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Title:  Lead Program Manager, HR Operations


Sunnyvale, CA, US, 94089 Research Triangle Park, NC, US, 27709

Requisition ID:  32091


Are you data-driven?  We at NetApp believe in the transformative power of data – to expand customer touchpoints, to foster greater innovation, and to optimize operations.  We are designed for simplicity, optimized to protect, created to embrace future opportunity, and open to enrich choice.  We are the data authority for hybrid cloud, and we are helping our customers realize the full potential of their data.


We’ve built a Data Fabric for a data-driven world – to simplify and integrate data management across the resources that are best for the business.  With the Data Fabric, our customers can harness the power of cloud data services, build cloud infrastructures, and modernize storage through data management.

Job Summary

The Lead Program Manager for HR Operations serves as a critical role in working and partnering with the Vice President, Total Rewards & Systems. Will be responsible for defining and executing large-scale HR operational programs including those related to Total Rewards, Systems, and People Operations.

                This Lead Program Manager will also partner within and outside the HR Operations organization working cross functionally to lead complex HR initiatives—operating at the strategic and tactical level to design optimal workflows, determine tools/systems efficiencies, ensure appropriate                    resourcing and align internal processes.

               Serves as connection point to strategic PMO (and other functions) to ensure alignment with the broader HR organization and enterprise

              Key member of the HR Operations leadership team

Job Requirements

Responsible for developing global programs and initiatives

Manages the strategic planning process for the HR Operations organization, in partnership with the Vice President, Total Rewards & Systems

Develops operational policies, processes, and capabilities within the function

Manages program-level initiatives and ensures cross-functional involvement

Partners with leaders to address continuous improvement initiatives

Executes change management process of programs and initiatives throughout HR Operations organization

Drives large scale organizational changes and transformational programs, such as organizational design for the HR Operations organization

Leads operational activities within the Total Rewards, Systems, and People Operations functions including project management, project prioritization, and budget management



10+ years of relevant experience preferred

BS/BA or equivalent; Master’s degree/advanced certifications preferred

Proven ability to prioritize and drive multiple concurrent projects to success
Proven ability to consistently and positively contribute in a high-paced, changing work environment

              Strong communication, collaboration & analytical/metric driven capabilities

               erves as the “glue” of the HR Operations organization, working through ambiguity to help the team align, focus, and deliver


So get ready to tap into the data visionary within, and join us as we accelerate digital transformation and empower our customers to change the world with data!


If you ask a NetApp employee why they work here, the answer is inevitably the same: the people. At NetApp, our culture is at the heart of what we do. We place importance in trust, integrity, teamwork, and caring above all else. NetApp is a place where people are empowered to make a difference. Empowered to innovate. Empowered to collaborate. Empowered to help ourselves and others be data-driven and change the world. We take care of each other, our customers, our partners, and our communities simply because it’s the right thing to do.


We work hard but also recognize the importance of work-life balance for our employees because what’s important to them is important to us!  Recently we implemented Family First, which encourages employees to take paid time off to bond with a new child (through birth or adoption) or to care for a family member with a serious health condition.  Our volunteer time off program is best in class, offering employees 40 hours of paid time off per year to donate their time with their favorite organizations.  We provide comprehensive medical, dental, wellness and vision plans for you and your family.  We offer educational assistance, legal services, and access to discounts and fitness centers. We also offer financial savings programs to help you plan for your future.  


Join us and see what empowerment can do. 



Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Vets/Disabled

Nearest Major Market: San Jose
Nearest Secondary Market: Palo Alto

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