Renewable Energy - Sr. Team Leader – Digital Solutions

New Orleans, Louisiana
06 Oct 2016
15 Dec 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
The Sr. Team Leader - Digital Solutions will be a key member of the IT CTO staff, and will build and lead a team focused on innovation in the areas of cloud and predix application architectures, and IT software automation.

Essential Responsibilities

The leader will be a highly motivated and experienced technology professional, and will be responsible for team development, recruiting and hiring contemporary software development talent, and leading the organization in creating innovative solutions for use by our enterprise IT organization.
In addition, the Sr Team Leader - Digital Solutions, you will:
  • Be responsible for managing direct reports and influencing a matrix team to innovate in the areas of cloud platform consumption including Predix
  • Be responsible for mentoring, coaching, and developing employees
  • Be responsible for defining a team structure capable of supporting the required technologies
  • Be responsible for management and oversight of internal and external suppliers in the delivery of required technologies
  • Lead a team in collaboration with other design, implementation, and operational teams to implement robust solutions that meet GE business needs


  • Bachelor's Degree in Information Systems, Information Technology, Computer Science or Engineering from an accredited college or university
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in IT roles in Fortune 500 scale organization
  • Minimum of 5 years of leadership and/or architectural experience in database, web technologies, networking, software development or a combination thereof in a large Enterprise setting
  • Minimum of 3 years of leading teams of both employees and contractors, including senior technologists
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS) in an Enterprise setting

    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

  • Demonstrated experience leading organizations in developing in cloud / IaaS / PaaS environments and contemporary software development practices
  • Demonstrated ability to build and lead cross-functional teams, influence individuals at multiple levels within the organization
  • Demonstrated experience applying knowledge to coach and mentor others
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Able to communicate successfully across all levels of the organization
  • Excellent leadership skills
  • Proven track record of building high-performing teams and experience managing diverse team members in a matrix organization
  • Experience managing relationships with external suppliers
  • Strong analytical and decision-making capabilities in time-sensitive situations when data may be incomplete
  • Ability to lead and drive decision making in an ever-changing technical environment; comfort with ambiguity
  • GE IT leadership program graduate (GE candidates only)#DTR