Head of Service Cloud Ops

San Ramon, California
04 Oct 2016
05 Jan 2017
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
This position is an integral part of the broader GE Power Digital business initiatives in the strategy, development and operations of the globally available Predix cloud, The Head of Service Cloud Ops will be responsible for the Cloud DevOps program, including the Strategic direction of the programs as well as the day-to-day execution of activities required to meet the Enterprise Strategic Initiatives.

Essential Responsibilities

The position will lead a team of Cloud SMEs and will
proactively collaborate with all other
functions in order to ensure the seamless integration and exceptional
customer experience.
In this role you will:

  • Drive existing and new strategic initiatives, major projects
    and general programs affecting the Predix environment including developing new
    service offerings.
  • Create new and innovative programs leveraging Predix
    platform innovation to meet changing business and technical needs
  • Maintain awareness of industry trends and best practices by
    developing ways to incorporate those practices into GE Power Digital when
  • Drive increased maturity on the cloud DevOps capabilities
    including advanced CI/CD, metrics and strategy.
  • Direct the activities and resources associated with a variety
    of Strategic Initiatives under Predix or DevOps programs
  • Be accountable for the direct relationship with GE Digital
    Predix team including financial, operations as well as strategic focus areas.
  • Identify and implement emerging technology standards leading
    to increased innovation and efficiency in delivering infrastructure through
    Cloud resources.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree is required, preferably in IT or a related
    technical discipline. An advanced degree
    is preferred.
  • A minimum of 12 years of IT Management experience with a
    proven track record of success operating in a complex, global, fast paced
    environment is required.
  • A minimum of 5 years in leading IT development teams around
    innovative technologies is required.
  • A minimum of 5 years of experience in IT infrastructure
    and/or application functions including leading software engineering or managing
    development teams is required.
  • A minimum of 2 years of experience in successfully deploying
    Cloud Technology and Enterprise adoption in a global setting.
  • A minimum of 2 years of experience working in a DevOps model
    is required.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Legal authorization to work in the United States or
    France. 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
  • Must be willing to work out of an office located in San
    Ramon, CA

Additional Eligibility Qualifications

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.

Desired Characteristics

  • Must be a strong technical person that will drive Predix
    service and its individual components to the next level.
  • Experience in working in a large, complex and possibly
    regulated environments.
  • Excellent skills in communication, presentation, listening,
    interpreting and providing constructive feedback.
  • Ability to manage a large volume of multi-faceted activities
    in a quality manner.
  • Proven track record of building and maintaining
    relationships with various levels both internal and external to the IT/OT
  • A strong broad based IT/OT background with both hands-on and
    management capabilities is required.