R & D Sr. Program Manager
About the Job
Leads R&D program teams in providing solutions to complex, high-impact business problems from program request through implementation of integrated solutions and/or infrastructure services. Has ongoing accountability for all processes, resources, budgets and deliverables related to R&D programs. Oversees the team of internal and external resources as they plan, track and execute the program from start to completion. Recommends changes to improve the R&D program management methodology.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
* Reduces company-wide-impacting business requirements into global, structured R&D programs.
* Delivers the most complex, critical R&D programs in the plan of record, typically leading a team of R&D project managers and coordinators.
* Resolves complex scope, budget and timeline conflicts, influencing executive-level sponsors as appropriate.
* Upgrades the overall R&D program methodologies with industry-leading best practices