Company: Baker Hughes, a GE Company
Skills: IT - SAP / ERP, Technical Manager
Experience: 8 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Houston, Texas, United States
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Role Summary/Purpose

Lead SAP ERP Deployments for the BHGE. The role will be focused on driving business outcomes using a combination of ERP, process standardization, simplification and analytical tools. As a deployment leader, you will drive day-to-day planning and delivery of the ERP program. In this role, you will have complete ownership of the project planning, day-to-day project management, working with stakeholders & cross functional teams, manage & communicate risks, financial management (budget), vendor management and ensuring stabilization and solution adoption.

Essential Responsibilities

In the role of Principal Technical Program Manager, you will:
  • Transform the business & enable organic and inorganic growth via process simplification & ERP rollouts
  • Drive overall business outcomes with a combination of ERP, Analytics and process transformations. Go live of an ERP is not an entitlement till true business outcomes are achieved
  • Ownership of the overall program roadmap, prioritization and successful operationalization
  • Ensure a "Process first" approach and drive the teams towards an optimized wing to wing business process
  • Complete project deliverables ownership from an overall IT standpoint. Manage & Scorecard Project deliverables
  • Identify resources; manage project schedule and deliverables with in the available budget
  • Effectively engage global thought leaders to create and propose solutions with high impact to business and/or its customers
  • Manage leadership communications, organizational communications and escalations
  • Educate and engage the executive leadership team and help drive Organizational initiatives that will drive value from the ERP rollouts
  • Proactive issues management and project risks resolution
  • Drive standardization of processes across business units and product lines
  • Manage cross-business system and process integration
  • Ensure effective communications, across project and functional groups
  • Own data quality, completeness and cross-functional process integration
  • Manage STAT and SOX deliverables for the project.
  • Collaborate with the business process leaders, SAP DevOps, various DT teams, & vendors to drive key project deliverables
  • Own the overall vendor management, bidding process and the managing the vendor
  • Costs/deliverables for the project

Qualifications/Requirements
  • Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university
  • Minimum 8 years of experience in a technical program management position
  • Minimum 5 years of domain expertise and experience working on SAP ERP rollouts
  • Minimum 5 years of hands on SAP experience
  • Minimum 5 years of experience managing budgets including budget, spend and liquidations
  • Minimum 5 years of experience working and managing global & cross-functional teams

Eligibility Requirements
  • Travel up to 30% of the time, as required

Desired Characteristics
  • Master's Degree from an accredited college or university
  • Experience with data quality tools/methodologies is a plus
  • PMP/PMI certification is a plus
  • Decisiveness and leadership, demonstrated through commitment and relationship skills
  • Strong program/project management skills
  • Strong people management & inclusive skills
  • Self-motivated with demonstrated capability to be a self-starter
  • Proactive approach to problem solving & continuous improvement
  • Clear thinking & ability to effectively communicate at all levels of the organization
  • Strong influencing skills to get stakeholders towards an aligned goal
  • Must be able to energize teams at all levels of the organization and effectively balance multiple initiatives
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to creatively assess business impact of key decisions

Location
  • Houston, TX

This is your opportunity to learn more, do more, live the career you have imagined and be part of a truly diverse organization.

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