Product Manager/Strategy 5-ProdDev
Posted on: January 8, 2021
Product Manager/Strategy 5-ProdDev-200015JBApplicants are
required to read, write, and speak the following languages:
EnglishPreferred QualificationsPreferred QualificationsEvery day,
enterprises around the world focus on how to help their employees
work simpler and smarter. Moreover, while enterprises are as
diverse as the people in them, ranging from accountants, FP&A,
project managers, business operations to sales and marketing, they
all share many core needs. They need to focus on business needs and
values, operational efficiency, customer success, and team
collaboration to thrive and grow. Customers need to work
efficiently with the cloud vendors they depend on and trust. At
Oracle ERP Development, we are committed to being a trusted
innovative partner that guides our customers along their Digital
Finance Transformation journey. Our team is seeking a seasoned,
individual contributor Product Strategy Director to take a key role
in defining a new generation of Finance business processes around
record-to-report, procure-to-pay, order-to-subscription, optimizing
working capital, and plan-to-forecast. As organizations
increasingly embrace a process-focused operating model, end-to-end
global process owners (GPOs) have become a key role in the
management and development of business. We're relying on your
finance knowledge and practitioner credibility to articulate the
importance of technology, process and people strategy to
standardize systems, measures, metrics and reporting. You will
partner closely with fellow product managers, Oracle Finance,
engineering, UX, and product marketing resources to deliver
innovative cloud ERP services that customers need and love.Here's
the kind of person we're looking for to join our diverse team.You
thrive on working well with others. You influence and motivate
people around you to deliver cross-function key initiatives. You
love to collaborate with peers on the finance and technology teams.
You appreciate why complex processes exist and are skilled at
creating simpler operating models for finance to work more
efficiently and effectively. You inspire the One Team
mentality.You're a generalist and a great storyteller. You have
experience overseeing core, transactional end-to-end processes.
Your writing, presentation and organization skills are exceptional.
You have prior product portfolio and extensive deliverable creation
experience to share. You can communicate process, activities and
tasks clearly to all pertinent roles. You enjoy crafting content
that conveys a holistic Oracle story that is compelling, crisp, and
consumable by various internal and external finance audiences. You
are a hands-on product strategist with proven finance
experience.You embrace data, business process and insight-driven
organizational needs. You use ERP products and services and can
articulate their benefits and capabilities to optimize accounting
operations, financial reporting and management reporting. You can
articulate your point of view for the future of finance. You are
comfortable to jump in with IT or development teams on technical
discussions. You are equally capable of deep dives with customer
executives about their process challenges and explore
solutions.Qualifications & Preferred Experience
- 7+ years of relevant professional experience in finance with
end-to-end global process ownership.
- Act as a process champion and spokesperson within the
- Strong ability to translate finance strategy into process maps,
objectives, activities, tasks and key results deliverables.
- Hands-on experience implementing integrated, scalable, and
automated ERP, RPA and reporting systems.
- Proven experience to build collaborative relationships with all
finance roles including accounting managers, controllers, auditors,
FP&A directors, and treasurers.
- Excellent writing, presentation and analytical skills,
including initiative proposals, scorecards, and performance
- Outstanding communication with C-level executives to convey
technical concepts with simplicity and clarity to global FP&A,
Controller and Business Operations audiences.What will you do as a
Product Strategy Director at Oracle?
- You will influence, learn, grow, and be challenged. You will
speak up and represent your team amongst peers and leadership while
remaining resilient and open to constructive criticism.
- You will dive deep into key ERP initiatives understanding the
finance process context, brainstorming with a team, and
problem-solving with automation and AI/ML technologies.
- You will write and review the business requirements and product
specifications to communicate with scrum teams.
- You will partner with fellow product managers to review
features to ensure a holistic experience in the end service to the
- You will partner with fellow UX managers to review findings
from customer validations and articulate what has been learned to
improve future product decisions.
- You will harness user data and telemetry to better understand
user adoption and generate ideas that improve our Machine Learning
algorithms and user adoption.
- You will be comfortable working with a diverse global team in
various time zones.
- You will sometimes make tough compromises, or find that things
take longer than you want them to, or need to work extra hard to
convince a colleague of your position.
- In addition, sometimes, you will get frustrated, but then
you'll remember that you're here to help turn Oracle into the place
you love to work and have one of the best professional experiences
of your life.Detailed Description and Job RequirementsLead a team
that acts as the central resource and driving force for the design,
process, manufacturing, test, quality and marketing of product(s)
as they move from conception to distribution. Organize
interdepartmental activities ensuring completion of the
project/product on schedule and within budget.As a member of the
product development division, you will specify, design and
implement major changes to existing software architecture. Define
project needs. Build and execute unit tests and unit test plans.
Review integration and regression plans created by QA. Communicate
with QA and porting engineering to ensure consistency, testability
and portability across products in general.Provide leadership and
expertise in the development of new products/services/processes,
frequently operating at the leading edge of technology. Recommends
and justifies major changes to existing
products/services/processes. BS or MS degree or equivalent
experience relevant to functional area. 8 or more years of software
engineering or related experience.Oracle is an Affirmative
Action-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, protected veterans status, age, or any
other characteristic protected by law.Job: Product
DevelopmentTravel: Yes, 50 % of the TimeLocation:
US-CA,California-OaklandOther Locations: US-NC,North Car-Charlotte,
US-MA,Mass-Burlington, US-TX,Texas-Austin, US-NY,New York-New York,
US-WA,Washington-SeattleJob Type: Regular Employee
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