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Senior Systems Engineer UT

  • GE Oil & Gas
  • Experienced
  • Posted 1/22/2017 4:01:55 PM
  • 2765054
  • Job Function: Engineering/Technology
  • Business Segment: Oil & Gas Digital Solutions
Location(s): United States ; New York; Skaneateles


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Role Summary:
The Senior Systems Engineer, with a primary focus on Ultrasonic & Eddy Current Portable Instruments, works closely with product management, engineering, functions like supply chain, service customers to define and establish system performance and image quality that will meet customer expectations.

Essential Responsibilities:
The Senior Systems Engineer has responsibility to understand customer needs and to deliver product quality, reliability, serviceability, manufacturability, regulatory, compliance, and cost that will meet customer expectations. Activities include requirements development, traceability and flow down, system architecture, design analysis, FMEA, developing and executing system verification and validation test procedures, and providing support to manufacturing and field issues. In addition you will:

  • Work closely with product management and stakeholders to clearly understand customer needs. Develop effective system requirements from customer/user/stakeholder requirements. Responsible for system requirements flow down and allocation to the subsystems and/or modules
  • Lead design teams and design control process from requirements development and design planning to verification, validation and design transfer, field and customer support including corrective and preventative actions to ensure customer satisfaction
  • Lead or support planning and execution for product technical design reviews, technical discussions and lead the investigation, execution and retirement of technical risks as they arise on the program to achieve best optimization in system performance and image quality
  • Drive system architectural tradeoff discussions within new product developments by having a full understanding of system architecture and interfaces. Lead engineering team in technical content decision closure, product risk management, and design reviews
  • Work with product line commercial and technical teams to develop MGPP and MGTP roadmaps
  • Responsible for the identification of improvement areas to drive continuous improvement for efficiency and simplification to enable the system engineering team to more easily, effectively and consistently facilitate the execution of projects

    Qualifications/Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university in Engineering or Science: Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, or closely related field
  • Minimum 6 years of work experience in the field of Ultrasound NDT inspection in engineering product development

    Desired Characteristics:
  • Experience with Ultrasound systems, their operation, design and application, and development
  • Proficient in the use of software tools for analysis, simulation and modeling
  • Broad exposure to Ultrasound hardware/software/system design; technical depth in one or more engineering disciplines
  • Ability to develop and provide timely and effective solutions for complex and challenging design problems
  • Ability to analyze complex issues and decompose these into a manageable set of tasks, then pursue tasks to completion
  • Demonstrated skills in proactively identifying, facilitating and driving closure of actions and technical risks for a product
  • Demonstrated experience in leading projects with global teams.
  • Applied knowledge of Design for Six Sigma
  • Strong interpersonal skills. Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Self-starter, energizing, results oriented, and able to multi-task
  • Strong sense of accountability and ownership

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    Locations: United States ; New York; Skaneateles

    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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