The Elevator Pitch: Why will you enjoy this new opportunity?
VMware is transforming how we deliver capabilities to our partners and external customers by changing how our internal operations work. As part of VMware’s strategy to grow our software-as-a-service (SaaS) business, we are driving towards scalable and sustainable business operations which will in turn deliver an excellent customer experience. This transformation won’t deliver on ‘projects’; it’ll deliver the products and operational capabilities our customers and partners need as the world changes. The Product & Cloud Services team is leading that effort by pairing program management leadership with product and engineering leadership across all efforts.
We are looking for a versatile, dynamic, and agile Business Analyst to join the Strategy & Operations team who can think strategically while executing on and building operational capabilities. You bring your passion to execute on high impact and broad reaching projects. Your analytical thinking and problem solving helps with faster and more sound decision making. This role will give you great perspective and exposure to PCS Strategy Planning and Operations.
What is the primary need, technical challenge, and/or areas of responsibilities?
As a member of the PCS Operations team, you will develop strong and collaborative partnerships with functional teams and Business Unit (BU) leaders to drive program management, on efforts such as strategic initiatives, annual planning, OKR’s for PCS. You will also manage and influence cross-BU stakeholders, and drive adoption of projects that deliver business growth, improve team morale, and drive cross-organizational efficiency. You will support execution on the PCS operations framework including staff meetings, quarterly business reviews, operational reviews, key business metrics reporting, and other critical avenues to constantly fine-tune and improve operational rhythm. You will have the opportunity to work with senior leaders. You will also have opportunities to uncover and address areas of opportunity.
We are looking for an individual who is passionate about technology, strategic planning and execution and is solutions minded. You are never satisfied with the status quo and are always looking to connect the unconnected and do things more efficiently & differently. You demonstrate the ability to thrive in an unstructured and collaborative environment. You grasp concepts quickly and have high attention to details and accuracy to deliver high quality work. You excel in working independently and with teams. You have a bachelor’s degree in business administration, finance, economics, engineering, or related field.
What type of work will you be doing? What assignments, requirements, or skills will you be performing on a regular basis?
You will report to the Director of PCS Strategy & Ops. You will partner with stakeholders to facilitate the ongoing business management cadence including Quarterly Operations Reviews, Leadership meetings, PCS annual planning, LRP and portfolio review processes.
You will lead & support initiatives and engagements across broad cross-functional teams, contribute to strategic discussions, and help translate strategies and ideas into outcomes, actionable plans and results. You will partner with cross-functional operations teams to ensure seamless execution.
What are the benefits and perks of working at VMware?
- Employee Stock Purchase Plan
- Medical Coverage, Retirement, and Parental Leave Plans for All Family Types
- Generous Time Off Programs
- 40 hours of paid time to volunteer in your community
- Rethink’s Neurodiversity program to support parents raising children with learning or behavior challenges, or developmental disabilities
- Financial contributions to your ongoing development (conference participation, trainings, course work, etc.)
- Wellness reimbursement and online fitness and wellbeing group classes
This job requisition is not eligible for employment-based immigration sponsorship by VMware.