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Lead Engineer – Gas Lift Mechanical Design

  • GE Oil & Gas
  • Experienced
  • Posted 1/22/2017 4:03:48 PM
  • 2816866
  • Job Function: Engineering/Technology
  • Business Segment: Oil & Gas Surface
Location(s): United States ; Oklahoma; Oklahoma City


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Role Summary:
The Lead Engineer will be responsible for executing new product development engineering projects through all project phases, from concept through commercialization. In addition responsibilities include developing product specific solutions, provide technical support for legacy and newly introduced products to manufacturing and field operations, and monitor product performance data from Reliability engineering to continuously improve existing products.

Essential Responsibilities:
In this role you will work within defined parameters to make decisions, apply concepts to issues of complexity, and resolve issues through immediate action or short-term planning. The Engineer is also responsible for designing Mechanical product/subsystem release solutions by conceptualizing, designing and qualifying artificial lift technologies.

In the role of Lead Engineer – Gas Lift Mechanical Design, you will:

  • Be responsible for Mechanical systems design of gas lift and other artificial lift technologies for subsurface equipment from the conceptual design phase and progressing though the detailed design phases to culminate in equipment qualification
  • Work as part of multi-disciplined team to execute the design, analysis, or evaluation of assigned projects using sound engineering principles and adhering to business standards, practices, procedures, and product / program requirements
  • Develop plans to achieve technical requirements, scheduling and commitments
  • Provide timely communications on significant issues or developments with appropriate abatement plans
  • Collaborate with cross functional teams including Sourcing and Manufacturing to ensure engagement and execution on project deliverables
  • Execute projects through the NPI process
  • Document technical data generated by the assigned project consistent with engineering policies and procedures

    Qualifications/Requirements:
  • Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical, Electrical or Petroleum Engineering from an accredited college or university
  • Minimum 3 years of design experience in Gas Lift or Hydraulic Lift system

    Desired Characteristics:
  • Ability to excute the design, analysis, planning, or evaluation of assigned projects to develop products within the industry using sound engineering principles and adhering to business standards, practices, procedures, and product / program requirements
  • Experience with product developments for required design based on request from Product Line Management (NPI Process)
  • Experience with 3D design (SolidWorks), mechanical design & analysis tool (ANSYS – FEA and CFD)
  • Proficiency in GD&T & Tolerance Analysis and ANSI/ASME Y14 drawing standards
  • Experience with project managements
  • Demonstrated ability to analyze and resolve problems
  • Demonstrated leadership in advancing the state of the art in a technical specialty
  • Demonstrated competency in using standard project management tools
  • Demonstrated ability to work with cross-functional teams
  • Design for manufacturing and reliability experience
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated self-motivation to improve his / her value to the company

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    Locations: United States ; Oklahoma; Oklahoma City

    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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