GE Engineer (m/f) Control Systems and Related Components in Jenbach, Austria

Job Number



GE Power

Business Segment

Power Water & Distributed Power

About Us

This position is based in the center of the Alps, in Tyrol - a region that provides a pleasant variety of recreational opportunities and a high quality of life. We are passionate about making life better with new ideas and technologies. You can expect to join a diverse team, which offers comprehensive and international career opportunities and is known for leadership development. Our 1,500 employees at our location Jenbach are working in a collaborative way to power the future.

GE’s reciprocating engines business sets an industry standard for fuel flexibility, lower emissions and higher efficiency. It specializes in developing local power near or at the point of use and gas compression solutions that deliver environmental friendly, more efficient, more affordable power to customers around the world.

The business manufactures gas and diesel-fueled engines, generator sets, combined heat and power (CHP) modules and auxiliaries ranging from 100 kW to 10 MW for various industries from agriculture to oil & gas applications.

Posted Position Title

Engineer (m/f) Control Systems and Related Components

Career Level




Function Segment

Systems Engineering

Location(s) Where Opening Is Available Austria



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Role Summary/Purpose

We are looking for an Engineer (m/f) Control Systems and Related Components.

Job Reference #2777019.

Design engineer for control system equipment and related components over the whole product lifecycle from the idea generation, component selection or new product development, from introduction to phase-out.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Lead projects with international partners, apply project management skills, determine project risks and introduce countermeasures while focusing technical, quality and cost targets

  • Working within the electrical hardware engineering team with strong collaboration to other disciplines (i.e. electrical engineering and system design).

  • Continuously communicate with engineering-, production and sourcing departments to ensure efficient project execution

  • Creation of specifications for the procurement of electronic components. Apply related standards, design practices and legal instructions to design compliant products

  • Organization of first piece qualification. Validate products in test labs, at engine test benches and pilot installations at customer sites

  • Provide technical support for product related issues, cost reduction exercises, as well as the technical support of various engines within the field


  • Technical higher school, bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in Electrical / Controls Engineering

  • Extensive knowledge about PLC systems, IO-systems, industrial bus systems, industrial PC’s and selection of related components

  • Proven project management skills with ability to handle multiple tasks and deliver results on time and budget

  • Experience regarding electrical / electronic component qualification and test techniques

  • Comfortable in an international environment and good oral and written communication skills in both German and English

According to Austrian law job postings need to include the minimum salary for a position. For this position the minimum salary based on the collective agreement is EURO 2.704,41 gross monthly. Please note that this is the very minimum salary and will most likely be higher. The effective salary is based on the candidate’s Qualification and Experience and will be negotiated accordingly.

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