Technology Unit Manager Job Listing at Allstate Insurance Company in Experienced (Job ID UNI07472)
The Opportunity We are the Good Hands; we help people realize their hopes and dreams through products and services designed to protect them from life's uncertainties and to prepare them for the future. Nearly every major Allstate project has a partnership with technology a partnership that is imperative to the success of the organization. With the company's size and related technology scale, job opportunities and career advancement paths in IT are abundant at Allstate. In order to maintain our place at the forefront of the technological landscape, Allstate needs to hire the best and the brightest talent is that you? Technology Summary
The Technology team within the regional Sales Support Department is responsible for providing consultation services and support on effective and efficient means for implementing and utilizing technology to achieve business objectives. The team also ensures enterprise wide standards for application development, data information security protocols, hardware asset management, naming conventions; network design, software distribution, and version control are followed. This team also manages the operational activities associated with maintaining facility services in the Region.
Experienced professional that coordinates and performs the technology implementation activities of a regional office, under the guidance of the Sales Support Division Manager. This individual has an expert understanding of the data, information, terminology, and technology used to extract, analyze, and communicate information. In addition, this person is able to produce desired results, maintain accurate reports, and analyze actual outcomes to determine effectiveness and efficiency, while managing all aspects of human resources.
Technical Support Key Responsibilities
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Advanced technology consulting knowledge to understand and train on hardware and software applications and tools, database development and web publishing Able to train and educate by giving appropriate instruction, providing leadership, and generally raising the level of performance of others Advanced project management skills and the ability to manage multiple projects and priorities Able to identify outstanding or unresolved issues and develop/sell a strategy for handling them Comprehends client/leadership perspectives and business need quickly; willingly works to resolve conflicts, issues and differences of opinion Effectively transmits technical and business ideas and information to others, including non-technical audiences Writes clear, concise and comprehensive documentation Demonstrates the ability to anticipate, identify, reproduce, eliminate and resolve problems in area of specialty in a professional and consultative manner Effective interpersonal, strong verbal, written communication and presentation skills Technical, analytical skills and broad knowledge of technology best practices consistent with industry standards Local Area Network LAN experience, LAN/WAN system administration Education and Experience
Associate's/Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field, or 5+ years of equivalent work experience demonstrating technical aptitude MS Office 2010 Product Suite and Windows 7 platform Careers @Allstate We are insurance. We are financial services. We are also so much more. We are lawyers, writers, web developers, accountants, building engineers, application developers, project managers and human resource specialists. We are creative, driven, passionate, fearless and curious. Our unique culture of inclusion helps us maximize innovation and creativity. We believe that welcoming differing ideas, cultures and backgrounds gives us a competitive advantage in a diverse, global marketplace. At Allstate, it's our differences that drive our success as individuals and as a company. We celebrate creative problem-solving as we work together to make a difference in our communities. We believe in providing the very best tools and resources available to help keep our customers and our employees in Good Hands.
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