Care Supply Chain IT organization supports different areas of the VISION CARE
Organization globally, in terms of Production, Inventory, Warehousing, Source,
Delivery, Quality Management, Plant Maintenance, and Master Data.
this team, the IT Lead, Distribution NA, will function as the Product Owner and will be the primary
contact for Jacksonville Distribution areas. Responsible for vision and
priorities of new capabilities or enhancements to a product, platform, or
feature/application. Managing a team of multi-skilled and multi-grade individuals so as
to meet deadlines, budgets and quality standards. Lead, motivate, develop and
inspire those direct reports and others. Builds strong partnerships with
business at different levels of the organization. Communicate effectively with
business partners, including senior leaders as the role will have visibility to Sr. Directors within IT
and the business organizations. Finds and implement best
practices. Seeks out improvements that
contribute to the development of the individual, and the team output. Leads and
inspire the direct team and others in the Credo and J&J business values.
He/She will lead the effort to design technical solutions that
meets the VISION CARE requirements. Will
develop a deep understanding of the VISION CARE business processes and work
closely with the business partners to deliver new and optimize existing IT
capabilities. Works very closely with
the business partners to become an extension of their team. Must have a strong
functional knowledge of the technology used to meet the business requirements.
Partners with VISION CARE IT Architecture to architect the business solution. He/she has end-to-end responsibility for the
the Agile methodology is the primary option for delivering IT solutions. Is the primary contact with the Scrum
Team. Shares the product vision with the
Scrum team, and prioritizes and manages the backlog. Responsible for delivering Epics and User
Stories/Use Cases (Functional Specifications) to the Scrum team. Partners with the Scrum team to estimate the
duration and cost of the project. Schedules
demos of the IT solution with the business partners.
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.
- Responsible for planning and delivery for
changes in distribution & warehouse at Vision Care’s Jacksonville site.
- Integrate with PM from different projects on
VISION CARE platforms when it comes to planning and execution
- Build strong
partnerships with business at different levels of the organization
- Defines a clear vision for the software
product/application and is responsible for multi-generation product strategy
- Maximizes ROI by identifying and prioritizing
the product features by business value
- Business IT interface
- Understand the business’s needs and priorities
from the product
- Negotiate with the business to see what items
(story points) are built and which are backlogged based on capacity, business
value and priority
- Accountable for the development work getting
- Business requirements analysis
- Creating Epics/User Stories /Use Cases
- Defines Acceptance criteria
- Understands Product complexity and how to
prioritize business requirements
- Understands development estimates and how
levels of effort impact the priority of requirements
- Program oversight
- Tracks progress of product development in the
context of the larger program (scrum master owns day to day burn down charts)
- Partners with Scrum Master to estimate
- Reports back to the business on status of the
delivery of features, functionality, and applications
- Has a combination of global and regional
accountability depending on Product Line scope
large, International (cross region) and complex projects under tight time
- Define team
goals and deliverables that support business goals in collaboration with
lead, coach, motivate and inspire the team to both deliver on agreed plans and
to continuously improve, innovate and exceed.
- Develop and
coach the individuals to maximize their growth and development
- Manage to
assure compliance and adherence to all regulatory and business requirements and
inspire a Credo driven team
business and technical challenges to deliver on time, cost and quality and to
ensure realization of business benefits
communicate team expectations and status to team members and stakeholders in a
timely and clear fashion.
- Product vision, roadmap and priorities
- Prioritized epics/story points
- User acceptance criteria
– Approximate Percentage of Time
- 25% - Understands
business processes and goals. Defines
the business value of the IT solution. Works with the business stakeholders to
prioritize demand. Partners with VISION
CARE IT Architecture to select technology that meets business requirements.
- 25% - 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
- 10% - Works
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.
- 10% - 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 BUIT
counterparts in other sectors to share technologies/ideas.
- 15% - Supports
the distribution operations as a member of Warehouse Management System’s IT
support staff. Triage’s as well as works to resolve day to day support issues.
- Administrative work.
- A minimum of a bachelor’s degree
is required, an advanced degree is strongly preferred
- A minimum of 6 years of relevant
experience is required
- Ability to
translate business requirements into Functional Epics/Stories/Use Cases.
working across multiple levels of business and IT stakeholders.
- Knowledge of
technology trends and to apply this knowledge to existing business processes.
- Strong technology knowledge and how to apply that technology to support
of Warehouse Management System functionality.
Ability to determine capabilities and limitations of existing WMS.
understanding of databases systems, especially SQL (DDL as well as DML)
of the Java/J2EE platform. Ability to read code and design artifacts for
of ERP SAP functionality. Ability to
determine capabilities and limitations of existing SAP systems.
- Strong personal commitment to continuous business improvement, and
effectively collaborating and managing our business stakeholders
- Capable of working as part of a team and on own initiative. Capable to
change priorities quickly and influence others to do so.
- Capable of leading, coaching and influencing others.
- Ability embrace changes and to deliver IT solutions in a fast changing
- Ability to work in an Agile environment and working closely with shared
- Previous experience in working in a global, cross-functional capacity is
- Ability to manage complexity and ambiguity
- Strong problem solving, analytical and design skills are required.
written, presentation and verbal communication skills are required.
understanding of software development lifecycle (Agile/Scrum preferred).
knowledge of Database technology.
knowledge of supply chain order fulfilment business processes and healthcare
strong program/project management and budgeting skills.
experience in working in a global, cross-functional capacity is required.
ability to apply IT technology to solve business problems, very good written
and oral communication skills, very good interpersonal skills, ability to work
in a team environment, and strong negotiating skills.
to create a strategic plan around key business drivers.
to present ideas in front of business and technical stakeholders.
Owner certification is a plus (and will be required to achieve in the role)
- PMP / FPX
certification is a plus
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