Business Applications Manager NF5

Marine Corps Community Services | Quantico, VA

Posted Date 5/11/2022


Position/Grade Business Applications Manager NF5
Location Headquarters (Quantico, Va) Type of Appointment Regular Full Time
Open Date 11 May 2022 Close Date 01 June 2022
Who May Apply Open to All Sources Salary $125,000 - $145,000/year
Hours of Operation Monday - Friday
[ ] Health Card Required [x ] Background Check Required [ ] Gun Control [ ] Drug Testing Position (DTP) [ ] Valid Driver’s License Required

Job Summary

Marine Corps Community Services (MCCS) is looking for the best and brightest to join our Team!  MCCS is a comprehensive program that supports and enhances the quality of life for Marines, their families, and others in the Marine Corps Community. We offer a team oriented environment comprised of military personnel, civilian employees, contractors and volunteers who keep the organization functioning smoothly and effectively. As a service-oriented organization, we never waver in our commitment to our Corps.  

This position offers multiple employee benefit opportunities. To learn more about MCCS Benefits packages please follow this link: MCCS Employee Benefits (


Major Duties

We are seeking a seasoned Business Applications Manager to drive the business applications strategy and portfolio.  The candidate will lead team members and partners in solution design, delivery and support across a broad spectrum of services including but not limited to retail & fuel, hospitality, recreation, food & beverage, supply chain, eCommerce, childcare, construction and financial management, etc. 

 Major Duties

  • Responsible for business applications IT strategy, applications portfolio management and value delivery.
  • Provide direct oversight for delivering business software solutions and services for all enterprise applications.
  • Plans and manages new system development and lifecycle management for all MCCS systems to include collecting and defining requirements, analyzing, designing, developing, testing, deployment and maintenance.
  • Proactively engages with key business and functional personnel to address system issues and opportunities for improvement of efficiency and effectiveness.
  • Works with functional users and vendors to troubleshoot, and solve system problems.
  • Coordinates and collaborates with Network, Web, Database, Integration Services, Cyber Security and related staff as appropriate to achieve best business applications solutions.
  • Supervises IT staff to include assigning, distributing, evaluating work; coaching, counseling, tutoring, and mentoring employees
  • Guides and oversees the physical and logical architecture, design, implementation, and administration of enterprise applications and tools.
  • Evaluates and recommends appropriate technologies, tools, and methods for data management, business application and reporting.



  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or related field and ten years of prior experience as Senior Business Analyst, Senior Systems Analyst, Senior Programmer Analyst OR an appropriate combination of education and experience that demonstrates a knowledge and skill equivalent to that gained in the above. 
  • Proven ability to understand and navigate through organizational politics.  Significant experience with Microsoft Project and Microsoft Project Server a must. 
  • Experience with program management is a plus. Strong analytical and reporting skills are required.  Experience managing large development teams and the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) in a large organization required.
  • This highly visible position requires proven expertise in building and leading teams.  The successful candidate will be a leader and effective communicator who has the ability to take charge and inspire with a compelling vision. 
  • Must be able to work independently and manage multiple task assignments. Strong oral and written communication skills, including presentation skills (MS Visio, MS PowerPoint). Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills with the ability to exercise mature judgment. Eagerness to mentor junior staff.  
  • Experience providing oversight support to the development team.  Must have the experience and ability to supervise others.
  • Demonstrated experience leading the implementation of large scale centralized application solutions. 
  • Technical computer systems support experience preferred in a LINUS/UNIX/SQL Server environment.  Knowledge of Oracle relational databases, SQL, Korn Shell Scripting, and TCP/IP communications preferred.
  • As an authorized and privileged user of Department of Defense Information Systems must possess or receive Information Assurance awareness by completing the Security+ Certification as a condition of access within six months of employment, and thereafter must complete annual Information Assurance awareness training.
  • Eligible for incremental telework as determined by MR/MF policy.



How To Apply

All applications must be submitted online via the MCCS Careers website:

Resumes/applications emailed or mailed will not be considered for this vacancy announcement. Resumes submitted with personal pictures will not be considered.   To be considered for employment, the application or resume must be submitted online by 11:59 PM (EST) on the closing date of the announcement.

Resumes submitted with pictures will not be considered.

CONDITION OF EMPLOYMENT: Per E.O. 14043, selectee(s) must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 by 11/22/2021 or date of employment (which ever comes later) except in limited circumstances where an exemption is approved due to a disability or sincerely held religious beliefs.

Note: To check the status of your application or return to a previous or incomplete application, log into your MCCS user account and review your application status.

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