General Electric Principal Software Program Manager in Waukesha, Wisconsin

Role Summary:

The Principal Software Program Manager is responsible for delivering complex cross disciplined digital software development and delivery programs that span multiple digital and modality organizations and other stakeholders groups across GE Healthcare, including service, production, and operations. S/he will be responsible for defining and executing programs, and tracking and monitoring key metrics to ensure milestones are met on time and on budget.

Essential Responsibilities:

• Ensures that development deliverables meet the “Definition of Done”

• Defines and implement processes for coordination and communication between organizations and with GEHC stakeholders

• Works closely with Chief Digital Officer, CTO, Platform Leaders and product release management to ensure that Digital S/W product deliverables are coordinated with corresponding deliverables from other organizations

• Manages risk and dependencies between organizations

• Establishes governance structure that identifies key performance indicators, sets milestones, and establishes a reporting cadence

• Tracks and monitors program status and metrics to ensure milestones are met, and internal and external delivery commitments are met

• Leads cross-discipline teams to establish an integrated plan to deliver team commitments

• Ensures ongoing communication of progress against program objectives

• Good Executive presence to work with Sr. Executives, Officers to support Executive charters and commitments

• Proactively identifies and resolves issues and makes recommendations for improvements to existing processes

• Ensures that the product development process abides by all defined cross-discipline standards and all compliance and regulatory requirements


• Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or in “STEM” Majors (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)

• A minimum of 15 years of experience along with established leadership across the discipline and function

Desired Characteristics:

Technical Expertise:

• Clear and substantiated experience in driving large/complex multi-million USD projects in software world

• Understanding of Software Development, Management, Maintenance, Industry and Competitive landscape

• Experience and understanding of the Cloud Development Lifecycle

• Excellent computer skills and proficiency in PowerPoint, excel, word and outlook

• Experience using Confluence, Rally, or AHA for program dashboards and reporting

Business Acumen:

• Proven track record of setting targets, executing a plan, and delivering results

• Ability to plan and provide structure and organization in a fast paced, changing environment

• Strong business analysis and problem solving skills with ability to decompose problems and make decisions when problems or solutions are not 100% defined

• Evaluates products & processes to assure compliance

• Measures the impact of trends (cyclical or a shift) and takes action


• Demonstrated experience leading and influencing across a complex, global matrix organization

• Proactively identifies and removes project obstacles or barriers on behalf of the team

• Uses critical thinking skills and disciplined approaches to help leaders and leadership teams resolve issues and define solutions

Personal Attributes:

• Proactively engages with cross-functional teams to resolve issues and design solutions using critical thinking and analytical skills and best practices

• Excellent written and oral communication skills and the ability to interface with senior leadership with confidence and clarity

• Influences and energizes others toward the common vision and goal

• Maintains excitement for a process and drives to new directions of meeting the goal in the face of unfavorable odds and setbacks demonstrated by commitment, perseverance, passion!

About Us:

GE Healthcare at provides transformational medical

technologies and services to meet the demand for increased access, enhanced quality and more affordable

healthcare around the world. GE works on things that matter - great people and technologies taking on tough

challenges. From medical imaging, software & IT, patient monitoring and diagnostics to drug discovery,

biopharmaceutical manufacturing technologies and performance improvement solutions, GE Healthcare helps

medical professionals deliver great healthcare to their patients.

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GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at . 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.

Locations: United States; Illinois, Wisconsin; Waukesha, Chicago

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.