General Electric Senior Services Engineer in Washington, District Of Columbia

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:

Responsible for the implementation of SaaS software, hardware or solutions. Oversees and supports multiple implementation projects. Reviews external clients product demands, develops project plans and ensures that implementations are completed on time, within budget, and meet client expectations. May be involved in pre-sales product demonstrations or provide assistance in scoping projects or developing proposals.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • May be involved in pre-sales product demonstrations or provide assistance in scoping projects or developing proposals. Provide technical support to applications

  • Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets.

  • Perform all installation tasks related to new customer implementations for the entire shipper product suite.

  • Collaborate with Project Managers and Services Consultants throughout the project to identify and scope applications changes while adhering to the change management process

  • Execute on and potentially serve as the technical lead for the implementation of software solutions.

  • Own technical deliverables during the entire lifecycle of the projects.

  • Engage throughout the full lifecycle of assigned projects, influencing decisions on design and functionality to keep projects on track in terms of budget, time, and customer expectations.

  • Effectively leverage product capability, driving standardization, limiting customization, and maximizing reuse of content developed for previous solutions.

  • Interact with Product Development Team, Commercial Team, Customers, Solution Providers (Partner / Integrators), and other cross-functional teams as required for the solution and participate in processes to ensure the best practice use of GE Transportation products and services.

  • Effectively communicate both verbally and in writing with peers and team members as an inclusive team member, supporting pre-sale strategy (as needed) and project execution.

  • May serve as technical leader or mentor on complex, integrated customer implementations, either within individual project teams and/or cross-organizationally.

  • Maintain & continuously update technical skills and knowledge.

  • Work independently as well as part of the team.

  • Maintain strong customer relational and communication skills. Qualifications/Requirements:

  • 3 years of experience in software services AND/OR 3 years of experience in Transportation Logistics or Supply Chain Services.

  • 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 travel (20) %

  • Preferred location is Atlanta, GA or Jacksonville, FL. Other locations negotiable. Desired Characteristics:

  • Demonstrated ability to learn new software systems.

  • Strong desire to learn.

  • Experience with enterprise software and large distributed systems.

  • Strong spoken and written English language skills.

  • Confident, articulate, and professional speaking abilities (and experience).

  • Prior customer support or system implementation experience desired.

  • Possess strong commitment to team environment dynamics with the ability to contribute expertise.Technical Expertise:

  • Possesses proven ability to deploy in on premise and/or cloud based environments.

  • Demonstrates ability to diagnose and solve intermediate to advanced issues. Can isolate highly complex scenarios down to actionable items and drive solutions.

  • Coaches others on troubleshooting and problem solving techniques.

  • Ability to communicate product capabilities internally and in customer facing situations.Business Acumen:

  • Anticipates potential risks and obstacles and resolves proactively in order to ensure smooth project delivery. Maintains high levels of customer satisfaction across all projects. Addresses customer concerns quickly and effectively; at times, anticipates customer concerns before they become issues.

  • Leverages knowledge of market and customer segment in order to establish further credibility in the eyes of the customer.

  • Plans and facilitates collaborative discussions with client and others within GE to identity and prioritize client's overall business needs.

  • Understands when and when not to depart from the standard provision of deliverables. Implements scalable systems according to governance and standards guidelines/boundaries, collaborating with others as necessary. Leadership:

  • Continuously measures the completion rate of personal deliverables and compares them to the scheduled commitments.

  • Effectively balances different, competing objectives.

  • Engages positively across multiple departments, GE businesses and customers as needed to manage conflict and establish clarity, vision, and mutual trust in order to achieve a business goal.

  • Adjusts information (e.g. level of complexity) and story to align with audience. Produces functional area information in sufficient detail for cross-functional teams to utilize, using presentation and storytelling concepts.

  • Ensures balanced perspective on customer/function needs vs business goals. Provides transparency into problem solving approach and options. Demonstrates ability to determine fair and reasonable outcomes with shared tradeoffs.

  • Possesses the initiative to cross boundaries and find solutions outside of immediate group.

  • Demonstrates ability to define requirements and collaborate on solutions, leveraging personal technical knowledge and network of experts. Communication style encourages effective interaction with customer and cross-functional teams. Leverages knowledge of product capability to mitigate risk and drive desired outcome.Personal Attributes:

  • Engages with product related problems and questions in a disciplined and rigorous manner.

  • Persists on completion of endeavors, especially in the face of overwhelming odds and setbacks. Pushes self for individual results and others through team spirit.

  • Increases client engagement to further drive the pace and focus required to achieve business priorities and uncover desired outcomes for both the customer and GE; utilizes business acumen and domain experience to advise the customer on critical success factors for the initiative at hand. #DTR Locations: United States; Florida, Georgia; Atlanta, JacksonvilleGE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.