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Lead Electrical Engineer

  • GE Healthcare
  • Experienced
  • Posted 2/3/2017 10:57:54 AM
  • 2757678
  • Job Function: Engineering/Technology
  • Business Segment: Healthcare Ultrasound
Location(s): United States ; Wisconsin; Wauwatosa


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:
This Electrical Engineer position will primarily be responsible for the development of digital and analog control systems used within an Ultrasound system. The successful candidate will join the Ultrasound General Imaging hardware group and interface with a global team to design, test and implement designs to support new product introductions. The candidate will leverage knowledge of digital and analog design techniques and medical device standards to ensure a quality product.

Essential Responsibilities:
• Supporting New Product Introductions (NPIs), by executing testing of electronics and high level assemblies (HLAs) to meet quality, reliability and schedule goals.
• Leading the hardware activities within the NPI scope
• Working with the Ultrasound Installed Base and Customer Care Team by addressing potential electrical design improvements.
• Addressing any electrical design, issues and needs from Supply Chain and Supplier Change Requests.
• Leading design enhancement opportunity in current forward production product and NPIs, developing the design of digital and analog circuit boards, including FPGA development.
• Develop VHDL code to support FPGA-based designs; be proficient in simulating and debugging design.
• Model, build, test, and modify product prototypes using working models or theoretical models constructed with simulation.
• Developing innovative designs to meet all requirements for performance, reliability, cost and manufacturability in new products and any potential improvement for existing products.
• Supporting the development of test fixtures and test execution to prove design functionality and performance, reliability and production.
• Leading quality-engineering projects that provide imaginative solutions to engineering and customer issues.
• Verifying product sub-system reliability performance.
• Conducting analysis of installed base and new product reliability using FMEA, Weibull Analysis and DFR tools.
• Ensuring reliability, performance and delivery through supplier relationships.

Qualifications/Requirements:
1. BS in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science
2. 5 years of relevant work experience in design and project management
3. Experience or knowledge in the area of digital and analog design and control
4. Experience or knowledge in the area of computer architecture, microprocessors, GPUs and CPUs
5. Demonstrated experience in VHDL designs and simulation tools (Altera, ModelSim)
6. Experience with typical electrical test equipment such as oscilloscopes, logic analyzers


U.S. (Country) Specific Qualifications:
1. Must be legally authorized to work in the United States full-time
2. Must be willing to work in our [city, state] facility full-time
3. Must be willing to submit to a drug test, and background check – to include verification of previous employment, criminal history and educational background
4. Must submit application for employment through gecareers.com (or COS if internal) to be considered
5. Must be 18 years of age or older

Desired Characteristics:
1. Masters degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Architecture
2. Schematic capture experience
3. Working knowledge of PWA board bring-up and system integration experience
4. Demonstrated experience in design of standard bus formats such as PCIe, CAN, Ethernet, USB, and I2C
5. Demonstrated experience in MATLAB or equivalent simulation/modeling tool
6. Demonstrated self-starter, energizing, results oriented, and able to multi-task
7. Excellent teamwork, coordination and communication skills
8. Experienced in developing project plans and estimates
9. Effective oral and written communication skills
10. EMC compatible design/solution experience
11. Design for Reliability and Manufacturability experience
12. Working knowledge of GEHC tools and processes EQPM, MyWorkshop, Cadence
13. DFSS or Green Belt/Black Belt Certified (Six Sigma Design/Quality)
14. Circuit design and simulation tool experience

Locations: United States ; Wisconsin; Wauwatosa

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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