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Applications Operations Leader

  • GE Aviation
  • Experienced
  • Posted 5/8/2017 3:34:19 PM
  • 2899639
  • Job Function: Digital Technology
  • Business Segment: Aviation Digital
Location(s): United States; Ohio; Evendale


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.

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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:


As Applications Operations Leader, you'll be leading monitoring, reporting and managing P&A for highly critical DSS engine diagnostics applications.


You'll use your strong foundation of functional skills and your knowledge of relevant technologies to support these applications.


You'll interface directly with the Aviation business customers (internal) as well as airline customers (external) who are the users of our industrial internet applications.



Essential Responsibilities:


In addition you will :


  • Direct the 24x7 monitoring and support processes and team to ensure 99% application uptime for critical applications
  • Some areas of expertise required but are not limited to :
    • IP networks
    • Unix / Windows operating systems
    • SQL / Oracle / NOSQL databases
    • and Java applications

  • Develop new solutions based upon precedents in the organizations
  • Leverage existing monitoring technologies
  • Constantly improve the effectiveness of our monitoring environment
  • Works together with business leadership at Management and Executive level
  • Specify needs; communicate about support approach; and present outcomes of research done
  • Deliver product support as part of a team
  • Work on cross functional teams including collaborating with Aviation business owners and product managers
  • Lead analytical and design activities using proven technologies and vested approaches and methods



    Qualifications/Requirements:


  • Bachelors degree from an accredited university or college (or a high school diploma / GED with a minimum of 4 years of experience in Engineering, software development or IT)
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in application support
  • Minimum of 3 years of large scale distributed software design, development experience
  • Minimum of 3 years of business-critical application development experience and / or application support experience


    ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENT:

  • 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.



    Desired Characteristics:


  • Familiarity with aviation snapshot data processing environment and technologies
  • Familiarity with aviation Fleet Support, fleet monitoring team and business processes
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Ability to influence others and lead global teams
  • Lead initiatives of moderate scope and impact
  • Ability to coordinate several projects simultaneously
  • Effective problem identification and solution skills, especially focusing on the ability to handle the most critical and time sensitive issues before lower priority requests
  • Proven analytical and organizational ability
  • Familiarity with database technologies and their use in applications
  • Strong SQL / PLSQL development skills
  • Hands-on experience with Agile (Scrum) and test driven development, continuous integration (Jenkins / Hudson) and version control (SVN, GIT)

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    Locations: United States; Ohio; Evendale

    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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