Staff Technical Product Manager

General Electric Atlanta , GA 30301

Posted 2 weeks ago

Staff Technical Product Manager

  • GE Digital

  • Experienced

  • Posted 2/14/2019 3:55:56 PM

  • 3245637

  • Job Function: Digital Technology

  • Business Segment: Digital Technology

Location(s): United States; Georgia; Atlanta, Alpharetta

Role Summary:

The Product Management / Staff Technical Program Manager, GE Digital will be responsible for

selecting, configuring, managing and documenting process essential to supporting the CoreTech

Product Management function and in the broader CoreTech team and GE Digital. Responsibilities

will extend to delivering and supporting applications critical to the Product Management group

resulting in the delivery of world class offerings that support the growth of GE businesses globally

Essential Responsibilities:

Act as the Project Manager/Evangelist for tools used within CoreTech for product management and support the implementation into the broader GE Digital deployment

Work with Product Management and broader Product teams on creation and management of collateral and content for the CoreTech website.

Act as technical project management for the GE CoreTech B2B website ensuring product management requirements, configurations and fixes are implemente into the website.

Manage licenses, usage, setup and configuration and support users where required on product management specific tools.

Updating and maintaining the product taxonomies, reporting, and ensuring the websites and product management tools are aligned to the product taxonomy.

Generating ideas for product management strategies and supporting tools.

Supporting the development of clear and exciting product positioning, value propositions and product roadmaps for a suite of Digital Workplace products by providing a toolbox to enable the Product Management team to be successful.

Partnering with the account management, regional leaders, and website development to ensure seamless exchanges of data, infographics and information between platforms

Establish and document processes that will be used by Product Managers when using tools and communicating information.

Develop requirements and technology required for integrations with associated tools such as Aha!, Rally and data links to websites where information should be consumed.

Partnering with other product management team members to help define a consistent, integrated, holistic product management approach for all products and services


Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor's Degree AND a minimum 6 years of professional experience OR a Masters degree AND 4 years experience

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 able to travel 20% within the US

Desired Characteristics:

Technical Expertise:

Strong knowledge of Object Oriented Analysis and Design, Software Design Patterns and Java coding principles

Experience working in Agile engineering environment

Familiarity with versatile implementation options, including Java, Node.js, Go, Python.
3+ year experience working in IT environment.

Experience working with SaaS applications.

Software deployment and management experience.

Program management and understanding product management

Knowledge of web development tools and interfaces.

Demonstrated ability implementing and supporting business processes, business oriented

software and websites.

Business Acumen:

Demonstrates the initiative to explore alternate technology and approaches to solving problems

Skilled in breaking down problems, documenting problem statements and estimating efforts

Has the ability to analyze impact of technology choices

Has the ability to perform financial planning and analysis of technology choices

Demonstrates knowledge on technical topics, such as caching, APIs, data transfer, scalability, and security

Skilled in negotiation to align stakeholders and communicate a single synthesized perspective to the scrum team. Balances value propositions for competing stakeholders.

Demonstrates knowledge of the competitive environment

Demonstrates knowledge of technologies in the market to help make buy vs build recommendations, scope MVPs, and to drive market timing decisions


Demonstrates clarity of thinking to work through limited information and vague problem definitions

Influences through others; builds direct and "behind the scenes" support for ideas

Proactively identifies and removes project obstacles or barriers on behalf of the team

Shares knowledge, power, and credit, establishing trust, credibility, and goodwill

Personal Attributes:

Able to work under minimal supervision

Excellent communication skills and the ability to interface with senior leadership with confidence and clarity

Able to work well with global teams, including time-zone flexibility

Skilled in providing oversight and mentoring team members. Shows ability to effectively delegate work.

About Us:

GE (NYSE:GE) drives the world forward by tackling its biggest challenges. By combining world-class engineering with software and analytics, GE helps the world work more efficiently, reliably, and safely. GE people are global, diverse and dedicated, operating with the highest integrity and passion to fulfill GE's mission and deliver for our customers.

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, gender (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law.

Locations: United States; Georgia; Atlanta, Alpharetta

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.

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