Associate Director - Strategy & Planning & Execution

Bengaluru

Assistant Director - Technical Program Management

We are looking for a seasoned program manager who can help us deliver long-term product
vision for the engineering teams. You will also be responsible for providing scalable platform
solutions to tech teams. As TPM, you will collaborate with a highly-talented team of tech
leaders, UX designers, program/product managers and analysts to continuously push the
boundaries.


Engineering Teams:-
Myntra’s SF Engineering team builds the technology platform that personalizes our
customer’s shopping experience and enables the smooth flow of products from suppliers to our
customers’ doorstep. We work on areas such as building massive-scale mobile and
web-applications, engaging user-interfaces, user personalization platform, content systems,
search systems, imaging and visualization systems for products etc. We are a technology team
where each individual has a huge impact and get to experience the delight of your hard labor
being visible to real users. You will work closely with the business in shaping our product and
serve hundreds of millions of Indians! You will have the opportunity to be part of a rapidly
growing SF organization and gain exposure to all the parts of a comprehensive ecommerce
platform. The SF team at Myntra-Jabong operates within distinct verticals which are (Storefront
– Services Platform, Storefront Platforms for personalization & Store Channels (Client Apps)).

Myntra's Supply Chain Management systems form the backbone of our core business
and customer experience. Any business runs on a simple construct of Demand (Consumer) and
Supply (Producer). However, a set of complex and intricate methods, processes and systems
connect the demand with supply in a deterministic and predictable way. These methods,
processes and systems collectively form the Supply Chain for the business. SCM engineering
employs new-age technologies such as Distributed Computing constructs, Machine Learning,
Deep Learning, Computer Vision, Artificial Intelligence; scalable data stores in Mongo, Redis,
Cassandra, MySQL, Elastic Search, Solr; scalable programming constructs in Node.js, GoLang,
Java; JavaScript, Python, and new age frameworks such as ReactJS and ReactNative to solve
some of the hardest problems in the e-commerce business with world-class software products.


Roles & Responsibilities:-
Planning


Facilitates roadmap meetings. Ensures the business commit happens with proper coordination
across teams and scope is well understood. Derives functional specs and provides a solution
Architecture based on PRD. Ensures a proper project plan is available for all major features.
Coordination with and communication to all Stakeholders. Planning and administering the
overall program. Escalation point for any initiative within the overall program.


Execution

Owns the overall execution plan for all initiatives under the overall program. Ensure that teams
follow the agreed process and guidelines. Status communication to all stakeholders.( Business
& Engineering). Change Management. RISK management. Ensures that deliverables meet the
quality standards set. Responsible for all cross team communications. Maintains the KPI
Metrics @ division and Program Level.


Closure


Lessons Learned are documented and applied in further programs. Contracts are formally
closed and conduct necessary meetings to check and communicate that the key tenets of the
project are met or not. Transfer of Deliverable s to customer and support functions.

Desired Skills and Experience:-
? 15+ years of technical program management experience.
? Deep hands-on technical expertise & systems knowledge. Excellent understanding of
processing platforms and queues
? Must have exposure to leading product development within a high growth environment
? Ability to lead cross functional teams of developers, designers, DevOps engineers.
? A proven track record of delivering initiatives from conception through completion on
time, within budget and on or beyond scope.
? Requirement gathering, definition, and documentation experience & manage release
schedules
? Ability to communicate effectively at all levels with executives and technical teams.
? Ability to handle multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment & deep understanding of
software development in a team, and a track record of shipping software on time
? Must have experience managing senior managers as direct reports and ability handling
small to medium size teams.