GE Application Engineer - Consulting Operations in Schenectady, New York
GE Energy Connections
Energy Connections Headquarters
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GE Energy Connections designs and deploys industry-leading technologies that turn the world on. We transport, convert, automate and optimize energy to ensure we provide safe, efficient and reliable electrical power. Uniting all the resources and scale of the world’s first digital industrial company, we connect brilliant machines, grids, and systems to power utility, oil & gas, marine, mining and renewables customers, that keep our world running.
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Posted Position Title
Application Engineer - Consulting Operations
Location(s) Where Opening Is Available United States
U.S. State, China or Canada Provinces
The Application Engineer- Consulting Operations will work closely with the customer to develop new functionality, provide consulting services, develop core algorithms and systems, and train new users on the application and use of the software products.
As the Application Engineer - Consulting Operations, you will:
Enhance and develop core algorithms for GE MAPS software (used for power systems analysis)
Enhance and develop transmission modeling in GE MAPS
Execute on new product developments related to improved modeling
Enhance the MAPS User Interface
Actively participate in a working environment where teamwork, quality, customer service and innovation are prized
Work closely with customer to develop new functionality to meet the changing needs of the industry
Participate in sales and marketing activities, including customer presentations
Participate in software QA process and development of QA processes
Provide consulting services to internal and external clients utilizing power system analysis tools and methodologies
Train users on the application and use of software products
PhD in Operations Research
Minimum of 3 years of experience in electric power planning software development
Minimum of 3 years of programming experience in an engineering-oriented language
Additional Eligibility Qualifications
GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.
Experience with MS Office tools, including PowerPoint, Excel, Word and Access
Experience with Fortran, C or C++
Minimum of 3 years of experience in software project management and execution
Experience working with production simulation tools in a consulting environment
Demonstrated knowledge of power systems generation, operations and control
Demonstrated knowledge of optimization techniques
Demonstrated knowledge of Algorithm development
Demonstrated knowledge of Linear and Mixed integer programming and decomposition techniques
Demonstrated knowledge of Ancillary service modeling Demonstrated knowledge of Reliability techniques
Demonstrated knowledge of Hydro Thermal coordination
Knowledge of Expansion planning
Strong ability to work in teams, and to work independently in providing technical services to customers
Passion for working in an open, sharing, and supportive environment where colleagues welcome opportunities to assist each other with solving challenging technical problems
Strong oral and written communication skills