PROJECT LEADER, Client-Server, Business Application Development

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Position: Project Leader (Client-Server, Business Application Development)
Location: Sterling Jewelers, Akron, OH


This position is responsible for translating business objectives into systems and/or procedural requirements. This position is responsible for all aspects of project planning, programming, and project implementation. The position also supports all existing software in their area of responsibility.

Independently gathers and analyzes information for designing, developing and maintaining information processing systems in accordance with the requirements. Manages the complete project life cycle, including requirements definition, analysis, design, construction, testing, installation, documentation, maintenance and optimization large information systems projects.


At least 10 years relevant experience, with at least 3 years in a project leadership role. Experience managing the development and deployment of complex business applications and the integration of client server applications with legacy software. Experience with Delphi, VB or .NET, MQ Series, J2EE, Oracle or WebSphere in a Unix environment is required.

Exceptional communication skills and a demonstrated aptitude for communicating with end-users to understand business requirements is crucial. Proven track record in project management techniques, integrating solutions in disparate platforms and technologies, staff mentoring and development, and demonstrable leadership skills.

Experience/familiarity with one or more of the following software environments:

* Project Management
* Full project lifecycle
* Demonstrated experience developing and building business applications
* Client Server development projects
* Oracle

Company Description:

Sterling Jewelers is the largest jewelry retailer in the US. Headquartered in Akron, Ohio we own and operate over 1100 stores in the US. Our top two brands are Kay Jewelers and Jared the Galleria of Jewelry. We are located northwest of the city just off of Interstate 77 on Ghent Road. Our campus is modern and scenic with a home office staff of approximately 1900 employees.

Last year our sales were in excess of $2 billion and including our UK operations we reached approximately $2.8 billion. Our growth strategy is to continue to open new stores at the rate of 7 - 9% effectively doubling the number of our stores in the US in the next 10 years. This year alone we will open an additional 100 stores. We are traded on the NYSE as SIG, which stands for The Signet Group (our parent company). Further information on Sterling Jewelers can be viewed at:

Sterling Jewelers, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to promoting diversity among all levels of employees. Sterling values the differences between people and fosters an environment of opportunity and acceptance throughout the organization.

For consideration e-mail resume to:

Steve Strosnider, Corporate Recruiter,

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