General Electric Sr Lifecycle Operations Engineer in Jacksonville, Florida

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.

At GE Digital, we are creating technology and solutions to enable social, mobile, analytical and cloud capabilities for the Industrial Internet. The Industrial Internet is an open, global network that connects people, data and machines. It’s about making infrastructure more intelligent and advancing the industries critical to the world we live in. At GE, we believe it’s about the future of industry—energy, healthcare, transportation, manufacturing. It’s about making the world work better. GE is transforming itself to become the world's premier digital industrial company, executing critical outcomes for our customers. Explore how you can drive greater asset reliability, lower operating costs, reduce risk and accelerate operational performance with our Predix platform and software solutions.

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 the Sr Lifecycle Operations Engineer, you will be responsible for leading the Digital Technology efforts for the Jacksonville Aviation facility. In this role, you will sit on the plant manager's staff and address the strategic and tactical Digital issues of this shop.

Essential Responsibilities:

This role requires strong project, interpersonal, leadership, compliance and change skills. The individual will report operationally to plant manager and functionally to the Electronics Digital Technology Value Stream Leader

  • Contribute to a variety of functions in the program management domain including delivery of multiple products, product areas, or platforms, management of issues, roadblocks, dependencies, overlaps, over-scopes, and communication management

  • Accelerate the brilliant factory roadmap by optimizing factory operations through introduction of advanced manufacturing technologies, improve machine monitoring and increasing productivity.

  • Leverage modern data integration and visualization tools to develop supply chain data and process analytics

  • Works on cross-functional projects/teams to deliver technology solutions for the business

  • Communicates across direct organization and across the Digital Technology function in area of expertise

  • Presents to senior leaders in specific technical space and on cross-functional teams on how technologies interconnect and contribute to overall strategy

  • Drive operations and strategy for all areas of IT including shop floor technology and applications

  • Evaluate opportunities within the shop and across the value stream to further the GE digital industrial journey

  • Evaluate new user technologies (office automation and collaboration tools, mobile devices, wearable, etc.…) to improve overall employee experience and increase productivity

  • Partner with the other Unison Digital Technology employees across the U1 (Jacksonville, Norwich, and Saltillo) facilities to address Unison Digital requirements

  • Engage, select and direct Daily Work Schedule - Friday 8 Daily Work Schedule - Monday 8 Daily Work Schedule - Saturday 0 Daily Work Schedule - Sunday 0 Daily Work Schedule - Thursday 8 Daily Work Schedule - Tuesday 8 Daily Work Schedule - Wednesday 8 IT contract and vendor resources as required

  • Integrate and operate with other site DT leaders on initiatives that impact the Supply Chain sites

  • Coordinate with all remote CIO / CTO groups & technology services organizations on infrastructure upgrades, application rollouts, and operational support

  • Manage the site DT budget and planning

  • Focal point for site Data Security / Privacy procedures and processes Qualifications/Requirements: Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Information Systems, Information Technology (IT), Computer Science or Engineering (or a high school diploma / GED with a minimum of 4 years of experience in Information Technology)

  • At least 5 additional years of experience with current information technologies and their implementation into the business functionEligibility Requirements

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

  • Proven leadership skill in both business planning and information technology

  • Knowledge of Oracle EBS or other ERP applications with additional hands-on experience

  • Discrete manufacturing experience

  • Able to use Six Sigma tools and techniques to drive change

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills

  • Capable and influential at project management

  • Quality and cost driven

  • Experience in Business Intelligence, Data Analytics, Brilliant/Smart Factory, and Machine Monitoring#DTR Locations: United States; Florida; JacksonvilleGE 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.