Business Application Technical Manager

Date: 12 Feb 2024

Location: AE

Company: Majid Al Futtaim

BUSINESS INTRODUCTION
Majid Al Futtaim Holding is the leading shopping mall, retail, communities, entertainment developer and operator in the Middle East, North Africa, and Central Asia regions. With over 48,000 people, revenues of over US$ 11 Billion, and operations in 18 countries. Some of the iconic brands we carry include Mall of the Emirates, Carrefour, All Saints, Lego, City Centre, Abercrombie & Fitch, & Vox Cinemas. We believe in making Great Moments for Everyone, every day

JOB TITLE
Business applications - Technical Manager | MAF Lifestyle | IT


ROLE SUMMARY
The business applications technical manager will cover the lifecycle of all Microsoft related business applications, current or future. The candidate will oversee all technical aspects of these business applications. This includes, but is not limited to, analyzing technical requirements, designing technical architecture, overseeing all developments from both onshore and offshore technical teams. The resource will also be responsible for building a new programming framework

ROLE PROFILE

  • Responsible for the technical delivery of business applications, contributing to enabling Company’s growth through fulfilment of technology roadmap.
  • Manage business applications technical budget. Ensure onshore and offshore resources’ cost is controlled and fully leveraged.
  • Ensure business stakeholders’ (POS users, digital departments, etc) needs and requests are listened to, assessed for feasibility and complexity, pipelined and delivered.
  • Manage all internal and external stakeholders contributing to the technical development of the products.
  • Become the gate keeper for product standards. Follow product providers standards and ensure all products are upgraded as per best practices and technology trends
  • Interact with stakeholders at all levels, from C-level to Entry-level, on the topics under his/her own domain
  • Ensure all vendor teams comply with documentation needs. Personally, check and review all documents provided and ensure quality standards are always met.
  • Ensure business applications’ stability and continuity under all circumstances; lead technical team to address issues causing downtimes or disservices.


REQUIREMENTS
 

  • Graduate in Computer Application
  • 10+ years in business applications technical development/lead
  • Technical knowledge of Microsoft Dynamics AX / D365 FO and POS is a must
  • Exposure to complex application landscapes and knowledge of middleware, such as Informatica and Apigee
  • 3-4-year experience in a technical leading role, coordinating onshore and offshore development resources
  • 4-5 year of experience in retail industry, omni channel environment


WHAT WE OFFER
 

  • At Majid Al Futtaim, we’re on a mission to create great moments, to spread happiness, to build, experiences that stay in our memories for a lifetime. We’re proud to say that over the past 27 years, we have built a reputation as a regional market leader in what we do. Join us!
  • Work from any country in the world for 30 days a year.
  • Work in a friendly environment, where everyone shares positive vibes and excited about our future.
  • Work with over 50,000 diverse and talented colleagues, all guided by our Leadership Model.