General Electric Director - Digital Product Management in Boston, Massachusetts

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 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.

Role Summary:

This position for the Director - Digital Product Management directs product management across the Cloud Workflows and Archiving product portfolio incl overseeing the development of strategic roadmaps, and influencing cross-functional teams to align with the direction & roadmaps. Engages the broader GE Healthcare in establishing cloud strategies, and R&D plans aligned with our platform and capabilities in Healthcare Digital.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Creating and delivering on the strategic roadmap for Cloud Workflows and Archiving, including leading the creation of product roadmaps, requirements, and business plans.

  • Responsible for product line performance with targets on orders, revenue, cost & margin. Identifies and influences market trends and opportunities.

  • Bring thought leadership to the team for the Cloud Workflows and Archiving in healthcare.

  • Operationally lead a team of senior product managers to work closely with engineering to ensure at each step of development program intent and goals are continually met. Be a domain/business expert for the portfolio to guide teams, establish/refine product management processes and build and mentor high performance team of Product Managers.

  • Aligning with all GEHC teams outside of Healthcare Digital to form cloud strategies, to leverage the platform in a unified way, and enable their success at building and offering new cloud and archiving capabilities to their customers. Establish and manage strong relationships with customers, GE businesses & sub-businesses, account managers, technical sales and user/developer community, partners and technical experts across industries and geographies.

  • Capability to communicate the vision and roadmap for the business to key customers to inspire and engage them

  • Ensuring customer focus by communicating and building rapport with customers as required and ensuring the “voice of the customer” and changing market realities are accounted for

  • Facilitate and make resource allocation trade off decisions between product-lines to ensure optimal overall solution for customers.

  • Close collaboration with marketing to translate customer needs, market analysis, competitive analysis, and regulatory environment factors into actionable strategies and tactics for the product.

  • Work cross functionally across Eng, Mktg, Sales, internal and external customers, analysts and sr management teams to formulate and execute the strategy.

  • Managing key business financial performance indicators and continual improvement of customer loyalty and net promoter score.

  • Conducting product research to further understand the competitive profile for the segment worldwide (where applicable) and opportunities for growth.

  • Establish tradeoffs between internal development and business partnership activities with strategic partners-including contract negotiations and maintenance, product changes, forecasting and financials.

  • Drive simplicity in the offering for customers as well as implementation and service teams.

  • Coordinating the needs across a multi-functional organization, including marketing, sales, operations, engineering, and services teams, while ensuring compliance with quality systems and regulatory requirements.

  • Evangelize for the product by presenting to customers and users groups; represent the product at trade shows and with media; sell product roadmap internally; participate in winning large deals; provide sales training, and generate enthusiasm for the product. Participate in events and industry associations to influence the direction for the business and technology in the segment.

  • Foster an environment that encourages innovation. Qualifications/Requirements: Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Product Management, Marketing, Engineering, Business Administration, Healthcare or related field

  • 8+ years’ experience in product management, product development, or related field

  • 10+ years healthcare product/industry experience (software or medical devices)Eligibility Requirements:

  • Domain expertise in the clinical content space

  • Prior experience in a leadership role managing people

  • Must be willing to travel up to 50%, including global travel.

  • Excellent oral and written communications skills

  • Strong analytical and process skills

  • Strong project management skills

  • Ability to work effectively within a matrix environment

  • 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

  • Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen

  • Must be willing to work out of an office located in Chicago/Barrington, IL or San Ramon, CA. Barrington office moving to Chicago office. Location: Barrington/Chicago, IL, San Ramon CAQuality Specific Goals:

  • Deliver high quality offerings to customers

  • Aware of and comply with the GEHC Quality Manual, QMS, Quality Management Policy, Quality Goals, and applicable laws and regulations as they apply to this job type/position

  • Complete all planned Quality & Compliance training within the defined deadlines

  • Identify and report any quality or compliance concerns and take immediate corrective action as required

  • Establish a commitment to quality and communicate the importance of meeting statutory, regulatory and customer requirements. Ensure quality policy is understood, implemented and maintained at all levels of the organization. Establish and communicate quality objectives that are measurable and consistent with the quality policy. Desired Characteristics:

  • MBA or Master’s degree in Marketing, Business Administration or related field.

  • Degree and practice in a clinical discipline

  • 15+ years’ experience in product management, product development or related field.

  • Deep Product Management/Marketing expertise, including: market trends/analysis, NPI process, product roadmap development, requirements, product life-cycle management,

  • Leadership skills to lead teams and shape/lead growth vision and marketing strategy

  • Innovation – develop new ideas through collaboration and execute on creative ideas

  • Team oriented – ability to motivate and work well with diverse, cross-functional teams

  • Proven ability to work globally

  • Proven ability to influence and negotiate internally and with customers.#DTR Locations: United States; California, Illinois; Chicago/Barrington, San RamonGE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeocselfprint_poster.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.GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion​ of a background investigation and drug screen.