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Sr Engineering Manager - Mechanical Component

  • GE Oil & Gas
  • Experienced
  • Posted 1/31/2017 4:55:14 AM
  • 2796219
  • Job Function: Engineering/Technology
  • Business Segment: Oil & Gas Subsea & Drilling
Location(s): United Kingdom ; Aberdeen

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Role Summary:
The Senior Engineering Manager for the Hymech discipline within the Brownfield Asset Integrity (BAI) Product line will provide functional leadership across all aspects of the Hydro-Mechanical sub-section. It will include technical leadership/mentorship, project planning and execution support & creation of strategy and vision all having the core principles of safety & quality at the forefront. The role reports to the Engineering Director of the BAI product line

Essential Responsibilities:

• Leading a team of >15 Engineers globally
• Development of a world class engineering team that collaborates and leads service orientated technology
• Providing overall technical guidance and development of products & offerings within a Hydro-Mechanical Subsea Service Environment
• Manage across leadership (both peers and senior leaders) to ensure delivery and flawless execution of all NPI and Customer specific project deliverables
• Interface to regional clients (both internal and external), building relationships and world class response/interaction
• Ownership & Development of Digital thread capability across Services
• Responsibility for Cost of Quality for BAI Engineering organization and delivery/execution on business agreed targets
• Focal point for VCP/Cost out activities for BAI Engineering and delivery/execution on business agreed targets
• Leadership across Product Service and 24/7 activities ensuring consistency of service and full rota coverage
• Engineering Leadership across Manufacturing locations ensuring seamless translation of design into manufacture
• Management of Product and Service lifecycle for the Hydro-Mechanical discipline
• Diligent Control of Technical Change process


• Bachelor or Master’s degree in Engineering or Science based discipline or equivalent knowledge and experience
• Proven Subsea experience across Production Controls technology
• Experience driving the utilization of analytical tools to aid product/offering development
• Experience in leading global teams and developing talent
• Understanding of Subsea architecture and ability to translate that into a digital environment for purposes of proactive maintenance.
• Practical knowledge of NPI and project requisition processes
• Experience delivering projects on both small and large scales
• Ability to travel internationally as required at short notice.
• Fluent English Speaker

Applications from job seekers who require sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EU/EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post, as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. For further information please visit the UK Border Agency website:

Desired Characteristics:

• Ability to create and lead remote and global teams
• Strong inter-personal and communication skills
• Strong knowledge sharing and mentoring capabilities
• Chartered Engineer or equivalent
• Ability to provide senior leadership updates in a concise and accurate manner
• Product Lifecycle management (PLM) knowledge
• Excellent report writing & presentation skills

Locations: United Kingdom ; Aberdeen

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