Director, Chief of Staff and Business Operations

This job is no longer active. View similar jobs.

POST DATE 12/16/2019
END DATE 3/27/2020

NetApp Sunnyvale, CA

Company
NetApp
Location
Sunnyvale, CA
AJE Ref #
585865666
Job Classification
Full Time
Job Type
Regular
Company Ref #
602841300
Experience
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Education
Bachelors Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

Job Summary
Project/Program (Design) Mgmt: Manages people who lead cross-functional teams that are focused on the delivery of a product or computer-based system from design to release for customers. Develops, defines and executes project plans, schedules, budgets and deliverables. Identifies needed resources for projects, defines and assigns major project roles. Monitors the product/program/project from initiation through delivery, interfacing with external customers or field-based employees on technical matters, as needed. Assigns and monitors work of project/program management staff, providing technical support and direction. This position is most common in a matrix type organization, where the position does not have true responsibility over product development but does have overall product/program/project management responsibility, i.e. coordinating efforts leading to product release. Selects, develops, and evaluates personnel to ensure the efficient operation of the function.
Job Requirements
- Excellent oral and written communication skills are essential, especially presentation skills.- Excellent analytical, problem-solving, negotiation, and organizational skills are required.- Excellent knowledge of product lifecycle, tools, processes, and operations planning.- Demonstrated experience working with hardware and software development engineers on complex projects.- Strong understanding of engineering principles and practices.- Prior experience with developing budgets and controlling costs.- A demonstrated ability to manage professional level employees. - Proven track record of surpassing objectives and delivering exceptional results. Management and Interaction:Management: - This position is responsible for managing a major segment of work within a broad functional area for a large country or countries, or global geographic area. - This position directs and controls the activities of a group with significant content, product and/or project outcomes. - The focus of this role is on translating functional strategies into operational plans and priorities. May develop functional strategies. - The potential impact of decisions made by this individual has significant operational or financial impact on the overall success of the function or company outcomes.- This individual will use in-depth knowledge to solve issues that are complex in scope, and establish medium to long- range plans.- This individual is accountable for managing to assigned budget.Interaction: - This individual must demonstrate strong leadership skills by establishing clear goals, objectives and priorities that communicate the organization*s vision.- Works with Senior Management and Vice President level employees addressing issues across companies and functions.- The position reports to a Senior Director or Vice President.
Education
BS/BA degree or equivalent related experience. 12+ years -- plus add additional experience requirements needed if you were to fill an open requisition, i.e., knowledge, skills, and abilities.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Vets/Disabled.

Overview

NetApp is the data authority for hybrid cloud. We provide a full range of hybrid cloud data services that simplify management of applications and data across cloud and on-premises environments to accelerate digital transformation. Together with our partners, we empower global organizations to unleash the full potential of their data to expand customer touchpoints, foster greater innovation, and optimize their operations.

If you ask a NetApp employee why they work here, the answer is inevitably the same: the people. At NetApp, our culture is at the heart of what we do. We place importance in trust, integrity, teamwork, and caring above all else. NetApp is a place where people are empowered to make a difference. Empowered to innovate. Empowered to collaborate. Empowered to help ourselves and others be data-driven and change the world. We take care of each other, our customers, our partners, and our communities simply because it’s the right thing to do.

Join us and see what empowerment can do.

Company Size:
10,000+ Employees
Industry
Technology
Founded:
1992
Social Media:
Headquarters:
1395 Crossman Ave.
Sunnyvale, CA 94089

View Larger Map