OSRDR Program Manager

  • Company: Oracle
  • Location: Burlington, Massachusetts
  • Posted: January 20, 2017
  • Reference ID: 170002OB
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You will be part of a team within Oracle Labs whose role is to acquire and manage the data for research. The Oracle Secure Research Data Repository (OSRDR) is a company-wide resource available to research and development teams; the OSRDR provides the means to access and operate on sensitive data. This team manages the process to acquire and curate the data used for high-value research.
As an OSRDR Program Manager, you will be responsible to manage the process to inbound and maintain the data that comes into the data repository. You will interact with functional, technical, security, and legal people in many parts of Oracle to formulate the workflow requests and resolve any issues that arise in the approval process. You will be a problem solver and expediter, helping researchers get access to data while maintaining compliance to Oracle policies and procedures.

The position requires strong project management skills; being pro-active and detail-oriented, able to move a project through the approval process and resolve issues as they arise. Consistent, transparent compliance with Oracle policies is required, and in the places where there is ambiguity, your role will be to bring clarity to the process. A technical background is helpful but not a hard requirement. The successful candidate must be a good communicator in both written and verbal formats, and be professional and diplomatic when dealing with the various stakeholders.

Specific duties include:

  • Drive the governance process for inbounding and using data in the OSRDR
  • Track and report on projects moving though the governance process
  • Liaison with OSRDR users; assist in creating workflow requests
  • Liaison with various Oracle teams, including function, technical, legal, security, and IT in accordance with OSRDR governance
  • Create and maintain collateral material regarding OSRDR procedures and best practices
  • Oversee routine audits of OSRDR operations
  • Manage requests through Oracle's Corporate Security Architecture Review Board (CSARB) related to OSRDR operations
  • Document the process and work continuously to improve it
  • Identify areas for automating workflow and reporting

Manage the development and implementation process of a specific company product.

Manage the development and implementation process of a specific company product involving departmental or cross-functional teams focused on the delivery of new or existing products. Plan and direct schedules and monitor budget/spending. Monitor the project from initiation through delivery. Organize the interdepartmental activities ensuring completion of the project/product on schedule and within budget constraints. Assign and monitor work of systems analysis and program staff, providing technical support and direction.

Work is non-routine and very complex, involving the application of advanced technical/business skills in area of specialization. Leading contributor individually and as a team member, providing direction and mentoring to others. BS or MS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. Seven years of project management, product design or related experience preferred.

Oracle is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability and protected veterans status or any other characteristic protected by law.

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