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Director, Engineering Operations, IoT BU

Cisco Systems Inc.
San Jose, CA 95113
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 What Youll Do

The Director, Engineering Operations is a key member in the IoT leadership team with visibility across our product portfolio of business and cross functional leadership teams at Cisco. In this role, you will support the VP of Engineering and partner with the Senior Leadership Team on developing and driving strategic, operational excellence and improvements across the organization. You will be responsible for the program management office (PMO team), the documentation team, engineering operations planning and reporting and provide Chief of Staff support to the VP of Engineering.   This is a unique opportunity to help drive a growing and dynamic business through planning, program execution and operational rigor.

For each program under management, you will be responsible for defining goals, organizing work streams and resourcing, executing the plan, and measuring impact. In this role, you will mobilize cross-functional teams and deliver solutions for scale and data-driven decision making. Your technical and business depth, and excellent organizational, communication and interpersonal skills will inspire our teams and rapidly establish trust amongst a diverse set of stakeholders.

Specific responsibilities include:

  •      Engineering Program
  •      Release Management
  •      Technical Documentation
  •      Quality management 

Who you are

You are a seasoned leader with significant relevant experience, a broad and well-rounded set of skills. You have high level of energy, resilience, organization savviness, perpetual enthusiasm to work with and influence Cisco business leaders and drive cross-functional initiatives. You are a creative problem solver who are comfortable with navigating ambiguity and uncertainty. You are attentive to detail and accuracy, committed to excellence and always go extra mile to deliver the best result and maximized impact. You thrive in a fast-paced and team-based environment with your excellent communication and influence skills. You are self-motivated, self-reliant and self-starting with strong desire to learn, eager to take on fresh challenges, and continuous growth.

Minimum Qualifications:

  •      Bachelors degree in Engineering, related field or equivalent practical experience.
  •      15+ years of total professional experience as Operations Leader in a comparable large sized public company.
  •      Experience in agile program management
  •      Experience in managing programs within product development and engineering organizations
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Preferred Qualifications:

  •      Experience in technology and growth business
  •      Experience managing and developing high performing teams
  •      Organized and detail-oriented, with a high level of integrity and reliability
  •      Exceptional team player with the ability to quickly develop and foster stakeholder relationships; strong collaboration skills with demonstrated track record of working with cross functional teams
  •      Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
  •      Strong presentation skills and executive presence with the ability to address and influence audiences at all level

Why Cisco
At Cisco, each person brings their unique talents to work as a team and make a difference.
 
Yes, our technology changes the way the world works, lives, plays and learns, but our edge comes from our people.

  • -       We connect everything people, process, data and things and we use those connections to change our world for the better.
  • -       We innovate everywhere - From launching a new era of networking that adapts, learns and protects, to building Cisco Services that accelerate businesses and business results. Our technology powers entertainment, retail, healthcare, education and more from Smart Cities to your everyday devices.
  • -        We benefit everyone - We do all of this while striving for a culture that empowers every person to be the difference, at work and in our communities.
  •       Colorful hair? Dont care. Tattoos? Show off your ink. Like polka dots? Thats cool. Pop culture geek? Many of us are. Be you, with us! #WeAreCisco
Posted: 2021-06-25 Expires: 2021-07-26
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