General Electric VP of Cloud Product Management in Seattle, Washington
This position is accountable for competitiveness of the Cloud portfolio in terms of features, functionality and quality. This role will provide strategic direction for products in the product portfolio, focusing on the specific business and clinical needs of the customer. Incumbent will help to drive growth, competitiveness, and long-term adoption. Incumbent works with internal teams, customers, and helps in the formation of the strategic roadmap. Position manages product managers and analysts.
Key responsibilities/essential functions include:
Ensuring customer focus by communicating and building rapport with customers as required and ensuring the “voice of the customer” is reflected in work processes.
Close collaboration with marketing to translate practice needs, market analysis, competitive analysis, and regulatory environment factors into actionable strategies and tactics for the product.
Partner with internal and external domain experts to highlight emerging practice trends and product/content needs of the customer.
Conducting product research to further understand the competitive profile for the segment worldwide (where applicable) and opportunities for growth.
Working with marketing, engineering, and services to create long-term product roadmaps, requirements, and business plans.
Driving product portfolio to meet the needs of the market. Responsible for strategy and execution of the product roadmaps and new product introductions.
Establish tradeoffs between internal development and business partnership activities with strategic partners-including contract negotiations and maintenance, product changes, forecasting and financials.
Coordinating the needs across a multi-functional organization, including marketing, sales, operations, engineering, and services teams, while ensuring compliance with quality systems and regulatory requirements.
Evangelize for the product by presenting to customers and users groups; represent the product at trade shows and with media; sell product roadmap internally; participate in winning large deals; provide sales training, and generate enthusiasm for the product.
Create a team environment that encourages innovation Qualifications/Requirements: Basic Qualifications:
Bachelor’s Degree in Product Management, Marketing, Engineering, Business Administration, healthcare or related field
15+ years’ experience in product management, product development, commercial product leadership or related field
10 years of experience in Cloud technology Eligibility Requirements
Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. GE may agree to sponsor an individual for an employment visa now or in the future if there is a shortage of individuals with particular skills.
Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation. Desired Characteristics:
MBA or Master’s degree in Product Management, Marketing, Business Administration or related field.
Degree in Medical Informatics
Degree and practice in a clinical discipline
Healthcare product/industry/technical acumen
Leadership skills to lead teams and shape/lead growth vision and marketing strategy
Innovation – develop new ideas through collaboration and execute on creative ideas
Team oriented – ability to motivate and work well with diverse, cross-functional teams
Proven ability to work globally
Proven ability to influence and negotiate internally and with customers. #DTR About Us: At GE Healthcare Digital in Seattle, WA, we’re leveraging our leadership in software development, user experience, platform analytics, cyber security and cloud-based solutions to deliver our vision to drive quality and efficiency globally through digital health technology. This is not aspiration. It’s transformation. And it’s happening now. We help medical professionals deliver great healthcare to their patients, and we are proud to be improving lives in moments that matter. GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 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.GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www.ge.com/sites/default/files/15-000845%20EEO%20combined.pdf . 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; Washington; SeattleGE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.