1+ months

Manager of Product Operations, Optics

Cisco Systems Inc.
San Jose, CA 95113

We are looking for a Product Operations Manager for the Transceiver Module Group in the Supply Chain organization. This leadership role will be accountable for supply chain readiness and product lifecycle management for a significant portion of Ciscos transceiver module business. Responsible for delivering business results while also transforming business processes to position the business for long term success.

What youll do

You will Oversee a team of supply chain professionals including New Product Introduction Program Managers, Product Lifecycle Program Managers, and Product Engineers.

You will establish business plans in partnership with Engineering and other Supply Chain functions; allocate resources to drive successful operational outcomes.

You will drive business and supply chain model transformation in collaboration with Engineering and Supply Chain Operations cross functional partners.

Lead product Supply Chain and Manufacturing readiness activities; drive the management of the assigned products through the full product lifecycle from NPI to EOL.

Build and lead an integrated product lifecycle team; act as Product Operations lead for the cross functional Operating Plan Team.

Partner closely with all supply chain functions working on optics to provide a One Ops view of Supply Chain Operations back into the Business Unit and Engineering teams.

Influence decision-making at senior management and executive levels to gain cross functional support of program objectives and transformative initiatives.

Provides direction, mentorship, and career development to direct reports; builds and directs talent-building and development objectives for the organization.

Who youll work with

You will partner with the BU, Engineering, and all Supply Chain Operations functions including Manufacturing Operations, Planning and Fulfillment, Global Sourcing, and Technology and Quality. As part of the Operations organization you will also interface across operations from go to market to delivery.

Who you are

You are an authority in supply chain and manufacturing, with experience in optics supply chain management.

You are a top-tier manager with experience leading multi-function teams.

You are a transformative leader, able to drive cross functional teams to deliver business changing results.

You apply knowledge of own function and business expertise to solve critical issues.

You hold self and others accountable to meet objectives and deliver successful outcomes.

You build functional strategies and leads team to deliver on those strategies.

You are accountable for establishing interpersonal objectives and priorities and for ensuring performance and results.

Why Cisco

At Cisco, each person brings their rare talents to work as a team and make a difference.

Yes, our technology changes the way the world works, lives, plays and learns, but our edge comes from our people.

  • We connect everything people, process, data and things and we use those connections to change our world for the better.
  • We innovate everywhere - From launching a new era of networking that adapts, learns and protects, to building Cisco Services that accelerate businesses and business results. Our technology powers entertainment, retail, healthcare, education and more from Intelligent Cities to your everyday devices.
  • We benefit everyone - We do all of this while striving for a culture that empowers every person to be the difference, at work and in our communities.

Colorful hair? Dont care. Tattoos? Show off your ink. Like polka dots? Thats cool. Pop culture geek? Many of us are. Be you, with us! #WeAreCisco

Cisco is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and you will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis.

Cisco will consider for employment, on a case by case basis, all applicants who meet qualifications with arrest and conviction records.


Posted: 2019-09-18 Expires: 2019-12-18

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