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General Electric Site IT Engineer Hardware/Software in Madisonville, Kentucky

Job Description Summary

Responsible for a variety of hardware and software solutions across all life cycle stages. As an active partner, you will collaborate with cross-functional teams to produce high-quality products that meet business requirements based on defined outcomes.

Job Description

Essential Responsibilities

  • Responsible for IT/ Digital needs for a large manufacturing site including Network, Servers, ERP, MES & Applications deployment and support.

  • Partner with business team to creatively identify / evaluate / implement / improve technologies and processes and arrive at mutual, cost effective solutions utilizing Lean and Agile principles.

  • Lead the development of winnable strategies that creatively use resources to anticipate and solve problems, resulting in innovative solutions for the business using alternatives beyond the obvious.

  • Drive the evolution of support by delivering products at the site including sensor enablement, data visualization, mobility, vision systems, etc. and to enable data driven decisions with speed and agility.

  • Ensure stability of site operations through obsolescence planning, patching compliance, and asset maintenance management.

  • Maintain documentation on all systems, installations, and configurations.

  • Coordinate and communicate all Change Management and Risk Management activities.

  • Lead in the evaluation / implementation of third-party software solutions.

  • Initiate and coordinate outsourced supplier efforts.

Required Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree from accredited university or college with minimum of 4 years of professional experience OR Associates degree with minimum of 7 years of professional experience OR High School Diploma with minimum of 9 years of professional experience

Minimum 3 years of professional experience in Hardware and Software Solutions

Note: Military experience is equivalent to professional experience

Desired Characteristics:

  • Strong technical foundation in several of the following technology areas: ERP, MES, Analytics, Network, PC Client, and Infrastructure

  • Knowledge of current business function and information technologies

  • Advanced technical foundation in infrastructure technologies

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.

Additional Information

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer ( . 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