General Electric Senior Systems Engineer in Reno, Nevada

About Us:

Baker Hughes, a GE company (NYSE:BHGE) is the world’s first and only fullstream provider of integrated oilfield products, services and digital solutions. Drawing on a storied heritage of invention, BHGE harnesses the passion and experience of its people to enhance productivity across the oil and gas value chain.

BHGE helps its customers acquire, transport and refine hydrocarbons more efficiently, productively and safely, with a smaller environmental footprint and at lower cost per barrel. Backed by the digital industrial strength of GE, the company deploys minds, machines and the cloud to break down silos and reduce waste and risk, applying breakthroughs from other industries to advance its own.

With operations in over 120 countries, the company’s global scale, local know-how and commitment to service infuse over a century of experience with the spirit of a startup – inventing smarter ways to bring energy to the world.

Follow Baker Hughes, a GE company on Twitter @BHGECo, or visit us at BHGE.com.

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www.ge.com/sites/default/files/15-000845%20EEO%20combined.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.

Role Summary:

The Senior Systems Engineer will help define the vision for our cutting edge, high performance machinery diagnostic and asset management products in the Oil & Gas and Power Generation Industries. In this role, you will rely on your superior technical experience and communication skills.

Essential Responsibilities:

In the role of Senior Systems Engineer you will:

  • Guide all phases of system development and support for new product ideas. Lead teams beginning with the initial concept, through design and development, technical strategy, system architecture definition, requirements analysis, and trade-off studies

  • Ensure timely preparation, development and delivery of product design documents and written requirements for product team execution

  • Experience and expertise in multiple technology disciplines including sensors, controls, embedded FW; signal processing, communications, enterprise software

  • Demonstrated foundation of expertise in network fundamentals (routing, switching, TCP/IP, network security, etc.,) in large, secure environments

  • Resolve problems using solutions that involve new techniques, technologies, and concepts

  • Clear and enthusiastic communicator to customers, users, and project teams to define, analyzes, and meets project goals. You will coordinate across project leadership, program management, development, test and customer representatives, creating a collaborative environment that focuses on the big picture. You will be a technical spokesperson for our product, conveying insight and confidence

  • Demonstrate genuine enthusiasm and passion for technology, its application to solve business problems and ensure requirements clarity is the best it can be

  • Participate in the definition of technological roadmaps for product solutions by analyzing evolving customer needs, technology trends, competitive market position, and various customer solution environments across market segments

  • Clearly articulate ideas verbally and in writing to senior leaders, and influence others without direct authority

  • Work towards a high-level vision, but understand the importance of details

  • Proactively identify and mitigate risks and define reasonable trade space from which the team can operate

  • Managing multiple concurrent projects will require strategic prioritization

  • Proactively determine use case scenarios and requirements, define your own tasks, and execute with little oversight

  • Accomplish program goals despite obstacles, ambiguity, changing requirements, and a fast-paced environment

  • Apply systems thinking to software, hardware, processes, people, and organizations

  • Be familiar with a requirements management tool similar to DOORs

  • Mentor and guide less experienced systems engineers, because you are motivated to improve our work environment and help others

  • Support and develop our technical culture by being engaged, intellectually curious, friendly, motivated to solve complex problems, and inspired to deliver superior products Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Bachelors’ degree in a STEM field from an accredited college or university

  • Minimum 8 years of professional experience designing new products

  • Minimum 3 years of experience as a systems engineer or a technical systems analyst Desired Characteristics:

  • Master’s Degree and/or a PhD in a STEM field from an accredited college or university

  • Experience working with development teams using both the traditional waterfall process and the agile method

  • Experience working on geographically and culturally diverse teams in a matrix environment

  • Experience designing for an industrial environment

  • Strong judgment and problem-solving skills

  • Strong sense of ownership, urgency, and drive

  • Passion for current and emerging technologies demonstrated through training, job experience and/or industry activities

  • Experience with defining, articulating, and integrating the role of systems engineering within an organization Locations: United States; Connecticut, Delaware, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Nevada, New Hampshire, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, West Virginia, Wisconsin; OtherGE 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.GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion​ of a background investigation and drug screen.