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General Electric T408 Engineering Program Manager - International Customers in Lynn, Massachusetts

Job Description Summary

The Engineering Program Manager works in conjunction with Business Project Managers, Engine Platform Leaders, and Design Engineering to meet required program milestones, deliverables, and cost. This role is focused on International Operators of the CH-53K, initially the Israeli Air Force with the opportunity to grow to encompass additional Foreign Military Sales. Near term the Engineering Program Manager will enable certification efforts by working across engineering functions to address technical questions and provide documentation and training on the T408 engine system, with minimal guidance. Long term the Engineering Program Manager addresses technical issues and opportunities in all phases of the product’s life cycle as well as identifies, develops and integrates existing and new products and processes to meet business goals.

Job Description

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Execute with limited guidance the assigned projects that meet business standards, practices and procedures and the product requirements

  • Lead assigned International Programs with ownership of Cost, Schedule, and Program deliverables.

  • Resolve customer questions and ensure that customer inquiries are aligned to contractual deliverables, and where there may be opportunities to pursue new contractual arrangements.

  • Coordinate and facilitate team meetings with distinct engineering disciplines to ensure collaboration.

  • Monitor and communicate project status, business issues and significant developments as appropriate.

  • Provide Project Management proficiency to ongoing projects, including facilitating, coordinating and administration of these cross-functional teams.

  • Ensure that individual team efforts have the right Program Leadership reviews, Technical Expert visibility and Chief Engineering approvals.

  • Provide Cost Account Management to all Program and Project responsibilities.

  • Collaborate with the cross-functional teams supporting Engineering activities for the Engine Line, meet and understand the financial objectives.

  • Uses judgment to make decisions or solve moderately complex tasks or problems in areas of operational/product management, manufacturing, technology or engineering. Takes new perspective on existing solutions. Uses technical experience and expertise for data analysis to support recommendations. Uses multiple internal and limited external sources outside of own function to arrive at decisions.

  • Acts as a resource for colleagues with less experience. May lead small projects with moderate risks and resource requirements. Explains difficult or sensitive information; works to build consensus. Developing persuasion skills required to influence others on topics within field.


Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering from an accredited university or college

  • Minimum of 5 years' experience in Systems engineering

Desired Characteristics

  • Demonstrated Systems Integration background with previous Engineering Program Manager experience.

  • Experience with requirements management and requirements flow down.

  • Ability to guide and influence others

  • In-depth understanding of Systems Engineering Process and tools

  • Experience with gas turbine engines and aircraft integration

  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills with demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously

  • Strong oral and written communication skills.

  • Demonstrated ability to analyze and resolve problems.

  • Ability to document, plan, market, and execute programs.

  • Established project management skills.

This role is restricted to U.S. persons (i.e., U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and other protected individuals under the Immigration and Naturalization Act, 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)) due to access to export-controlled technology. GE will require proof of status prior to employment.

Additional Information

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 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 drug screen (as applicable).

Relocation Assistance Provided: Yes