General Electric Staff Technical Project Manager in Pierre, South Dakota

Role Summary:

The Staff Technical Project Manager acts as the Supply Chain Digital Technology conduit for all Supply Chain projects for the North America Power Grid Solutions factories. You will be the key coordinator working with the plant management staff for communications, tool knowledge, and delivery risks.

Essential Responsibilities:

Essential Responsibilities:

  • You will be based out of one of the factory sites with occasional travel to sites that have active projects keeping a pulse and removing road blocks and risks for Digitization efforts by actively solving problems individually and through leadership and coordination with global teams.

  • Responsible for wing-to-wing execution of technical projects to deliver high quality outcomes to internal customers. Partners with functional product owner to define fit/gap to common products, works with technical team internal and external to the initiative to ensure outcomes delivery on time, within scope and budget and of desired quality. Makes sure project management practices are followed and improved as needed.In this role, you will:

  • Collaborate with business and functional partners and technology leadership in defining site needs backlog and specifying requirements across lifetime of site digital journey for NAM sites

  • Drive technology discussion and strategy in line with business needs and company reference architecture

  • Define execution plans per site and align approach based on project scope, expected timeline and available budget/resources

  • Facilitate convergence of functional and technical

  • Work with globally located technical team often comprising of members of separate organizations to coordinate day-to-day execution as per outlined plan

  • Cooperate with and manage external vendors as required. Manage procurement and onboarding process

  • Ensure pre-defined project management processes and practices are followed. Drive simplification and improvement as necessary

  • Support execution team with resolution of roadblocks and interdependencies. Partner with technical and functional teams external to the project to ensure their tasks are completed as required

  • Manage project risks, scope changes and other non-standard events for Sites /Product Line Supply Chain projects in region

  • Manage Sites / Product Line stakeholder communication and progress reporting in region

  • Ensure quality of deliverables is verified and matching stakeholder expectations

  • Track project outcomes realization and customer satisfaction levels through established metrics against service level. Ensure lessons learned are collected Qualifications/Requirements: Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or in “STEM” Majors (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)

  • 6 years of professional experience in Digital TechnologyEligibility 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 >25%

  • Must be willing to work out of a Manufacturing plant location in Charleroi, PA, Shreveport, LA, or Clearwater, FL Desired Characteristics: Desired Characteristics:

  • Strong team player – collaborates well with others to solve problems and actively incorporates input from various sources

  • Experience working with others on a global basis from a remote location

  • Applies knowledge to coach and mentor others

  • Demonstrated customer focus in a Manufacturing Environment– evaluates decisions through the eyes of the customer, builds strong customer relationships, creates processes with customer viewpoint and partners with customers to help shape their future initiatives

  • Strong analytical and strong problem solving skills -communicates in a clear and succinct manner and effectively evaluates information / data to make decisions, anticipates obstacles and develops plans to resolve, creates actionable strategies and operational plans

  • Hands on problem solver with willingness to dig in and trouble-shoot any issue and open to learning in a fast paced environment

  • Safety oriented, willing to work hand in hand with manufacturing engineering on building sustainable process improvements at the factory

  • Change oriented with a passion for Lean – actively generates process improvements, champions and drives change initiatives, confronts difficult circumstances in creative ways, balances multiple and competing priorities and executes accordingly keeping the end customer and product quality in mind

  • Proficiency with Manufacturing Related Software systems such as Manufacturing Execution Systems, SCADA systems, or Asset Management systems

  • Strong Supply Chain and ERP data model experience#DTR 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 at . 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; Florida, Louisiana, Pennsylvania; Charleroi, Clearwater, ShreveportGE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.