About Us :
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Role Summary :
As part of GE Digital, supporting GE Aviation (GEA), Sr Technical Product Manager will be responsible for product ownership for the Cheltenham Avionics Digital Thread product.
This role will responsible for developing a cohesive product vision and portfolio simplification; and lead a team to execute on that vision.
They will partner with business stakeholders and across other product categories to ensure alignment to the product strategy, and prioritize feature delivery to maximize outcomes.
Essential Responsibilities :
Develop and execute product vision and roadmap for the Cheltenham Avionics Digital Thread product
Prioritize continuously in accordance with the understanding and validation of customer needs and associated outcomes
Drive cultural transformation within the team and into the function
Understand personas and the importance of role based design product development
Partner with other GE businesses to share and leverage re-use opportunities
Ensure operational excellence of product portfolio, including outcomes, velocity, voice of customer, cost, etc.
Stay current with market trends, enabling technologies, and business digital strategy
Manage resource allocation and budget
Manage risk and dependencies between organizations.
Provide strategic inputs into S2 and other business activities.
Provide coaching, feedback, developmental opportunities, etc. to indirect reports within a team of teams.
Can break down problems and estimate time for development tasks.
Awareness of SDLC and methodologies like Lean / Agile / XP, CI, Software and Product Security, Scalability, Documentation Practices, refactoring and Testing Techniques.
Comfortable in building features such as web services and Queries on existing tables.
Qualifications / Requirements :
BSC Degree in Computer Science or in STEM Majors (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) or equivalent
Demonstrable experience and emphasis on influencing stakeholders or successful completion of a related GE rotation program along with established leadership across the discipline and function
Desired Characteristics : Technical Expertise :
Technical Expertise :
Experience and expertise of the Agile methodologies (e.g., Scrum, Kanban, SaFe, etc.)
Proficiency with various agile and collaboration tools like Rally, Aha, and Confluence.
Strong Business Analysis skills and ability to translate requirements to enterprise software features
Business Acumen :
Ability to plan and provide structure and organization in a fast paced, changing environment.
Effectively manages risk and uncertainty for self and team.
Ability to decompose problems and make decisions when problems or solutions are not 100% defined
Skilled in negotiation to align stakeholders and communicate a single synthesized perspective to the product development team.
Balances value propositions from competing stakeholders.
Demonstrated experience leading and influencing across a complex, global matrix organization.
Proactively identifies and removes project obstacles or barriers on behalf of the team
Uses critical thinking skills and disciplined approaches to help leaders and leadership teams resolve issues and define solutions
Continuously measures deliverables of self and team against commitments. Effectively balances multiple, different and / or competing objectives
Personal Attributes :
Proactively engages with cross-functional teams to resolve issues and design solutions using critical thinking and analytical skills and best practices
Excellent written and oral communication skills and the ability to interface with senior leadership with confidence and clarity
Influences and energizes others toward the common vision and goal.
Maintains excitement for a process and drives to new directions of meeting the goal in the face of unfavorable odds and setbacks
Commitment, Perseverance, Passion!
Locations : United Kingdom; Cheltenham