Project Manager – Business Solutions
GE Transportation - Lawrence Park, PA

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Job Number

1894361

GE is an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation.

The Project Manager – Business Solutions will serve as the technology leader for material planning processes in the GE Transportation Supply Chain. In this role you will be responsible for driving strategy, simplification, and standardizations in delivering IT solutions.

Essential Responsibilities
In addition you will:
  • Serve as solutions delivery expert for the design and implementation of material planning programs and initiatives
  • Lead process re-engineering efforts through CAP (Change Acceleration pProcess) to build standard and scalable processes to support Supply Chain growth
  • Lead the planning, development, and execution of multiple programs to migrate material planning processes from legacy systems to Oracle ERP
  • Serve as technical expert on multiple Oracle Applications Value Chain Planning (VCP) modules including; Advanced Supply Chain Planning, Demand Management, and Advanced Planning Command Center
  • Serve as technical expert on processes related to item and BOM creation, setup, and management
  • Serve as technical expert on processes related to generating supply / demand based on Master Production Schedule (MPS) and Material Resource Planning (MRP)
  • Lead projects utilizing Six Sigma DMAIC processes and tools to improve operational efficiencies and enable growth
  • Maintain peer relationships across IT areas (Supply Chain, Services, Shared Services, and CTO) to support affective implementations and leverage best practices
  • Perform assigned tasks and project assignments in order to meet goals and objectives of programs
  • Provide technical expertise and counsel to management, other organizations, and special projects personnel with respect to ERP modules
  • Establish the priority of work to meet objectives
  • Estimate costs and schedules and recommend resource required and solutions to problems, which arise during the course of a project
  • Serve as a primary interface with internal and external contributing organization relative to technical requirements, directions, and problem resolution
  • Collaborate with management in developing technical directions, setting objectives, and setting realistic and challenging goals
  • Implement work activities to meet these plans, monitor progress, and report status
  • Provide timely leadership and direction to supporting organizations
  • Assist in the modification or establishment of operating practices

    Qualifications/Requirements
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Systems, Information Technology, Computer Science, or Engineering (Or a High School Diploma / GED with a minimum of 4 years of Information Systems and IT experience)
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in an Information Systems position
  • Minimum of 2 years of hands-on Oracle EBS Application experience

    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
  • Experience in Advanced Supply Chain Planning
  • Minimum of 2 years hands-on Oracle EBS Application experience in the following modules: Inventory Management, Engineering, Bills of Material, and Discrete Manufacturing
  • Minimum of 2 years of hands-on Project Management experience
  • APICS Certification (or equivalent experience)
  • Able to translate business requirements into strong technical solutions
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Proven analytical and problem solving skills
  • Demonstrated initiative to stay abreast of technology advancements
    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. GE Transportation, a unit of GE (NYSE: GE), solves the world’s toughest transportation challenges. GE Transportation builds equipment that moves the rail, mining and marine industries. Our fuel-efficient and lower-emissions freight and passenger locomotives, diesel engines for rail, marine and stationary power applications, signaling and software solutions, drive systems for mining trucks, and value-added services help customers grow. GE Transportation is headquartered in Chicago, IL, and employs approximately 13,000 employees worldwide. Learn more about GE Transportation today!
    PLEASE NOTE: Erie, PA is the preferred location, however other U.S. locations may be considered.
    Enjoy Life on the Lake in Erie! Our GE Transportation site in the beautiful community of Erie, PA has been an integral part of the city for years. Today, manufacturing hiring at the site has growing steady due to the increase in new customers across the globe. Located in northwestern PA, just under 2 hours from Buffalo, Pittsburgh & Cleveland, Erie enjoys a low cost of living & great schools. This region experiences the best of all four seasons & is active all year round with everything from boating on the lake to snowmobiling in winter. It's an exciting time to join GE Transportation! Explore Erie and discover why it is an exceptional place to live & work!
    To stay connected with exciting news and the latest job opportunities from GE AMSTC, Aviation, Energy Management, Oil & Gas, Power & Water and Transportation, follow us on twitter: @geconnections

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