General Electric Sourcing Value Engineer in Praha, Czech Republic

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:

The Value Engineering is responsible to analyze the design of turbo shaft engine hardware and determine the manufacturability and cost of the components. He will work with the design engineer to improve the manufacturability of the part and would directly support the sourcing team with cost negotiations with suppliers. The Value Engineer would work with the team to find the balance between cost, quality, and manufacturing lead time to aid in the decision process.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Analyze drawings and models to determine what the cost would be to produce the component

  • Identify opportunities to reduce the cost to manufacture the part – work with design engineering to implement these ideas

  • Use GE Software programs to create a detailed cost estimate

  • Develop variances between estimated cost and actual cost

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Strong experience in a design engineer or manufacturing engineer role

  • English language proficiency

  • Ability to analyze drawings/designs and determine the should cost of the component

  • 10-25% travel

Locations: Czech Republic; Praha

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeocselfprint_poster.pdf . 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.