Location(s): United States ; California; San Ramon
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Role Summary: We are looking for a highly motivated & passionate technology executive to join GE Oil & Gas Digital team. As the Senior Director – Operations Optimization, GE Digital, this role will focus on driving and delivering extremely impactful and innovative solutions for production deployments of GE Digital products.
Essential Responsibilities: The candidate will be responsible for leading a squad of highly talented and motivated operations engineering teams comprised of DevOps engineers, site reliability engineers and infrastructure architects. You will be responsible for the design of production infrastructure in various hosting models, from physical data centers to different cloud provides like AWS, Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud and develop innovative solutions for seamless deployments of application changes to production. You will liaison with Predix platform architecture team and GE Digital Oil and Gas product teams to implement highly available, redundant, scalable and secure production infrastructure and deployments. You will also be responsible for driving the implementation of latest monitoring technologies to ensure uptime SLAs are achieved.
As Sr Director, you will:
Lead multiple Site Reliability and DevOps team members globally that will be responsible for delivering scalable and innovative solutions for production deployments in a continuous deployment model.
Manage Operations teams and Individual Contributors that work with Product development and Predix Platform team to drive solutions that deliver high quality deployments with fail-back design.
Manage the architecture initiatives in Operations by working with product and platform architects to absorb new technologies into operations.
Explore and evaluate different hosting providers and establish data centers in different geographical locations of the world.
Work with Information Security team and drive implementation of technologies and measures to ensure the production infrastructure stays highly secure and is compliant with regulations.
The leader is both a technical leader within the function and also is responsible for developing and coaching his/her employees within the function.
Be able to influence from both a strategic and technical standpoint across the function and business.
Ability to influence at the peer level is key.
Optimize and define new processes and tools, to enable large scale enterprise-grade software deployments.
Overall be seen as a champion within the organization, possessing strong cross-functional collaboration and influencing skills.
Provide coaching, feedback, developmental opportunities, etc. to direct/indirect reports within broader team.
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