General Electric Project Process Engineer / Data Analyst in Johannesburg, South Africa

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Role Summary:

The role will primarily support Digital Transformation initiatives through the mining value chain. The key responsibilities are: Predix related development and solution configuration.

Essential Responsibilities:

The role will primarily support Digital Transformation initiatives through the mining value chain. The key responsibilities are: Predix related development and solution configuration. Furthermore, an understanding of the mining value chain, process optimization, predictive asset management and analytics in general are required. The Project Engineer will also work with the Solution Consulting and technical teams located in other regions delivering solution engineering and software services.

  • Project and delivery ownership for solution delivery and implementations.

  • Delivering and maintaining Advanced Analytics Solutions and software implementations based on Predix.

  • Process performance optimization and associated consulting services.

  • Assist with Process monitoring and if applicable act as subject matter expert for IPRC (Industrial Reliability and Performance Centre).

  • Assist sales process with Solution Consulting and value assessments and writing assessment reports.

  • Support and/or execute projects using the broader Digital Mine suite of products, including Asset Performance Management, Operations Performance Management and Predix.

  • Support sales process in performing site assessments.

  • Provide field engineering support to ensure ongoing change management for solution implementation.

  • Be the primary onsite contact for the customer, potentially for prolonged implementation periods.

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science or Engineering field such as Electrical/Electronic/Chemical/Process/Industrial/Mechanical Engineering.

  • Good working knowledge of data analytics.

  • Good software programming skills.

  • Experience or exposure in the Mining & Metallurgical industry, with software related focus and products.

  • Strong interpersonal skills and potential leadership and management skills.

  • Team player and effective communicator at all levels within an organisation.

Ability and willingness to travel, domestically and internationally.

Must have valid authorization to work full-time without any restriction in the role’s location.

Desired Characteristics:

  • Knowledge of or experience in applying software solutions in Mining industry

Locations: South Africa; Johannesburg

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