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Senior Quality Operations Engineer

Description

This is a Hybrid position within our IT Organization. The role will allow employees to work offsite but will also require onsite work based on business needs. The selected candidate will be expected to commute to the innovation center to which they are assigned as their primary GM facility. Relocation may be provided.

The Quality Operations Engineer is a technical leader position requiring knowledge and passion for implementing data-driven technical and process improvements that will result in streamlined organizational execution and delivery of improved application quality, and reliability. This individual will collect and analyze data from multiple sources to deliver metrics to various audiences of multiple development teams, quality engineering,  IT operations, and executive leadership that highlight application health, operational maturity, and team member efficiency.

This individual  will be responsible for leading complex, highly cross-functional projects to completion and will provide operational thought leadership and project management to the design and implementation of quality measurement systems and tools. These systems are used to evaluate GM IT Quality effectiveness. In this role, you will work closely with individuals and leaders in Innovation, Quality, Operations, and leadership to track progress of various goals, highlight successes, and identify opportunities for improvement, . The measurement systems/tools you create and optimize with these cross-functional partners will influence priorities and define success for internal stakeholders and will directly impact the efficiency and effectiveness of GM manufacturing plants as well as the maturity and efficiencies within the Quality Engineering organization. 

Responsibilities:

  • Analyze existing quality processes and tools to provide recommendations for improvements, and partner with engineering teams to implement change
  • Engage with Quality Engineering leadership and stakeholders to define KPIs, review methods to sustainably capture datapoints, and develop a roadmap for data collection
  • Design and implement a data repository using industry standard enterprise solutions
  • Implement data pipelines from multiple sources for collection and analysis
  • Collaborate with internal team to establish dashboards and reports to fulfill KPI requirements
  • Research internal and external sources to identify industry trends, review and drive new and innovative methods to measure and improve quality
  • Manage complex, cross-functional projects and deliver high-quality solutions

Additional Description

Experience

  • 5+ years of experience in data analytics using enterprise solutions such as Tableau, Power BI, Cognos, or Business Objects
  • 5 years working with commercial databases such as Oracle, DB2, and SQL Server
  • 3+ years working in an Operations, Analytics, Product, or equivalent team
  • Experience presenting data in formats used to influence business decisions
  • Content creation and presentation skills including experience building and delivering executive leadership content
  • Experience leveraging knowledge and skills across multiple projects and stakeholders to drive change, influence teams and deliver initiatives
  • 3+ years working with technical teams on driving solutions/projects
  • Self-starting, intellectually curious and creative individual comfortable operating in ambiguity
  • Experience communicating with a variety of audiences

About GM

Our vision is a world with Zero Crashes, Zero Emissions and Zero Congestion and we embrace the responsibility to lead the change that will make our world better, safer and more equitable for all.

Why Join Us 

We aspire to be the most inclusive company in the world. We believe we all must make a choice every day – individually and collectively – to drive meaningful change through our words, our deeds and our culture. Our Work Appropriately philosophy supports our foundation of inclusion and provides employees the flexibility to work where they can have the greatest impact on achieving our goals, dependent on role needs. Every day, we want every employee, no matter their background, ethnicity, preferences, or location, to feel they belong to one General Motors team.

Benefits Overview

The goal of the General Motors total rewards program is to support the health and well-being of you and your family. Our comprehensive compensation plan incudes, the following benefits, in addition to many others:
• Paid time off including vacation days, holidays, and parental leave for mothers, fathers and adoptive parents;
• Healthcare (including a triple tax advantaged health savings account and wellness incentive), dental, vision and life insurance plans to cover you and your family;
• Company and matching contributions to 401K savings plan to help you save for retirement;
• Global recognition program for peers and leaders to recognize and be recognized for results and behaviors that reflect our company values; 
• Tuition assistance and student loan refinancing;
• Discount on GM vehicles for you, your family and friends.

Diversity Information

General Motors is committed to being a workplace that is not only free of discrimination, but one that genuinely fosters inclusion and belonging. We strongly believe that workforce diversity creates an environment in which our employees can thrive and develop better products for our customers.   We understand and embrace the variety through which people gain experiences whether through professional, personal, educational, or volunteer opportunities. GM is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

We encourage interested candidates to review the key responsibilities and qualifications and apply for any positions that match your skills and capabilities.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statements

The policy of General Motors is to extend opportunities to qualified applicants and employees on an equal basis regardless of an individual's age, race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression or veteran status. Additionally, General Motors is committed to being an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers including individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, email us at Careers.Accommodations@GM.com . In your email, please include a description of the specific accommodation you are requesting as well as the job title and requisition number of the position for which you are applying.