General Electric Digital Technology Site Leader in Loves Park, Illinois
Job Description Summary
As the Digital Technology Site Leader, you will be responsible for leading the Digital Technology efforts for the Loves Park, IL 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 and operationally to the Site Leader.
Serve as the DT site leader and participate in staff strategic discussions / decisions relative to Information and Digital Technologies
Actively engage and participate in the site’s Lean activities and lead the digital strategies for lean manufacturing aligned to GE products and standards
Manage the local DT budget and identify projects to optimize DT spend
POC for Change Management, Risk Management and cyber security threats.
Ability to lead several complex IT projects while working with cross-functional Digital teams and Business functional experts
Working knowledge of Windows, Unix, Linux, WAN, LAN, VLAN Networking Standards
Ensure conformance of established IT architecture, standards, and practices
Stay current with emerging technologies and promote their use to improve overall employee experience and increase productivity
Drive operations stability, issue resolution and strategy for all areas of IT including shop floor technology, applications and Third-party software solutions.
Bachelor's degree in Information Systems, Information Technology (IT), Computer Science or Engineering (or a high school diploma / GED with a minimum of 4 years of experience in Information Technology)
At least 4 years of professional experience
- 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.
Proven skill in both business planning and information technology
Knowledge of networking, storage, and computing infrastructure
Knowledge of ITIL practices
Discrete manufacturing experience
Knowledge of Oracle EBS or other ERP applications with additional hands-on experience
Knowledge and hands-on experience with analytics products (Tableau, Spotfire)
Ability to learn and utilize Lean Manufacturing tools and techniques to drive change
Experience working AWS Cloud Fundamentals
Strong oral and written communication skills to all levels of the organization
Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
Capable and influential at project management
Quality and cost driven
This role is restricted to U.S. persons (i.e., U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and other protected individuals under the Immigration and Naturalization Act, 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)) due to access to export-controlled technology. GE will require proof of status prior to employment.
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer (https://assets.phenompeople.com/CareerConnectResources/GE11GLOBAL/en_global/desktop/assets/images/poster_screen_reader_optimized_w_supplement.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.
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).
Relocation Assistance Provided: Yes