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Sr. Manager, Technical Program Management - Blockchain Engineering

Company: VMware
Location: Palo Alto
Posted on: January 8, 2022

Job Description:

Sr. Manager, Technical Program Management - Blockchain Engineering

  • No
  • Program Management
  • R2121244 Job Description The Elevator Pitch: Why will you enjoy this new opportunity? The world is changing fast! Blockchain is disrupting various industries by enabling multi-party ecosystems to interact like they couldn't before. Enterprises now understand that there is a breadth of value that Blockchain can provide (a lot more beyond cryptocurrencies!) VMware Enterprise Blockchain is built with enterprise-grade capability that will power blockchain in every market sector including financial, retail, and supply chain.The VMware Blockchain solution has unique technical innovation in multiple areas with many patents pending. You will be working (inventing!) cutting edge technology with a diverse team building a foundational blockchain platform for mission critical customers. As the Sr. Manager, Program Management, you will have a unique leadership role in our team, reporting to the VP Engineering.This is a key central role in our product engineering and will lead the functions of: - Technical program management including product releases - Chief of Staff for the engineering organization and operations - Cross-functional initiatives with engineering, product management, and customers You will collaborate with all the key stakeholders in our ambitious delivery plans in this dynamic and growing business. Your love of ownership and delivery as an experienced program manager or software manager, in a highly technical leadership role will have a major impact across the whole business. We operate with the pace and innovation of a "startup", backed by the maturity and resources of VMware.We are one of the key strategic products that is supported at the executive staff level. Success in the Role: What are the performance outcomes over the first 6-12 months you will work toward completing? - The Primary Objective of this role is Technical Program Management for the Blockchain Engineering team. - You will lead the program management organization, including hands on technical program management in the areas of:
    • Technical program management including product releases
    • Chief of Staff for the engineering organization and operations
    • Cross-functional initiatives with engineering, product management, and customers 80% will be hands on technical program management. What type of work will you be doing? What assignments, requirements, or skills will you be performing on a regular basis? - Using your senior -technical project management, operational -management, software engineering management experience, deliver the product releases aggressively and with high quality.You will utilize your strong analytical, technical, and influence skills to drive and deliver. - Engineering Processes: You will architect and deliver enterprise grade product development processes throughout the entire product cycle for the business unit, including our agile evolution. - You will be leading engineering and operational -initiatives -as well as actively interface with the senior leadership team, product management, release, test, and -development teams, including our partners. Influence, negotiation, and ultimately uplifting the capability of the whole team.Cross-functional leadership will be critical. - Utilizing your technical skills -- stitch together end-to-end product deliveries, identify product/architecture gaps, and drive solutions.Previous leadership experience in a technical role, such as a software engineering manager will be an asset. - Engage with key customers management as the interface into the engineering team, reporting, escalation, and other program management needs. - As you lead the program management team, operate at both the strategic and day-to-day tactical level. What is the leadership like for this role? What is the structure and culture of the team like? We are a tight knit team that collaborates closely across customer engagements, product management, product marketing, engineering and support teams. We are creative about finding solutions to unique challenges and we balance it with the appropriate amount of structure in our approaches. We see ourselves as being in the arena together where we challenge ourselves to do our best, deliver results and support each other to succeed as a team. This is fast paced, dynamic environment with diverse people with startup and large enterprise experience - with maturity and proven track record of success. Where is this role located? The role is located in the Palo Alto, San Francisco Area. What are the benefits and perks of working at VMware? You and your loved ones will be supported with a competitive and comprehensive benefits package. Below are some highlights, or you can view the complete benefits package by visiting www.benefits.vmware.com . - Employee Stock Purchase Plan - Medical Coverage, Retirement, and Parental Leave Plans for All Family Types - Generous Time Off Programs - 40 hours of paid time to volunteer in your community - Rethink's Neurodiversity program to support parents raising children with learning or behavior challenges, or developmental disabilities - Financial contributions to your ongoing development (conference participation, trainings, course work, etc.) - Wellness reimbursement and online fitness and wellbeing group classes
      Category : Business Strategy and Operations
      Subcategory: Program Management
      Experience: Business Leadership
      Full Time/ Part Time: Full Time
      Posted Date: 2021-09-30

      VMware Company Overview: At VMware, we believe that software has the power to unlock new opportunities for people and our planet. We look beyond the barriers of compromise to engineer new ways to make technologies work together seamlessly. Our cloud, mobility, and security software form a flexible, consistent digital foundation for securely delivering the apps, services and experiences that are transforming business innovation around the globe. At the core of what we do are our people who deeply value execution, passion, integrity, customers, and community. Shape what's possible today at http://careers.vmware.com.

      Equal Employment Opportunity Statement: VMware is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind: VMware is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at VMware are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental or sensory disability, HIV Status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. VMware will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. VMware encourages applicants of all ages. Vmware will provide reasonable accommodation to employees who have protected disabilities consistent with local law. VMware study explores consumer sentiment during the pandemic and the rising demand for better digital experiences. Building a Place Where We All Want to Work Shanis Windland shares advice for scaling diversity and inclusion initiatives for the global workforce of the future. From augmented reality to bots, shoppers want awe-inspiring experiences. It's all about that #shopculturetech. Cities produce 70% of global CO2 emissions. But an innovative urban forestry project in Italy is working to slow global warming. Are you interested in staying up-to-date on the latest career opportunities, recruiting events, and company news at VMware? VMware Talent Community is the place for you to do just that. Equal Employment Opportunity Statement: VMware is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibits Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind: VMware is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at VMware are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental or sensory disability, HIV Status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. VMware will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. VMware encourages applicants of all ages. VMware will provide reasonable accommodation to employees who have protected disabilities consistent with local law.

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