GE Careers
Apply Now    

Sr Staff Analytics Engineer

  • GE Oil & Gas
  • Experienced
  • Posted 2/2/2017 6:58:35 PM
  • 2840875
  • Job Function: Digital Technology
  • Business Segment: Oil & Gas Digital
Location(s): United States ; Texas; Houston


About Us:
GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Role Summary:
We are looking for a highly motivated individual, passionate about technology to join the GE Oil & Gas Digital team as Senior Staff Analytics Advocate. In this role, you will drive the adoption and usage of industrial analytics across the O&G industry working closely with engineers, data scientists and software developers. You will be an ambassador representing the analytics team with both internal GE teams and external customers to help evangelize our analytics products.

Essential Responsibilities:

As Senior Staff Analytics Advocate, you will:

  • Lead analytics framework development, working closely with analytics researchers, data scientists, mechanical, electrical, petroleum and chemical engineers
  • Work with Product Managers and technical staff in customer engagements to understand user needs and define requirements for the analytics development and productization
  • Develop technical specifications, implementation plan and productization plan for developing and validating analytics
  • Work with analytics development, product strategy & product management teams to conceptualize new analytics products and features.
  • Build connections with stakeholders in the GE Oil & Gas business and represent O&G Digital with customers and industry associations.
  • Provide technical support to sales and marketing teams for evangelizing industrial analytics products.
  • Serve as a thought leader externally and internally, providing guidance on best practices, industry trends, and future potential for industrial analytics.
  • Be able to influence from both a strategic and technical standpoint across the function and business. Ability to influence at the peer and senior leadership level is critical.

    Qualifications/Requirements:

    Basic Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. in a “STEM” major (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) with industrial/research work experience of 7 years or more
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Experience coding in one or more languages (e.g. Python, Matlab, C, C++, R, or Java)
  • Experience incorporating engineering analytics or advanced data-driven analytics into software solutions
  • Exceptional written, verbal communication, and presentation skills
  • Detail oriented and demonstrated ability to develop technical requirements based upon proactive analysis of customer needs
  • Demonstrated ability to work in highly collaborative, cross-functional environments
  • Work experience in a customer facing technical role

    Eligibility Requirements:

  • Legal authorization to work in the US is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job
  • Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen
  • Must be willing to travel 20%
  • Must be willing to work out of an office located in Oklahoma City

    Desired Characteristics:
  • Experience working in a research environment
  • Knowledge of engineering analysis methods, mechanical & electrical systems, software systems, and advanced analytics methods (machine learning, advanced statistics, optimization, estimation, etc.).
  • Demonstrated ability for developing broad concept articles highlighting deep technical capabilities to a broad audience
  • Works well in fast paced growing environment.
  • Effective teaming and problem solving abilities
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Able to interface effectively with all levels of the organization and external customers
  • Proven ability to think customer-first and effectively prioritize and pivot as required.
  • Knowledge of GE industrial products
  • Experience in oil and gas industry and familiarity with oil & gas asset technologies
  • Ability to teach and develop compelling technical success stories.
  • Experience working in Agile teams and knowledge of Agile methodologies

    Technical Expertise:

  • Evangelizes modern technologies to development teams, stakeholders and GE executives.
  • High attention to detail including ability to manage multiple, competing priorities simultaneously

    Business Acumen:

  • Strong business analysis and problem solving skills
  • Evaluates products & processes to assure compliance. Measures the impact of trends (cyclical or a shift) and takes action relative to product value position and overall strategy
  • Ability to interact at all levels of the organization and with other GE businesses

    Leadership:

  • Ability to work with cross-functional teams to help build effective processes
  • Articulates the story, uses two-way communication and influences outcomes and ongoing results
  • Strong oral and written communication skills including executive level presentation skills

    Personal Attributes:

  • Proactively engages with cross-functional teams to resolve issues and design solutions using critical thinking and analytical skills and best practices
  • Influences and energizes others toward the common vision and goal. Maintains excitement for a process and drives to new directions of meeting the goal in the face of unfavorable odds and setbacks

    #DTR

    Locations: United States ; Texas; Houston

    GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation.  GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

  • Apply Now    

    GE Careers Technical Assistance

    Having technical issues with ge.com/careers or your application? We're here to help.

    Get In Touch

    Connect With Us

    Stay up to date on GE and possible opportunities that open in areas that interest you.

    Sign Up