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Staff Digital Product Manager

  • GE Digital
  • Experienced
  • Posted 9/12/2017 3:50:31 PM
  • 2932972
  • Job Function: Product Management
  • Business Segment: Digital Technology
Location(s): United States; Wisconsin; Wauwatosa


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. 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:
As Staff Digital Product Manager, you will be responsible for creating strong working relationships with and influencing across executive leadership, product management, engineering & functional groups. You will create and to execute strategy within GE Digital, across GE businesses, and with partners and customers. You may mentor junior product managers.

Essential Responsibilities:
The individual needs to be an analytical thinker and detailed problem solver, with an ability to communicate at all levels. We’re looking for the Product Manager to support the Product Team throughout the development life cycle: from initial ideation through to post go-live optimization and improvement. Product manager will be responsible for working closely with the Product Owner and delivery team, functional teams and stakeholders to validate and define requirements for ‘best in class’ reporting services.

As a domain expert for your portfolio, you will engage customers at mid-level management & technical levels to develop/refine portfolio strategy, influence customer direction and execute strategy. Elevate how we engage with internal and external software businesses. You will be accountable for driving successful delivery of GE Digital products, making recommendations on extending software solutions, and representing General Electric to the outside market, including customers, partners and analysts.

In this role you will:
• Responsible for product performance with targets on revenue, cost & margin.
• Identifies market trends and opportunities.
• Execute vision & strategy, roadmap and product lifecycle.
• Become a domain/business expert for the product. Support the establishment/refinement of product management processes.
• Work cross functionally across engineering, marketing, sales, internal and external customers, analysts and senior management teams to formulate and execute the strategy.
• Establish and manage relationship across the functions, partners, customers and technical experts across industries and geographies.
• Global travel required as necessary
• Will possess financial acumen and accountability.
• Responsible to create strong working relationship & influence across product management, engineering and other stakeholder groups to successfully execute business strategy across the functions, partners and customers.
• Will engage customers as a trusted partner.
• Cross functional leadership to execute the vision and strategy.
• Responsible for translating high-level business requirements into detailed functional specifications and managing requests for changes to the specifications
• Supporting the technical team during the development cycle
• Assists the business in determining which business requirements can and should be automated and how they are then integrated with other business and technical processes
• Maintains functional peer relationships and detailed working knowledge of the assigned area’s systems, organization, and business processes.
• Identify and develop process improvements to improve productivity and customer satisfaction.

Qualifications/Requirements:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or in “STEM” Majors (Science, Technology,
    Engineering and Math)
  • A minimum of 5 years of professional experience in data warehousing and BI Technologies OR Master’s degree with 3 years of experience in data warehousing and BI Technologies
  • GE Leadership Program Graduates will get credit towards relevant work experience, commensurate to the program they have completed

    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 Wauwatosa, WI

    Desired Characteristics:
  • 3+ years’ experience in development Business Intelligence systems/reporting solutions
  • Ability to explain issues and resolutions to technical and non-technical staff
  • Experience with Agile software development methodologies
  • Hands-on experience in Requirements Management and Functional Design
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Experience in Supply Chain processes in ERP, Logistics, Sourcing, Inventory Management, Manufacturing.
  • Lean experience
  • PMP / ITIL certified
  • Experience in the healthcare industry

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    Technical Expertise:
    • Experience in UX techniques
    • 2 years’ experience as a Business Analyst managing requirements and high-level functional design
    • SQL Skills and databases hands-on experience
    • Aligns goals, feature sets, capabilities to business objectives for the product (i.e. Profitability, ROI, Market Penetration, Channel development, Brand Development, etc.)

    Leadership:
    • Analytic, creative and business focused problem solver
    • Ability to work with cross-functional teams to help build effective processes
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
    • Demonstrated leadership in all areas of business analysis including client interaction and process design, requirements management and functional design

    Personal Attributes:
    • Proactively engages with cross-functional teams to resolve issues and design solutions using
    critical thinking and analytical skills and best practices
    • Able to re-appropriate existing solutions to new requirements and situations
    • Emotional Intelligence, ability to influence up and out
    • Accountable for policy decisions with incomplete, conflicting information and uncertain long-term dynamics
    Business Acumen
    • Strong business analysis, problem solving, and strategy development skills
    • Evangelizes new technology, predicts trends, and identifies new opportunities based on trends
    • Identifies the customer’s business and strategic needs, concerns, and desires for the value delivery capabilities of the products
    • Supply Chain processes in ERP, Logistics, Sourcing, Inventory Management, Manufacturing.
    • Ability to interact at all levels of the organization and with other GE businesses

    Locations: United States; Wisconsin; Wauwatosa

    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 conditional upon the successful completion​ of a background investigation and drug screen.


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