Oracle Continuous Improvement Technical Program Manager - Public Cloud Infrastructure in Bloomington, Minnesota

Manage the development and implementation process of a specific company product.

Manage the development and implementation process of a specific company product involving departmental or cross-functional teams focused on the delivery of new or existing products. Plan and direct schedules and monitor budget/spending. Monitor the project from initiation through delivery. Organize the interdepartmental activities ensuring completion of the project/product on schedule and within budget constraints. Assign and monitor work of systems analysis and program staff, providing technical support and direction.

Duties and tasks are varied and complex, needing independent judgment. Fully competent in own area of expertise. May have project lead role and or supervise lower level personnel. BS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. 5 years of project management, product design or related experience preferred.

Oracle is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability and protected veterans status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Oracle s Cloud Infrastructure Group (Bare Metal Cloud BMC) is building new Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) technologies thatoperate at high scale in a broadly distributed multi-tenant cloud environment.Our customers run their businesses on our cloud, and our mission is to providethem with best in class compute, storage, networking, database, andsecurity. This role will be based out of Oracle's downtown SeattleOffices.

We are looking for a Continuous Improvement TechnologyProgram Manager (TPM) to support the Build Operations group in driving,organizing, developing, and maintaining detailed value stream mapss, workflows,and value stream maps across the spectrum of build, supply chain, network,security, and operations teams. Thesuccessful candidate will have experience bringing order to an ambiguous environment,where many processes are loosely, or yet-to-be defined. Once baselines are established, theContinuous Improvement TPM will foster process defect identification,remediation, and overall process improvement through Kaizen, or similarimprovement programs. The positionrequires a candidate with critical thinking skills, solid communicationsabilities, and the ability to see beyond the short-term wins and identifyprocess redesign opportunities to yield long-term benefits for both thebusiness unit, and our customers.


-Establish value stream map baseline across the breadthof Build Operations programs -Lead continuous improvement projects -Develop andmaintain a centralized repository for continuous improvement methods, efforts,and projects -Build, promote, and maintain a culture of continuous improvementacross Oracle BMC -Train and develop a cadre of continuous improvement leadersfrom within Oracle BMC -Collaborate with various BMC leaders to developmetric-driven, strategic improvement agendas for annual roadmaps

Minimum Qualifications:

-B.S in a science or other engineering discipline

-5 years of experience with Lean, TQM or Six Sigma

-Demonstrable, progressive experience in projectmanagement and leading diverse, technical and business teams in continuousimprovement -Proven experience using analytical tools to drive metrics anddemonstrate process improvement (such as Minitab)

Preferred Qualifications:

-Six Sigma Black Belt requested

-PMP certification

-3-5 years experience in cloud computing, or relatedtechnology (service provider or ISP) environment

Job: *Product Development

Organization: *Oracle

Title: Continuous Improvement Technical Program Manager - Public Cloud Infrastructure

Location: WA,Washington-Seattle

Requisition ID: 18000AC8

Other Locations: United States