Global Learning and Development Director

Duties & Responsibilities A key element of Teradyne's HR strategy is to create a global platform of development plans, processes and tools with a focus and impact on leadership development, culture, values, innovation and diversity of thought.  With multiple generations in the company, Teradyne strives to meet development needs across those generations and various businesses, globally.     2018 was a standout year for both Teradyne as a company (with financial performance ahead of expectations) and for HR.    September's 2018 Organisational Health Survey had an exceptional participation rate and was above the 75th percentile engagement score.  Two areas were highlighted as needing attention from Corporate - L&D and Performance Management. Teradyne is seeking a new Global L&D Director to lead that charge.     Reporting to the VP HR, there are three key outcomes this new hire should achieve in year one:   Using the Survey results and by meetings with HRBPs, managers and employees, identify the Learning and Development priorities. Based on the Learning and Development priorities agreed upon, work in-conjunction with Executive leadership to build a multi-year L&D plan, taking responsibility for the development, deployment and coordination of new and existing training programs for employees at all levels in the company. Work with leadership and employees to review and revise Teradyne's Performance Management process.     Duties and Responsibilities   The Director will lead the advancement of leadership capability including key programs and processes such as; succession planning, talent reviews, assessments (360 and behavioural), executive coaching, team building interventions, executive on-boarding and the KPIs to measure success.     While this role is focused on the leadership pipeline, the position holder needs to be an innovator across the talent management spectrum, capable of designing programs that help manage talent holistically. The successful candidate will:                 Lead different initiatives on key elements of HR strategy, fostering diversity, inclusion and driving innovation. Promote a creative and exciting culture of learning. Provide thought leadership for the design and development of talent management programs needed to ensure the agility of the organisation and the effective engagement of people. Closely partner with the HR Business Partner community to deliver global and impactful development programs for the senior management population. Own responsibility for Teradyne's L&D offerings for various business across the world. Own leadership management of L&D systems, policies and processes including needs analysis, planning, budgeting, recording and reporting. Be an expert in designing and/or procuring development programs, processes and tools for the leadership population. Identify performance gaps and create solutions to improve individual and team performance. In collaboration with employees and managers, develop a plan to make improvements in Performance Management process. Create and own annual talent reviews and succession planning process and strategies. Own future organizational surveys. Assist or lead in the development of programs targeted at improving organizational effectiveness (for example org planning and design, decision making and empowerment, team cohesion and change management). Contribute to the promotion of L&D throughout Teradyne, developing and improve learning approaches including through coaching and the use of technology. Build and sustain productive relationships with external partners and other business leaders and stakeholders to support the efficient and effective operation of the L&D function. Identify new digital solutions that address the learning needs across a mix of generations. Work with subject matter experts to develop scalable learning solutions. Manage internal pipeline development and nurture Teradyne talent pools, supporting high potential employees. Track, monitor and report the related metrics, evaluations and impact of solutions. Design and build a new interface with the onboarding function, presently owned by Talent Acquisition. Risk and Control: ensure that all activities and duties are carried out in full compliance with Teradyne's regulatory requirements and internal policies. Basic Qualifications, Experience, Skills & Education Required Bachelor's Degree required.  Masters, MBA preferred. A minimum of ten years of experience in the development and deployment of learning activities for employees. Mastered facilitation skills, including business skills training relating to communication and interpersonal skills, presentation skills, leadership and management skills. Adept at building rapport and building effective working relationships with people at all levels. Demonstrate a high level of resilience and sense of wellbeing. Strong project and program management experience. True ability and experience to work with geographically dispersed stakeholders. The ability to embrace and drive change. Organized with strong analytical skills. Excellent stakeholder management skills. A strong track record in working with blended learning. Being cognizant that technology is transforming traditional L&D processes (the move away from intensive full day coursesto self-serve, bite sized game / video driven applications). Strategic thinker that gets things done. Effective communicator and influencer with outstanding writing, editing and verbal communication skills. Ability to communicate effectively with technical and non-technical team members. Excellent presentation skills.   Behaviours and capability that can help define success in this role include:    Strong executive presence. A natural leader and collaborator. Analytical horsepower. A creative-innovator with a finely developed sense of EQ. Well-steeped in all things talent and emerging in the field - resourceful across the make, buy or build continuum. Gets things done - offers great solutions delivered with pace. What are Teradyne's core values? Honesty and integrity; company without doors; and customers count on us. All of our offices are open; all of our cubes are the same size.  We don't differentiate based on rank.  It's all about what do you know and what can you contribute. We value personal responsibility and initiative. We appreciate and encourage diversity in our workforce and understand the value added to the work environment and the business when contributions are made from a variety of viewpoints and experiences.    We dig into our work and encourage input from every team member, regardless of age, education or experience. That means you have the opportunity to be recognized, while ultimately defining your own career path. We're looking for enthusiastic team players who are just as comfortable collaborating with others as working independently in a fast-paced environment. Ouremployees are on the cutting edge of technology in that they get to see technology that is coming three to five years down the road.  We are at the cusp of real transformation in the markets we serve.  If you want to be a part of innovative leaps and bounds and be inspired to change the face of technology, Teradyne is the place for you. Position Subject to ITAR controls No Relocation Available (Some relocation assistance has been approved for this role) No Job Categories G&A Shift 1st EEO Statement: 14712BR
Salary Range: NA
Minimum Qualification
11 - 15 years

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