General Electric Sr Lifecycle Operations Engineer in Grand Rapids, Michigan

Role Summary:

As the Sr Lifecycle Operations Engineer, you will be responsible for leading the Digital Technology efforts for the Grand Rapids, MI Aviation facility. In this role, you will partner with the local leadership team and address the strategic and tactical Digital issues impacting operations. This role requires strong project, interpersonal, leadership, compliance and change skills. The individual will report functionally to the Digital Technology Leader.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Contribute to a variety of functions in the programmanagement domain including delivery of multiple products, product areas, orplatforms, management of issues, roadblocks, dependencies, overlaps,over-scopes, and communication management.

  • Accelerate the brilliant factory roadmap by optimizingfactory operations through introduction of advanced manufacturing technologies,improve machine monitoring and increasing productivity.

  • Leverage modern data integration and visualization tools todevelop supply chain data and process analytics

  • Works on cross-functional projects/teams to delivertechnology solutions for the business

  • Communicates across direct organization and across theDigital Technology function in area of expertise

  • Presents to senior leaders in specific technical space andon cross-functional teams on how technologies interconnect and contribute tooverall strategy

  • Drive operations and strategy for all areas of IT includingshop floor technology and applications

  • Evaluate opportunities within the shop and across the valuestream to further the GE digital industrial journey

  • Evaluate new user technologies (office automation andcollaboration tools, mobile devices, wearables, etc.…) to improve overallemployee experience and increase productivity

  • Partner with the other Electronic Value Stream Sites DigitalTechnology teams to address Digital requirements.

  • Engage, select and direct IT contract and vendor resourcesas required

  • Integrate and operate with other site DT leaders oninitiatives that impact the Supply Chain sites

  • Coordinate with all remote CIO / CTO groups & technologyservices organizations on infrastructure upgrades, application rollouts, andoperational support

  • Focal point for site Data Security / Privacy procedures andprocesses


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Information Systems, InformationTechnology (IT), Computer Science or Engineering (or a high school diploma /GED with a minimum of 4 years of experience in Information Technology).

  • At least 5 years of experience.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We willnot sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for thisjob opening.

Desired Characteristics:

  • Proven skill in both business planning and informationtechnology

  • Knowledge of Oracle EBS or other ERP applications withadditional hands-on experience ·Knowledge of networking, storage, and computinginfrastructure

  • Discrete manufacturing experience

  • Able to use Six Sigma tools and techniques to drive change

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills

  • Capable and influential at project management

  • Quality and cost driven

  • Experience in Business Intelligence, Data Analytics,Brilliant/Smart Factory, and Machine Monitoring


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 . 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; Michigan; Grand Rapids

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