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Product Operations Manager

Location: Bangalore, KA, India 
Req ID: JR-0000041200


Product Operations Manager

Location:  Bangalore India
Req Id: JR-0000041200

Western Digital®

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Function of Product operations team:

The scope of the Product Operations team is to improve the user experience with our products. 
POM would manage collaborate closely on newly released product and features to help project manage the key aspects of the launch (milestones, testing, dashboards). 
POM also responsible for understanding the quality and user experience for our products globally. 
In this capacity POM team will partner and integrate closely with Product Managers and Engineering to bring an operational mindset to product development.

In this position, the POM will support the product line to drive execution of Operational activities of multiple products through their Life Cycle through ensuring production readiness/Low Volume Manufacturing(LVM), coordinating with Supply Chain Management , Procurement, Packaging, Reliability and Factory Management. 
Prepare internal qualification/Customer samples builds and delivery and coordinating with the Product Configuration Team to ensure all the BOM and SKU management requirements are met. 
These tasks would include data collection, data entry, report generation, product sample build coordination with both local and Asia operations, which would include receipt, status reporting, inventory management and distribution
In this position the candidate will be part of a team that sits at the hub of activity between storage business units, technology development, memory design, and manufacturing.

The ideal candidate will have a Bachelors/masters in Engineering or Masters in Business administration and exposure to practices of Operations Management, Supply Planning, Manufacturing Engineering or other applicable Operational fields are desired.
The position also requires excellent written and oral communication skills, strong analytical and organizational skills

The individual must have comprehensive skills using software tools such as PowerPoint, Excel, and MS project to support analyses, clearly communicate ideas, and organize program implementation. 
Exposure to SAP or any ERP system is preferred. 
This individual will need to be able to work on multiple projects simultaneously and interact with a number of different groups and levels of people, both internally and externally.

Western Digital Corporation is the world’s largest data storage company with a leading portfolio of HGST, SanDisk, G-Technology and WD brands covering flash and disk-based solutions. Deployed by the largest and most prominent organizations worldwide, Western Digital solutions are everywhere, touching lives and enabling great value from the data they possess.