Technical Product Manager

Posted date:  Sep 20, 2022

Bangalore, Karnataka, India

About this opportunity

At Solution Area Enterprise Systems, within Ericsson’s Group IT, we run IT like a business which means focusing on the value we deliver, on top of costs we generate. We make the step from consuming technology to actively identify, analyze, and deliver new technology, but only which builds value for our customers. As a global IT unit, “Enterprise Systems” is accountable for management and transformation of IT for end-to-end business process covering Sales, Marketing, Supply, Sourcing, Finance, HR, Resource Management, and Product Development.

We are now looking for a Technical Product Manager to join our team. This person will collaborate with business stakeholders, maintain requirements and work with supplier partners to craft/test and implement the solutions in the applications. Other parts of the role would be to safeguard and govern the product Total Cost of Ownership(TCO), solution design, integrations, and architecture in consistency to overarching principles and frameworks.

What you will do

  • Manage full-cycle of projects from planning and conception to requirements to testing, implementation and release/Support Phase
  • Translate business requirements to high level technical design, take solution ownership and product decisions
  • Provide Technical consulting, Technical management expertise and Project execution expertise on functional solutions and specifications for development
  • Actively govern, steer and follow-up with IT Supplier teams, who forms the primary delivery team for IT projects, to handle development activities
  • Manage issues, risks, and stakeholder expectations for activities across IT and Business
  • Ensure visible status collaborating with the stakeholders
  • Drive Innovation in the portfolio either individually or along with different stakeholders.
  • Collaborate with technical product mangers of other Enterprise solutions while proposing new solutions
  • Support business in their process area
  • Coordinate functional and non-functional requirements
  • Optimize product TCO
  • Maintain product information

You will bring

  • Education: B.E/B.Tech/ MCA/M.Tech
  • Minimum 10 years of experience
  • Process knowledge of Source to Agreement Area
  • System knowledge of any Strategic Sourcing application is a must. Having knowledge of Ivalua would be an advantage
  • Dot net skills and knowledge of SQL Server Database
  • Good project management skills
  • Experience working with SaaS applications
  • Experience in setting up Interfaces across application (API based/File based)
  • Good communication skills in written and spoken English, with ability to formulate problems and solutions in an understandable way
  • Agile methodologies like DevSecOps or SAFe are desirable
  • Technology Certifications/ Project, Program Management Certifications are desirable

Why join Ericsson

At Ericsson, you´ll have an outstanding opportunity. The chance to use your skills and creativity to push the boundaries of what´s possible. To build never seen before solutions to some of the world’s toughest problems. You´ll be challenged, but you won’t be alone. You´ll be joining a team of diverse innovators, all driven to go beyond the status quo to craft what comes next.

What happens once you apply

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Encouraging a diverse and inclusive organization is core to our values at Ericsson, that's why we nurture it in everything we do. We truly believe that by collaborating with people with different experiences we drive innovation, which is essential for our future growth. We encourage people from all backgrounds to apply and realize their full potential as part of our Ericsson team.

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Be where it begins

Our Culture

Welcome to an inclusive, global company where your opportunity to make an impact is endless. Share your most innovative ideas, bring your unique perspective and bring your unique perspective in a speak up environment. With us, you will no longer be dreaming of what the future holds – you will be redefining it at a company where you’re empowered to lead and perform at your very best.

Learning and Development

Being a part of our team means having the flexibility to take your career in many different directions, but it also means leveraging the supportive structure of a big organization, with clear personal and professional development opportunities. 

Benefits and Rewards

We believe that great accomplishments deserve great benefits and transparent rewards. We strive to offer competitive, unbiased, and fair rewards for all our people. We empower you to manage your own time and promote flexible working opportunities, along with family-friendly policies.

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