Accenture Cloud Implementation Support Lead in Florham Park, New Jersey
The New Skies Pod Lead manages a team (“pod”) that installs or upgrades Navitaire clients onto a new release of the Navitaire reservation system (New Skies). Throughout the install process, the Pod Lead supervises a variety of tasks ranging from application deployment, configuration, performance testing and go-live. In this role, they will require strong troubleshooting skills across a distributed Windows environment with multiple interfaces. The Pod Lead will have direct interaction with clients requiring strong technical and communication skills.
Overseeing several application deployments for New Skies and ancillary products during initial install and subsequent upgrades during the course of the project.
Oversee and support our customers during their UAT cycle and upgrades.
Training team members.
Help team members troubleshoot and identify issues
Responsible for operational quality assurance of the environment. This includes:
Full operational certification of environments.
Clean sign off from the run of the Validator tool for the client’s UAT account.
Oversee that all monitoring is in place and working properly.
Audit that EPIC is configured properly and receiving all transaction data.
Review implementation checklist
Create, maintain and enforce Install Team processes
Install documents and build templates.
Project plan templates.
Automated and manual checklists.
Oversee client logged Remedy INC’s during the course of the project.
Review and provide feedback of Statements of Work (SOW) and project start up documents.
Oversee the team (“Pod”) and several concurrent projects.
Ensure work load is balance across team members.
Understand team capacity
Manage team demand
Identify project milestones, timelines, deadlines and ensure proper completion.
Identify, communicate and help mitigate project risks and critical issues.
Provide weekly pod status reports.
Coordinate IT resources for specific events.
Test and update performance test scripts
Coordinate and execute performance tests.
Identify and troubleshoot bottlenecks.
Collect and document performance test results
Maintain performance test documents and templates.
Oversee performance testing of the environment to ensure contractual compliance before go-live.
Coordinate and participate in the go-live readiness exercise for assigned client(s)
Lead go-live operational tasks to bring production environments live.
Once complete with the go-live, resolve all outstanding issues to allow for the successful hand-off to Production Management run support.
Enforce and comply with change management processes.
Review and provide approval
Review work plans.
Working in .Net/C# Environments/Configurations
Web sites, application pools and tuning up IIS.
This position requires supervisor responsibilities
Minimum Basic Qualifications
Minimum 4 years' experience working with Windows 2016/2019 and Windows services
Experience with Event Log, RDP, Telnet, SMTP, Clusters, and Memory Dumps
Experience working with Users, groups, OU’s
FTP, SFTP, XML experience
Experience working with IIS 6.0, 7.0, 7.5, and web sites
Bachelor's degree or equivalent (minimum 12 years) work experience. (If Associate’s Degree, must have minimum 6 years work experience)
Active Directory experience
SQL Management Studio
SQL Reporting Services
Understanding of multi-tier applications in production environments
Experience in supporting, deploying and monitoring large production applications
Change control processes
Experience troubleshooting bottlenecks in multi-tier applications hosted in production environments.
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