General Electric Enterprise Application Engineering Specialist in Van Buren Township, Michigan

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Role Summary:

The Enterprise Application Engineering Specialist role will be a member of the CRM & Sale Enablement Practice pods in GE Digital Hubs (Bangalore and Detroit) and based out of the Digital Hub Detroit. The individual will be responsible for configurations on SFDC platform, and will closely work with architects, designers and other team members to deliver the business functionalities in Salesforce Sales and Service Clouds. This role will span across industry domains.

Essential Responsibilities:

In this role, you will:

  • Responsible for configuring SFDC platform and closely work with the architect/designer and rest of CRM & Sales Enablement Practice teams/pods.

  • Collaborate regularly with product & program manager/delivery leader and other track leads on design & build related activities.

  • Collaborate with development resources and finish the assigned tasks throughout the build and test cycle.

  • Must be self-motivated, independent, and able to work well with different teams with minimal supervision.

  • Understand the business strategic platforms and leverage right set of platforms and processes to deliver the most optimal solution.

  • Define and maintain technical knowledge regarding solutions and platform.

  • Bring build related best practices on the SFDC and platforms.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications/Requirements:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science/Information Technology or comparable/related field

  • Either Salesforce Admin certified or ability to complete certification within 3 months of starting

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job ( If Visa Sponsorship is No)

  • Must be willing to travel up to 10%

  • Must be willing to work out of an office located in Van Buren Township, Michigan

Desired Characteristics:

Technical Expertise: (include technical skills)

  • A technical engineer, with extensive experience in solving challenging issues in high pressure environment

  • Experience in the technology space with emphasis on SaaS enterprise application engineering

  • Experience in any Object Oriented Programing language i.e. Java

  • Good understating of Model View Controller (MVC) model

  • Understanding of cloud platform architecture

  • Working experience with configuring and developing applications, continuous integration, and deployment tools

  • Ability to perform in extremely dynamic environment with Agile development approach

  • Keen interest to learn current and emerging technologies and build expertise

  • Experience in CRM platforms, and hands-on experience with Salesforce configuration and development is a plus

Business Acumen:

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

  • Ability to interact at all levels of the organization and with other GE businesses

  • Experience in the industrial vertical

  • Learns organization vision statement and decision making framework. Able to understand how team and personal goals/objectives contribute to the organization vision

Leadership:

  • Self-motivated to achieve excellence with ‘can do’ attitude

  • Self-starter with ability to manage multiple priorities in a fast-paced work environment

  • Completes assigned tasks on time and with high quality. Takes independent responsibility for assigned deliverables

  • Strong analytical skills and problem solving skills, communicates in a clear and succinct manner and effectively evaluates information / data to make decisions; anticipates obstacles and develops plans to resolve

  • Problem solving, prioritization, presentation and facilitation skills with the ability to make recommendations to all levels of the organization

  • Good organization skills including attention to detail and multi-tasking skills

Personal Attributes:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, strong interpersonal skills

  • Works well in a team environment, and welcomes challenges

  • Collaborates well with others to solve problems and actively incorporates input from various sources

  • Eager to learn, shares ideas, encourages and accepts feedback well

  • Adapts to new environments and changing requirements, and pivots quickly as needed

  • Globally aware. Ability to interact with multi-cultural global teams

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Locations: United States; Michigan; Van Buren Township

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