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SSCI Initiative Leader and Program Manager

GE Energy
Greenville, SC 29601
**Job Description Summary**

The Advanced Technology & Sciences (AT&S) Safety Systems Continuous Improvement (SSCI) Initiative Leader will have responsibility for shaping and achieving strategic outcomes of the AT&S SSCI Program Portfolio (>$10M). This will include setting programs direction, planning & tracking program activities, trading off business risks with schedule demands, problem solving, and facilitating work processes to enable the cross functional teams to complete their project deliverables on time and budget. The SSCI PM will mentor team members and maintain SSCI alignment with business goals. The SSCI Initiative Leader will interface with Senior Executive Leaders to integrate and drive safety process improvements across Onshore Wind.

**Job Description**

**Essential Responsibilities**

In addition, you will:

+ Partner with Project Leaders and Functional Managers to ensure AT&S programs deliver established project outcomes and KPIs on schedule and on budget, meeting all quality and process requirements.

+ Implement, manage and communicate changes to ensure goals & objectives are met throughout program lifecycles.

+ Responsible for the schedule, budget, and priority discussions for a portfolio AT&S programs. Participate in resource planning.

+ Coordinate interdependencies of programs within the portfolio.

+ Drive clarity of program scope, outcomes and deliverables aligning to strategic technology and product objectives.

+ Demonstrate leadership in communicating business goals / programs / processes for an area or business segment. This includes reporting out progress, challenges and achievements to Sr Business Leaders in monthly operating reviews and other business level meetings.

+ Demonstrate effective risk mitigation and problem-solving.

+ Communicate regularly and transparently with Project Leaders, Functional Managers and Business Leaders concerning project issues and decisions.

+ Work with planner/schedulers to create and update project schedules in P6 Primavera.

+ Lead and oversee design trade-offs and cost-benefit analysis.

+ Participate in planning, scheduling, and preparing content for technical and program reviews (milestone or gate). Participate in the reviews, ensure proper review documentation and follow all tasks through to timely completion.

+ Assure proper documentation of technical, financial and quality data generated for the assigned projects and/or tasks consistent with engineering policies and procedures. Accountable for process compliance.

+ Drive simplification and standardization of work and best practices into engineering analyses, program execution and validation.

+ Work with Segment Engineering and Product Line teams to ensure program alignment to strategic technology and product goals.

+ Work closely with New Product Introduction teams to promote and enable technology adoption.


+ Bachelor's Degree in Engineering from an accredited college or university

+ Minimum of 4 years of experience in Program Management / Project Management

+ Minimum of 3 years experience in controls, software or safety systems.

**Desired Characteristics**

+ Wind industry experience

+ GE Wind Energy product knowledge

+ Experience in Safety processes and business implementations

+ Systems knowledge of turbine and wind farm

+ Strong technical aptitude, including applicable engineering tools and systems

+ Self-starter, highly motivated, innovative and creative thinker

+ Strong oral and written communication skills

+ Strong interpersonal and leadership skills

+ Experience in software development

+ Ability to work in a matrix team environment

+ Advanced degree in Engineering

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer (https://assets.phenompeople.com/CareerConnectResources/GE11GLOBAL/en\_global/desktop/assets/images/poster\_screen\_reader\_optimized\_w\_supplement.pdf) . 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 conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable).

**Relocation Assistance Provided:** Yes


Posted: 2021-03-17 Expires: 2021-04-16

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