Pearson Jobs

Job Information

Pearson Manager Product Technical Operations in Sri Lanka


● Manage the 24x7 product technical operations team from Colombo, Sri Lanka

● Manage & work on Roster Management, Shift management, New hires & Training

● Identifies project requirements by collaborating with our stakeholders, analyzing operational data, determining areas of improvement, documenting plan, & delivering on agreed objective.

● Develops solutions by collecting problems and issues from trending report data, investigating possible resolutions by process automation, and executing on agreed plan

● In depth ServiceNow reporting providing daily/weekly/monthly trends inside and outside of our peak periods

● Ability to take ServiceNow reports and convert into dashboard views for executive teams to review

● Attend daily/weekly/monthly status meetings to ensure operational activities are functioning properly with no breaks in service

● Collaborate with global teams ensuring staffing needs are met to ensure proper coverage for support requirements

● Collaboration with other Technology groups within the organization to successfully complete assigned projects pertaining to the product support function

● Ability to understand technology stacks, whether on-prem data center applications or cloud-based applications

The Ideal Candidate

● Deals well with ambiguous or undefined problems; ability to think abstractly

● Comfortable performing requirements analysis, interfacing with stakeholders of various levels and documenting solutions

● Excellent interpersonal skills

● Ability to articulate technical topics to non-technical audiences both in writing, in diagrams and in person

● Energetic team player who works well across boundaries and readily adapts to change and enjoys rapid development

● Confident of your skills, abilities and willing to share what you know, while learning from others

Minimum Qualifications:

● Experience with ITIL concepts and practices.

● Knowledge and use of agile concepts and practices

● General knowledge of Data Center & Cloud Concepts

● Ability to work in a global setting with flexibility of working across time zones

● Problem solving skills

● General project management skills and practices

Learning is the most powerful force for change in the world. More than 20,000 Pearson employees deliver our products and services in nearly 200 countries, all working towards a common purpose – to help everyone achieve their potential through learning. We do that by providing high quality, digital content and learning experiences, as well as assessments and qualifications that help people build their skills and grow with the world around them. We are the world’s leading learning company. Learn more at


Organization: Corporate Strategy & Technology

Schedule: FULL_TIME

Req ID: 3421