VP Digital - Digital Identity & Access Management Solutions
Posted 5/8/2017 3:16:57 PM
Job Function:Digital Technology
Business Segment: Digital Technology
Location(s): United States; Ohio, Virginia, California; Cincinnati, Glen Allen, San Ramon
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 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: GE Digital is focused on transforming IT for the company to deliver better outcomes for GE at scale. CoreTech Solutions is at the heart of this change, re-defining our products and building, developing and enhancing our teams to deliver and support these critical products for GE. Digital Identity services are a critical part of how our customers and partners interact with GE.
In this role as, VP – Digital Identity Management Solutions, you will be responsible for designing, managing and optimizing the foundation for how our customers and partners, are authenticated and authorized to use GE platforms with a focus on Predix.
As our new VP – Digital Identity Management Solutions you will:
Responsible for delivering user interface authentication services, programmatic interfaces for authenticating apps, platform services for apps to define and manage their permission structures, and federated identity services for our customers and partners.
Be an expert on the digital identity domain, the market, the trends. Evangelize the vision constantly so all stakeholders are aligned, have context and understand where we are going.
Provide regular metrics and reporting to measure the efficiency and effectiveness of the services, facilitate appropriate resource allocation, and increase the overall maturity of our digital identity products & capabilities.
Collaborate with other functions including Commercial, Product Management, Legal, Compliance, & Privacy, to ensure that our solutions maintain strong security postures.
Drive hands-on technical leadership and execution as appropriate to ensure digital identity products are supported and delivered to meet expectations.
Lead and actively participate in defined operating rhythms focused on proactive product reviews for the Digital Identity product suite, including critical dependent products and programs.
Execute team management activities focused on employee recruiting, development, performance management, compensation and leadership
Assess, define and execute talent transformation plan focusing on technical talent growth, insourcing critical skillsets, talent recruitment, alignment and growth, in partnership with broader CoreTech Solutions strategy
Execute organizational oversight, aligning team for successful delivery and partnership with technology and business leaders
Manage product budgets and partner with product leaders & managers to maintain, analyze, adjust and plan as needed to meet commitments
Major personal performance objectives for this role in the first 12 months are:
Organization skill and capability assessment completed and turned into resource plan with critical skill gaps hired
Defined product and technology roadmaps for Digital identity solutions
Product solutions implemented for customer identity federation
Product solutions implemented for device identity assurance
Bachelor’s Degree in a “STEM” major or related field, or equivalent work experience)
12+ years’ experience in Information Technology and 5 + years of leading people & teams
5+ years’ experience of strong Identity & Access Management technical security knowledge/expertise, including 4+ yeas in leadership/management
GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this role.
Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.
Ability and willingness to travel, as required.
An understanding in IT security best practices with experience working against industry standards such as ISO, FedRAMP, HIPPA, etc.
Experience managing large scale middleware deployments such as Directory Servers, databases, web proxies, etc.
Experience with cloud platforms and / or hybrid cloud platforms.
Strong understanding of one automation technologies like Chef, Puppet, etc.
Hands-on, technical experience with IT automation tools & techniques
Direct experience in engineering or product management roles with identity services, including direct experience with directory services, OAuth, OpenID Connect, SAML, LDAP, client authentication services, and multi-factor authentication.
Demonstrated thought leader, delivering new, supporting innovation solutions to exceed customer expectations
Demonstrated competency in strategic thinking and leadership with strong relationship management ability.
Excellent communication, negotiating and influencing skills at all levels of the organization as well as with external organizations.
Strong analytical and strong problem solving skills - communicates in a clear and succinct manner and effectively evaluates information/data to make decisions; anticipates obstacles and develops plans to resolve; creates actionable strategies and operational plans
Change oriented – actively generates process improvements; champions and drives change initiatives; confronts difficult circumstances in creative ways, balances multiple and competing priorities and executes accordingly
Excellent interpersonal, written / verbal communication and leadership skills with the ability to quickly build credibility, influence and make recommendations to all levels
Demonstrated experience embracing “team of teams” way of working
Demonstrated ability in leading technical teams
Demonstrated competency in strategic thinking and leadership
Demonstrated customer focus – evaluates decisions through the eyes of the customer, builds strong customer relationships, creates processes with customer view point, partners with customers to shape future state products and strategy
Strong analytical and problem solving skills - communicates in a clear and succinct manner, anticipates obstacles and develops plans to resolve
Ability to work in a dynamic, fast paced environment with limited direction
Change oriented – actively defines process improvements, champions and drive change initiatives, confronts difficult circumstances in creative ways, balances multiple and competing priorities and executes accordingly
Locations: United States; Ohio, Virginia, California; Cincinnati, Glen Allen, San Ramon
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