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Senior Director - Risk & Compliance

  • GE Digital
  • Experienced
  • Posted 9/12/2017 3:50:45 PM
  • 2942905
  • Job Function: Digital Technology
  • Business Segment: Digital Technology
Location(s): United States; Michigan, Ohio; Evendale, Van Buren Twp.


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.

At GE Digital, we are creating technology and solutions to enable social, mobile, analytical and cloud capabilities for the Industrial Internet. The Industrial Internet is an open, global network that connects people, data and machines. It’s about making infrastructure more intelligent and advancing the industries critical to the world we live in. At GE, we believe it’s about the future of industry—energy, healthcare, transportation, manufacturing. It’s about making the world work better. GE is transforming itself to become the world's premier digital industrial company, executing critical outcomes for our customers. Explore how you can drive greater asset reliability, lower operating costs, reduce risk and accelerate operational performance with our Predix platform and software solutions.
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:
The Senior Director – Risk and Compliance is accountable for all Technology Compliance efforts in support of the GE Aviation enterprise, including access management, regulatory risk management, enterprise risk management and software asset management. The Senior Director – Risk and Compliance will be part of the GE Aviation Deputy CISO organization and will strategically drive the Technology Risk and Compliance posture across GE Aviation.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Maintain ISO governance and compliance program, including the regulatory compliance program, for GE Aviation
  • Responsible for global regulatory compliance with requirements such as GDPR, DFARS, UK CES/CSM, FISMA, NIST 800-171 and 800-53, etc.
  • Ensure access management requirements are met for regulatory and compliance requirements at the OS, DB and App layer(s).
  • Stay abreast of new and emerging regulations with impact to the GE Aviation Digital technology environment.
  • Responsible for IT Controllership, including Sarbanes-Oxley and Critical Systems.
  • Develop, support and enforce applicable policies, standards and guidelines for Digital technology compliance and regulatory needs.
  • Responsible for ERP compliance, including HPA and SOD requirements.
  • Responsible for Software Asset Management across Aviation and the cross-business engineering portfolio.
  • Design and implement metrics to drive an environment of risk-based compliance.
  • Responsible for understanding and aligning strategy across peers within the same organization or function.
  • Communicate and present to Executive leadership
  • Works with cross functional teams and cross-business teams and is responsible for actively challenging direct staff through stretch assignments and efforts to develop future leaders and succession capabilities.
  • Responsible for results and retention of direct staff to include active development of staff to include career path management, coaching / mentoring, and performance feedback.

    Qualifications/Requirements:

    Basis Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or in “STEM” Majors (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)
  • Minimum 8 years of experience in Information Technology or Risk & Compliance.
  • Minimum 4 years of experience directly managing teams.

    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.

    Desired Characteristics:

  • Ability to handle multiple demands and tasks, including time-sensitive and critical issues
  • Demonstrated ability to manage across a matrixed organization
  • Ability to take input from multiple stakeholders, complex business and technical requirements
  • Creative problem solver with strong analytical skills
  • Strong oral and written communication skills – able to communicate appropriately to technical and management audiences
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Demonstrated knowledge of general IT controls, IT risk and security-related standards and technologies
  • Experience in large global environments spanning multiple time zones
  • Be highly collaborative with the ability to build consensus across numerous organizations
  • Knowledge of IT and cybersecurity frameworks, such as ISO, NIST and/or COBIT
  • Ability to synthesize and communicate complex technology topics to all levels of the organization
  • Ability to drive outcomes in ambiguous environments
  • Ability to work across organization and culture
  • Ability to work under tight deadlines and to prioritize under pressure
  • Strategic thinker with the ability to create and execute concrete action plans
  • Strong analytical, project management, and organizational skills

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    Locations: United States; Michigan, Ohio; Evendale, Van Buren Twp.

    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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