General Electric Technical Product Analyst in Evendale, Ohio
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.
You will collaborate with product managers to ensure strategic product direction is followed by conveying strategy to the product development or change management team. You will communicate clear & descriptive requirements and partner with the development team to deliver products that balance the desire for new features with defects & technical debt. Your priority is to ensure the product meets stakeholder requirements, retains functional/technical integrity & is appropriately scalable.
In this role, you will:
Work with cross-functional (design, build, test, process) teams to deliver features and products
Provide input to the short-term product roadmap and product design
Work with product owners to understand data needs and align needs with overall data strategy
Participate in customer and stakeholder interviews to align product design with roles (personas)
Assist product managers to groom the product backlog; ensuring that an agreed amount of scope is always ready to move forward and identifying if this is not the case
Engage frequently with or be an integral member of the product development team; facilitate discussions, provide clarification, drive feature refinement, conduct testing and validation
Understand and follow the proscribed governance process and development methodology for product development
Partner with project management product owner to drive outcomes in the project management space
Translate customer requests into actionable user stories and work units through problem decomposition and planning
Show increasing understanding of the technology stack and its impact on the final product
Stay current with market trends, enabling technologies, and business digital strategy
Can break down problems and estimate time for development tasks.
Awareness of SDLC and methodologies like Lean/Agile/XP, CI, Software and Product Security, Scalability, Documentation Practices, refactoring and Testing Techniques.
Understands core data structures and algorithms and can implement them using language of choice. Is eager to pair and learn.
Is open to receiving guidance and direction; asks questions and communicate challenges. Qualifications/Requirements: Basic Qualifications:
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or in “STEM” Majors (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)
A minimum of 1 year professional experience in ITAdditional Eligibility Requirement
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 work out of an office located in Cincinnati, Ohio Desired Characteristics: Desired Characteristics:
Established leadership across the discipline and functionTechnical Expertise:
Experience and expertise of the Agile methodologies (e.g., Scrum, Kanban, SaFe, etc.)
Proficiency with various agile and collaboration tools like Rally, Aha, and Confluence.
Strong Business Analysis skills and ability to translate requirements to enterprise software featuresBusiness Acumen:
Demonstrates initiative to explore alternate approaches to solving problems
Can participate in negotiation to align stakeholders and communicate a single perspective to the development team.
Ability to decompose problems and make decisions when problems or solutions are not 100% defined
Skilled in negotiation to align stakeholders and communicate a single synthesized perspective to the product development team. Balances value propositions from competing stakeholders. Leadership:
Able to take ownership of small or highly defined tasks
Demonstrates and flawlessly communicates understanding of issues and rationale of solutions
Continuously measures self against scheduled commitments. Effectively balances multiple objectives
Uses critical thinking skills and disciplined approaches to help leaders and leadership teams resolve issues and define solutionsPersonal Attributes:
Strong oral and written communication skills
Strong interpersonal skills
Effective team building and problem solving abilities
Persists to completion, identifies and overcomes setbacks and pushes self for results#DTR Locations: United States; Ohio; EvendaleGE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.