General Electric Principal Digital Product Manager in Atlanta, Georgia

About Us:

GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www.ge.com/sites/default/files/15-000845%20EEO%20combined.pdf . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Role Summary:

As our new Principal Digital Product Manager, you will be responsible for creating strong working

relationships & influence across executive leadership, product management, engineering and

other functional groups to execute the strategy within CoE, across GE businesses, partners and

customers. You may mentor one or more junior product managers.

Essential Responsibilities:

As a domain expert for your portfolio, you will engage

customers at mid-level management and technical levels to develop/refine

portfolio strategy, influence customer behavior; industry direction and execute

strategy.

As the Senior PM, you will elevate how we engage with

internal and external software businesses. You will be accountable for driving

successful delivery of products from GE Software, making recommendations on

extending software solutions, and representing General Electric to the outside

market, including customers, partners and analysts.

In this role you will:

  • Responsible for product line performance with targets onorders, revenue, cost & margin. Identifies and influences market trends andopportunities.

  • Drives vision & strategy, roadmap and product lifecyclefor sub business unit and its portfolio of products & solutions.

  • Participate in events and industry associations to influencethe direction for the business and technology in the segment.

  • Be a domain/business expert for the portfolio to guide andmentor teams, and establish/refine product management processes.

  • Work cross functionally across engineering, marketing,sales, internal and external customers, analysts and senior management teams toformulate and execute the strategy.

  • Establish and manage relationship across GE businesses &sub-businesses, partners and customers at director level and above andtechnical expert levels across industries and geographies.

  • Establish strong working relationship with account managers,technical sales and user/developer community.

  • Global travel required as necessary.

  • This role is responsible for a large product or portfolio ofproducts/solutions from medium to high complexity with typical revenueinfluence / target in the range of $50-200M USD per year.

  • Will have strong financial acumen and accountability.

  • Responsible to create strong working relationship &influence across product management, engineering and other stakeholder groupsto successfully execute business strategy across GE businesses, partners andcustomers.

  • Will engage customers at director level and above as atrusted partner.

  • Cross functional leadership to define and execute the visionand strategy.

Qualifications/Requirements:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or in “STEM” Majors(Science, Technology, Engineering and Math).

  • A minimum of 10 years of technical experience along withestablished leadership credentials across product lines.

  • GE Leadership Program Graduates will get credit towardsrelevant work experience, commensurate to the program they have completed.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals foremployment visas, now or in the future, for this job.

  • Must be willing to travel.

  • Must be willing to work out of an office located in Atlanta,GA.

Desired Characteristics:

Technical Expertise:

  • Proactively drives portfolio and investment decision tobalance customer needs, install base requirements (refresh) and long termenterprise differentiation.

  • Evangelizes concepts beyond current offerings and considersbusiness model innovation (product, service and delivery innovations

Business Acumen:

  • Evangelizes new technology, predicts trends, and identifiesnew opportunities based on trends

  • Establishes relationships in the market intelligence andresearch community

Leadership:

  • Adopts a holistic systems perspective. Empathizes withmultiple points of view. Challenges program/product planning assumptions

  • Builds direct and "behind the scenes" support forideas, and leverages chains of indirect influence

Personal Attributes:

  • Proactively engages with cross-functional teams to resolveissues and design solutions using critical thinking and analytical skills andbest practices

  • Able to re-appropriate existing solutions to newrequirements and situations

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Locations: United States; Georgia; Atlanta

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeocselfprint_poster.pdf . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion​ of a background investigation and drug screen.