Program Director - Infrastructure Management
New York, New York, US
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Your Role and Responsibilities
You will lead a large global software development organization creating the next generation of AI-infused infrastructure management products for our Cloud Pak portfolio of products. You will also take a leading role in managing the open-source community, ManageIQ, overseeing governance and ensuring continued progress on our roadmap.
Sound interesting? Here's what you'll do....
Working closely with Offering Management, Distinguished Engineers, Senior Technical Staff Members, and other Development leaders - You'll drive activities on product investment, resource allocation efficiency, project prioritization and product release plans. Ensuring transparency, you'll communicate product plans and decisions to the entire development organization through regular meetings or information sharing. To champion timely and quality delivery of the products, orchestration of the development teams in the execution of product plans through global functional managers, project leads, architects and program management is paramount; as is high quality decision making aligned with senior leadership. Additional responsibilities will include....
Develop and improve organization capability through continuous skills improvement and process transformation. Define and measure organization efficiency, employee productivity, and quality of work. Hire, develop, and evaluate talent to build high performance teams.
Work with sales and services on product quality and customer satisfaction issues. Interact with clients directly on critical product gaps or defects.
Interact with peer product organizations and executives on dependencies and roadblocks. Look for ways to reduce redundant work and avoid waste of effort. Support the executive team on initiatives at broader organization.
Today’s operating environment demands a stack that’s responsive to the innovative enterprise – one that can leverage all data types & access the latest technologies. Be part of a diverse and global team of thinkers and doers - people who want to make an impact, cultivate their expertise and collaborate with some of the world’s top business and technology professionals. We’re hiring ...JOIN US.
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Required Technical and Professional Expertise
10+ years' senior management experience leading a large global software product development organization
Deep expertise in open-source development leadership in a well-known community
Deep development and architecture experience across languages, including Ruby on Rails
Proven skills to manage first line managers and architects, including conflict resolution capabilities with big picture focus.
Expertise in product development process and quality controls.
Ability to hold leaders accountable with disciplines to review work regularly and manage proactively.
Technical skills to fully understand customer use cases, product requirements, design, and architecture in system and application software area.
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
Patent Authorship showing capacity to innovate a big plus.
Status in the ManageIQ community is highly desired.
About Business Unit
IBM’s Cloud and Cognitive software business is committed to bringing the power of IBM’s Cloud and Watson/AI technologies to life for our clients and ecosystem partners around the world. IBM provides you with the most comprehensive and consistent approach to development, security and operations across hybrid environments—with complete software solutions for business and IT operations, development, data science, security, and management. Our experts and software capabilities help organizations develop applications once and deploy them anywhere, integrate security across the breadth of their IT estate, and automate operations with management visibility. With IBM, you also have access to new skills and methods, governance and management approaches, and a deep ecosystem of industry experts and partners.
Your Life @ IBM
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