Business Process Improvement Manager, Semiconductor PMO (72412)

Location: Austin, US

Company: Advanced Micro Devices

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What you do at AMD changes everything 
 

At AMD, we push the boundaries of what is possible.  We believe in changing the world for the better by driving innovation in high-performance computing, graphics, and visualization technologies – building blocks for gaming, immersive platforms, and the data center. 
 

Developing great technology takes more than talent: it takes amazing people who understand collaboration, respect, and who will go the “extra mile” to achieve unthinkable results.  It takes people who have the passion and desire to disrupt the status quo, push boundaries, deliver innovation, and change the world.   If you have this type of passion, we invite you to take a look at the opportunities available to come join our team.
 

THE ROLE:

The Business Process Improvement Manager will conduct project management activities and Lean Six Sigma training and mentoring to support Global Operations initiatives.   This person will ensure that projects are conducted in accordance with best practice PMO concepts and methodologies.  Further responsible for contributing to positive change, innovation, and driving cutting edge improvements to processes and procedures through the PM team. 

THE PERSON:

 The ideal candidate will be a high energy individual with a bachelor’s degree or higher, preferably in a technical field.  Also, this person will have demonstrated experience of progressively increasing Lean Six Sigma and PMO responsibilities.  A PMP certification and/or LSS belt certification is preferred for this role. 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Manage projects
  • Demonstrated success of working across functional organizations, driving teams in the creation of project strategies and plans
  • Ability to network, build relationships and drive effective decision-making across multiple functions and levels within the organization
  • Customer focused and solution-oriented mindset approach to leading work with PMO leadership, project sponsors and stakeholders to develop solutions and project plans that deliver against objectives
  • ISO certification program expertise (nice to have)
  • Proactively drive risk mitigation, governance, and compliance
  • Excellent verbal, written and presentation skill

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE:

  • Advocate for team tools and other resources.
  • Implementation of PMO phased approach across the Global Operations projects. 
  • Implementation of Lean Six Sigma methodologies across Global Operations projects.
  • Collaborate with team members to improve cross-functional, multi-level organizational hierarchy project participation.
  • Management and evaluation of project financial and revenue impacts/returns and meet stated ROI.
  • Individual hands-on management of select projects.
  • Structure and execute complex analysis, draw insights, and communicate summary findings/recommendations to senior management both project and organizational.
  • Return on Investment achievement across managed projects
  • Risk mitigation and management
  • Project key milestone achievement
  • Organizational efficiency and innovation as indicated by improvements in project volume/success

 

LOCATION:

Austin, Tx

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Requisition Number: 72412 
Country: United States State: Texas City: Austin 
Job Function: Corporate Development 

 

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