IT Application Manager (m/w/d)


Our client is a life insurance company who focus on the corporate customer business (B2B) and is looking for a dynamic and motivated employee for the role of IT Application Manager for their Zurich Office. In this role, you are responsible for the daily operational activities related to applications productively in use as well as for the future improvements associated to the application functional and non-functional requirements.

Ref: 49661

  • Location: Zürich
  • Category: IT Transformation
  • Type: Permanent


Your tasks

  • Operating and monitoring the business applications, release and change coordination and application testing
  • Assure the reliability and functional highly satisfying applications
  • Operate and monitor business applications
  • Liaise and coordinate with internal and external third parties
  • Support in testing cycles
  • Insure availability, continuity, performance and resource consumption of business applications
  • Develop extensive generalist knowledge about the use of the applications
  • Ensure proper documentation of application operations procedure
  • Collaboration when implementing application releases
  • Collaboration in project groups/scrum teams
  • Act as the SPOC to the application developers



  • Ownership and pride in your performance and its impact on company’s success
  • Strong communications abilities, able to work with both technical and non-technical audiences
  • Insurance background, ideally in life insurance, or at least willingness to develop extensive insurance knowledge
  • Independent and self-driven


For more information, please contact:

Sarah Schadek-Keane:  0049 69 24 7568 9431

Qualifications required:

  • Bachelor degree (or higher) in Information Technology

Experience required:

  • Knowledge of application design, implementation, service management and user support principles and practices
  • Experience with application support processes and application troubleshooting as well as familiarity and experience with project management
  • Experience with database management and application integration, ideally background in software development


Sarah Schadek-Keane


T: +49 (0)6924 7568 9431

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