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General Electric Senior Design Engineer – Structural design of Nacelle Covers (Composite) in Barcelona, Spain

Job Description Summary

As a senior design engineer, you will be part of the design engineering team, dealing with 2 or 3 programs/new products/ product maintenance/new technologies.

The whole team is mainly based in Barcelona (there is a couple of people in India).

In such a role, you are an individual contributor working together with the other designers of the team and working also cross functionally with manufacturing, quality and sourcing departments.

You will have no direct report But as a senior engineer, your goal will be to offer guidance to the team and make it grow.

Job Description

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Conceptual or theoretical activities related to the principles of engineering, physics, and materials science for the design, analysis, manufacturing, and maintenance of mechanical systems. Includes the analysis of static (structural) and dynamic (rotordynamics, vibrations) behaviour of mechanical systems

  • Developing specialized knowledge in their discipline. Serves as best practice/quality resource. Has awareness of latest technical developments in own area. Contributes towards strategy and policy development, and ensure delivery within area of responsibility.

  • Has in-depth knowledge of best practices and how own area integrates with others; has working knowledge of competition and the factors that differentiate them in the market

  • Uses judgment to make decisions or solve moderately complex tasks or problems in areas of operational/product management, manufacturing, technology or engineering. Takes new perspective on existing solutions. Uses technical experience and expertise for data analysis to support recommendations. Uses multiple internal and limited external sources outside of own function to arrive at decisions.

  • Acts as a resource for colleagues with less experience. May lead small projects with moderate risks and resource requirements. Explains difficult or sensitive information; works to build consensus. Developing persuasion skills required to influence others on topics within field.

Required Qualifications

  • Significant experience in Mechanical Engineering (technical focused role).

  • Expertise in the structural design of composite structure (calculations, analysis...)/ seniority needed in calculations

  • High communication skills

  • 'Decision maker' spirit

  • Fluent in English

Desired Characteristics

  • Experience in Wind sector is prefered

  • Spanish language is an asset

  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills.

  • Demonstrated ability to analyze and resolve problems.

  • Demonstrated ability to lead programs / projects.

  • Ability to document, plan, market, and execute programs.

  • Established project management skills.Note: To comply with US immigration and other legal requirements, it is necessary to specify the minimum number of years' experience required for any role based within the USA. For roles outside of the USA, to ensure compliance with applicable legislation, the JDs should focus on the substantive level of experience required for the role and a minimum number of years should NOT be used.

Additional Information

Relocation Assistance Provided: Yes