Oracle Program Mgmt Director-ProdDev in Itasca, Illinois
Manage people for product development programs or projects focused on the delivery of a product through the design process, and into a finished state for external customers.
Manage people for product development programs or projects involving department or cross-functional teams focused on the delivery of a product or computer-based system through the design process, and into a finished state for external customers. Plan and direct resource schedules as well as project budgets. Monitor the product/program/project from initiation through delivery, interfacing with customer on technical matters. Organize interdepartmental activities ensuring completion of the product/program/project on schedule and within budget constraints. Assign and monitor work of systems analysis and program staff, providing technical support and direction. Select, develop, and evaluate personnel to ensure the efficient operation of the function.
Assists in the development of short, medium, and long term plans to achieve strategic objectives. Regularly interacts across functional areas with senior management or executives to ensure unit objectives are met. Ability to influence thinking or gain acceptance of others in sensitive situations is important. Demonstrated leadership and people management skills. Strong communication skills, analytical skills, thorough understanding of product development and product management. BS or MS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area preferred. Prefer seven years of project management, product design or related experience.
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You will lead a team of Program Managers and be responsible for a wide variety of projects related to data center operations. Your team is responsible for building strong partnerships and working in tandem with internal teams across the organization to improve operations, compliance, budget management, development of org-wide best practices. You will lead the financial rhythms of the business by coordinating the development of the annual operating plan, assisting in the forecast and capitalization process, conducting of financial analysis after month end close, and providing guidance to senior management. Your team operates in a fast-paced, global, results-oriented environment and requires the ability to influence the decisions of senior business leaders through effective verbal and written communication, logical reasoning, and the presentation of alternatives.
You will be responsible for removing roadblocks for the team and determining direction, while defining and implementing processes to speed up and improve delivery of products and services in support of datacenter infrastructure globally. This can range from inventory control to audit and compliance, budget forecasting to vendor management and contract re-negotiation. This is a fast-paced position, requiring significant coordination and cooperation with a variety of teams including Networking, Compliance, Infrastructure Technology, and Facilities. Responsibilities Include:
Invest deeply in our people to grow their skills and professional acumen
Identify key goals and focusing the team to deliver meaningful products and services that focus on critical business needs
Develop budgets, roadmaps and project plans and identify cost savings opportunities
Lead the team in deploying services under tight deadlines
Collaborate with multiple teams across the organization to remove obstacles
You will dive deep into the details of internal teams to ensure proper financial controls, budget reconciliation, global headcount management, audit applications and workflows are documented
Lead the Operations team in all aspects of business rhythms, planning process, communications and analysis
Lead monthly reviews of financial metrics received from Finance department, analyze variances, synthesize key business drivers, and communicate them to senior management.
Improve and simplify processes, analytics, and drive global standardization
Participate in and lead teams in ad hoc assignments related to continuous improvements, cost controls and automation
Identify process risks, existing and proposed controls, and assess inherent and residual risks
Perform operational deep dives on compliance and finance-related processes and systems
Link business strategy to KPIs, roadmaps and goal setting
Bachelor's degree in finance, accounting, business or related field
Minimum of 12 years of direct experience leading programs, projects and operations in a technical environment for a global team
8 years managerial experience managing a team in technical operations in multi-national locations
Job: *Product Development
Title: Program Mgmt Director-ProdDev
Location: United States
Requisition ID: 20000VE5
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