NPI & Core Services Product Manager

Greenville, South Carolina
06 Oct 2016
05 Nov 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
As the NPI & Core Services Product Manager, you are responsible for The Global Product Line organization which is one of three organizational pillars in Power Services and is responsible for global volume, profitability & growth in terms of market share, TAS, SAS. The product lines will develop the global product roadmap and deliver a competitive product portfolio to support growth.

Essential Responsibilities

In the role of NPI & Core Services Product Manager, you will also manage and plan technology investments, commercialize new products and lead complex or 1st-time projects in co-operation with the regions. The Product Lines will define the capability, resource and industrial footprint requirements and ensure that the regions have appropriate resources. The H Fleet Product Line represents $1B of annual backlog growth for Power Services. The H Fleet PL organization is in charge of the global strategy definition, implementation and business results for the H and HA platforms. The NPI & Core Services Product Manager is a critical role on the H team where you will have significant opportunity to demonstrate your creative problem-solving, technical, commercial, communication and process skills in a complex, global and fast-paced environment. This person will be accountable to deliver on-time and on-budget execution and commercialization of the H NPI deck. In addition, this person will be responsible to increase competitiveness in core services as well as drive cost and productivity programs.

The NPI & Core Services Product Manager will be accountable for:

  • On-time and on-budget NPI project execution and commercialization
  • NPI deck S2 planning in collaboration with Product Managers, Product Systems Engineers and Services Engineers
  • Core services execution readiness for unplanned and planned events across the fleet
  • Identification and business case development for cost out and productivity opportunities
  • Execute NPI programs for the H fleet across cross-functional resources
  • Support campaigns and new NPI sales with ATQs/ATAs, budgetary price guidance, NPI penetration and experience lists and the generation of commercial collateral and training materials in collaboration with marketing and communications
  • Maintain product and core service competitive assessments working with the competitive intelligence team
  • Develop & execute integrated product line outage and event service strategy along a three-year horizon. Accountable to know/influence when events will occur, to build a differentiated strategy to win and optimize outcomes for our customers and to ensure offerings, material, etc. is defined and planned accordingly
  • Work with platform/frame managers to build specific outage scopes to maximize customer outcomes as well as revenue and margin per outage/event
  • Work collaboratively with regions and commercial teams as appropriate


  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or business related discipline
  • A minimum 5 years experience on OEM Gas F-fleet and / or H-fleet Technology

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

  • Product line experience
  • A minimum 4 years of experience in a leadership role within a product line, commercial or technical environment
  • Prior project management or NPI program management experience preferred
  • Prior experience in or working with services operational and execution teams preferred
  • Effective team building and problem solving abilities
  • Ability to "blue sky" - design product capabilities to solve problems, creativity
  • Strong oral and written communication skills, including executive level presentation skills
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Able to interface effectively with all levels of the organization
  • Experience working in a global environment
  • Knowledge and understanding of Product line technology, processes is a distinct advantage
  • Strong change agent with particular focus on executing efficiently in a complex, diverse and dynamic cross-functional global team
  • Outstanding technical, business & financial analysis skills
  • Deep knowledge of the power generation marketplace

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