Symantec Globalization Program Manager in Blanchardstown, Ireland

Responsibilities

Program Management

  • Lead, drive and manage a team of resources to complete the timely globalization of Symantec products to high quality standards.

  • Manage multiple active projects in a portfolio of Symantec product.

  • Plan, prepare and schedule translation, review, engineering and linguistic tasks to be conducted on multiple projects.

  • Accountable for accurate budget forecasting, the management of project costs, and the controlling of changes or over-runs.

  • Conduct and drive retrospectives and lessons learnt from a product and language quality perspective to deliver tangible improvements in processes, tools and products.

  • Manage risks, issues, and escalations.

Stakeholder Management

  • Strong stakeholder engagement and management with product development teams up to senior levels.

  • Partner with product teams and key contacts to ensure Globalization have accurate project roadmaps for a period of up to one year in the future.

  • Influence Globalization leadership and functional leaders where required to improve processes that impact product delivery.

Quality Management

  • Own the language quality strategy for an assigned portfolio of products

  • Owning and driving high quality language releases for each product in the assigned portfolio.

  • Drive the execution of the Language quality reviews across all assigned products in a portfolio.

  • Plan and coordinate with regional/local offices to conduct language quality reviews and approvals.

  • Coordinate the management of language assets to optimize leverage and improve consistency.

  • Conduct analysis on quality results, source and target language content, and processes in order to improve.

  • Support translation and review vendors with product information and reference material.

  • Coordinate term harvesting and terminology translation process for assigned products.

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