Global Data Consultants

  • Application Manager

    Job Locations US-PA-York
    Posted Date 1 month ago(6/18/2018 10:52 AM)
    Job ID
    Alex McCurn
  • Overview

    GDC IT Solutions is currently recruiting for an Application Manager in the York, PA area.

    Position Overview

    This position is responsible for the support and maintenance of the Global Business Services (GBS) systems.  This position manages all aspects of the GBS systems and is responsible for the continued education/training on all of the GBS Systems.  This position supports a Global user community including those at various levels in the businesses, mainly in the financial groups within the organization.


    • Oversee the maintenance of all elements of GBS Applications.
    • Oversee the performance of security administration functions including maintaining a security matrix for GBS Applications and configuring the security within the applications.
    • Educate the user community on GBS Applications including the development of training materials, presenting training sessions, and assisting users on a one-on-one basis when needed.
    • Maintain user community documentation including application documentation, user manuals, etc. on the GBS applications.
    • Provide day-to-day support to the user community.
    • Participate in updates / upgrades of GBS Systems.
    • Interface with Application Vendors regarding on-going upgrades to the system and determine timing and roll out and training regarding upgrades to the user community.
    • Create system testing scripts; execute testing scripts.
    • Provide analysis and analytical support to the GBS group through creation of reports, spreadsheets and data grids as requested.
    • Provide support for reporting and overall metrics within the systems.
    • Support the GBS Project Manager in the oversight, development, implementation of GBS systems.

    Minimum Qualifications

    • Bachelor’s degree from four-year college or university in computer science/information systems or related discipline required.
    • 5+ years of experience managing applications with experience building databases.
    • Experience managing projects and working together with the IT team.  
    • Developing business user requirements and translating to inhouse IT or partner vendors for software changes and enhancements.
    • Knowledge of Accounting Information System software.
    • Knowledge in Excel Spreadsheet software and Microsoft Word Processing software.

    Preferred Experience

    • General Accounting education and experience participating in global projects preferred.
    • Skills developing and presenting training to a wide variety of audiences is preferred.
    • Knowledge in writing and coding Excel macros is strongly preferred.
    • Knowledge of Salesforce data warehouse tool is a plus.

    What We Do

    GDC IT Solutions (GDC) is a full-service Information Technology (IT) company providing solutions that empower businesses to increase employee productivity, maximize investments, and improve operational efficiencies. With experienced and certified professionals, we deliver services in the areas of application development, data center, 24/7 multilingual service desk, desktop lifecycle management, project management, business process consulting, and IT staff augmentation. 

    What Makes GDC Different:

    Our employees are our greatest asset continually driving our success each and every day. We attract and maintain the best talent to provide a personal customer experience at every touchpoint. Our technology professionals care about day-to-day client interactions and resolving customer issues quickly and efficiently, the first time. We deliver services with a code of high ethical responsibility, both to protect our clients and to assure that the work is carried out at the maximum level of professionalism. We are technology experts remaining one step ahead as technology evolves and constantly engaging to understand our clients’ business technology needs in order to deliver the best possible solution. 

    Why Work for GDC?

    • Cutting Edge Technology and Innovation: GDC fully supports and embraces continuing education and industry certifications to stay ahead of trends and remain current within the technology landscape. We recognize that our employees add the real value to our clients and to our business. By approaching our daily operations with a passion for innovation and a shared-learning environment, everyone can make a positive difference.
    • Career Growth: GDC is one of the fastest growing companies in the region!  Sustained growth means ongoing opportunity. Many of our senior leaders have grown within the company, starting with the helpdesk or other entry-level roles to become thought leaders in the fields of IT infrastructure, application development, project management, and business development.
    • Employee-Centric Environment: GDC prides itself on employee satisfaction with a firm belief that happy employees are the most productive employees. In appreciation of our employees and their contributions, we sponsor numerous events throughout the year including an annual gala, golf, lunch barbeques and more.
    • Comprehensive Benefits Package: GDC offers competitive compensation, excellent benefits, and a positive work environment designed around the philosophy of mutual respect. Our comprehensive benefits package includes medical, dental, prescription, vision, 401(k), short and long-term disability, and group life
    • Holiday and Vacation: GDC firmly believes in a comfortable work-life balance, and we offer comprehensive holiday and paid-time-off (PTO) packages.  We provide a generous PTO package, and we encourage our staff to use it — whether it’s for vacation or other personal reasons everyone needs time to relax and refresh.

    Equal Opportunity Workplace:

    GDC is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment.


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