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General Electric Data Analyst Engineer-Navigation Database in Beijing, China

Job Description Summary

Responsible for designing , developing and testing Embedded Software (Firmware), platforms and systems that control and runs on devices that need to be tailored to the needs of the hardware that it has to control and run on (i.e. directly controls the real time functions of a physical device such as motors, alternators, engines, valves, fans, and other devices and products). Typically requires a deep understanding of the characteristics of the physical device being controlled, the realtime functions it is expected to perform and the ability to design, develop, implement, and test the logic and software required to realize the realtime functionality. Usually tailored for products and services across various P&Ls. Impacts quality of own work and the work of others on the team. Executes standard operational/technical tasks typically subject to instructions and work routines. There is latitude to rearrange the sequence to complete task/duties based on changing work situations.

Job Description

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Work as part of multi-company data service team for the day-to-day production of navigation databases (NDBs), NDB production verification, problem control and reporting, and analysis and completion of corrective action as required by the Lead Navigation Data Analyst

  • Execute quality software applications and analyze the output to determine root cause of any abnormal navigation database change activity

  • Participate on the Data Quality Review Board to present abnormal change activity and determine course of action

  • Actively improve the Navigation Database Production processes and software applications

  • Execute, with guidance from senior engineering resources, the analysis, test, or integration required to define and support assigned systems that meet business standards and product requirements

  • Prepare and present technical data to internal and external customers

  • Document and communicate results of technical data generated

  • Participate on teams assigned to address specific organizational initiatives

  • Share engineering information and promote open dialogue

  • Assure proper documentation of technical data generated for the assigned projects and/or tasks consistent with engineering policies and procedures

  • Participate as a presenter or reviewer in technical and program reviews


  • Bachelor of Science in Engineering, Physics, Mathematics, or Computer Science from an accredited college or university.

  • Minimum 3 years of technical experience in Complex Engineering Systems design and development or relevant research projects.

  • Minimum 1 year of experience in collaborating with customers or suppliers on an engineering development program.

  • Ability and willingness to provide customer support during the core and non-core business hours (24 / 7 / 365) on an as needed basis

Desired Characteristics

  • Strong technical aptitude, including applicable engineering tools and systems

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • Strong interpersonal skills

  • Interdisciplinary communication skills

  • Customer interchange and collaboration skills

  • Ability to engage and build positive relationships with customers and internal & external employees

  • PC proficiency

  • Fluent speaking and writing in English

Additional Information

Relocation Assistance Provided: No