General Electric

Lead Engineer – Industrial Design

Company : General Electric

Location : Pune


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.

Role Summary:
As a Lead Engineer – Steam Turbine – Sustaining and NPI, you will be responsible for developing and sustaining ST controls solutions, defining engineering execution processes and tools for lean project execution, implementing new features for product or new regulatory requirements, providing technical support for projects, field services, sales and commercial tools, working closely with business Lead and Senior Engineers to ensure best practices are applied to NPI product and projects.

Essential Responsibilities:
This position requires an individual that challenge our current way of supporting technical issues at the equipment controls level by expanding our capabilities into every aspect of a Steam Turbine controls. You will leverage prior experience and knowledge to invent new ways for technically supporting our customers by having access to state of the art digital tools and software. Responsibilities will include the following;

Respond to internal and external customer requests for technical issue resolution relating to steam turbines using technical product knowledge and analytical skills while adhering to sound engineering principles, standards, practices, procedures.
Lead development and sustaining activities of engineering processes and tools to support execution of projects for Steam turbine controls software.
Leads the development and improvement of code, processes and tools in ST controls to help increase quality and reduce cycle time on controls projects.
Lead operational feedback and lessons learned from internal and external customers. Incorporate into design engineering and ensure continuous improvement.
Lead Product problem input (PI) initiatives and drive resolution to ensure the maintenance of a quality product.
Apply knowledge of industry practices and international standards to produce high-quality and cost effective designs
Own and resolve PAC/CIR cases in a timely manner.
Lead and program manage root cause analysis/investigation activities for product technical issues.
Drive and lead product services issue resolution with Quality and integrity.
Work closely with other functions in the team to develop opportunities, formulate and present GE solutions to customers
Focus on eliminating reparative products issues
Lead and drive product cost reduction initiatives
Prepare technical information letters to inform internal and external customers of major issue resolutions.
Develop and sustain customer and internal technical product documentation
Support unplanned/forced outages to meet availability and reliability goals.
Demonstrated strong project management, communication, and interpersonal skills.
Support streamlining of engineering processes and business growth
Some travel may be required
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Mechanical, Electrical, instrumentation or similar Engineering field
5+ years’ experience in Steam turbine design/operation/maintenance/Installation
Must be willing to work off hours and weekends to support emergency site issue resolution.
Desired Characteristics:
Knowledge in the use of GE control systems (Mark VI/VIe, Nexus) and applications
Familiarity with non-GE turbines or non-GE control systems
Distributed Control System (DCS) experience
Experience in developing and debugging functional block based and / or ladder-logic and programming with HMI interfaces
Knowledge of IEC, ISA, Shell Design/Eng. Standards, CSA, ATEX, CE, and HSE/Hazop experience
Boiling Water Reactor (BWR) or Pressure Water Reactor (PWR) nuclear power plant experience
Background in HMI server configuration, Proficy iFix, Cimplicity, PI Historian, OPC server, or similar architect application
Demonstrated ability to meet agreed upon goals and measurements
Strong customer service mind-set.
Ability to support multiple projects simultaneously in a matrix management environment.
Strong organizational, analytical, and problem-solving ability and adept at communicating with several levels of the organization.
Experience in interfacing with all levels of internal and external customers.
Power plant, refinery, or other related experience
Six-Sigma Greenbelt certification (GE employees only)
Good oral and written communication skills
Locations: India; Pune

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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