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EXPERIENCE 12 16 Yrs with at least 6 years of NPD program related experience and preferably experienced in leading globally distributed cross discipline teams with more emphasis on software development environmentESSENTIAL PM SKILLS Ability to understand whole system/business perspective, identify and early escalation of risks at the right time Ability to quickly assess unclear, complex, and ambiguous situations and reduce into distinct, clear, timely, and stable direction for the development team. Ability to motivate and inspire a set of Project managers and Leads to excel in PM governance Good knowledge and experience in basic PM areas like Cost, Time, Risk and Integration Management Experienced in Earned Value Management Good experience in managing Multi Disciplinary programs Good Experience & in-depth knowledge in Agile Software program management Need to have at least 5 years of experience in managing the large scale software program in global scale Expert in usage of Microsoft project/any other scheduling tools Working knowledge of NPI Development Process is preferred Ability to set judicious expectations and manage them with key stakeholders ESSENTIAL LEADERSHIP and SOFT SKILLS Ability to make data based judicious commitments Ability to forecast issues and have the courage to escalate to the appropriate level till an adequate resolution is achieved Ability to say NO when required Excellent problem solving, Influencing, Negotiate skills and good interpersonal relationship skills Ability to communicate and work effectively with internal and external customers at all organizational levels Ability to effectively lead, manage, and energize cross- functional teams and globally distributed development teams Exercise clear and concise verbal and written communication skills in different operating environments Skillful in handling tough situations with both internal and external groups; win concessions without damaging relationships; be both direct and forceful as well as diplomatic; gains trust quickly of other parties; has a good sense of timing. Ability to motivate and inspire a set of Project managers and Leads to excel in PM governance Ability to exercise balance between assertive, aggressive, supportive and coercive styles of leadership to achieve program results Fast learning curve to absorb the domain knowledge Ability to mentor & coach the new program managers. Ability to lead the organizational Process improvements initiatives & champion change. Key Responsibilities Meticulous planning, executing to the plan by rigorous tracking to meet all key milestone dates Accurate status reporting of control metrics and Earned value management metrics (CPI, SPI, EV). Effective management of all stakeholderso Provide accurate and timely project status information, milestones and metrics to key stakeholders Ensure programs/projects/tasks are delivered on time and that they meet financial, performance, quality and reliability goals Manage project team and facilitate communications within team to meet program objectives Deploy and leverage Program Management Tools (JIRA/Accoldate//VPM) Directing and developing the establishment & execution of detailed plans to ensure risk mitigation and opportunities realization On schedule delivery of New Product meeting NPI phase gates as per specification and On budget. Understand NPI mandatory & non-mandatory deliverables , process in-detail, and drive all NPI programs as per NPI Process Lead, manage, and collaborate with cross-functional/global teams effectively to meet program objective Establishes professional relationships with global program managers and engineering directors to ensure customer satisfaction with partner locations
Degree: ME/ M.Tech./ MS (Engg/ Sciences)

Additional Degree: BE/ B.Tech (Engineering)

Experience: 12-16


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