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Lead Engineer 2 - Program Management

  • GE Energy Connections
  • Experienced
  • Posted 8/5/2017 10:02:10 AM
  • 2951943
  • Job Function: Engineering/Technology
  • Business Segment: Energy Connections Industrial Solutions
Location(s): India; Hyderabad


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.

Role Summary:
Should-cost and IMCO lead engineer will play a lead role in definition, coordination and execution of cost reduction efforts via should cost and IMCO programs across multiple product lines within the Energy connections business units.

Essential Responsibilities:
· Manage the program / project, provide technical guidance and mentoring as necessary
• Responsible for leading definition process of should-cost/IMCO projects by organizing cross-functional workouts and close cooperation with technology, manufacturing, sourcing, product management and vendors
• Coordinate execution of productivity programs, validate product designs changes, implement manufacturing readiness, and support product launch
• Ensure projects meet their financial goals
• Ensure developed product designs meet industrial electrical distribution market needs defined by product technical specifications and UL, IEC, and ANSI standards.
• Develop and test product qualification, certification, and reliability requirements.
• Manage execution of prototype design, build, and testing
• Troubleshoot and perform root cause analysis to resolve design concept failures
• Run should cost and IMCO analysis and Understand key cost drivers for long-term, sustainable cost reduction
• Work with AME group for expertise/technical leverage to improve conversions with supplier of assembly /part price
• Common metrics for sourcing/technology , target $1.0M per commodity team
• Collaborative teams to drive strategic portfolio negotiations

Qualifications/Requirements:
· Bachelor degree in Mechanical, Electrical or Electronics.
• Proven record of engineering analysis and design execution success min 12 years
• Working knowledge of Change Management, Six Sigma and Design For Reliability processes
• Demonstrated experience in applying engineering fundamentals to resolve complex product performance, root cause analysis, and quality resolution issues
• Demonstrated ability to develop and execute project plans while delivering financial goals
• Knowledge of product cost structure
• Knowledge of manufacturing production process (PBCA ,Plastic Inj. Molding ,Sheet Metal ,Tooling ,Castings ,Forgings)
• Strong organization and analytical competencies
• Possess strong verbal and written communication skills with a proven ability to influence and drive change / results
• Demonstrated high level of motivation and resourcefulness
• Ability to work in stress conditions
• Strong team player and willingness to provide support to other team design activities
• Excellent interpersonal skill, and verbal written communication and presentation skills
• Fluent in English
• Working knowledge of CAD Software
• Travel up to 25% may be required

Desired Characteristics:
• MS in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering
• Electrical distribution & protection industry experience
• Ability to lead cross-functional project teams while managing multiple priorities and tasks
• Green Belt certified
• Working knowledge with MS office SW, Word, Excel, Power Point…
• Working knowledge of Pro/Engineer CAD Software
• Experience in product design, LV Distribution Equipment is a plus
• awareness of tools like aPriori

Locations: India; Hyderabad
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