Sr Staff Data Scientist – Process & Systems Modeling
GE Oil & Gas
Posted 5/8/2017 3:45:22 PM
Job Function:Digital Technology
Business Segment: Oil & Gas Digital
Location(s): United States; Alabama, Alaska, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia; San Ramon, Remote
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 Data Scientist – Process & Systems Modeling. As the Senior Staff Data Scientist, GE Oil & Gas Digital, this role will focus on developing impactful and innovative analytics products for the O&G industry.
The candidate will be responsible for designing analytics for products and solutions, leverage strong engineering expertise to develop new analytics for driving growth in asset, application & industry coverage and lead engagements with external/internal customers. The candidate is also expected to mentor other engineers in analytics and simulation methods.
As Sr Staff Data Scientist – Process & Systems Modeling, 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 involving large scale engineering and system level simulations
Work with analytics development, product strategy & product management teams to develop new analytics products and features.
Build connections with engineering teams in the GE businesses, Universities, National Labs 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.
Ph.D. in a “STEM” major (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) with industrial/research work experience of 8 years or more
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 (10%)
Must be willing to work out of an office located in San Ramon, CA
Knowledge of engineering/chemical analysis methods, software systems, and advanced analytics methods (machine learning, advanced statistics, optimization, estimation, etc.).
Knowledge of GE industrial products and simulation tools
Experience in oil and gas industry and familiarity with unconventional oil & gas asset technologies
Experience working in Agile teams and knowledge of Agile methodologies
Experience working with large scale engineering and system level models
In-depth experience working with process/chemical modeling in HYSYS
Demonstrated ability to simplify complex physical processes to their underlying first-principles to scale modeling of complex systems
Deliver new, commercially re-usable simulations based analytics to drive growth in asset, application and industry coverage
Champion technical solution across the Oil & Gas industry and guide product lines with creation of analytic solutions for their individual product lines.
Experience coding in one or more languages (e.g. Python, Matlab, C, C++, R, Java, etc.)
Experience incorporating engineering analytics or advanced data-driven analytics into software solutions
Strong technical expertise in detailed system/chemical/process simulations in O&G applications
Hands on experience in modeling industrial equipment/systems with HYSYS
Proficient in MATLAB, Python, R or Java and simulation tools
Experience in project management including resourcing, program planning, execution and financial management
Strong business analysis and problem solving skills
Evaluates products & processes to assure compliance. Measures the impact of trends (cyclical or a shift) and acts relative to product value position and overall strategy
Ability to interact at all levels of the organization and with other GE businesses
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
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
Locations: United States; Alabama, Alaska, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia; San Ramon, Remote
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