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Site IT Leader

  • GE Aviation
  • Experienced
  • Posted 1/24/2017 4:10:46 PM
  • 2795516
  • Job Function: Digital Technology
  • Business Segment: Aviation Digital
Location(s): United States ; Indiana; Lafayette


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.

Working for GE Aviation is exciting & challenging. Come see what you are missing!
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 the Supply Chain Site IT Leader for Lafayette IN you will manage a variety of hardware and software solutions across all life cycle stages.

As an active partner, you'll collaborate with cross-functional teams to produce high-quality deliverables, enabling Brilliant Factory technologies at the site.

You'll integrate & align to larger product teams to drive performance against co. objectives that support the transformation of the business to a digital industrial leader.



Essential Responsibilities:


In addition you will :


  • Partner with business leaders and users to creatively identify / evaluate / implement / improve business technology and processes and arrive at mutual, cost effective solutions utilizing Lean and Agile principles
  • Participate in the preparation of long-range plans and assure that they are in concert with business objectives and goals
  • Drive the evolution of Digital Industrial by delivering Brilliant Factory concepts at the site including sensor enablement, data visualization, mobility, vision systems, etc.
  • Provide technical support for site specific software including: Factory Management, SAP, RFID, Spotfire, Kronos, etc.
  • Execute as front line technical support for all site IT hardware including personal computers, network, server, audio / video, printer, paging, security and voice infrastructure
  • Develop and manage site IT budget, carefully evaluating and reviewing shop IT expenses and investment
  • Maintain documentation on all IT systems, installations, and configurations
  • Ensure conformance of established IT architecture, standards, and practices
  • Own the resolution of IT issues in a timely manner (By the help desk or local support)
  • Coordinate and communicate all Change Management and Risk Management activities
  • Participate in Global Shop Operations calls and other Supply Chain IT operational and project discussions
  • Stay current with emerging technologies and promote their use
  • Lead in the evaluation / implementation of third party software solutions
  • Initiate and coordinate outsourced supplier efforts, as required



    Qualifications/Requirements:


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Systems, Information Technology (IT), Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related discipline from an
    accredited college or university
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience with current Information Technologies and their influence on business functions


    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:


  • Hands-on experience in a variety of technical disciplines (e.g. networking, servers, custom and packaged software, etc.)
  • Hands-on experience within a shop floor manufacturing environment supporting manufacturing execution applications and processes
  • Ability to meet objectives by influencing and engaging across multiple teams
  • Proven analytical and problem resolution skills
  • Quality and cost driven
  • Innovation advocate
  • Customer focused

    Why join one great company when you can join many? We are more than 280,000 people with jobs that range from biochemist to finance specialist to wind energy engineer. We’re passionate about making life better with new ideas and technologies. We’re diverse, supporting our communities in more than 140 countries. Experience personal growth and competency development as part of the GE team. Around the world, we are helping build the healthcare, transportation and aviation of the new century.

    At GE Aviation, we are imagination at work. Whether we’re manufacturing components for our GEnx engines or driving innovation in fuel and noise reduction, the GE Aviation teams are dedicated to turning imaginative ideas into advances in aviation that solve some of the world’s toughest problems. Join us and you’ll find yourself in a dynamic environment where our ongoing, substantial investment in research and development keeps us moving forward and looking ahead. Here you’ll work collaboratively and across functions with the highest caliber talent, utilizing cutting-edge technology and processes. Whether it’s the next generation of ecomagination products or the future of aircraft engines, we’ve got the state-of-the-art resources to make those innovations a reality. If you’re passionate about aviation and looking for a career rich with challenges and unlimited opportunities for growth and advancement, then join GE in reengineering the sky through aviation innovations that will impact the globe for generations to come.


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    Locations: United States ; Indiana; Lafayette

    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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