Location(s): United States; Florida; West Melbourne
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. As a division of General Electric Company, GE Transportation is a global technology leader and supplier to the railroad, mining, marine, stationary power, and drilling industries. We drive change and progress — by rail and across oceans. We go farther and dig deeper, with advanced technology that connects people, data and machines, so resources can be gathered, goods can be transported and economies can thrive. GE Transportation is headquartered in Chicago, IL, and employs approximately 12,000 employees worldwide. Learn more about GE Transportation today! 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: The Data Analytics Engineer will work with the team to create state-of-the-art data and analytics driven solutions, developing and deploying cutting edge scalable algorithms, working across GE Transportation to drive business analytics to a new level of predictive analytics while leveraging big data tools and technologies. You will be supporting all aspects of the Movement Planner business from early customer engagement through railroad operations modeling through customer analytics delivery.
In addition, you will:
Architect, Design and develop new systems and tools to enable users to consume and understand data faster
Work across multiple cross-functional teams in high visibility roles and own the data solution end-to-end
Adopt a FastWorks mindset to support Business data and analytics project
Help drive a best-in-class data engineering practice that will be leveraged across GE
Participates in setting strategy and standards through data architecture and implementation leveraging big data and analytics tools and technologies
Work in an Agile development environment
Engineers structured and unstructured data from source systems to fit business needs
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or equivalent (STEM) with minimum 2 years of experience as data engineer / scientist / analyst
Minimum of 2 year of experience using analytics tools such as R and/or MATLAB
Minimum of 1 year of experience working on Database(s), SQL
Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. GE may agree to sponsor an individual for an employment visa now or in the future if there is a shortage of individuals with particular skills.
Willingness to travel
Experience with tools such as GITHub
Primary role in recent positions must be as a Lead Data / Big Data Engineer
Ability to leverage data assets to respond to complex questions that require timely answers
Must have superior communication skills - both oral and written
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