Senior Project Manager - Brilliant Manufacturing
Location:
Van Buren Township, MI
Posted:
May 13, 2016
Position Type:
Full Time
Category:
Sales
Reference:
2613381
About Us:

GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 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 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:

This role is responsible for the for the execution and leadership of projects including scheduling and tracking of material, resources and financial transactions to meet schedule and margin targets for process projects, focusing on complex Manufacturing Execution System projects. Additional responsibilities include communication with the customer, sales account manager, 3rd party vendors and commercial resources and providing status and financial reports

Essential Responsibilities:

+ Own project performance regarding schedule, quality technical execution and financialexpectations per proposal, cost sheet, specification, etc.

+ Define project scope and estimation.

+ Control contract scope and initiation / management of change orders

+ Lead internal material, software, and license management

+ Lead project scheduling including kickoff, design, implementation, installation, testing, start-up,etc.

+ Lead integration of internal resource scheduling with the project schedule; participate inorganizational-level resource planning to plan for and resolve resource demand. Lead third partymaterial and resource management, including generation and administration of purchase orders.

+ Monitor time submittals, equipment deliveries, 3rd party participation and interface with thecommercial team with regard to invoicing

+ Insure milestone compliance with regard to technical requirements, schedule, etc.

+ Drive use of existing product capability, driving standardization, limiting customization, andmaximizing reuse of content developed for previous solutions

+ Drive the development and use of repeatable solutions with focus on reusable templates andtime to value

+ Coordinate and lead progress meetings with customer and business leadership (financial,technical, issue/risk updates, etc.)

+ Interact with Product Development Team, Commercial Team, Customers, Solution Providers(Partner / Integrators), and other cross-functional teams as required for the solution and implementprocesses to ensure best use of GEIP products and services to meet project requirements

+ Effectively communicate both verbally and in writing with peers and team members as aninclusive leader, supporting pre-sale strategy, Services consulting efforts, and project execution

+ Ensure compliance with the Project Management Office and associated processes andstandards

+ Ensure team is EHS compliant

+ Minimize GE Digital exposure and risk on projects

+ Maintain & continuously update technical skills and knowledge

Qualifications/Requirements:

+ Bachelors Degree in Software, Electrical, Computer or comparable engineering discipline froman accredited university or college (or a High School Diploma / GED with a minimum 4 additionalyears of experience in engineering position)

+ Minimum 3 years of project management experience

+ Ability and willingness to travel a minimum of 30% of the time domestically/internationally

Desired Characteristics:

+ Strong exposure to software solutions for Advanced manufacturing, factory automation

+ Experience with Automotive, Appliances or similar high speed discrete manufacturingenvironment

+ Formal training/certification in Project Management desired

+ Six Sigma Green Belt or Master Black Belt desired

+ Experience gathering customer input and translating to system requirements

+ Experience with financial goal setting and reporting

+ Strong business acumen in a technical environment

+ Demonstrated ability to learn new software development practices, languages, and tools

+ Experience in software development with Microsoft Visual Studio / Development tools and C#programming

+ Experience with Windows, .NET, SQL databases, Web Services and SOA technologies

+ Experience with enterprise software and large distributed systems

+ Experience with development in an ISO-certified environment

+ Demonstrated ability to proactively identify issues and independently develop solutions

+ Excellent communication skills, a team player, with ability to energize

+ Good organizational and time management skills

+ Ability to work as part of a team and as an individual contributor

+ Ability to lead and mentor others\#DTR

Locations: United States ; Michigan; Van Buren TownshipGE 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.
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