GE Thermal Performance Test Engineer in Bangalore, India

Job Number

2776065

Business

GE Power

Business Segment

Power GE India

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.

For more information, visit the company's website at www.ge.com

Posted Position Title

Thermal Performance Test Engineer

Career Level

Experienced

Function

Engineering/Technology

Function Segment

Systems Engineering

Location(s) Where Opening Is Available India

City

Bangalore

Postal Code

560066

Relocation Assistance

Yes

Role Summary/Purpose

Thermal performance test engineer will be executing performance tests for fossil power plants, combined cycle power plants, and cogeneration units. Engineers are accountable for the quality our customers feel when purchasing our services. Areas of customer quality include accurate/timely documentation, appropriate/timely installation of instrumentation, accurate collection of field data, various site activities, and communications.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Review commercial guarantees, test expectations/requirements, and develop performance test procedures

  • Prepare, plan, and execute thermal performance tests

  • Analyze data, calculate test results, diagnose and evaluate testing issues and develop corrective actions as needed

  • Prepare test reports for internal and external distribution

  • Communicate and coordinate with internal and external customers regarding testing activities, schedules, and technical issues

  • Identify and report in-field sales opportunities

  • Support continued development and improvement of performance tools/processes

  • Support new service development initiatives

  • The position requires approximately 30-50% travel*

  • This is an estimate - travel requirements will vary with the work volume

Qualifications/Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent

  • Strong understanding of thermodynamics and thermodynamic cycles as they relate to fossil & combined cycle power plants

  • Knowledge of performance test codes such as ASME

  • Prior experience in power plant performance testing and analysis

  • Ability to travel extensively in support of assignments

  • Fluent in English language

Desired Characteristics

  • Expert level proficiency in power plants system level operation and thermodynamics

  • Experience with modeling and analysis programs for power plants

  • Energy auditing experience

  • Advanced degree in Mechanical/Energy Engineering

  • Proficient in the use of computers and PC software

  • Excellent communications skills - both verbal and written

  • Strong interpersonal skills – self-starter

  • Prior power plant testing experience

  • Customer/Team focused