ability to promote conceptual thinking throughout the team
  • Passionate commitment to meet our customer's needs
  • Strong project management skills, strong agile development, and be dedicated to software velocity improvements
  • Demonstration of thought leadership and dynamic presentation and storytelling skills
  • Strategic planning and budgeting experience is preferred
  • Familiarity with native app development is preferred
  • Solid technical architecture and infrastructure experience
  • Experience with web services development and agile development techniques also a plus
 

Inspiration, innovation and motivation required!

 

About GEICO For more than 75 years, GEICO has stood out from the rest of the insurance industry! We are one of the nation's largest and fastest-growing auto insurers thanks to our low rates, outstanding service and clever marketing. We're an industry leader employing thousands of dedicated and hard-working associates. As a wholly owned subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway, we offer associates training and career advancement in a financially stable and rewarding workplace.
Our associates' quality of life is important to us. Full-time GEICO associates are offered a comprehensive Total Rewards Program*, including:
  • 401(k) and profit-sharing plans
  • Medical, dental, vision and life insurance
  • Paid vacation, holidays and leave programs
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Associate assistance program
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Business casual dress
  • Fitness and dining facilities (at most locations)
  • Associate clubs and sports teams
  • Volunteer opportunities
  • GEICO Federal Credit Union

* Benefit offerings for positions other than full-time may vary.
GEICO is an equal opportunity employer. GEICO conducts drug screens and background checks on applicants who accept employment offers.
How to Apply Click "Apply for Job" to complete your application. You will need an active email address and phone number. Please upload your resume, preferably as Word .doc files or PDF. Once you begin your application you can save it and access it later. Your application should include any work and/or internship experience from at least the past five years.