General Electric Sr Manager - IT Systems (Legal & Compliance) in Krakow, Poland
Role Summary:You will be responsible for the overall delivery of Legal & Compliance IT systems for Biopharma. This is a new area of responsibility for Biopharma IT, the systems have previously been provided and supported by GE and many of them will continue to be supported for a transitional period under a Services Agreement (TSA).
Essential Responsibilities:In the first instance, your role will be to manage a small team, to maintain and develop the applications which will be transferring to Biopharma, while working with IT leadership stakeholders to propose strategies for TSA exit of the remaining applications, ensuring that solutions meet Biopharma’s business needs, align to the wider Danaher Life Sciences IT ecosystem as appropriate and provide value for money.
All GE employees may be considered for this role.
Candidates should note that this role will be in scope for the proposed transition of GE Biopharma to Danaher and will transfer to Danaher at close of this transaction* #CR
Responsibilities in this role, you will:
Take overall responsibility for the successful delivery, maintenance and operation of Legal and Compliance IT systems
Manage a small Legal and Compliance IT team, reporting to the Enterprise Applications Executive leader
Develop the strategy for Legal and Compliance IT systems, in conjunction with the Legal and Compliance functions and drive the associated prioritization, budgeting and resource planning, ensuring that this supports the objectives and key initiatives for the business globally and the LS portfolio management processes
Develop effective collaborative working relationships with peers across the LS DT organisation and with leaders in the Legal & Compliance function
Enable rapid innovation, understanding a range of methodologies and leveraging them as appropriate
Ensure that project budgets, statements of work, contracts are managed to maximise the value of the outcome to Life Sciences
Champion an organizational culture that celebrates success, but also recognises the development that comes through lessons learned from failure
Develop detailed, crisp business requirements and user stories that can be used to create product specifications and architecture for each product feature and application
Work with the team and stakeholders to drive a ‘cloud first’ strategy
Ensure that solutions are aligned to the wider IT architecture across Biopharma and also, where appropriate, the wider Danaher Life Sciences organisation
Deliver a culture that articulates business benefit outcomes and measures the realisation of outcomes, providing regular updates to stakeholders
Manage external vendors to ensure that GE LS has the necessary capabilities to meet changing demand.
Position should be located in one of the following locations: Krakow - Poland; Marlborough/Westborough – MA, Uppsala – SE, Amersham – UK, other suitable locations may be considered for qualified candidates
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or “STEM” Majors (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) or equivalent knowledge or work experience
Proved of professional experience.
Additional Eligibility Requirement:
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).
Applications from job seekers who require sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EU/EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post, as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. For further information please visit the UK Border Agency website .
Desired Characteristics:Technical Expertise:
Hands on experience of delivery of relevant IT systems (specific systems are not required, but examples of relevant systems might include document and contract management) including release management, operations and maintenance
Familiarity with agile and other delivery methodologies
Understanding of data management strategies in relation to legal and compliance requirements
Ability to support teams to identify new approaches to complex design problems
Well developed analytical skills
Awareness of applications architecture and an appreciation of the implications of how applications fit into wider IT ecosystems
Ability to evaluate technology to deliver to the business vision, ensuring that technical innovation matches outcomes and value proposition
Ability to influence non-technical aspects of technology change (e.g. business processes and operational architectures)
Problem solver; demonstrated ability to plan and execute highly visible, cross business initiatives
Proven experience in leading IT initiatives and to provide thought leadership to a team
Passionate about technology with the pragmatism necessary to solve customer problems and deliver value
Creates a culture of customer focus and high performance to drive innovation aligned to business outcomes
Ability to work with stakeholders to create impactful business cases that align business outcomes with well-researched technical solution proposals
Ability to manage budgets and resources across a portfolio of activities
Strong leadership with the ability to partner, and build consensus
Influences and energizes team toward the common vision and goal
Ability to develop and grow team members through coaching and mentoring
Participates in strategic planning with stakeholder groups
Proactively identifies and removes project obstacles or barriers on behalf of the team. Able to navigate accountability in a matrixed organization
Evangelize ideas with team and stakeholders across LS DT and Legal & Compliance functions
Builds trust across the teams through competence, reliability, sincerity and caring. Continuously reflects on success and failures to improve performance and decision making
Builds a culture of continual learning and fosters an environment of learning new ways to do things, including learning lessons from failures
Establishes vision, identifies and champions internal and external best practices, tools, and ideas to improve execution and quality
A strong sense of ownership, urgency, and drive
Ability to work independently and collaboratively
Proactively engages with cross-functional teams to resolve issues and design solutions
Exhibits creativity and new ways of thinking when contributing to organizational and individual objectives
Strong verbal presentation and written communication skills
Strong influencing and collaboration skills
Uses critical thinking skills and disciplined approaches to help resolve issues and define solutions
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#CRAdditional Locations:India, Poland, Sweden, United Kingdom, United States;Massachusetts;Krakow, Amersham, Uppsala, Marlborough/Westborough, Bangalore;