GE Sr Program Management Manager 3 - Program Mgmt in Minato-ku, Japan

Job Number



GE Aviation

Business Segment

Aviation Digital

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Posted Position Title

Sr Program Management Manager 3 - Program Mgmt

Career Level



Product Management

Function Segment

Program Management

Location(s) Where Opening Is Available Japan



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Role Summary/Purpose

This role is at the cutting edge of GE Aviation’s digital revolution and focuses on delivery of new digital applications, services & products, at strategic Digital Solutions customers within the aviation domain. Responsible and accountable for program delivery from contractual agreement, program initiation, through planning, execution, and close-out, you will engage at all levels within the customer’s leadership, technical, and operational teams, to drive outcomes, and deliver value.

Essential Responsibilities

In addition, you will :

  • Develop and execute engagement plans, emphasizing proactive customer relationship and expectation management

  • Use customer fastworks, and Lean Start-up techniques to develop and execute the program delivery plan, progress tracking, and decision making processes including, issue tracking, resolution, escalation, and resource allocation

  • Be responsible for account profitability and achievement of operational & financial objectives

  • Manage customer account service level and support standards, including tracking / reporting of tailored customer satisfaction scorecards and metrics

  • Manage multiple customer programs concurrently

  • Participate in the delivery of internal business growth and development initiatives, working across functions within the organization for a specific region

  • Assist in sales campaigns for new contracts and proposals

  • Develop and implement business plans to achieve contract profitability and work scoping

  • Participate in business and contractual discussions with customer

  • Lead invoice and cash collection in a timely manner


  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited College or University

  • Minimum 5 years of experience in customer, engineering, and / or project and program management

  • Program Management Institute PMP accreditation

Desired Characteristics

  • Proven capability to manage programs of diverse size and complexity

  • Proven capability to manage scope, schedule, costs and risks with internal and external customers

  • Experience managing complex projects and programs in the civil or military aviation, aerospace or manufacturing sectors

  • Domain expertise in airline operations is an advantage

  • Experience in the design, delivery, use of digital analytics, business intelligence, decision support solutions

  • Familiarity with civil aviation industrial sector in ASEAN region is an advantage

  • Prior experience representing GE or other employer in business and contractual discussions with customer

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • Strong influencing skills including building trust / credibility, motivating / engaging the team, and developing / promoting the team within a matrix organization

  • Ability to lead cross-functional and customer / supplier teams

  • Strong conflict resolution skills

  • Strong business and financial acumen

  • Ability to communicate with all levels of internal and external customer organizations, including upper management

  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills

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