Location(s): United States, United Kingdom; Texas; Nailsea
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Role Summary: We are seeking an experienced senior level Systems Engineer with Functional Safety knowledge to work, within the Controls Subsea Production Systems, Oil & Gas Business. The candidate would be expected to engage in all aspects of the equipment portfolio and to have a proven track record in full system architecture from conceptual design through to complete system delivery and commissioning
Technically responsible for the overall Design, Scope of Requirements and Specifications for new products, projects and system designs. This role encompasses full life cycle ownership.
Initial primary project will be the complete System ownership and delivery across product lines for the HIPPs NPI program.
Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Working within allocated Project Teams, to deliver and drive through the required System Engineering Scopes
Analysis of Functional Safety requirements and creation of designs capable of exceeding IEC 61508
Creation and ownership of System Engineering Design File
System FMEA / HAZOP focal point
System Interface Engineering Input
Define and capture requirements though DOORS
Creation of Work Packages for Specialist Tasks and component designs
Lead / Participation in Design Reviews
Technical Liaison across SPS, Customers & the Supply Base, to ensure a cohesive system design solution
Problem Solving / Root Cause Failure Investigation and Technical reporting
Operational Support during the Build, Test and in-life phases
Technical representative at Client meetings
Actively participate in professional societies, independent organizations to ensure product line interests are represented in the development of standards and specifications
Act as a change agent in the business with energy, passion & enthusiasm to support business activities and alignment of processes to GE Oil & Gas
Encourage EHS standards within the team and continuously strive to improve EHS procedures and culture
Take responsibility for the development, implementation and continuous improvement of process effectiveness and efficiency within the team
Generate and maintain engineering documentation through Design and verification to meet new and existing project requirements
Degree qualified in a relevant engineering field or equivalent knowledge and experience
Subsea Controls Industry experience
Solid experience in equipment and system design, including latest industry practices and standards
An engineering background or equivalent and will be familiar with Company codes of practice and relevant national and international standards
A passion for learning new technology, techniques, methods and principles
Experience of technically leading and Mentoring other System Engineers
Understanding of Functional Safety, ideally a TUV qualified Functional Safety engineer
Ability to define and document systems solutions within specified performance and environmental constraints
Ability to articulate controls and instrumentation system designs covering hydro-mechanical, electronic, electrical and software aspects
Driving engagement across product companies to ensure system solutions are aligned
Ability to re-use and adapt existing solutions wherever possible
Ability to define new component products when necessary
Be prepared to meet and work with clients, when required, and able to clearly explain design approaches
Able to accommodate International Travel when necessary
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Ability to multi-task and manage priorities effectively
Possess excellent analytical and problem solving skills
Display confidence in a fast-paced work environment
Demonstrate strong interpersonal and leadership skills
Possess excellent communication skills both written and verbal
Display energy, passion & enthusiasm to drive change
Demonstrate excellent organisational skills and the ability to drive projects to completion
Understands and demonstrates the GE Beliefs in a consistent way
Locations: United States, United Kingdom; Texas; Nailsea
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