General Electric Sr Staff Software Architect in Jefferson City, Missouri

Role Summary:

As Sr Staff Software Architect for Billing Automation, your main responsibility will be to drive significant business outcomes and results in the GE Power Cash Receivables area by effectively liaison between the GE Power Finance organization, the GE Global Operations Finance Billing leadership and operational teams as well as the Automation Factory Technical Development teams for the development and deployment of Process Automation and Artificial Intelligence solutions.

Essential Responsibilities:

This critical role is also responsible and accountable to analyze and identify opportunities for Billing process automation, drive business leadership adoption, prioritize backlog, transition, transform, lead the deployment and support Billing Automation solutions globally, across GE Power business entities within the PowerMax ERP organization.

In this role you will:

  • Liaison with the Global Operations Finance (GOF) Billing team as well as GOF Simplification/Process Excellence resources located in Cincinnati as well as with other GOF Billing teams across the globe.

  • Understand Billing Enterprise Standard and associated CTQs, and work with all parties to maximize business impact and prioritize and align automation solutions roadmap to ensure successful implementations

  • Engage throughout the entire lifecycle on Automation projects and provide feedback on architecture, design, and functionality while working closely with all team members.

  • Effectively leverage Automation capabilities, driving business process standardization, limiting customization, and maximizing reuse of content developed for previous solutions

  • Follow PowerMax Change Mgt., Program Mgt. and Technical review processes and provide insights for product enhancements Qualifications/Requirements: Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or in “STEM” Majors (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)

  • A minimum of 12 years of technical experience along with established leadership credentials across disciplines and functions within a product OR Master’s degree with 8 years of experience OR PhD with 5 years of experience.Eligibility Requirements:

  • 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

  • Must be willing to travel

  • Must be willing to work out of an office located in Cincinnati or Texas

Desired Characteristics:

  • Minimum of 20 years of experience in Information Technology.

  • Minimum of 10 years of client management, customer engagement and delivery management experience in a IT commercial (external customer) environment.

  • Minimum of 10 years of project and program management experience in large/global multinational corporations.

  • Familiarity with Automation and Artificial Intelligence technologies and solutions (RPA/UiPath, Python-based Machine Learning).

  • Participates in domain technical and business discussions relative to future architecture direction aligning with business goals.

  • Gathers and analyzes data and develops architectural requirements at project level, aligning architectural requirements with software development strategy.

  • Reviews exceptions and makes recommendations to architectural standards at a domain level.Business Acumen:

  • Demonstrate knowledge of business' structure (P&Ls) and the interplay of functions to support business goals; demonstrate knowledge of the business products, key processes, suppliers, customers and market/competitors.Leadership:

  • Develops, motivates and directs staff to create a team environment.

  • Recommends expenditures based on the size, scope, and cost of hardware and software components. Assists in developing business cases.

  • Collaborates with project management on reporting project status, issues, risks and benefits. Meets with project leaders and software development Leaders to ensure progress towards architectural alignment with project goals and requirements.

  • Ensures understanding of issues and presents clear rationale.Personal Attributes:

  • Applies values, business strategy, policies, precedent, and experience to make complex decisions with uncertain consequences.

  • Challenges conventional thinking and traditional ways of operating and invites stakeholders to identify issues and opportunities.

  • Takes a systems perspective that inter-relates internal and external factors for planning. Envisions compares and contrasts multiple potential medium range operational futures.#DTR 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. 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. 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 lawGE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www.ge.com/sites/default/files/15-000845%20EEO%20combined.pdf . 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. Locations: United States; Ohio, Texas; CincinnatiGE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.