General Electric Staff Technical Product Manager in Greenville, South Carolina

Role Summary:

The Power PLM TPM will be a highly visible role within the Digital Thread initiative and Digital Engineering. The individual who fills this position will be moving the Power Generation PLM application into its next generation. The TPM will be working with business and functional leaders, stakeholders, and users to define, guide, and design solutions for the new PowerPLM-GTCC environment.

Essential Responsibilities:

This environment is evolving with emerging technologies utilized for engineering and manufacturing processes that will be right in the middle of the Digital Thread horizontal This will be a challenging, but highly rewarding role which will allow for visibility to senior leadership, while guiding, architecting, and developing the PLM system of the future.

The candidate for this role should be an experienced TPM understanding the lifecycle of a software project, and being instrumental to the success of the project. The candidate should be able to understand business needs, document requirements, and use cases, create functional specifications, design the technical solution, and be able to test the technical solution. The candidate should have good communication and people skills to be able to communicate with end users to gather data, and be able to translate the information to technical solutions. The candidate will be doing BA work for PLM solutions interfacing with both upstream and downstream solutions including Salesforce, ERP, and Oracle. The candidate should have experience with the Dassault 3Dexperience platform. Experience in additional Dassault products of Enovia, Catia, Simulia, Delmia, and Exalead, and Siemens TeamCenter is also a benefit.

In this role, you will:

  • Design wing-to-wing solutions for a PLM design as well as specific P&L variations for Power Generation Products, and Aero Products

  • Drive diverse groups to make Key Design Decisions and agree on to-be processes for PLM implementation, and push towards out of the box solutions

  • Manage project interdependencies with other teams (e.g., data architecture, support, infrastructure source, system owners, business users and management)

  • Collaboration and design of the use of PLM including UX design across the Digital thread with interaction and integration with Commercial, Engineering, Manufacturing, and Services.

  • Engage frequently (80%) with the development team; facilitate discussions, provide clarification, story acceptance and refinement, testing and validation; contributes to design activities and decisions

  • Own and manage the backlog; continuously order and prioritize to ensure that 1-2 sprints/iterations of backlog are always ready

  • Conduct customer and stakeholder interviews and elaborate on personas

  • Be regarded as an expert in Agile Methodology; translate unstructured or ambiguous work requests into actionable user stories and work units through problem decomposition and planning

  • Demonstrate superior persuasion and influencing skills that ensure alignment between customer, product manager and engineering team Qualifications/Requirements: Basic Qualifications

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

  • Minimum 8 years of experience in a Business Analyst or Technical Product Manager for PLM or other enterprise application

  • A minimum of 8 years of professional experience in as a business analyst or technical product manager for PLM or other enterprise application OR Master’s degree with 6 years of experience as a business analyst or technical product manager for PLM or other enterprise application OR PhD with 3 years of experience as a business analyst or technical product manager for PLM or other enterprise applicationEligibility Requirements:

  • 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 travel 10% of the time

  • Must be willing to work out of an office located in Greenville, SC, USA Desired Characteristics:

  • Good knowledge of the Dassault 3DExperience and Enovia PLM Platform

  • Experience with Siemens TeamCenter or Dassault Enovia, Delmia, Catia, Simulia, Exalead

  • Experience with Agile software development methodologies

  • Experience/ Exposure to CAD integration to PLM specifically with UG NX, CATIA or AutoCAD.

  • Basic understanding of data security around IP control and Export control plus Cyber security.

  • Understand the principles of Technical Product Management. Be more focused around incrementally developing Products rather than Project.Business Acumen:

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

  • Skilled in breaking down problems, documenting problem statements and estimating efforts

  • Has the ability to analyze impact of technology choices

  • Demonstrates knowledge on technical topics, such as caching, APIs, data transfer, scalability, and security

  • Skilled in negotiation to align stakeholders and communicate a single synthesized perspective to the scrum team. Balances value propositions for competing stakeholders.

  • Demonstrates knowledge of the competitive environment

  • Demonstrates knowledge of technologies in the market to help make buy vs build recommendations, scope MVPs, and to drive market timing decisionsLeadership:

  • Demonstrates clarity of thinking to work through limited information and vague problem definitions

  • Influences through others; builds direct and "behind the scenes" support for ideas

  • Proactively identifies and removes project obstacles or barriers on behalf of the team

  • Shares knowledge, power, and credit, establishing trust, credibility, and goodwillPersonal Attributes:

  • Able to work under minimal supervision

  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to interface with senior leadership with confidence and clarity

  • Able to work well with global teams, including time-zone flexibility

  • Skilled in providing oversight and mentoring team members. Shows ability to effectively delegate work.#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; South Carolina; GreenvilleGE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.