As Software Development Manager you will plan, initiate, and manage information technology (IT) projects. Lead and guide the work of technical staff. Serve as liaison between business and technical aspects of projects. Plan project stages and assess business implications for each stage. Monitor progress to assure deadlines, standards, and cost targets are met. Additionally, administer, test, and implement computer databases, applying knowledge of database management systems. Coordinate changes to computer databases. Plan, coordinate, and implement security measures to safeguard computer databases. Information asset owners have a role in maintaining the inventory of assets under their responsibility and specifying confidentiality, integrity and availability requirements for them. Information asset owners are also accountable for the risk assessment and implementation of adequate controls for the information assets under their management.