Business Solutions Leader - Initiatives
GE Capital - Chicago, IL

This job posting is no longer available on GE Careers. Find similar jobs: Business Solution Leader jobs - GE Capital jobs

Job Number 1529009
A senior technical professional that demonstrates accountability for functional, business, and broad company objectives. In this role you will integrate and develop processes that meet business needs across the organization, manage complex issues within area of expertise, be involved in long-term planning, and contribute to the overall business strategy. Essential Responsibilities
This role will require proactive, self-motivated leadership qualities with technical depth. In this role you will provide leadership, technical design guidance and project level management in the planning, evaluation, design, development, implementation, operation and control of IT solutions for Rail applications and associated supporting solutions. You will be the primary liaison between business owners, support teams, strategy and governance teams. In this role of Business Solutions Leader for Initiatives, you will:

Act as a liaison with internal IT departments, GECA IT, IT vendors, and functional partner to ensure technology needs are met.

Assist the functional stakeholder in defining IT initiatives, developing business cases, prioritizing projects and gaining approval for investments.

Work as a business partner with client leaders and users to evaluate / improve business processes and arrive at mutual, cost effective solutions.

Act as subject matter expert for assigned area processes and supporting applications functionality and primary liaison to functional managers

Works with Architecture on positioning of application in the overall Architecture Blueprint, identification of effects of blueprint changes and ensuring that application architecture and lifecycle plans are in place.

Maintain current knowledge of new system management practices and information technologies that are applicable to business objectives and creatively promote their use

Assure conformance to system architecture, methods, standards and practices and promote their creation

Lead in the evaluation / implementation of third party software solutions

Serve as solution delivery expert for the design and implementation of assigned application

Support CIO in developing IT budgets and translate to demand forecasting.

Accountable for completion of all work executed by their team (on time, on budget, technical & functional requirements delivered, consistent cycle time and cost effectiveness improvement)

Be accountable for operational excellence of assigned program(s), with duties including project reviews, feasibility, cost benefit analysis, prioritization, initiation, execution, and closure for all project work related to the program

Motivate team by creating a sense of purpose to meet the goals of the business through coaching and leading by example

Develop an open quality culture within the organization that fosters issue discussion and decision-making based on quality and compliance objectives Qualifications/Requirements YOU MUST BE ABLE TO SATISFY THE REQUIREMENTS OF SECTION 19 OF THE FEDERAL DEPOSIT INSURANCE ACT

Bachelor's Degree in Information Systems, Information Technology (IT), Computer Science or Engineering degree

5+ years’ experience in application development and management of IT projects

3+ years of experience with delivering and maintaining IT applications and infrastructure in a financial services environment

3+ years’ experience managing IT professionals.

Eligibility requirements:
  • Must submit application for employment through COS (internal candidates) or (external candidates) to be considered for this position.
  • Must have unrestricted authorization to work in the United States.
  • Must be willing to comply with pre-employment screening, including but not limited to, drug testing, reference verification and background check. Additional Eligibility Qualifications GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen. Desired Characteristics
Demonstrated delivery of $1million plus program/projects including schedule, resource and financial control and reporting

Business cycle strategic planning to align IT with key business drivers

Demonstrated ability to work under pressure, within tight timeframes, and with minimal supervision

Leadership Training Program Experience (IMLP, OMLP, FMP)

Technical depth in one or more of our technology areas (Java, RPG, EGL, Oracle)

Strong cross-functional team player with ability to work in a matrix structure, across time zone and national boundaries

Imaginative and a Clear Thinker.

Exceptionally strong organizational, facilitation and critical thinking skills with the ability to assess complex problems, analyze options and navigate diverse perspectives and objectives.

ITIL and/or Black Belt certification

Strong team player that collaborates well with others to solve problems and actively incorporates input from various sources.

Demonstrated business acumen, possess strong analytical, and organizational skills.

Experience with process improvement tools/techniques and their application to streamline IT delivery processes. Section 19 Job YOU MUST BE ABLE TO SATISFY THE REQUIREMENTS OF SECTION 19 OF THE FEDERAL DEPOSIT INSURANCE ACT.

GE Careers - 2 years ago - save job
About this company
342 reviews
At GE Capital we’re not just bankers, we’re builders. Headquartered in Norwalk Connecticut, GE Capital is one of the...