Principal Technical Product Manager
Posted 9/13/2018 4:57:13 PM
Job Function: Digital Technology
Business Segment: Digital Operations
Location(s): United States; California; San Ramon
As a Principal Technical Product Manager your role ensures the team has the processes and tools they need to deliver on professional services project commitments, while tracking on-going execution and delivery of projects.
In this role, you will:
Identify and share internal / external best practices and ideas to improve project execution, processes, and quality
Drive project execution process training, awareness, adherence, and governance
Drive all process quality and ISO compliance activities; represent the professional services business in all internal & external process audits
Ensure visibility to key process & project health indicators
Benchmark project execution processes and performance
Bachelor's Degree and a minimum of 3 years of professional experience
Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. GE will not sponsor an individual for an employment visa now or in the future.
Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen
Must be willing to travel
Must be willing to work out of an office located in San Ramon, CA
Understanding of GIM = Global Implementation Methodology
Understanding of GIM = Global Implementation Methodology
ID, champion internal/external best practices to improve project execution, quality
Drive disciplined approach to project governance, ensuring visibility to KPIs such as velocity, customer sat, performance to plan
Drive GIM awareness, adherence, continuous improvement
Align, assess project execution vs. defined Quality Management, ISO certification standards
Knowledge sharing good, bad
Instructs others on how to thoroughly analyze data and present findings and recommendations in a way that is easy and simple for key stakeholders to make decisions; links analysis to overall business objectives and strategies.
Can follow processes without assistance. Recognizes variations to the process and works to resolve independently.
Can adapt to gaps or exceptions to the processes and adjust accordingly. Ability to interact with the customer demonstrating expertise and insight, and manage expectations. Identify and report when there is deviation on scope, schedule or budget. Exceeds quality requirements and adapts to ensure standards are met in all situations.
Identifies inefficient processes.
Helps manager and peers to create strategies to identify and understand in depth client needs beyond a cursory level (both known and latent); assists with collection and analysis of customer data.
Proactively identifies and removes project obstacles or barriers on behalf of the team. Navigates accountability in a matrixed organization.
Communicates and demonstrates a shared sense of purpose. Learns from failure.
Establishes & communicates team members' roles in relation to their function and data. Shares knowledge, power and credit, establishing trust, credibility, and goodwill.
Coordinates role responsibilities with that of others to achieve mutual goals. Encourages groups to work together to efficiently resolve problems. Proactively coaches and/or mentor's others to improve their contribution to the team.
Fosters relationship building between team members and those outside the team. Works with others to achieve goals without regard to band/title. Identifies gaps in roles on teams, and is recognized for growing and distributing talent pools across the organization.
Creates meaningful stories and two-way communications that drive behavior. Communicates functional strategy and roadmap with sufficient detail for teams to utilize.
Describes functional area information to leaders. Coaches others on effective presentation skills. Collaborates with leadership on mediums and messages that drive the intended direction of the organization with measurable results. Determines the need for theoretical explanations vs. a business actionable answer in a presentation.
Leads customers to take ownership of explaining their business problems through mutual understanding; engages customers by creating exciting dialogue.
Influences and energizes others toward the common vision and goal. Maintains excitement for a process and drives to new directions of meeting the goal in the face of unfavorable odds and setbacks.
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 industryenergy, 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.
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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.
Locations: United States; California; San Ramon
GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.