The Emerging Countries Transportation team is looking for a customer-focused, detail-oriented and experienced Sr. Program Manager who can drive innovation across multiple technology and business teams. In this role, you will be responsible for scoping and delivering large integration and launch projects, end-to-end.
Responsibilities include collection of business and systems requirements from internal and external customers, writing specifications, technical design of the solutions / systems, driving project schedules from design to release, technical discussions with software development teams and managing the production launch. You will lead and coordinate design/implementation efforts between your team and other teams to develop optimal solutions. You will be expected to make appropriate tradeoffs to optimize time-to- market, clearly communicate goals, roles, responsibilities, and desired outcomes to internal cross-functional and remote project teams. You will ensure that solutions comply with local country regulations and practices and have paths to global standardization.
The right candidate will possess a strong program management background, will have demonstrated experience leading large projects, and will have a well-rounded technical background in current software development technologies. You must be able to thrive and succeed in an entrepreneurial environment, and not be hindered by ambiguity or multiple competing priorities. This means you are not only able to develop and drive high-level strategic initiatives, but can also roll up your sleeves, dig in, and get the job done. As a Sr. PM, you will anticipate bottlenecks, provide escalation management, anticipate and make tradeoffs, and balance the business needs versus technical constraints. An ability to take large, complex projects and break them down into manageable pieces, develop functional specifications, then deliver them in a successful and timely manner is expected. Maturity, high judgment, negotiation skills, ability to influence, analytical talent, and leadership are essential to success s in this role. You must be comfortable communicating with VP-level decision makers.
Full-cycle project and program management experience is required.
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