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Veterans Preferred - Senior Program Manager, Business Operations

  • VMWare
  • Canada St, Los Angeles, CA 90065, USA
  • Nov 09, 2020
[Information Technology]

Job Description

Military Veterans are Encouraged to Apply. Do you love to be deeply involved in helping a central engineering services organization become even more effective, efficient, and scalable by defining and driving critical business processes and initiatives? Do you flourish with getting things done in a way that builds a sense of ownership and dedication with the rest of the team?If so, then the Senior Program Manager role in VMware's R&D Engineering Services (VES) organization may be the right next step in your career! This role reports directly to the VES Manager, R&D Business Operations, and will be responsible for driving and defining a combination of operational and strategic initiatives. Depending on the project, you could be working with product management, product marketing, engineering, central engineering services, finance, sales, channel, planning, global marketing, HR, legal, or the PCS leadership team. In other words, this is a high-exposure position in terms of breadth and upward visibility. You will make a direct contribution to our organization in achieving business goals, developing programs, while having an inside vantage point to how large business units operate - invaluable experience for any aspiring business leader.ResponsibilitiesYou will lead initiatives and projects aimed at addressing strategic and operational challenges, driving for results with a bias for actionYou will work to identify efficiency opportunities and drive associated initiatives to improve performance and success of VESYou will be involved with financial planning and budget management operations for VESYou will build strong relationships with engineering leaders, cross-functional stakeholders, subject matter experts and external training vendorsBe a leader with visionQualificationsAbility to define/drive both strategic and operational effortsAbility to influence without authority; partner with other functionsStrong organizational skillsStrong analytical abilities and a natural predisposition towards using data to make decisionsAbility to make reasoned decisions in the face of uncertainty or imperfect dataDiplomatic, persuasive approach/styleDemonstrated hands-on experience in program managementStrong and confident presence - proven presenterFinancially literateUndergraduate degree requiredEqual Employment Opportunity StatementVMware is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, age, physical, mental or sensory disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, HIV status, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status including pregnancy, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. VMware will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics.Category : Business Strategy and OperationsSubcategory: Program ManagementExperience: Manager and ProfessionalFull Time/ Part Time: Full TimeRemote: NoPosted Date: 2020-09-10VMware Company Overview: At VMware, we believe that software has the power to unlock new opportunities for people and our planet. We look beyond the barriers of compromise to engineer new ways to make technologies work together seamlessly. Our cloud, mobility, and security software form a flexible, consistent digital foundation for securely delivering the apps, services and experiences that are transforming business innovation around the globe. At the core of what we do are our people who deeply value execution, passion, integrity, customers, and community. Shape what's possible today at Employment Opportunity Statement: VMware is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind: VMware is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at VMware are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental or sensory disability, HIV Status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. VMware will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. VMware encourages applicants of all ages. Vmware will provide reasonable accommodation to employees who have protected disabilities consistent with local law.
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