General Electric Sr Staff Digital Product Manager in Pierre, South Dakota

About Us:

Baker Hughes, a GE company (NYSE:BHGE) is the world’s first and only fullstream provider of integrated oilfield products, services and digital solutions. Drawing on a storied heritage of invention, BHGE harnesses the passion and experience of its people to enhance productivity across the oil and gas value chain. BHGE helps its customers acquire, transport and refine hydrocarbons more efficiently, productively and safely, with a smaller environmental footprint and at lower cost per barrel. Backed by the digital industrial strength of GE, the company deploys minds, machines and the cloud to break down silos and reduce waste and risk, applying breakthroughs from other industries to advance its own. With operations in over 120 countries, the company’s global scale, local know-how and commitment to service infuse over a century of experience with the spirit of a startup – inventing smarter ways to bring energy to the world

At BHGE Oil and Gas Digital, we are creating technology and solutions to enable social, mobile, analytical and cloud capabilities for the Industrial Internet. The Industrial Internet is an open, global network that connects people, data and machines. It’s about making infrastructure more intelligent and advancing the industries critical to the world we live in. At BHGE Digital, we believe it’s about the future of industry—energy, healthcare, transportation, manufacturing. It’s about making the world work better. Stay connected with us. Join our Talent Community!

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Role Summary:

This position is responsible for providing corrosion engineering leadership for the development of BHGE Digital’s corrosion monitoring and management IIoT software products.

Essential Responsibilities:

In this role, you will work closely with customers primarily in the Oil & Gas industry to understand and prioritize their corrosion management challenges; engage them in dialogues and workshops to define innovative, digitally enabled corrosion fighting solutions; and collaborate with other product management and technical product management team members to establish a corrosion solution product roadmap and bring new corrosion tools and analytical capabilities to market. Based on your real-world experience, you will provide guidance help the product development team in understanding and defining how new capabilities will integrate with ecosystems of other applications and tools used in the market, and you will be recognized as a technical authority on corrosion with customers, speak publicly about our team’s work, and provide technical leadership regarding corrosion mechanisms, techniques, regulations, and mitigation strategies to our product development team.

  • Be responsible for providing technical leadership to define and design software for our corrosion offerings in a fast-paced and agile development environment using the latest software development technologies and infrastructure

  • Author corrosion management solution requirements for development to translated into products, evaluate technical proposals and product developments to ensure applicability abd accuracy, and author thought-leadership articles related to corrosion management

  • Provide corrosion subject matter guidance to technical product managers, developers, and quality assurance engineers

  • Work with Product Line Leaders (PLLs) within BHGE Digital as well as adjacent businesses to define innovative solutions & vision

  • Capture system level requirements by brainstorming with the Product Line Leader, Sr. Architects, Businesses & Product Managers

  • Lead impact assessments and decisions related to technology choices, design /architectural considerations and implementation strategy.

  • Be recognized as the subject matter expert in corrosion processes and methodologies with ability to adapt and improvise in various situations. Expert in navigating through ambiguity and prioritizing conflicting asks.

  • Expert in corrosion engineering acquired through a combination of academic and hands-on career experience Qualifications/Requirements: Basic Qualifications:

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

  • A minimum of 10 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.

  • GE Leadership Program Graduates will get credit towards relevant work experience, commensurate to the program they have completedEligibility 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 30%

  • Must be willing to work out of an office located in San Ramon, CA or Houston, TX Desired Characteristics: Technical Expertise:

  • Experience in the oil & gas or petrochemical industry

  • Expertise in the selection of materials and corrosion control strategies to optimize lifecycle integrity of oil & gas facilities and pipelines

  • Expertise in corrosion prediction software and NDT methods and technology

  • Able to effectively advocate and educate both internal and external audiences on the techniques and decisions being pursued in the product roadmap and lead a community of practice around corrosion

  • Defines and/or influences pricing strategy for product/ services and alignment across functions and organizations

  • Aligns goals, feature sets, capabilities to business objectives for the product (i.e. Profitability, ROI, Market Penetration, Channel development, Brand Development, etc.)Business Acumen:

  • Evaluates technology to drive features and roadmaps. Maps technology trends to internal vision. Differentiates buzzwords from value proposition. Embraces technology trends that drive excellence beyond traditional practices and selects and applies engineering techniques based on evaluation of the latest research in industry and academia.Leadership:

  • Influences through others; builds direct and "behind the scenes" support for ideas. Pre-emptively sees downstream consequences and effectively tailors influencing strategy to support a positive outcome. Uses experts or other third parties to influence.

  • Able to verbalize what is behind decisions and downstream implications. Continuously reflecting on success and failures to improve performance and decision-making. Understands when change is needed. Participates in technical strategy planning.

  • Proactively identifies and removes project obstacles or barriers on behalf of the team. Able to navigate accountability in a matrixed organization.

  • Communicates and demonstrates a shared sense of purpose. Learns from failure.Personal Attributes:

  • Able to effectively direct and mentor others in critical thinking skills. Proactively engages with cross-functional teams to resolve issues and design solutions using critical thinking and analysis skills and best practices. Finds important patterns in seemingly unrelated information.

  • Influences and energizes others towards the common vision and goal. Maintains excitement for a process and drives to new directions of meeting the goal even when odds and setbacks render one path impassable.

  • Innovates and integrates new processes and/or technology to significantly add value to BHGE Digital. Identifies how the cost of change weighs against the benefits and advises accordingly. Proactively learns new solutions and processes to address seemingly unanswerable problems.#DTR Locations: United States; California, Texas; Houston, San RamonGE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.