Oracle Continuous Improvement Technical Program Manager - Public Cloud Infrastructure in Indianapolis, Indiana
Manage the development and implementation process of a specific company product.
Manage the development and implementation process of a specific company product involving departmental or cross-functional teams focused on the delivery of new or existing products. Plan and direct schedules and monitor budget/spending. Monitor the project from initiation through delivery. Organize the interdepartmental activities ensuring completion of the project/product on schedule and within budget constraints. Assign and monitor work of systems analysis and program staff, providing technical support and direction.
Duties and tasks are varied and complex, needing independent judgment. Fully competent in own area of expertise. May have project lead role and or supervise lower level personnel. BS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. 5 years of project management, product design or related experience preferred.
Oracle is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability and protected veterans status or any other characteristic protected by law.
Oracle s Cloud Infrastructure Group (Bare Metal Cloud BMC) is building new Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) technologies that operate at high scale in a broadly distributed multi-tenant cloud environment. Our customers run their businesses on our cloud, and our mission is to provide them with best in class compute, storage, networking, database, and security. This role will be based out of Oracle's downtown Seattle Offices.
We are looking for a Continuous Improvement Technology Program Manager (TPM) to support the Build Operations group in driving, organizing, developing, and maintaining detailed value stream mapss, workflows, and value stream maps across the spectrum of build, supply chain, network, security, and operations teams. The successful candidate will have experience bringing order to an ambiguous environment, where many processes are loosely, or yet-to-be defined. Once baselines are established, the Continuous Improvement TPM will foster process defect identification, remediation, and overall process improvement through Kaizen, or similar improvement programs. The position requires a candidate with critical thinking skills, solid communications abilities, and the ability to see beyond the short-term wins and identify process redesign opportunities to yield long-term benefits for both the business unit, and our customers.
-Establish value stream map baseline across the breadth of Build Operations programs -Lead continuous improvement projects -Develop and maintain a centralized repository for continuous improvement methods, efforts, and projects -Build, promote, and maintain a culture of continuous improvement across Oracle BMC -Train and develop a cadre of continuous improvement leaders from within Oracle BMC -Collaborate with various BMC leaders to develop metric-driven, strategic improvement agendas for annual roadmaps
-B.S in a science or other engineering discipline
-5 years of experience with Lean, TQM or Six Sigma
-Demonstrable, progressive experience in project management and leading diverse, technical and business teams in continuous improvement -Proven experience using analytical tools to drive metrics and demonstrate process improvement (such as Minitab)
-Six Sigma Black Belt requested
-3-5 years experience in cloud computing, or related technology (service provider or ISP) environment
Job: *Product Development
Title: Continuous Improvement Technical Program Manager - Public Cloud Infrastructure
Requisition ID: 18000AC8
Other Locations: United States