General Electric Staff Technical Project Manager in San Francisco, California

About Us:

GE is the world's digital industrial company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. With people, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for customers by speaking the language of industry.

GE Digital is the leading software company for the Industrial Internet. The company develops software to design, build, operate and manage the entire asset lifecycle – enabling businesses across the energy, aviation, healthcare and manufacturing sectors to operate faster, smarter and more efficiently. All of industry will have to master digital to compete in the future by moving beyond automation to autonomous systems. GE Digital is a critical part of GE’s present and future by helping industrials unlock machine data to turn valuable insights into powerful business outcomes.

Headquartered in San Ramon, California, GE Digital is a global team of more than 26,000 with offices in Paris, Shanghai, Bangalore, New Orleans, Budapest and Detroit. We are defining what digital means in an industrial world. Together, we work to build the future.

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.

Role Summary:

Responsible for execution of technical projects to deliver high quality outcomes to internal and external customers. Partners with functional product owner to define requirements and works with cross-functional team internal and external to the initiative to ensure outcomes are delivered on time, within scope and budget and of desired quality. Makes sure project management practices are followed and improved as needed.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with business and functional partners and technology leadership in defining project deliverables and desired outcomes

  • Define execution plan and approach based on project scope, expected timeline and available budget/resources

  • Facilitate convergence of functional and technical requirements

  • Work with global team often comprising of members of separate organizations to coordinate day-to-day execution as per outlined plan

  • Ensure defined project management processes and practices are followed. Drive simplification and improvement as necessary

  • Support execution team with resolution of roadblocks and interdependencies. Partner with technical and functional teams external to the project to ensure their tasks are completed as required

  • Manage project risks, scope changes and other non-standard events throughout the life of the project

  • Manage stakeholder communication and reporting

  • Ensure quality of deliverables is verified and matching stakeholder expectations

  • Track project outcomes realization and customer satisfaction levels through established metrics against service level. Ensure lessons learned are collected Qualifications/Requirements: Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Information Systems, Information Technology (IT), Computer Science, or Engineering or 4 years of IT technical experience

  • Minimum 5 years of IT professional experience

  • Minimum 3 years of professional experience in Software Development Project Management Eligibility 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 up to 10%

  • Must be willing to work out of an office located in San Ramon, CA Desired Characteristics: Technical Expertise:

  • Strong team player – collaborates well with others to solve problems and actively incorporates input from various sources

  • Strong attention to detail and organizational skills to develop comprehensive project plans to be executed globally

  • Demonstrated customer focus to evaluate initiatives through the lens of customer impact and partner with internal COE team to manage projects and streamline processes

  • Strong analytical and strong problem-solving skills -communicates in a clear and succinct manner and effectively evaluates information / data to make decisions, anticipates obstacles and develops plans to resolve, creates actionable strategies and operational plans

  • Change oriented – actively generates process improvements, champions and drives change initiatives, confronts difficult circumstances in creative ways, balances multiple and competing priorities and executes accordingly

  • PMP or related Project Management certificationsBusiness Acumen:

  • Understand key cross-functional concepts that impact the organization; is aware of business priorities and organizational dynamics.

  • Experience with RFIs, contract development, and global customer acquisition activitiesPersonal Attributes

  • Applies values, policies, procedures and precedent to make timely, routine decisions of limited, clear choice.

  • Reacts open-mindedly to new perspectives or ideas. Considers different or unusual solutions when appropriate.

  • Resolves day-to-day issues related to strategy implementation. Escalates issues that impact the client and/or strategic initiatives.#DTR Locations: United States; California; San RamonGE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.