Manages a team of quality engineers that tests new products and field issues for HP Tipping security products. Agile methods are used to manage and drive the goals of the team.
Provides direct and ongoing leadership for a team of individual contributors designing and developing new products, enhancements and updates and coordinating projects for systems software, including operating systems, compliers, networking, utilities, databases, and Internet-related tools.
Manages headcount, deliverables, schedules, and costs for multiple ongoing projects, ensuring that resources are appropriately allocated and that goals, objectives, timelines, and budgets are met in accordance with program and organizational roadmaps.
Communicates project status and escalates issues to direct managers, program managers, and internal and external development partners.
Manages relationships with outsourced partners and suppliers, including setting expectations regarding deliverables, product quality, schedules, and costs; ensures that team members are effectively communicating and collaborating with outsourced resources.
Proactively identifies opportunities for process improvement and cost reductions opportunities.
Provides people-care management for assigned team members, including hiring, setting and monitoring of annual performance plans, coaching, and career development; ensures that proper knowledge and career development tools are in place to support ongoing team member and process development.
Education and Experience
First level university degree or equivalent experience required. May have advanced university degree.
Minimum 5 or more years of related work experience, including 5 years of people management experience.
Knowledge and Skills
Strong leadership skills, including coaching, team-building, and conflict resolution.
Direct experience in Agile methods including Scrum.
Direct experience with testing Enterprise level applications
Advanced project management skills including time and risk management, resource prioritization, and project structuring.
Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
Ability to manage human capital across geographies to drive workforce development and achieve desired results
Strong verbal and written communication skills, including negotiation, presentation, and influence skills
Advanced business acumen, technical knowledge, and extensive knowledge in applications and technologies
Strong multi-tasking and prioritization skills
Strong communication skills (e.g. written, verbal, presentation); mastery in English and local language
HP - 18 months ago
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