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Integration Manager Job Description

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Integration managers help companies improve their operating processes and manufacturing systems. They use computer skills and programming acumen to review firms' information technology infrastructures and recommend improvements.

Responsibilities

Integration managers supervise and train technical personnel, implement project management procedures to ensure timely completion of projects, and apply knowledge of communication installation techniques to client processes. They also review project plans and resolve onsite problems.

Aptitude and Tools

Integration managers must have a knack for troubleshooting complex operating system problems. They also need effective communication skills and time-management aptitude. To complete the required tasks satisfactorily, they often use network analyzers, computer tool kits and web platform development software such as JavaScript.

Education and Earnings

Integration managers generally hold a bachelor’s degree in computer science, information technology or a related discipline. Senior professionals often have a master's degree. The average annual income for an integration manager was $101,000 in June 2014, according to Indeed.com.

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About the Author

Marquis Codjia is a New York-based freelance writer, investor and banker. He has authored articles since 2000, covering topics such as politics, technology and business. A certified public accountant and certified financial manager, Codjia received a Master of Business Administration from Rutgers University, majoring in investment analysis and financial management.