General Electric Project Manager in Albany, New York

About Us:

GE is the world's digital industrial company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. With people, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for customers by speaking the language of industry.

GE Digital is the leading software company for the Industrial Internet. The company develops software to design, build, operate and manage the entire asset lifecycle – enabling businesses across the energy, aviation, healthcare and manufacturing sectors to operate faster, smarter and more efficiently. All of industry will have to master digital to compete in the future by moving beyond automation to autonomous systems. GE Digital is a critical part of GE’s present and future by helping industrials unlock machine data to turn valuable insights into powerful business outcomes.

Headquartered in San Ramon, California, GE Digital is a global team of more than 26,000 with offices in Paris, Shanghai, Bangalore, New Orleans, Budapest and Detroit. We are defining what digital means in an industrial world. Together, we work to build the future.

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:

The Project Manager is responsible for managing software implementation and service projects. The Project Manager also works with clients and GEHC employees to plan and execute projects on schedule and within budget.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Creating and maintaining of project charters by collaborating with our commercial and other internal teams and obtaining sign-off from the client.

  • Facilitating and coordinating, as well as tracking, of day-to- day activities required to ensure the project is completed on time, successfully, and in a manner consistent with organizational goals, departmental policies, and/or the standard terms and conditions of the contract

  • Writing project schedules for assigned projects, which include clear milestones and assignment of project task responsibilities.

  • Develop and manage project within time and financial budget.

  • Managing client expectations of product and services.

  • Ensuring customer satisfaction.

  • Communicating all of the requirements and commitments (both verbally and in writing) for each project with clients, GEHC staff and management.

  • Maintaining alignment between the project team and external resources.

  • Providing leadership and direction for clients and GEHC personnel responsible for the project.

  • Managing revenue associated with client projects.

  • Acting as an effective team leader for all matrixed staff.

  • Creating project status reports for all assigned clients.

  • Adopting a proactive approach to identify risks to project success and create and maintain a project risk log; develop effective action plans for resolution as early as possible.

  • Document and drive project issues to successful completion.

  • Maintaining accurate list of client projects with current status. Qualifications/Requirements: Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree and 3 years of project management experience, or equivalent (defined as High School Diploma/GED and 5+ years progressive experience in project management).

  • PMP CertificationEligibility 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 opening.

  • Ability to travel approximately 25%. Desired Characteristics:

  • Healthcare Technology project management experience

  • Vendor implementation experience

  • Experience effectively managing team members

  • Clinical knowledge/experience

  • Experience with multiple HCIT software products

  • Negotiation skills/experience

  • Lean/6 sigma experience

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and ability to interface and influence at all levels in the organization

  • Excellent interpersonal, presentation and facilitation skills

  • Proven leadership and effective decision-making capabilities

  • Proven project management experience in complex environments

  • Ability to monitor and manage critical path elements of consolidated projects

  • Ability to manage all aspects of customer service, customer satisfaction, and contractual commitments

  • Experience managing revenue generating projects

  • Increased responsibilities include leadership opportunities within the services business #DTR Locations: United States; Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming; Open to all US citiesGE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.