This position is for a Program Manager in the Core Services and Technologies group. In this role the person will be responsible for program management of Adobe products' & services' globalization (including localization). He/she will be responsible for cross functional scheduling, planning & coordination, risk management, delivery tracking, and overall driving of all milestones for multiple Adobe products and services for the international markets.
There will be a need to manage & develop the vendors worldwide. Also, handling dependencies in and out will be a key activity for the person hired on this position. The person should have good knowledge of a software product development life cycle. The person should be a go-getter with ability to multi-task and stay on top of lot of things simultaneously. The person should be able to use MS Project or other such tools for project scheduling & tracking.
Total experience of 7+ yrs and a relevant experience of at least 4-5 yrs in Project/Program Management.
BE/BS degree in engineering (preferably Computer Science) required with a recent background in program/project management; MBA is a must and PMP/PgMP will be a plus
Strong technical background and experience of working with cross-functional teams
Experience managing and maintaining complex projects across multiple teams
Working closely with engineering to identify issues and resolve it with the vendors / product team
Ability to facilitate inter-departmental meetings to resolve complex issues.
Excellent communications skills, both written and verbal.
Vendor management skills
Demonstrated ability to communicate and collaborate effectively and work with a team. A “get-it-done” self-starter who not only gets it done quickly and smartly, but delivers a high quality result.
Proactive, flexible, and have impeccable follow through. Eagerly take on any tasks that need to be accomplished, keeping an open & positive attitude
Should have good knowledge of a software product development lifecycle. The person should be a go-getter with ability to multi-task and stay on top of lot of things simultaneously. The person should be able use MS Project or other such tools for project scheduling & tracking.
Bachelors in Computer Science or equivalent (Required)
MBA or equivalent degree or experience to match
Relevant Project Management experience and/or PMP/PgMP certification will be highly desired
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