PleasantonRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Pleasanton jobs

Senior Manager, PMO

Company: Workday, Inc.
Location: Pleasanton
Posted on: September 16, 2020

Job Description:

It's fun to work in a company where people truly believe in what they're doing. At Workday, we're committed to bringing passion and customer focus to the business of enterprise applications. We work hard, and we're serious about what we do. But we like to have a good time, too. In fact, we run our company with that principle in mind every day: One of our core values is fun.

Job Description

Job Description

Workday's Technology Strategy and Planning Organization unifies the technology program portfolio for Operations, Platform Infrastructure, Office of CTO and Security to deliver secure applications to Workday customers powering a rapidly growing global business. This requires superior partnership, coordination and collaboration amongst our highly skilled Engineering, Development, Security and Privacy teams that span multiple geographies. Our mission is to focus on delivering project s and programs that ensure our Workday platform is highly available while delivering new products and features for our customers.

Workday is looking for a Senior Manager, PMO to join our Technology Strategy and Planning Organization to lead the delivery of new products/features/services/programs utilizing Agile/Scrum methodologies. You will be responsible for the delivery of services from the Infrastructure/Security/Office of CTO and team(s), including customer engagement and gathering technical requirements. You will collaborate with engineers, architects and program managers from the development teams to analyze and define the technical needs of projects and drive the requirements through the design phase. You are also responsible for the delivery of projects through production deployment as well as manage the backlog of requests by determining requirements and business prioritization.

With a growing customer base and a Software-as-Service model, you need to think security, scalability, and reliability -- constantly. You must enjoy the fast pace of an SaaS company where the requirements will change rapidly. Your daily work will have a direct impact on our customers and our business. You will be busy growing your skills as the company grows.

About the Role:

o Manage multiple direct reports and ensure high quality delivery their complex programs and projects.

o Manage portfolio trade-offs involving features, cost, design and schedule.

o Effectively communicate with executive management on decisions that impact multiple programs

o Drive process optimization and identify opportunities for improving our service offerings.

o Effectively influence cross functional teams (Dev, QA, Ops) through the complete product development cycle.

o Partner with internal customers to develop new insights and understand long term vision of programs and deliver actionable results through team delivery

o Help plan and oversee project execution by staff members to ensure it is well within (often aggressive) timelines.

o Manage enterprise wide programs as needed

o Develop staff members through targeted mentoring, coaching and training

About You:

o A minimum of 5 years of experience in a PMO leadership/ management capacity

o 2+ years of experience with Agile project management and process improvement methodologies (e.g. Scrum, Kanban)

o Heavy experience in managing enterprise wide projects.

o Experience leading and participating in technical and cross-functional projects.

o Min 5 years experience knowledge of data center infrastructure, cloud services and software development practices.

o Ability to identify dependencies between complex programs/projects and determine impact.

o Problem solver capable of translating issues into simple terms to facilitate discussion and decision.

o Excellent organizational, presentation and communication skills.

o Effective in and experienced in managing cross functional relationships.

o Able to drive collaboration and influence multiple teams.

o Experience with Jira/Confluence desirable.

Full Time

JR-44060

About Us About Workday

Workday is a leading provider of enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources. Founded in 2005, Workday delivers financial management, human capital management, and analytics applications designed for the world's largest companies, educational institutions, and government agencies. Organizations ranging from medium-sized businesses to Fortune 50 enterprises have selected Workday.

Workday is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. Individuals seeking employment at Workday are considered without regards to age, ancestry, color, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, mental or physical disability, national origin, protected family care or medical leave status, race, religion (including beliefs and practices or the absence thereof), sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.

Further, pursuant to applicable local ordinances, Workday will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

We do not accept resumes from headhunters, placement agencies, or other suppliers that have not signed a formal agreement with us.

Keywords: Workday, Inc., Pleasanton , Senior Manager, PMO, Other , Pleasanton, California

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Other Jobs


Amazon Warehouse Team (Vacaville)
Description: Amazon remains open as an essential business to serve our communities delivering critical supplies directly to the doorsteps of people who need them. Find out what Amazon is doing to provide a safe environment (more...)
Company: Amazon Workforce Staffing
Location: Woodland
Posted on: 09/22/2020

Amazon Order Filler - Immediate Hire (Vacaville)
Description: Amazon remains open as an essential business to serve our communities delivering critical supplies directly to the doorsteps of people who need them. Find out what Amazon is doing to provide a safe environment (more...)
Company: Amazon Workforce Staffing
Location: Woodland
Posted on: 09/22/2020

Order Picker/Packer (Vacaville)
Description: br Amazon remains open as an essential business to serve our communities delivering critical supplies directly to the doorsteps of people who need them. Find out what Amazon is doing to provide a safe (more...)
Company: Amazon Workforce Staffing
Location: Woodland
Posted on: 09/22/2020


Amazon Warehouse Team - Night Shifts Available
Description: Amazon remains open as an essential business to serve our communities delivering critical supplies directly to the doorsteps of people who need them. Find out what Amazon is doing to provide a safe environment (more...)
Company: Amazon Workforce Staffing
Location: Woodland
Posted on: 09/22/2020

Order Fulfillment Team - Immediate Hire (Vacaville)
Description: Amazon remains open as an essential business to serve our communities delivering critical supplies directly to the doorsteps of people who need them. Find out what Amazon is doing to provide a safe environment (more...)
Company: Amazon Workforce Staffing
Location: Woodland
Posted on: 09/22/2020

High Demand For Quality Painters - Get New Clients In Your Area
Description: Over 25 million homeowners have trusted HomeAdvisor 1800Contractor to help them find quality professionals with the expertise to turn their home improvement
Company: HomeAdvisor
Location: Woodland
Posted on: 09/22/2020

Seasonal Part-Time Amazon Warehouse Worker with Bonus Potential and Benefits
Description: br Amazon remains open as an essential business to serve our communities delivering critical supplies directly to the doorsteps of people who need them. Find out what Amazon is doing to provide a safe (more...)
Company: Amazon Workforce Staffing
Location: Woodland
Posted on: 09/22/2020

Seasonal Part-Time Amazon Package Sorter with Sign-on Bonus!
Description: br Amazon remains open as an essential business to serve our communities delivering critical supplies directly to the doorsteps of people who need them. Find out what Amazon is doing to provide a safe (more...)
Company: Amazon Workforce Staffing
Location: Woodland
Posted on: 09/22/2020

Seasonal Part-Time Amazon Warehouse Worker with Bonus Potential and Benefits
Description: Amazon remains open as an essential business to serve our communities delivering critical supplies directly to the doorsteps of people who need them. Find out what Amazon is doing to provide a safe environment (more...)
Company: Amazon Workforce Staffing
Location: Woodland
Posted on: 09/22/2020

Order Picker/Packer (Vacaville)
Description: Amazon remains open as an essential business to serve our communities delivering critical supplies directly to the doorsteps of people who need them. Find out what Amazon is doing to provide a safe environment (more...)
Company: Amazon Workforce Staffing
Location: Woodland
Posted on: 09/22/2020

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest California jobs by following @recnetCA on Twitter!

Pleasanton RSS job feeds