General Electric Government Business Digital Transformation - FPRP Rates Leader in Evendale, Ohio

Role Summary:

Pricing Government-Unique Goods and Services is a Labor-Intensive Process that requires contractors to disclose all facts including costs to assist the Government in negotiating fair and reasonable prices. This process results in a proposal that exceed 10,000 pages of cost details. Brilliant Pricing is built on the idea that powerful data analytics will soon render the legacy cost build up process and digitalize the process with machine learning and data analytics.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Work on a highly visible MSO Digital Project to operationalize and transform the Government Proposal Process

  • Develop expertise in MSO business; Significant customer engagement with US Air Force, Navy, Army and local DCMA / DCAA

  • Horizontal engagement across the GE Supply Chain and finance to identify key cost-drivers on current blind spots

  • Work cross-functionally with DSS, DT, Projects, Contracts & Finance to execute project goals

  • Design fast, simple experiments to validate assumptions to internal and external customers; Iterates and applies fast works everyday

  • Review data model inputs from core business systems for model developments

  • Analyze neural net outputs in a business context to convey information on important assumptions / factors into the model

  • Apply Project Management disciplines such as quality, risk, resource, and change management while being accountable for meeting the time, cost, and scope of the project

  • Communicate the plan, roles, constraints, milestones, and critical path to all team members and project stakeholders

  • Translate customer's business needs to forecast rates into Brilliant Pricing requirements

  • Roadmap solution against technology functionality

  • Ensure various operational elements that affect financial and resource forecasts are on track

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in finance, accounting, computer science, software or systems engineering, or another technology-related field from an accredited university or college

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in accounting or finance, data and analytics, business analysis review, documentation, and/or process improvements

Desired Characteristics:

  • Advanced Excel Skills:

  • Ability to evaluate and generate complex spreadsheet designs

  • Ability to develop a thorough understanding of the customer needs, and functionally guide the team to transform the customer needs into software ready to be used by the customer

  • Business Acumen:

  • Customer focused, builds relationships to broaden strategies by asking thought provoking questions

  • Demonstrates the initiative to explore alternate technology and approaches to solving problems

  • Ability to communicate a single synthesized perspective by balancing value propositions from competing stakeholders

  • Leadership:

  • Brings cross functional teams together to empower and lead

  • Supports and builds effective processes with the courage and communication skills to call out status quo

  • Inspires and challenges self and others to work at market speed

  • Other Attributes:

  • Achievement-oriented, completes tasks at hand by designing solutions using critical thinking and analysis skills

  • Rallies self and others to complete activities that have direct impact on achieving key priorities / outcomes

  • Strives for excellence with the ability to overcome challenging obstacles to deliver quality outcomes

  • Innovates and integrates new processes and/or technology to significantly add value to stakeholders

  • Takes the initiative and responsibility for self-directed learning

  • Envision the future, build the strategy, drive the system capabilities, design the tool with the external customer and internal stake holders input, implement the system, educate and audit the process

  • Responsible for design, build and integration of proposal rates within Government Business

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Locations: United States; Ohio; Evendale

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.