gTech's Strategy and Operations team (gSO) is made up of strategic partners and trusted advisors that drive success and transformative changes for gTech. We create value through deep functional and business expertise combined with analytical rigor to formulate and deliver strategies. Using core capabilities strategy, analytics, and communications we empower gTech to do amazing things to land the present, and build for the future.
The Google Technical Services team (known as gTech) provides technical expertise across all Google products to support our global Sales and Partnerships teams. We fix any issue on behalf of customers and partners; and collaborate closely with Google's engineering groups to create technical solutions that enable our sales organization to help our customers' businesses grow. The gTech Strategy and Operations organization provides thought partnership to our business partners via business critical insights using analytics. We ensure cross functional alignment of goals and execution, and helps teams drive strategic partnerships and new initiatives forward. gTech Strategy and Operations stays focused on aligning the highest-level company priorities with strong day-to-day operations. We help gTech to land the present and shape the future of gTech. In this Strategy and Operations Lead role, you will be support strategy development and implementation for the Product and Tool organization which serves as the interface between Google Engineering and gTech, Google's largest operating team.
Google creates products and services that make the world a better place, and gTech's role is to help bring them to life. Our teams of trusted advisors support customers globally. Our solutions are rooted in our technical skill, product expertise, and a thorough understanding of our customers' complex needs. Whether the answer is a bespoke solution to solve a unique problem, or a new tool that can scale across Google, everything we do aims to ensure our customers benefit from the full potential of Google products.
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Bachelor's degree, or equivalent practical experience.
Experience structuring analysis using spreadsheet/presentation software.
Experience in organizational design, corporate strategy or equivalent project management experience in a technology firm
Experience in management consulting, investment banking, or equivalent strategy/project management experience at a technology firm.
MBA or graduate degree, or equivalent practical experience.
Experience with business/financial modeling and analytical tools/techniques (e.g., statistics, SQL, Looker, or Tableau)
Superb problem-solving skills with experience executing complex strategic and operational initiatives in a demanding, change-oriented, fast-paced environment requiring a high degree of deadline-driven productivity.
Proven ability to work with different team members to design processes and implement strategic projects that solve business problems.
High proficiency with structuring strategic analysis and messaging using spreadsheets and presentations.
Knowledge of best practices in business operations, knowledge of service operations, customer support operations, internet/online media.
Serve as thought partner and trusted advisor to the gTech Product and Tool organization's executive leadership, helping to land the present and shape the future of gTech.
Identify and drive Product- and Tool-specific analyses and deep-dive projects, driving partnership across teams to implement recommendations.
Collaborate with cross-functional stakeholders in annual business planning, key organizational metrics, and other operationally strategic projects.
Work closely with leaders to provide operational business reviews.
Partner with gTech Product and Tool business partners and Engineering stakeholders to support landing product and tool launches.