IT Product Manager (IT) - BS

IT & Technology

                                       Product Manager
Do you have experience as a product owner or product manager?  Do you want to be a part of a world-leading Pharma company?  Then you should read the following lines! Our client is looking for a Product Owner/Manager if you are the right fit don’t hesitate to apply. Tasks & Responsibilities: 

  •  Co-create product vision and strategy with business partners (e.g. Business Process Owner/Manager, Product Owners) in collaboration with IT experts, and external vendors.
  •  Take opportunities to create additional value and improve business processes and patient outcomes.
  •  Leads the formation of empowered squads orientated to deliver business value by continuously articulating the product vision and supporting squads in setting ambitious quarterly objectives based on business outcomes.
  •  Manage product lifecycle including release management.
  •  Determine business criticality and product quality and define, in collaboration with the Service Manager, service levels, governance, and operational support
  •  Support C-Pod in prioritization and strategic planning, and collaborate with IT Business Partners (ITBPs) to meet the needs of the business areas.
  •  In collaboration with ITBPs, monitor and improve customer and user experience.
  •  Advocates agile methods and behaviors, influencing how teams work and stakeholders to deliver incremental value.
  •  Liaise between the line of business and a wide range of stakeholders; multiple external business partners, and diverse technology platform operations requiring a high level of competence and expertise in business and information technology
  •  Responsible for delivering the design, implementation, documentation, and testing of the system interfaces to meet the business requirements.
  • Responsible for the planning of the (functional) resources for the design & implementation of the interface, i.e. identifying and planning deliverables, staffing, work assignment, and dependencies
  •  Initiate and coordinate alignment and collaboration on project/system integration activities, deliverables, timelines, resources, risks, issues & dependencies with partner system SPOCs/teams.
  • Responsible for the planning, tracking, and managing of system integration activities, deliverables, timelines, resources, risks, issues, and dependencies with partner system SPOCs/teams.
  •  Team management is responsible for planning, monitoring, and tracking activities and deliverables, progress, and status reporting
  • Initiate and coordinate collaboration with the functional streams as well as with the cross-functional integration streams internal and external to ensure integration in accordance with the company’s solution and architecture standards, guidelines, and best practices.
  •  Co-coordinate the validation of Change Requests in order to analyze and assess impacts.

 Must Haves: 

  • IT background and experience in Product Management (Software or Systems). 
  •  ITIL certified 
  • Min. Bachelor's degree in computer science, information systems, or a related study (or  equivalent project-related experience
  •  Min 8+ years of experience in an IT environment (related to projects) with 5+ years of experience as a Product Manager
  •  Min. 3 years+ experience in a global enterprise environment, matrix organization, and project environment, preferred in the pharmaceutical industry 
  • Work experience in Agile Methodologies (e.g. Scrum or SAFe) 
  • Kledge of ITSM processes 
  •  German & English fluent (spoken and written)
  • Team worker, good communication skills, flexibility, and adaptability

 Nice to Haves: 

  •  ITIL Certification is an advantage
  •   Service experience
  •  Certification as Scrum Master, Product Manager, or Product Owner
  •  Experience in professional Software Development Projects