& Johnson is currently recruiting for an IT Lead – Innovation Programs and Product Development. This is a position with global focus and will be based in Skillman, NJ
or Fort Washington, PA.
Johnson & Johnson Consumer Products Company Division of Johnson
& Johnson Consumer Companies, Inc. develops and markets baby care, wound
care and skin care products that address the needs of consumers and health care
professionals and incorporate the latest innovations. The portfolio includes
heritage brands JOHNSON'S® Baby and BAND-AID® Brand, as well as leading skin
care brands such as AVEENO® and CLEAN & CLEAR®.
Johnson & Johnson Consumer IT is
recruiting for an IT Lead in Innovation Programs to drive initiatives for the
R&D IT organization. The key focus
is on delivering strategic and innovative solutions to the business while
assisting in managing the overall demand and prioritization. The selected candidate will be an IT Lead, in planning, influencing, shaping &
defining the overall IT strategic direction in support of the R&D Open
Innovation Platform, including responsibility for CAPRI, BPM, and the universal
R&D interface. The Global Product
Innovation IT group is focused on providing a centralized, highly responsive,
and intuitive interface for all global R&D associates to access
applications to drive faster product development cycles. This platform, and its associated
applications, leverages key enterprise Integration and DnA technologies like
webMethods, TribeFire and IMDG.
The candidate will become part of the Global Product Innovation
(GPI) organization, responsible for project managing multiple initiatives as
well as being a hands-on technical
leader with focus on developing and enhancing technical and business partner
relationships. The candidate should have
strong communication skills (written and presentation).
The successful candidate should possess
a working knowledge of the R&D & IT processes. The candidate will be
required to provide subject matter expertise working directly with business
partners, contractors, and other J&J organizations.
with the business partners to manage the overall IT demand & continously manage business partner expectations.
- Prepare and deliver regular updates and communications (verbal and
written) to the Business and IT Leadership teams, and extended business
and define business drivers, requirements definition, design gap analysis,
prototyping, execution and deployment activities.
- Function as a technical
application owner (TAO) for the existing technologies and applications
that support this function and ensure business partners are aware of new
and emerging technologies in the Open Innovation, Business Development,
Business Process Management, and UX/Digital Design.
research on current / future
technologies, processes and best practices, benchmark with other
internal J&J companies and external partners, and determine
application of new technologies in the Consumer Companies R&D
projects of medium complexity, and act as Liaison between the
various IT organizations to ensure successful delivery of initiatives to
the business partners.
- Lead efforts to standardize processes and technologies
- Champion the change management efforts of IT initiatives
with the business partner community.
with suppliers and vendors to evaluate software, hardware, or services and
Service Level Agreements are established and meet expectations of the
analysis, design, implementation, and maintenance activities.
- Actively participate as core
team member for key business/IT initiatives.
- Participate in the business
planning activities by identifying future business demand and ensuring
appropriate funding is in the business plan.
coaching/guidance to peers, junior team members, co-ops and/or
demonstrate knowledge seeking and sharing behaviors across IT
organizational boundaries in the performance of daily work and encourage
junior associates to do the same.
principles, concepts, and practices of the J&J Leadership Imperatives.
that J&J information assets are appropriately identified and valued,
and are protected by complying with and enforcing all local and worldwide
that security is considered and emphasized in all IT plans and actions.
- A minimum of a bachelor's degree is required.
- A minimum of 5 years of IT experience is
- Hands-on experience supporting R&D groups
- Hands-on disciplined project management skills
- Hands-on experience in one or more of the
following Cloud / SAAS / Mobile models is preferred.
- Hands-on experience with one or more of the
following webMethods / IMDG / BPM is preferred.
- Broad understanding of Design Principles (User
Interface and Business Process Mapping) is preferred.
demonstrated working knowledge of core application development principles
and J&J SDLC methodology is preferred.
- Demonstrated ability
to lead a team and manage work in accordance with full system lifecycle
(SDLC) from concept to production deployment is preferred.
experience supporting an application portfolio (post-launch) is required.
- Experience implementing global process/systems
United States-New Jersey-SkillmanOther Locations
North America-United States-Pennsylvania-Fort WashingtonOrganization
J & J Consumer Inc. (6101)Job Function
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