Group Product Lead Core Pl. & Analytics
The Senior Product Group Lead is an expert in their digital product area from both a business and technical perspective;
and owns the direction for all of the digital products in their group to meet business outcomes and technical policies. Senior Product Group Leads execute the digital strategy by leading a team of IT Product Managers, IT Product Managers, Specialists, and Engineers.
The Senior Product Group Lead develops the vision for the digital product group, the digital product group strategy, the roadmap to execute upon the strategy, and leads delivery.
Major Tasks & Responsibilities
Design, develop and manage a digital strategy, vision, roadmap and digital product portfolio for the digital product group.
Understand the full business and technical scope of the digital product group. Design strategies across and adjacent to the digital product group to identifying opportunities and bridging gaps
Shape business priorities to accelerate digital transformation with senior and upper management stakeholders
Create strategies for the digital product area and influence investment decisions in the digital product group
Lead and manage IT Product Managers, IT Product Specialists, and Software Engineers to build high performing teams that design and implement new solutions in collaboration with a variety of stakeholders including but not limited to Business Partners, Customers, Engineering, Data, Analytics, Digital Foundations, Security
Lead a team with remote, globally distributed members
Responsible for a budget of approximately $500-$1M+ per month and all aspects of managing the budget such as forecasting and tracking
Build trust to accelerate digital transformation with senior and upper management stakeholders through the successful delivery of digital capabilities that achieve key business outcomes
Leads development teams that deliver new capabilities on products
Provides oversight, guidance and support of all technical activities of Development teams including, but not limited to, technologies, AWS, and DevOps
Ensure platform and digital products accelerate data science and data-as-an-asset strategies by producing and consuming data assets and surfacing data science insights through digital platforms and products
Maintain a digital product portfolio for the domain. Track the lifecycle of each digital product and its supporting technologies
Ensure all investment requests have considered business value, usability, viability, and feasibility.
Responsible for representing the connected systems community and able to provide overview of product offerings to interested stakeholders such as vendors and developers looking to know more about the work
Understands and embraces agile principles and partners with agile coaches to ensure their development teams are high performing and motivated.
Responsible for oversight and approval of expense reports incurred by the team members to purchase hardware equipment
Qualifications and skills
Bachelor’s degree in engineering, business or a related field; or equivalent experience
10 years designing, developing, delivering or leading software solutions in a complex global environment
4 years in leading large teams in a global organization
Strong communication, collaboration and mentoring skills
Entrepreneurial drive and demonstrated ability to achieve stretch goals in an innovative and fast-paced environment
Excellent problem-solving, organizational and analytical skills, with the ability to evolve solution strategy based on research, data and industry trends
Ability to measure and effectively communicate the business value of proposals and deliverables
Proven experience in managing large budgets and large globally distributed teams
Hybrid working style
Full time employment contract
Wide range of development opportunities
Attractive benefits package
Good working conditions and comfortable working environment
Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Bayer is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s).
Application Period : 05.05.2021 - 30.06.2021 Reference Code : 400621 Division : Enabling Functions