General Electric Sr Staff Technical Product Manager in Van Buren Township, Michigan

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 our new Sr Staff Technical Product Manager (“PM”), you will report to the Finance Data Lake Outcomes Leader and be responsible to create strong working relationships & influence across 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:

  • Identify opportunities, factor/influence client demand, define/manage requirements, establish/refine product management processes and be a domain/business expert for the portfolio to guide teams

  • Responsible for requirements backlog and roadmap for one or more products

  • Define/manage requirements, follow product management processes and be a product expert

  • Work cross functionally across engineering, stakeholders, users, analysts and senior management teams to formulate and execute the strategy

  • Establish and manage relationship across GE businesses & sub-businesses, shared functions and global operations at management and technical expert’s levels

  • Deliver business & technical collaterals (such as value proposition, value proposition, migration & sunset analysis, data sheet, product overview, FAQ, recorded demos, webinars)

  • Make recommendations on tools and processes required to aggressively drive our products forward relative to both new and existing products and services through enhancements, research, cost, voice of the customer, analysis, and reporting

  • About 20% of the time to travel within US and globally Qualifications/Requirements: Basic Qualifications

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

  • A minimum of 7 years of technical experience – project management, data visualization & analysis and finance systems

  • A minimum of 7 years of product management experience

  • A minimum of 7 years of software experience with proven track record

  • 5+ years of experience designing and delivering finance systems solutions with specific focus on analytics

  • 2 years of experience with ingestion, operations and outcomes within a data lakeEligibility 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

  • Must be willing to travel Desired Characteristics: Technical Expertise:

  • Leverages market data, and opportunity cost to drive areas of portfolio focus (Product & Services)

  • Aligns goals, feature sets, capabilities to business objectives for the product

  • Expertise in a variety of financial or accounting systems and processes

  • Experience designing and delivering finance systems solutions – particularly in the analytics arenaBusiness Acumen:

  • Strong business analysis and problem-solving skills

  • Evaluates products & processes to assure compliance. Measures the impact of trends (cyclical or a shift) and takes action relative to product value position and overall strategy

  • Ability to interact at all levels of the organization and with other GE businessesLeadership:

  • Ability to work with cross-functional teams to help build effective processes

  • Proactively identifies and removes project obstacles or barriers on behalf of the team

  • Articulates the story, uses two-way communication and influences outcomes and ongoing results

  • Strong oral and written communication skillsPersonal Attributes:

  • Effectively directs and mentors others in critical thinking skills

  • Proactively engages with cross-functional teams to resolve issues and design solutions using critical thinking and analytical skills and best practices

  • Influences and energizes others toward the common vision and goal. Maintains excitement for a process and drives to new directions of meeting the goal in the face of unfavorable odds and setbacksDTR Locations: United States; Michigan; Van Buren TownshipGE 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.