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General Motors Associate Program Engineering Manager in Grand Blanc, Michigan

About GMThere's never been a more exciting time to work for General Motors.To achieve our vision of a world with Zero Crashes, Zero Emissions and Zero Congestion, we need people to join us who are passionate about creating safer, better and more sustainable ways for people to get around. This bold vision won't happen overnight, but just as we transformed how the world moved in the last century, we are committed to transforming how we move today and in the future.Why Work for UsOur culture is focused on building inclusive teams, where differences and unique perspectives are embraced so you can contribute to your fullest potential as you pursue your career. Our locations feature a variety of work environments, including open work spaces and virtual connection platforms to inspire productivity and flexible collaboration. And we are proud to support our employees volunteer interests, and make it a priority to join together in efforts that give back to our communities.Job DescriptionAn Associate Program Execution Manager (A-PEM) is responsible for leading and engaging the engineering, IT and Customer Experience Program Teams to achieve effective roadmap(s) and technology solutions to support the GM Customer Experience offerings.This role is a mixture of business analyst and technical skill set. The person in this position will work with CCA business teams to understand the strategy that needs to be put in place to support the Global Connected Customer Experience business. Drive innovative analytical approaches across the broader team and conceptualize and execute solutions to ambiguous problems. Once the business requirements are identified, the person will work with the IT development teams and other stakeholder teams to deliver application development projects. Additional Job DescriptionMinimum Qualifications:* A bachelor's degree in a technical discipline or related experience* 4-7+ years of experience in IT Project Execution or related discipline* Demonstrated ability in developing cutting-edge enterprise applications* High level of analytical ability where problems are complex* Solid background in translating business needs to develop solid technology solutions.* Strong technical background with proficiency in software engineering and technical service delivery* Strong experience in communicating cross-functionally and across management levels in formal and informal settings.* Ability to manage product vision, personas (user roles, needs, wants and goals), user story mapping, backlog, value proposition/lean canvas, roadmap, sprint planning/review, iterative releases, product acceptance criteria, and ensure associated business benefit value* Hands-on execution on a variety of projects using conventional analytical techniques, deliver on multiple projects and ability to manage timelines around them.* Strong background in creating product visions and roadmaps that represent the capabilities and cadence of delivery to realize value back to the business customer(s)* Proficient knowledge in aligning roadmap deliverables to the GM IT portfolio to ensure planning for compliance with standard, remediation of technical debt, and to expose opportunities for application rationalization* Advanced knowledge with developing Product(s) Architecture in terms of the non-technical business domain* Extensive background in sequencing and timing of features that entails matching delivery to market imperatives* Demonstrated ability to communicate complex concepts clearly and present to all levels of the organization Solid experience in engaging business stakeholders to determine value that will be considered as part o