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Director, Capability and Analytics

  • GE Oil & Gas
  • Experienced
  • Posted 2/2/2017 6:03:03 PM
  • 2825612
  • Job Function: Engineering/Technology
  • Business Segment: Oil & Gas Headquarters
Location(s): United States, Italy; Texas; Houston, Florence


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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.

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Through project management expertise and technology innovation, we work to help lower costs, make things faster, simpler and more productive for our customers.

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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, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Role Summary:
The Director, Capability and Analytics is a strategic position on the Technical Capability organization leading Strategic Workforce planning for O&G engineering employees globally. This entails utilizing training, data and tools to build competencies and manage knowledge risk. The position will report directly into the Technical Capability leader.

Essential Responsibilities:
In this role, you will collaborate with the reps across the product companies and chief engineers, to define the key capabilities needed, assess current competency and develop plans to ensure avenues for our workforce development. You will also partner with the Product Company reps and Human Resources on developing the technical career strategy for the Oil & Gas Engineering function. You will drive consistent quality, competitiveness, and operational excellence at a global level.

In the role of Director, Capability and Analytics, you will:

  • Partner with business leaders to identify, analyze, and prioritize competencies and capabilities needed during both organic and inorganic growth
  • Build and launch competency framework, supporting processes and tools
  • Partner with Product company reps on mapping the Digital Capabilities, Model Based Enterprise and Digital Twin
  • Use business and industry trends to understand the new capabilities required for the future engineer, and build a framework to develop these capabilities in our engineering team
  • Be responsible for leading Knowledge Management and Knowledge Transfer initiatives throughout the Engineering function by building a culture of collaboration
  • Partner with Chief engineers to develop technical career path aligned to the competency framework
  • Develop new models and tools fostering innovation and delivery collaboration across the engineering organization

    Qualifications/Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics or Computer Science from an accredited college or university or equivalent knowledge and experience
  • Strong technology leadership experience
  • EU Work Permit (if hired in Italy)

    Desired Characteristics:
  • Proven mentoring and coaching abilities, demonstrated ability to motivate & inspire others
  • Experience working with or knowledge of Strategic Workforce planning tools
  • Six Sigma Black Belt; Experienced with key business tools such as Change Acceleration (CAP), LEAN, etc. to support decision and change
  • Proven leadership skills (experience successfully managing people/projects/issues)
  • Change agent with energy, passion & enthusiasm to drive change
  • Demonstrated effective interpersonal, teamwork & networking skills
  • Demonstrated experience working effectively across multiple functions and matrix environments
  • Demonstrated organizational leadership skills with the ability to manage multiple and changing priorities while driving growth
  • Proven ability to champion new ideas, with strong execution skills and proven ability to translate ideas into actions
  • Strong communicator who conveys credibility, trustworthiness and passion to a wide variety of audiences, including customers and employees at all levels of the organization
  • Strong business acumen and customer mindset

    GE works on things that matter. The best people and the best technologies taking on the toughest challenges. Finding solutions in energy, health and home, transportation and finance. Building, powering, moving and curing the world. Not just imagining. Doing. GE works. 
    Looking for a challenge where your experience is valued? Come see what you can achieve as a leader with GE Oil & Gas! 

    Locations: United States, Italy; Texas; Houston, Florence

    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, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

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