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Senior Project Engineer

  • GE Energy Connections
  • Experienced
  • Posted 1/23/2017 8:00:53 PM
  • 2754344
  • Job Function: Engineering/Technology
  • Business Segment: Energy Connections Grid Solutions
Location(s): United Kingdom ; Stafford

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 Grid Solutions Business is a world leader in the High Voltage Direct Current (HVDC) market. HVDC technology enables global and renewable energy transmission and is critical in meeting today’s demand for decarbonisation and the security of energy networks. As a technology leader, we are engineering and delivering HVDC solutions to meet the most complex electrical projects ever seen.

Role Summary:
To coordinate, integrate and ensure the proposed technical solutions by the Technology departments meet the project requirement from specification , applied standards , applied tests and documentation for the HVDC scheme design to equipment's supplied under HVDC CoE scope.

Essential Responsibilities:
• Technical coordination and integration of project engineering work package inclusive of Systems Design, Systems Verification, Valves, Station engineering, Controls (each managed by its own Project Lead)
• Establish the technical interfaces between the project team members and ensure that the data exchange schedule is in line with the project requirements
• Ensure the equipment specification from the Technology Department and the supplier test plan meets the project requirements
• Management of input data collection for full engineering scope with the support of the project planner
• Validation of approved engineering documents prior to submission to the Project Technical Director or customer
• Participation in Design Review Meetings to ensure design documents are thoroughly reviewed, coordinated and compliant with the project requirements
• Lead project Engineering Gate Reviews and management of technical risk assessment
• Provide inputs and be a contact point to the Project Technical Director and Planner with respect to project Schedule for all aspects of engineering
• Manage engineering deliverables according to project schedule
• Review and update project engineering workload plan in conjunction with the planner
• Participate in project Interface Meetings with other business areas
• Manage technical changes and issue resolution and act as the point of contact on project engineering technical issues
• Ensure follow-up to customer technical queries and comments, in conjunction with the Project Manager
• Co-ordinates all technical departments in support of site activities such as commissioning and energisation
• Lead the monthly Project engineering Review meetings

• Educated to degree level, or equivalent, in an Engineering discipline or equivalent knowledge and experience
• Knowledge of overall HVDC systems and equipment
• Experience of managing integrated technical teams
• Directing technical team members to achieve results
• Communication skills, both within technical team and the wider project organisation

Salary competitive
Opening date 18/11/2016
Closing date 18/2/2017

Locations: United Kingdom ; Stafford

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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