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Project Engineer - Mechanical

  • GE Aviation
  • Experienced
  • Posted 5/8/2017 3:29:46 PM
  • 2895357
  • Job Function: Engineering/Technology
  • Business Segment: Aviation Business & General Aviation & Integrated Systems
Location(s): United States; Florida; Jacksonville


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Role Summary:
The candidate will be responsible for leading engineering projects for the technical development of specific products, components and systems. Projects may be related to new product development and introduction, production problem investigation and resolution, customer / field problem investigation and resolution, or technology development.

Essential Responsibilities:

In addition you will :


  • Provide ownership and accountability for assigned project(s) from launch through completion
  • Establish and lead IPDT to design, develop and validate assigned products
  • Establish and maintain project schedule and budget
  • Lead internal and external design reviews and responsibility for closure of all assigned action items
  • Meet all project deliverables including drawing package, design reviews, hardware, test plans & reports
  • Provide monthly project status to business leadership
  • Support NPI Reviews and Monthly Report generation
  • Work with Marketing and the IPDT to identify and manage out of scope items
  • Define and manage development cost and resources throughout the development effort
  • Define and manage development and production unit cost throughout the development effort
  • Development of designs per the Design Template and in compliance with the Unison Engineering Manual and all applicable Engineering Standards and Practices
  • Drive design changes to accommodate and improve productibility
  • Coordinate Root Cause and Corrective Action investigations to resolve Production / Field issues
  • Disposition of Material Discrepancy Reports and Engineering Change Request
  • Authors Engineering Changes as needed
  • Provides a technical communication link with Customer or Supplier as required

    Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Bachelor of Science in Engineering, Technology or Physics from an accredited university or college

    ADDITIONAL ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS :


  • This role is restricted to U.S. persons (i.e., U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and other protected individuals under the Immigration and Naturalization Act, 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)) due to access to export-controlled technology. GE will require proof of status prior to employment.

    Desired Characteristics:

  • Proven analytical and organizational ability
  • Demonstration of successful project planning and management
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Ability to influence others and lead small teams
  • Independently lead initiatives of moderate scope and impact
  • Ability to coordinate several projects simultaneously
  • Effective problem identification and solution skills
  • Understanding of basic GD&T, mechanical component design, and manufacturing

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    Unison Industries, a wholly owned subsidiary of GE Engine Services, is a world leader in the design and manufacture of electrical components, sensors, and systems for aircraft, industrial, marine, military, and space uses. The Jacksonville, Florida facility is Unison's world headquarters, providing corporate support in Sales and Marketing, Design and Product Engineering, Finance, Research and Development and Human Resources. Major product lines include Gas turbine engine ignition and control, including ignition exciters, ignition leads, igniter plugs and various electronic systems in support of the other Unison facilities. The Jacksonville location employs a multitalented workforce of 500+. Over 19,00 new jobs have been created in the Jacksonville area over the past 5 years. Our combination of one of the best and most affordable business environments with ample recreational opportunities, proximity to the beach & short commute times explain why 1.4 million people have made the Jacksonville region their home. Learn more about Jacksonville!



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    Locations: United States; Florida; Jacksonville

    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.

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