General Electric Staff Digital Product Manager in Arlington Heights, Illinois

Role Summary:

As Staff Digital Product Manager, you will be responsible for creating strong working relationships with and influencing across executive leadership, product management, engineering & functional groups. You will create and to execute strategy within GE Healthcare Digital, across GE businesses, and with partners and customers.

Essential Responsibilities:

As a domain expert for your portfolio, you will engage customers at mid-level management & technical levels to develop/refine portfolio strategy, influence customer direction and execute strategy. Elevate how we engage with internal and external software businesses. You will be accountable for driving successful delivery of GE Digital products, making recommendations on extending software solutions, and representing General Electric to the outside market, including customers, partners and analysts.

In this role you will:

  • Be responsible for product performance with targets on revenue, cost & margin.

  • Identify market trends and opportunities.

  • Execute vision & strategy, roadmap and product lifecycle.

  • Become a domain/business expert for the product. Support the establishment/refinement of product management processes.

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

  • Establish and manage relationship across the functions, partners, customers and technical experts across industries and geographies.

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

  • Possess financial acumen and accountability.

  • Be responsible for creating strong working relationships & influence across product management, engineering and other stakeholder groups to successfully execute business strategy across the functions, partners and customers.

  • Engage customers as a trusted partner.

  • This role is responsible for a product or portfolio of products/solutions with revenue influence / target in the range of up to $25M USD per year.

  • Cross functional leadership to execute the vision and strategy.

  • Global travel required as necessary. Qualifications/Requirements: Basic Qualifications:

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

  • A minimum of 5 years of professional experience in healthcare IT OR Master’s degree with 3 years of experience in healthcare IT. Experience including Product Management and Product Development preferred. Eligibility Requirements:

  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. GE may agree to sponsor an individual for an employment visa now or in the future if there is a shortage of individuals with particular skills.

  • Must be willing to travel up to 35%.

  • Willingness to submit to and pass a drug test and educational, employment and criminal background checks

  • Must work out of our office located in Chicago, IL Desired Characteristics: Desired Characteristics:

  • Knowledge and proven experience in, medical imaging IT and related healthcare IT standards

  • Proactively drives portfolio and investment decision to balance customer needs, install base requirements (refresh) and long term enterprise differentiation. Evangelizes concepts beyond current offerings and considers business model innovation (product, service and delivery innovations

  • Defines and/or influences pricing strategy for product/ services and alignment across functions and organizations

  • Aligns goals, feature sets, capabilities to business objectives for the product (i.e. Profitability, ROI, Market Penetration, Channel development, Brand Development, etc.)

  • Strong business analysis, problem solving, and strategy development skills

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

  • Identifies the customer’s business and strategic needs, concerns, and desires for the value delivery capabilities of the products

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

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

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

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

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

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

  • Able to re-appropriate existing solutions to new requirements and situations

  • Emotional Intelligence, ability to influence up and out

  • Accountable for policy decisions with incomplete, conflicting information and uncertain long-term dynamics#DTR 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. Locations: United States; Illinois; ChicagoGE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.