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EY UK

Product Manager

Opening paragraph


Enterprise Technology provides reliable, secure and resilient technology services and solutions to support our 280,000 EY people. As part of Enterprise Technology, you’ll be at the forefront of enabling innovative technologies including emerging collaboration tools and top-tier technology infrastructure.

Our aim is to create a superior customer experience with clear investment in innovation, alongside operational excellence that delivers efficient, quality services and solutions. You will work with technologists and business experts to meet the increasing pace of our business. That means more growth for you, exciting learning opportunities, career choices, and the chance to make a real impact.

 

The opportunity


We are looking for a Senior IT professional with at least fifteen years’ experience across more than one IT discipline. In this role you will lead global technology change across desktop and cloud SaaS. You will be expected to lead and inspire a diverse team of technology professionals in temporary structures from all disciplines in both infrastructure and software change. You will manage large scale, technically complex, globally strategic change and integration; acting as a role model and demonstrating active leadership and communication. In your role you will also need to be highly proactive rapidly establishing successful teams, establishing clear communications and organizations for optimal success while avoiding the pitfalls of getting caught in the detail. Delegation and management are key.

 

Your key responsibilities


You will likely spend most of your time working closely with portfolio managers, project managers, product managers and SMEs to delivery cutting edge End User technology Solutions into one of the world’s largest organizations.

You will master the challenges of a multidisciplinary team consisting of engineering, analysis, transition, test, project management and operations resources while managing interlocking dependencies with external programs and initiatives.


Skills and attributes for success


We are interested in people who have come from an engineering or programming background and have developed their career as a leader in IT in any discipline. As a successful candidate you will have real-world comprehension of the day-to-day challenges involved in design and delivery of IT change including ITIL (or similar) and the project discipline. You will have significant experience of stakeholder management, leadership of temporary teams, IT Operations, IT Finance, project and program management complimented with in-depth technology understanding. Ideally you will have worked with Microsoft O365 and End User Technologies.


To qualify for the role you must have

  • The ability to inspire teams to deliver using exceptional organizational skills.

  • Strong stakeholder management skills up to the most senior leadership level.

  • Prior experience managing major portfolios or programs

  • Direct experience of desktop or cloud technologies preferably in a technical role.

  • Significant experience managing vendors and third parties.

Ideally, you’ll also have

  • Demonstrable Project Management skills such as planning, risk management and financial management.

  • Exceptional communications skills and an ability to convey complex ideas clearly

  • Clear team leadership and team building experience.

     

What we look for


This role is perfect for you if you have excellent leadership, problem solving and decision-making skills couple with strategic technical insight and a highly proactive workstyle.

We are looking for people who are comfortable working in a distributed global organization with culturally diverse outsourced on and offshore team members and can respond appropriately during crisis situations

 

What working at EY offers


We offer a competitive remuneration package where you’ll be rewarded for your individual and team performance. Our comprehensive Total Rewards package includes support for flexible working and career development, and with FlexEY you can select benefits that suit your needs, covering holidays, health and well-being, insurance, savings and a wide range of discounts, offers and promotions. Plus, we offer:​


Support, coaching and feedback from some of the most engaging colleagues around​

Opportunities to develop new skills and progress your career​

The freedom and flexibility to handle your role in a way that’s right for you​

​EY is committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We strive to achieve the right balance for our people, enabling us to deliver excellent client service whilst allowing you to build your career without sacrificing your personal priorities. While our client-facing professionals can be required to travel regularly, and at times.

 

About EY


If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.


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