Location(s): United States; Michigan; Grand Rapids
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 the Sr Lifecycle Operations Engineer, you will be responsible for leading the Digital Technology efforts for the Grand Rapids, MI Aviation facility. In this role, you will partner with the local leadership team and address the strategic and tactical Digital issues impacting operations. This role requires strong project, interpersonal, leadership, compliance and change skills. The individual will report functionally to the Digital Technology Leader.
Contribute to a variety of functions in the program management domain including delivery of multiple products, product areas, or platforms, management of issues, roadblocks, dependencies, overlaps, over-scopes, and communication management.
Accelerate the brilliant factory roadmap by optimizing factory operations through introduction of advanced manufacturing technologies, improve machine monitoring and increasing productivity.
Leverage modern data integration and visualization tools to develop supply chain data and process analytics
Works on cross-functional projects/teams to deliver technology solutions for the business
Communicates across direct organization and across the Digital Technology function in area of expertise
Presents to senior leaders in specific technical space and on cross-functional teams on how technologies interconnect and contribute to overall strategy
Drive operations and strategy for all areas of IT including shop floor technology and applications
Evaluate opportunities within the shop and across the value stream to further the GE digital industrial journey
Evaluate new user technologies (office automation and collaboration tools, mobile devices, wearables, etc.…) to improve overall employee experience and increase productivity
Partner with the other Electronic Value Stream Sites Digital Technology teams to address Digital requirements.
Engage, select and direct IT contract and vendor resources as required
Integrate and operate with other site DT leaders on initiatives that impact the Supply Chain sites
Coordinate with all remote CIO / CTO groups & technology services organizations on infrastructure upgrades, application rollouts, and operational support
Focal point for site Data Security / Privacy procedures and processes
Bachelor's degree in Information Systems, Information Technology (IT), Computer Science or Engineering (or a high school diploma / GED with a minimum of 4 years of experience in Information Technology).
At least 5 years of experience.
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 opening.
Proven skill in both business planning and information technology
Knowledge of Oracle EBS or other ERP applications with additional hands-on experience ·Knowledge of networking, storage, and computing infrastructure
Discrete manufacturing experience
Able to use Six Sigma tools and techniques to drive change
Strong oral and written communication skills
Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
Capable and influential at project management
Quality and cost driven
Experience in Business Intelligence, Data Analytics, Brilliant/Smart Factory, and Machine Monitoring
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