General Electric Principal Digital Product Manager - Houston, TX in HOUSTON, Texas

Role Summary:

About Us:

Baker Hughes, a GE company (NYSE:BHGE) is the world’s first and only fullstream provider of integrated oilfield products, services and digital solutions. Drawing on a storied heritage of invention, BHGE harnesses the passion and experience of its people to enhance productivity across the oil and gas value chain.

BHGE helps its customers acquire, transport and refine hydrocarbons more efficiently, productively and safely, with a smaller environmental footprint and at lower cost per barrel. Backed by the digital industrial strength of GE, the company deploys minds, machines and the cloud to break down silos and reduce waste and risk, applying breakthroughs from other industries to advance its own.

With operations in over 120 countries, the company’s global scale, local know-how and commitment to service infuse over a century of experience with the spirit of a startup – inventing smarter ways to bring energy to the world.

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Role Summary:

As a domain expert in the areas of waterflood management, EOR, and production optimization, you will engage customers at mid-level management and technical levels to develop/refine portfolio strategy, influence customer & industry direction and execute strategy.

You will elevate how we engage with internal and external software businesses. You will be accountable for driving successful delivery of products from BHGE Digital, making recommendations on extending software solutions, and representing Baker Hughes, a GE Company to the outside market, including customers, partners and analysts.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for product line performance with targets on orders, revenue, cost & margin. Identifies and influences market trends and opportunities.

  • Drives vision & strategy, roadmap and product lifecycle for sub business unit and its portfolio of products & solutions.

  • Participate in events and industry associations to influence the direction for the business and technology in the segment.

  • Be a domain/business expert for the portfolio to guide and mentor teams, and establish/refine product management processes.

  • Work cross functionally across engineering, marketing, sales, internal and external customers, analysts and senior management teams to formulate and execute the strategy.

  • Establish strong working relationship with account managers, technical sales and user/developer community.

  • Global travel required as necessary.

  • Will have strong financial acumen and accountability.

  • Responsible to create strong working relationship & influence across product management, engineering and other stakeholder groups to successfully execute business strategy across GE businesses, partners and customers.

  • Will engage customers at director level and above as a trusted partner.

  • Cross functional leadership to define and execute the vision and strategy.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in in “STEM” Majors (Science, Technology,Engineering and Math)

  • A minimum of 10 years of technical experience along with established leadership credentials

  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. Baker Hughes, a GE Company may agree to sponsor an individual for an employment visa now or in the future if there is a shortage of individuals with particular skills.

  • Must be willing to travel up to 40%

  • Must be willing to work out of an office located in Houston, Texas

Desired Characteristics:

  • Subject matter expert in waterflood management, field development, enhanced oil recovery (EOR), and production optimization.

  • Experience with software development including Agile methodologies

  • Experience working with offshore development teams

  • Strong business analysis, problem solving, and strategy development skills. Experience with profit/loss responsibility

  • Experience with various modelling and artificial intelligence techniques

  • Prefer experience with operating company in waterflood management, EOR, and/or production optimization roles.


Houston, TX, USA

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Locations: United States; Texas; HOUSTON

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