Senior Manager - IT Architecture
Location:
Austin , Texas
Posted:
November 23, 2017
Reference:
3020311
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 Power is a world leader in power generation with deep domain expertise that helps customers deliver electricity from a wide spectrum of fuel sources. We are transforming the electricity industry with the digital power plant, the world's largest & most efficient gas turbine, full balance of plant solutions and our data-leveraging software. Our innovative technologies and digital offerings help make power and water more affordable, reliable, accessible and sustainable.

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www.ge.com/sites/default/files/15-000845%20EEO%20combined.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.

Role Summary:

Senior Manager - Architecture will be a key thought leader driving strategy, vision and execution to deliver on the mission of a world-class data analytics platform. You will be responsible for applying Agile methodologies to lead the development team in delivering best in class analytical solutions leveraging SAP Business Warehouse, BO, QlikView and Tableau.

Essential Responsibilities:

You will be responsible for Data Architecture & modeling and manage delivery, scope, and project schedule. The ability to remain flexible and adept to learning new technology, and business processes will be instrumental to be successful in this role.

Collaboration with multiple stakeholders, including business subject-matter-experts, Business Analysts and Data Architects is required to architect data model and provide consistent, clean and accurate enterprise data.

As the Senior Manager - IT Architecture, you will:

+ Provide technical leadership to Design and Develop BW data models & data flow objects in SAP BW 7.x using InfoCubes, ODS/DSO, Multi-providers, Composite providers, Open ODS, Transient providers, transformations, extractors, data sources and required routines

+ Manage current implementation on SAP Business Warehouse, SAP BusinessObjects, QlikView and Tableau platform

+ Provide thought leadership that takes High Level Architecture and Design and translates it into a workable analytics solution

+ Analyze business and functional requirements to define target SAP BI/BW solution architecture and apply Data Modeling skills using LSA ++ architecture

+ Accountable for the quality and timeliness of Data Architecture, and solution delivery, adhering to standardized framework, architecture reviews, change and release management, and handover to operations team

+ Maintain a strong understanding of upcoming technology (e.g. Talend/HVR, Kafka, Sqoop), drive innovation in the space, execute proof of concepts and oversee the roadmap implementation and operational support of such technology

+ Provide leadership, inspiration and guidance to a growing team; foster a culture of transparency, collaboration and innovation

Qualifications/Requirements:

+ Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or in a quantitative field or equivalent

+ Minimum of 10 years of experience working in SAP Business Warehouse environment

Please Note: This position can be based in Cary, NC or Atlanta, GA

Desired Characteristics:

+ At least 2 full life cycle implementations of SAP Business Warehouse with solid understanding of SAP Logistics, Supply Chain, Finance and Controlling functional areas

+ Deep knowledge in Data Modelling, Data Extraction, Data Loading, Performance Tuning, Data Security and report design using BEX and WEBi

+ Strong understanding of SAP BW/4HANA ecosystem, SAP Lumira

+ Ability to understand end-to-end solutions extending beyond SAP modules

+ Strong business and systems acumen with clear thinking abilities to drive desired outcomes

+ Familiarity with Big Data technologies like Pivotal Greenplum, HortonWorks Hadoop & other Cloud data warehouse solutions

+ Proven experience with data ingestion tools like Talend, Informatica, Spark stream & HVR

+ Familiarity with cloud platform technologies like AWS, Azure

+ Proven experience in leading global teams and working effectively in a matrix organization model and delivering using Agile methodologies

+ Strong communication skills, ability to develop partnership with cross functional teams and develop an inclusive and collaborative environment

+ Highly self-motivated, able to work independently and accommodate multiple time zones

+ Able to effectively direct and mentor team in technical and soft skills

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Locations: United States; Georgia, North Carolina; Cary, Atlanta

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.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 conditional upon the successful completion​ of a background investigation and drug screen.

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