Staff Technical Program Manager at ServiceNow
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The Release Program Management team takes large, company-wide, highly visible programs from vision to release. We facilitate ServiceNow’s overall release process through key partnerships with technology and business stakeholders. We work hard to ensure high quality on-time releases that delight our customers.
As a Staff Program Manager/Process Engineer, Release Management, you will be responsible for improving processes and managing large, complex release programs from start to finish. You will be responsible for designing strategic process improvements, as well as a executing the processes after they have been improved. Your primary focus will be engineering, but your responsibilities will include cross-functional coordination. Each day you will exercise key skills such as conflict resolution, cross-team collaboration, as well as asking and answering questions with precision. This position may require approximately 25% travel.
What you get to do in this role:
- Process engineering/Re-Engineering
- develop the overall prioritization, milestones, deliverables, and success criteria for your programs
- identify and mitigate risks throughout the schedule
- analyze trends and data and create reports and dashboards to provide actionable insights to senior leadership
- coordinate the day-to-day activities required to deliver a high-quality product on time
- host regular release meetings and deliver crisp status updates to all stakeholders
In order to be successful in this role:
We need someone who is process-oriented, results driven, and able to drive the software release process. The key to success is the ability to be a flexible thinker and an outstanding communicator who is comfortable working cross-functionally with various stakeholders across organizational boundaries.
- 8+ years experience in technical project/program management running large cross-functional initiatives with a Bachelor's degree; or 6 years and a Master's degree; or equivalent experience
- Process-oriented, results driven, and able to drive the software release process. The key to success is the ability to be a flexible thinker and an outstanding communicator who is comfortable working cross-functionally with various stakeholders across organizational boundaries.
- Lean/Six Sigma green-belt or equivalent process training/experience
- Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in Computer Information Systems (CIS), Management Information Systems (MIS), Computer Science (CS), or related field
- PMP and Agile certifications are a plus
- Strong working knowledge of MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, MS Visio and similar applications
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