Director, Supply Chain Digital Development

Job Description:

The Product and Technology Director, Supply Chain Digital Development will drive a world class IT organization, leveraging digital and agile methodologies to partner with the business to enable capabilities that directly affect customer experience and extend the T-Mobile brand promise. This role will oversee 4-6 direct reports and initially a small internal team and a large managed service team, and will grow the internal capabilities over time. The role will engage directly with the business and influence both the what' and the how' of T-Mobile's business priorities. The director will influence $20-$30M of indirect capital spend and directly influence $25-$30M of capital spend, as well as overseeing a multi-million dollar opex budget.

Responsibilities:


Going a little deeper, we're inviting you to:

  • Engage the business to understand and participate in setting priority for capability enablement
  • Develop a roadmap for capabilities to be delivered to the business
  • Lead teams for delivery of high quality, timely software development services within budget developed with agile methodologies
  • Make technology choices to build digital capabilities to transform the T-Mobile supply chain operations and resultant customer experience
  • Partner with and eventually become responsible for operations of the tools and capabilities developed under this role's guidance
  • Lead and manage relationship with managed service partners to insure delivery of timely and high-quality services
  • Recommend and implement new technology directions in collaboration with other Product & Technology solution delivery teams
  • Ensure development teams are staffed with talent that is required to develop, deliver and manage systems required by the business to produce outstanding results
  • Foster a culture focused on innovation and data-driven, constant improvement of technology delivery processes, tools and methodologies with a focus on efficiency and automation



Qualifications:

  • Broad experience in supply chain operations and technology delivery, ideally in a retail environment
  • Proven ability to develop successful strategies for leapfrog digital solutions to business challenges
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver results in transformative situations; this is not a tread water' position
  • Demonstrated experience holding managed service partners to high levels of quality service delivery
  • Ability to communicate with business leaders in terms that are meaningful to them and which focus on business impact/outcomes
  • Strong leader who can effectively collaborate with business, internal technical, and managed service team leading through influence
  • Experience working in growth environments and a proven change agent
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively lead a large and organizationally complex technology staff and collaborate productively with other parts of the organization
  • Ability to understand business needs through collaboration with Business Solution Directors who work directly with the business
  • Strong skills in negotiating service agreements with vendors
  • Exceptionally principled leader with direct experience operating secure and compliant platforms; direct experience with SOX control definition, operation and ownership highly desired
  • Exceptional communication skills, both verbal and written, regardless of audience, medium, or forum
  • Decisive leader who can move business forward quickly while balancing time, cost, and quality
  • Agile; thrives in a fast-paced, constantly shifting environment
  • Collaborative, yet influential
  • Strong business acumen; incorporates overall objective in developing strategy and decisions
  • Has awareness of each team member's career goals; facilitates development discussions; provides challenging tasks and assignments to promote development
  • Minimum 5-7 years management/leadership of support and operational service teams
  • Overall technology experience, 10+ years
  • Bachelors Degree; Masters Degree or equivalent experience is a plus

Enough about what you've done. Let's talk about who you are.
  • Thrives in a high pressure, fast-paced environment
  • Service oriented mindset
  • Earns and maintain trust with executives, customers, peers and team members. Is able to level with people at multiple levels
  • Strong leadership skills and the ability to build work across an organization that is experiencing rapid growth
  • Energetic, innovative, and resourceful
  • Flexible and adaptable, with the ability to evaluate the need for change and the impact of those changes to the business
  • Results driven, ensuring short-term goals are achieved that support long-term initiatives with an appropriate sense of urgency
  • Strategically-minded, contributing to the development of a coherent overarching strategic vision for the company
  • Exceptional communication skills, both verbal and written, regardless of audience, medium, or forum
  • Decisive leader who is able to move business forward quickly while balancing time, cost, and quality
  • Ability to influence and obtain buy-in across all levels; possesses executive maturity
  • Demonstrated ability to build trust and strong cross-functional relationships across an organization to achieve common goals
  • Able to motivate and mobilize others; creates a team environment where everyone wants to do their best and deliver results
  • A hands-on leader; broadly shares responsibility and accountability of both routine and important tasks and decisions
  • Holds others accountable by monitoring progress and results, and gives effective feedback; able to make tough decisions when appropriate


Company Profile:

As America's Un-carrier, T-Mobile US, Inc. (NASDAQ: TMUS) is redefining the way consumers and businesses buy wireless services through leading product and service innovation. The company's advanced nationwide 4G and 4G LTE network delivers outstanding wireless experiences for customers who are unwilling to compromise on quality and value. Based in Bellevue, Washington, T-Mobile US provides services through its subsidiaries and operates its flagship brands, T-Mobile and MetroPCS. For more information, please visit http://www.t-mobile.com

EOE Statement:

We Take Equal Opportunity Seriously - By Choice

T-Mobile USA, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All decisions concerning the employment relationship will be made without regard to age, race, ethnicity, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, marital status, citizenship status, veteran status, the presence of any physical or mental disability, or any other status or characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law. Discrimination or harassment based upon any of these factors is wholly inconsistent with our Company values and will not be tolerated. Furthermore, such discrimination or harassment may violate federal, state, or local law.


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