General Electric Sr Staff Data & Information Architect in Lynn, Massachusetts

Role Summary:

In this role as “CAS Solution Architect”, the candidate will be leading the functional aspects of all Data Solutions for the Corporate Audit Staff. This role will partner closely with the CAS Data Architect as well the CAS organization (client) to define “Data” priorities, and deliver to those priorities; these should include, but are not limited to “Data” for: Audit analytics apps, CAS Data Request Packages, CAS Risk Assessment and Prior audit coverage packages.

Essential Responsibilities:

Essential Responsibilities:

  • The candidate should be the reference person for the CAS organization regarding any functional question related to “Data” and Financial Systems

  • The candidate will have to liaise between a) the CAS organization, b) the Data Architect and c) the CASCADE product and technical owners, to collect requirements, assess opportunities, and determine the roadmap/priorities for “Data”. This includes project reviews, feasibility analysis, and cost benefit analysis

  • The candidate will be accountable for the functional documentation and delivery of programs/projects related to: Audit analytics apps, CAS Data Requests, CAS Data packages for Risk Assessment and Prior audit coverage

  • The candidate will need to lead the functional architecture of solutions to complex requirements. These should include advance analytics products or features

  • The candidate will own reviewing functional details of existing and new products to ensure completeness and accuracy Qualifications/Requirements: Required:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance/Accounting, Business or Information Technology

  • Minimum 5+ years working in the finance or technology space, ideally with some experience in the audit spaceEligibility Requirements

  • GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this role

  • Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen

  • Must be willing to travel approximately 20% of the time

  • Relocation possibly offered for current renters, not home owners Desired Characteristics: Desired Characteristics:

  • Proficient in accounting and control based audit principle

  • Familiar with basic data analytics and data science concepts

  • Good understanding of GE’s financial systems and data warehouse landscape

  • Ability to understand and/or build SQL queries

  • Basic understanding of data analysis (eg. Tools: iPython Notebook, Pandas & matplotlib) and Python web framework

  • Basic knowledge of databases SQL and No SQL (Postgres, MSSQL, MongoDB etc)

  • Demonstrated experience in financial systems and/or operations, better if also audit

  • Experience in the analytics space, and preferably basic data science

  • Organized, thorough, and detail oriented

  • Collaborates well with others to solve problems and actively incorporates input from various sources

  • Eager to learn, shares ideas, encourages and accepts feedback well

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills; anticipates obstacles and develops plans to resolve

  • Interested in current and emerging technologies and analytics

  • Demonstrated customer focus – evaluates decisions through the eyes of the customer; builds strong customer relationships and creates processes from the customer's viewpoint

  • Experience working with an off-shore development team and/or in a matrix organization

  • High level of energy and enthusiasm, with the ability to thrive in a dynamic, fast-paced setting #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; Massachusetts; BostonGE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.