Johnson & Johnson is currently recruiting for GSS/Tru
(Enovia) Product Line Owner – IT Lead to
be located in Bridgewater, NJ; Horsham, PA; or Skillman, NJ.
Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies, caring for the world, one
person at a time has inspired and united the people of Johnson & Johnson
for 125 years. We embrace research and science -- bringing innovative ideas,
products and services to advance the health and well-being of people. Employees
of the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies work with partners in health
care to touch the lives of over a billion people every day, throughout the
With $70.1 billion in 2015 sales, Johnson & Johnson is the world's
most comprehensive and broadly based manufacturer of health care products, as
well as a provider of related services for the consumer, pharmaceutical, and
medical devices and diagnostics markets. The more than 250 Johnson &
Johnson operating companies employ approximately 127,000 people in 60 countries
throughout the world.
We are thriving on a diverse company culture, celebrating the
uniqueness of our employees and committed to inclusion. We are proud to
be an equal opportunity employer.
The Enterprise Quality &
Compliance Product Line Owner (PLO) organization supports a set of core Quality
Management System capabilities and corresponding Information Technology (IT)
systems across all business sectors of Johnson & Johnson. The scope of this
team is therefore centered on the following product lines: Quality Event
Management, Product Lifecycle Management, Complaints Management, and Quality
Data & Analytics.
Within this team, the GSS/tru
Product Line Owner is the primary contact and IT
base-business support partner for the GSS and tru PLM platforms/systems. This role will have responsibility for
maintenance and retirement of GSS and will also partner in developing the
support function for the tru platform.
An individual in this role is
expected to set the vision and priorities of enhancements to a product,
platform, or feature/application in scope of this role.
- Sets a clear
vision for the product and is responsible for multi-generation product strategy
- Maximizes Return
on Investment by identifying and prioritizing the product features by business
for the Total Cost of Ownership of the product line and driving increased
leverage of the products across various business groups including cross-sector
Product/Process Owner IT interface
- Primary IT
interface with the business for specific capabilities
- Understand the
business’s needs and priorities from the product
economic models to manage prioritization and applies systems thinking
- Negotiate with
the business to determine what enhancements (user stories) are built and which
are backlogged based on capacity
for the development work getting done correctly
for the reliability and the performance of the products in the product line in
- Partner with Application
Services (AS)/Global Technology Services (GTS) to oversee the overall
reliability and performance (aligned with Service Level Agreements)
development estimates and how levels of effort impact the priority of
progress of product development in the context of the larger program (scrum
master owns day to day burn down charts)
- Reports back
to the business on status on the delivery of features, functionality, and
applications – includes business/stakeholders in product reviews to gain direct
- Has a
combination of global and regional accountability depending on product line
- 25% - Understands
business processes and goals. Defines
the business value of the IT solution. Works with the business stakeholders to
prioritize demand. Partners with Supply
Chain IT Architecture to select technology that meets business requirements.
- 35% - Sets
and manage Product, Platform or Feature/Application Strategy. Defines clear vision for the Product and
maximizes ROI by identifying and prioritizing the Product features. Writes the Epics/Stories (Functional
Specifications) that will be used by the Scrum teams to develop the business
solutions. Collaborates with Scrum
Master to estimate cost and duration of development. Accountable
for the technical solution getting done correctly.
with architecture to ensure the business solution is architected
correctly. Collaborates with project
managers to ensure J&J project management methodology (ADEPT) is used
across all projects.
- 15% - Lead, coach and develop the members of
the team and the team output.
- 10% - Explores new technologies to drive continuous
improvement (CIPs) on behalf of the business.
Develops core capability offerings and new technologies to drive
business value. Collaborates with Business Unit IT counterparts in other
sectors to share technologies/ideas.
- 5% - Administrative work
- Act as a global liaison between various IT
organizations to ensure successful delivery of projects and operational support
of the platforms.
Business Partner satisfaction relative to project deliverables and support.
- A minimum of
a bachelor’s degree is required, an advanced degree is strongly preferred
- A minimum of
5 years of relevant IT experience is required
knowledge of Product Lifecycle Management solutions and processes
working with business partners
- Experience in
managing and leading complex IT projects
architectural, process development and systems design skills.
leadership, influencing skills, and relationship management (business and
understanding of Computer Systems Validation is required.
- Strong verbal
and written communication skills including formal presentation skills.
- Budget Management including planning, tracking
and partnering with finance to ensure commitments are met.
- Up to 20% travel may be required
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
- Minimum of 2 years of experience in the healthcare/life sciences field
- Platform service
- Experience managing global responsibilities
and partnering with globally dispersed team members and business partners
- Strong interdependent partnering skills
- Strategy development
United States-New Jersey-BridgewaterOther Locations
North America-United States-New Jersey-Skillman, North America-United States-Pennsylvania-HorshamOrganization
Johnson & Johnson (6067)Job Function
Johnson & Johnson cares for the world - bringing innovative ideas, products and services to advance the health and well-being of people.