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Global Business Operations Manager

Are you innately curious, passionate about building impactful operations and a truth seeker using data? Splunk is looking for a Business Operations Manager to join its dynamic Global Business Operations (GBO) team to boost Spunk’s fast growing business. The GBO team ensures data driven decision-making and operations scaling throughout the company. As a member of the team, you'll be detail-oriented and conscientious, analytical and curious. You're a strong problem-solver, who uses both quantitative and qualitative methods to get things done. And most importantly, you are an individual who wonders "What if?" And are relentless in seeking out the solution.

This individual will play an important role in how we “bring data to everything” with expertise and passion to help scale Splunk teams and the business across the globe. The individual's knowledge of data, along with deep business context, will enable in providing actionable analysis to ensure our GBO organization and Business Leaders are well-informed and able to make thoughtful, data backed decisions.

Responsibilities: I want to and can do that

  • Define critical KPIs, metrics and dashboards, and to help teams manage performance and create operational rigor
  • Develop a deep understanding of the key drivers of our business and how different teams’ work contribute to them
  • Deliver insights & recommendations for decision making and scale
  • Conduct interviews and deep dive sessions with leadership at all levels across the company, to identify requirements and build a long term data and operational scaling strategy, and execute on it
  • Takes ownership and independently leads company wide initiatives to achieve company goals and targets

Requirements: I’ve already done that or have that!

  • Entrepreneurial self-starter. Thrive in a fast paced environment and am independently capable of seeking information, corralling resources, and delivering results without waiting for direction
  • Articulate with excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Thrive on combining rigorous data-driven analysis, strong business and product judgment, and an ability to work well across teams to solve complex problems, and have done so at a fast-growing technology company.
  • You’ve had Business Operations, program management, consulting, investing, analytics, growth, and/or product management
  • Understands drivers and moving parts in fast growth companies, and has led change at the highest level

Education: Got it!

  • A minimum of 8 years of related experience with a Bachelor’s degree; or 6 years and a Master’s degree; or a PhD with 3 years experience; or equivalent experience in strategic, analytical or operational roles
  • Excellent problem-framing and problem-solving skills

We value diversity at our company. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or any other applicable legally protected characteristics in the location in which the candidate is applying. For job positions in San Francisco, CA, and other locations where required, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

 
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