The Document Cloud organization is looking for an experienced, passionate, and results-oriented Program Manager to drive the development and evolution of how people engage with documents.
The role requires an individual with excellent project management abilities and an outstanding track record of delivering results.
The candidate must have exemplary communication skills, bring attention to detail and possess a strong ability to influence without authority.
As a PM, you will work closely with the product teams to develop and lead the execution of standard methodologies to guide the product organization through various stages of the development lifecycle.
This role serves as the central resource for design, process, test, quality as the various offerings and capabilities move to production and distribution.
The role also will serve as Agile development specialist, mentoring teams on the best Agile practices and contributing to establishing strong Agile framework within the organization.
The Sr. Program Manager will build project timeline including preparing for and driving strategic landmark reviews. This role must have an in-depth understanding of problem solving and evaluate factors required and recognizing when scope of the solution may go beyond the immediate project or initiative.
Drive strategic and tactical decisions which ensures the successful delivery of projects.
Closely partner across project, product and subject area boundaries, working with service, marketing, business, engineering and product teams to handle dependencies, define schedules, plans, and drive alignment.
Drive projects and coordinate inter-dependencies across product teams on delivering to plan.
Collaborate closely with Product Management and Engineering regarding product definition, project timeline, feature scope, commitments and project-related decisions.
Be a change agent : Identifying and implementing ways to improve processes and remove bottlenecks to systemically improve how we deliver value to our customers.
Effectively handle change and risk, partnering with your colleagues to ensure the right decisions are made at the right time, appropriate communication occurs, and plans are intelligently adjusted to reflect necessary fluctuations in goals and requirements.
Handle status and reporting to provide project clarity and transparency to various levels in the organization and partners.
Manage and drive complex decision-making and problem solving in a decisive, confident and timely manner.
Evaluate existing processes and procedures. Make recommendations and drive process improvement and adoption of standard methodologies (processes, tools, etc.
to improve team efficiency and effectiveness.
Be an agile coach and mentor : Participating in daily agile activities and acting as a trusted advisor to support teams to increase their efficiency and productivity and ensuring the right features are designed and delivered on time with the highest quality.
Minimum of 5 years’ experience as a program manager in software, SaaS and / or related industry. A combined history of product management, development or quality engineering work and customer support experience is ideal.
BS / BA required
Demonstrated ability to work effectively with highly technical engineering teams, with a history of helping them deliver against a backlog
Solid ability to provide structure and necessary process without compromising execution or the needs of the team, customer or product.
Proven ability to lead cross-functional teams through influence versus direct management; excellent interpersonal skills.
Experience with development methodologies and tactics for roadmap, backlog and development management are required. Agile, Scrum, and / or other iterative development methodologies preferred.
Customer focus and ability to demonstrate intuition, customer input and data to rapidly test and validate products and features.
Ambitious and not afraid to tackle unknowns, demonstrates a strong bias to action
Strong interpersonal, analytical, problem-solving and conflict resolution skills.
Excellent speaking, writing, and presentation skills, as well as the ability to persuade, inspire, and motivate others.
Experience managing projects with remote / geographically dispersed team members
At Adobe, you will be immersed in an exceptional work environment that is recognized throughout the world on . You will also be surrounded by colleagues who are committed to helping each other grow through our unique approach where ongoing feedback flows freely.
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