1+ months

Technology Manager - Optimization

GE Energy
Niskayuna, NY 12309
Role Summary:The Technology Manager (TM) will work collaboratively with the Technology Directors, Program Leaders, Business, Government technical peers, and fellow TMs to foster innovation and ensure research efforts are aligned with organizational priorities in the areas of Operations Optimization/Supply Chain Optimization, business and financial risk analytics, statistical signal processing.

Essential Responsibilities:The successful candidate will...

+ Work closely with the Technical Director, GRC business program managers, Business Development Managers, Project Leaders, and leaders from the different GE business units to develop/refine the vision and strategy for Optimization team.

+ Achieve alignment of that vision and strategy with those of relevant organizations both at GRC, GE business units, and external government agencies such as DOE, DoD, DARPA, etc.

+ Guide and shape new technology programs; internally by collaborating with GE business units and externally by collaborating with government entities.

+ Provide coaching, mentoring, and performance feedback to team members with various level of experience and technical competency.

+ Grow the team talent and capabilities by engaging in recruiting efforts of top talent in the areas of Applied Statistics, Applied Math, Industrial Engineering, Data Analytics, and Computer Sciences.

+ Drive technology programs execution, meeting deliverables, budgets, and schedules, and ensure a seamless transition of technology from research to products, while also contributing technically to projects

+ Develop networks in the GE businesses and with external commercial customers, as well as with academia and external research partners

Participate in forums and sub-committees among your peers to help continually shape and nurture a positive culture

+ Represent and promote GEs research in the technical community;

+ Exemplify GE leadership values and make full use of GE initiatives


+ Masters Degree in applied statistics, computer information sciences, engineering, or a related analytical/technical fields with a minimum of 7 years of relevant experience in research and development.

+ Demonstrated impact, leadership capability and ability to lead, build and energize Niskayuna NY cross-functional, global teams in high-impact technology

+ Demonstrated ability to understand customer needs and industry trends, simplify strategy into specific actions, make decisions, and communicate priorities

+ Demonstrated ability to influence at senior levels

+ Strong written and verbal communications skills including the ability to clearly communicate technical strategies

+ 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

+ Must be willing to work out of an office located in Niskayuna, NY

+ Must be 18 years or older

+ You must submit your application for employment on the careers page at www.gecareers.com to be considered

Desired Characteristics:

+ PhD in Controls, applied statistics, computer information sciences or a related discipline

+ Industrial experience in the field manufacturing technologies and processes

Technical project leadership experience

+ Demonstrated operational rigor. Ability to make decisions with confidence when problems or solutions are not 100% defined. Influence, facilitation, and negotiation skills; boundary-less/solution-focused approach

+ Experience developing partnerships with federal agencies or commercial enterprises

+ Demonstrated track record in the transition of research and development technology into an industrial product environment

+ Experience as a team leader or supervisor

+ Experience working with and interacting with global teams and cross-functional teams in a matrixed environment

About Us:GE Research is GE's innovation engine where new ideas are originated, developed and productized to create a better world and deliver differentiated products across the company's industrial portfolio. These products span the aviation, power, transportation and health care sectors.

Today, we're a forward leaning, interdisciplinary organization, matching world-class innovation with market insights and industry connections to move faster and deliver better outcomes for GEs businesses and customers.

We continue a strong track record in innovation and invention that began with our company's founder, Thomas Edison. GE scientists and engineers have distinguished themselves over time, amassing tens of thousands of patents, two Nobel prizes in chemistry and physics, and a list of inventions that have defined and redefined generation after generation.

This rich legacy of delivering transformative innovation is thriving now more than ever.

Discover how were seeing, moving and creating the future at https://www.ge.com/research/, meet our innovation giants at https://www.ge.com/research/people, search our open positions at http://twitter.com/geresearchjobs, and connect with us on our social channels at https://twitter.com/GEResearch and https://www.linkedin.com/company/geresearch/.

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.

Additional Eligibility Qualifications: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).Additional Locations:United States;New York;Niskayuna;


Posted: 2020-03-23 Expires: 2020-06-19

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