Applications Development Manager

Employer: Virginia Housing

Location: RICHMOND, VA

Application Deadline: September 9, 2022


We’re looking for amazing people! Come join Virginia Housing as an Applications Development Manager.

This important role will oversee business applications development activities and will be responsible for the design, implementation and maintenance of related software products, features, components, and tools within a Cloud-centric environment. The Applications Development Manager will also direct both project and functional management efforts during the Software Development lifecycle and will collaborate with other development related functional areas such as architecture, product management, and project management.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Driving the development, implementation and maintenance of application system initiatives allowing the company to maintain a competitive edge in the marketplace

  • Directing and managing staff including hiring, performance management and assessment, development, mentoring and training

  • Providing leadership to application systems, prioritizing projects and ensuring commitments are met while providing high quality and cost effective systems that meet customers' expectations

  • Ensuring enterprise applications/systems initiatives are developed, implemented and maintained according with the highest of quality standards, including secure development best practices

  • Understanding of advanced and emerging systems development technology in order to offer recommendations on infrastructure refinement. These technologies include, but are not limited to, Agile methodologies, automation, DevSecOps and Cloud technology

Qualified candidates must possess:

  • B.S. Degree in Information Systems, Information Technology, Information Management or equivalent level of technical experience in a relevant discipline

  • Several (5+ preferred) years of supervisory/management experience directly leading a software engineering and design group and managing people

  • Several years of experience budgeting, expense management and contract management

  • Experience managing support operations in a multi-platform environment

  • Experience with Agile development methodologies and Cloud technology, specifically with AWS and/or Microsoft Azure

  • Experience with DevSecOps related practices and methodologies


Virginia Housing is one of the nation’s premier housing finance organizations. Our mission is to help Virginians attain quality, affordable housing, which we accomplish through our public-private partnerships.

We are focused on employee engagement and committed to a healthy and diverse workforce. We offer on-site conveniences such as a cafeteria, fitness center, and free parking. Educational opportunities to help your advancement are available through classroom and online programs.

Applications and resumes are accepted online only at

This position will remain open until filled.

Hiring Range:$109,604 - $142,485

Background and credit checks will be performed as a condition of employment.

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