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Nuclear & Fossil Steam Turbine Controls Engineer

  • GE Oil & Gas
  • Experienced
  • Posted 1/23/2017 5:19:45 PM
  • 2822653
  • Job Function: Engineering/Technology
  • Business Segment: Oil & Gas Digital Solutions
Location(s): United States ; Colorado; Longmont


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Role Summary:
This position requires an individual that possesses a desire to learn and use visualization software for control systems and exhibits strong project management and communication skills.

Essential Responsibilities:
In the role of Nuclear & Fossil Steam Turbine Controls Engineer, you will:

  • Design and implement HMI graphic and communication application networks for control retrofit projects using a variety of graphical software tools
  • Establish written operation design basis from OEM elementary drawings and customer input for traceability
  • Design and implement application specific software for Nuclear and Fossil Steam Turbine and Balance of Plant (BOP) retrofit projects using a variety of software tools
  • Design and implement application specific testing simulation software as required to validate GE or Non-GE unit controls and BOP functionality during Factory Acceptance Testing
  • Provide technical support of HMI and control system application software during commissioning as needed to ensure satisfied customers
  • Perform hardware selection of system control components for HMI and MKVIe solutions

    Qualifications/Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in a STEM field from an accredited college or university
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in technical field

    Eligibility Requirements:

  • Ability and willingness to travel up to 25% of the time, as required

    Desired Characteristics:
  • Six-Sigma Greenbelt certification (GE employees only)
  • Distributed Control System (DCS) experience
  • Domestic / international Controls Design experience
  • Proficiency with GE Speedtronic control systems, specifically with Mark VIe control systems
  • Field engineering experience
  • Software experience in power generation for GE or Non-GE turbine controls and BOP process control design
  • Strong background in HMI server configuration, application software, and architect software including Proficy iFix, Cimplicity, PI Historian and OPC server, and / or similar architect applications
  • Industry experience in creating customer specific application software from design standards, OEM elementary drawings, and / or control engineering / customer input
  • Experience in developing and debugging functional block based and / or ladder-logic and programming with HMI interfaces
  • Track record of long lead control system projects
  • Strong troubleshooting skills including hardware, software and communication networking
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Motivated, self-starter, results oriented
  • Proven team player with solid cooperation, flexibility and mentoring traits
  • Proficient MS Office computer skills
  • Familiarity with Six Sigma and ISO quality programs

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    Locations: United States ; Colorado; Longmont

    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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