IT Project Leader

03 Oct 2016
07 Feb 2017
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
Leader of GE Power GSCM Hungary IT related project initiatives and project teams. Manage and improve daily business processes and projects of own area. Work closely with local and global teams (Business Functions, IT teams, 3rd party vendors etc.) to best serve the local business's infrastructure/support needs.Responsible for wing-to-wing infrastructure project management, delivery of technical/functional enhancements with a keen focus on regulatory compliance, quality, schedule and budget.

Essential Responsibilities

The project leader will play key role in the Brilliant Factory initiative with responsibilities but not limited only. - Drive solution identification, feasibility analysis and implementation for approved infrastructure projects.
- Work closely with global and local IT and functional teams to deliver projects on-time, budget and quality.
- Supervise vendor team performance and ensure continuous improvement.
- Work on local and global business synergies, best practice sharing and process simplification improving the existing IT solutions.
- Actively participate in IT financial planning and tracking processes for GE Power Hungary Supply Chain site.
- Ensure necessary services and infrastructures are available and run in line with required service levels.
- Ensure obsolete infrastructure is replaced; site infrastructure support contracts are in place.
- Periodically review, benchmark, communicate and enhance service levels with other sites.
- Work as a business partner with IT and functional teams, management to evaluate and improve business processes and arrive at mutual, cost effective solutions.
- Lead the preparation of long term system plans, cost benefit analysis and assure that they are in line with business objectives.
- Prepare investment/expense budgets, and other administrative tasks.
- Maintain current knowledge of information technologies that are applicable to business objectives.
- Lead continuous improvement focus areas and operational excellence.


BS or BA degree in Computer Science, MIS, Business or related field experience in IT project management and/or IT operations
Prior experience with IT Infrastructure and MES systems and implementations
Excellent communication skills, fluent English, Hungarian is an advantage

Desired Characteristics

- Ability to work with remote and 3rd party teams to drive rollouts- Strong project management skills
- Experience of major databases (Oracle, MS SQL Server and/or MySQL);
- Advanced level of computer technology (Cisco network, Servers, Database, Virtualization, etc.)
- Change Management methodologies and ITIL experience
- Passion for learning new technologies and eagerness to collaborate across teams to drive best solutions
- Ability to hit tight deadlines and work under pressure
- Strong sense of ownership, urgency and drive
- Experience with working in diverse, matrix, and remote teams
- Strong team player - collaborates well with others to solve problems and actively incorporates input from various sources
- Change oriented - actively generates process improvements; supports and drives change, and confronts difficult circumstances in creative ways.