DST Systems Senior Director, Development Operations in Birmingham, Alabama

The speed of technology. The influx of data. Shifting regulations. Increased customer expectations.

That's where you'll find DST, helping clients find opportunity in ever-changing and complex customer, business, and regulatory requirements. Mastering complexity is a constantly changing and evolving challenge – one that only a few people can embrace and thrive upon.

If you see your opportunity in complexity, then we are the right fit for you.

Job Description:

Organizational Overview

DST Health Solutions, LLC, delivers contemporary healthcare technology and service solutions that enable clients to thrive in a complex, rapidly evolving market. Providing business solutions developed from a unique blend of industry experience, technological expertise, and service excellence, we assist our clients in improving efficiencies while also effectively managing the processes, information, and products that directly impact quality outcomes.

Role Overview

A leader with a strong understanding of infrastructure operations, has created, implemented and managed best practices to improve capacity, redundancy, change management, controls and security of technology systems. Direct infrastructure integration and compliance remediation activities. Drive efforts to significantly improve customer satisfaction in a very large, commercial, multi-platform technology organization. Deep knowledge of software architecture, infrastructure, development practices, release management and quality assurance are critical in driving the continuous delivery of high quality products.


  • Responsible for driving the adoption of best in class, large scale IT operations, file/batch management, EDI development and delivery disciplines including (TDD, quality frameworks, DevOps, Agile, continuous integration, performance, release deployment) within our Healthcare platforms and systems.

  • Strategy and execution within the guidelines of the larger enterprise’s transformation plans.

  • Interacts with technology staff across Development, Operations, Quality, Architecture, Infrastructure, Support, Product Management and Portfolio Management.

  • Collaborates with clients, industry forums and support teams to gather insight, build and influence best practices, and enable DST to be recognized as an industry leader in healthcare software development and delivery practices.

  • Provide and receive feedback on a regular basis from a large group of people (both internal and external). Strong communications, clarity around decisions and the ability to adjust messaging as needed are critical components of this role.

  • Execute goals and strategies to accomplish successful results for the IT Operations.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field or 8 years relevant technology infrastructure experience in an applicable industry.


Birmingham Alabama

DST is an equal opportunity employer and values a diverse and inclusive workplace. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. For more information about Equal Opportunity in the Workplace please click here and here. DST is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to job applicants with disabilities. If you are a qualified individual with a disability and need an accommodation or accessibility assistance to complete the online application, please contact us at PeopleCenter@dstsystems.com for assistance.

DST Systems, Inc. is a leading provider of specialized technology, strategic advisory, and business operations outsourcing to the financial and healthcare industries. Combining unmatched industry knowledge, critical infrastructure and service excellence, DST helps companies master complexity in the world’s most demanding industries to ensure they continually stay ahead of and capitalize on ever-changing customer, business and regulatory requirements.

We work with companies in some of the world’s most demanding industries where rapid shifts in consumer, regulatory, and technology trends are increasingly affecting how our clients do business. For them, keeping up in a landscape of constant change is becoming more and more complex. Through our technology, strategic advisory, and business improvement solutions we work with clients to help them stay ahead of and capitalize on customer, business, and regulatory change.

Mastering complexity is not an end-state. It’s a constantly changing and evolving challenge – one that only a few people can embrace and thrive upon. If you see your opportunity in complexity, then we are the right fit for you.