General Electric Senior Staff Technical Project & Warehouse Manager in Atlanta, Georgia
Job Description Summary
As the Client CIO to the Warehouse manager, the DT Warehouse leader is responsible for ensuring that DT and global Warehouse priorities are aligned, and for partnering with warehouse leadership to determine where can DT further enhance operations with technology that align with the priorities of the warehouses globally. The DT Warehouse leader will be responsible for staying informed of the latest industry trends and leading practices; promoting these internally to stretch and challenge current thinking / approaches. Leverage deep technology expertise to lead projects in evaluating, deploying, and supporting state of the art Warehouse solutions in our Gas Power Warehouses using our flagship ERP's, Oracle and SAP. The Client CIO will be responsible for identifying information and insights that are relevant other teams and proactively shares it; breaks downs silos to connect needs and solutions across teams / functions.
Owns wing-to-wing execution of technical projects (primarily in or connected to the ERP) to deliver high quality outcomes to internal and external customers. This includes: Partnering with functional product owner to define features backlog and requirements.; Working with technical team internal and external to the initiative to ensure outcomes are delivered on time, within scope, budget, and of desired quality. ; Making sure project management practices are followed and improved as needed. ; Managing expectations and timelines to keep customers informed, working across teams in a regular way.
Work cross-functionally to manage warehouse priorities, issues and translating the demand, through Lean / Kanban principles, to features and functions that need to be delivered across the IT matrix and IT platforms to improve warehouse performance. Including, but not limited to shop floor support, operations technology, ERP, and materials/warehouse mgmt.
Lead hands on activities, as needed, to drive process improvement and projects.
Ensures business critical information is cascaded to the team in a timely manner.
Participate in Lean Action workouts to ensure that physical changes to material flow is represented in the supporting systems and that new capabilities are developed in concert with the Lean transformation.
Act as a first line internal customer to ensure that global and local priorities are considered when ‘catching’ products/programs/projects delivered or led by external IT teams
Serve the leadership community by develop their digital literacy both in general terms and regarding to the product portfolio of GE Gas Power
As a partner to Application owners, vendors, and Operations leaders, ensure that the tools that ‘run’ the warehouse are effectively supported, including but not limited to: Daily troubleshooting of critical site issues ; Application upgrades, patching and ‘doing’ Release Management and Change Management per ITIL best practices; Leading the definition of standard work and ensuring that teams deliver on the provisioning and operationalization of hardware, IT/OT changes, new 3rd party software.
Qualifications / Requirements
- Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Information Systems, or STEM Major (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math), and/or Bachelor's Degree from an accredited university or college with 5+ years of relatable work experience in Commercial, Supply Chain, Fulfillment organization.
Possess a passion for supply chain and manufacturing that demonstrably makes tangible improvements in operations technology and software to drive automation of manufacturing methods
Able to bridge and converge Information Technology with Operations Technology
Prior experience in at least one software engineering discipline is mandatory.
Basic knowledge of networking technologies and topologies as well as information security
Prior ERP experience (either SAP and/or Oracle)
Strong team player – collaborates well with others to solve problems and actively incorporates input from various sources
Experience working with others on a global basis
Applies knowledge to coach and mentor others
Demonstrated customer focus – evaluates decisions through the eyes of the customer, builds strong customer relationships, creates processes with customer viewpoint and partners with customers to help shape their future initiatives
Strong analytical and strong problem-solving skills -communicates in a clear and succinct manner and effectively evaluates information / data to make decisions, anticipates obstacles and develops plans to resolve, creates actionable strategies and operational plans
Change oriented – actively generates process improvements, champions and drives change initiatives, confronts difficult circumstances in creative ways, balances multiple and competing priorities and executes accordingly
PMP, ScrumMaster or related Project Management certifications
Proficiency with MS Office suite of products such as Excel, PowerPoint, and Word
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer (https://assets.phenompeople.com/CareerConnectResources/GE11GLOBAL/en_global/desktop/assets/images/poster_screen_reader_optimized_w_supplement.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 conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable).
As a federal government contractor, GE may in the future be required to have U.S. employees fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Some GE customers currently have vaccination mandates that may apply to GE employees.
Relocation Assistance Provided: Yes