General Electric Lead R&D Engineer in Charleroi, Pennsylvania
Job Description Summary
Activities aimed at proving a concept to be valid or technically feasible by the application of scientific and engineering methodologies. Work in this family typically has the objective of demonstrating through test or analyses the performance and implementation potential of a concept
Impacts departmental operations and responsible for planning/execution. The role has some autonomy but is focused on execution of activities within an operating discipline covered by standard functional practices and procedures. Some judgment may be required but this is typically with guidance.
The focus of this position is to lead/provide research and development activities within the local or global R&D Department related to instrument transformers.
Design electrical or mechanical components of instrument transformers
Perform calculations related to the performance of instrument transformers (electrical, mechanical, thermal etc.)
Prepare drawings, BOMs and other technical documentation
Support other departments (Sales, Sourcing, Supply Chain, QA, Testing etc.) related to technical matters
Manage tasks assigned by the manager
Lead designated subgroups within the larger R&D community for instrument transformers (cross-border activities)
Bachelor's Degree, or higher, from college or university in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering
Minimum of 5 years related experience in the high voltage (123kV system voltage and above) instrument or power transformer design area
Minimum of 3 years of recent FEA (ANSYS) experience
Up-to-date knowledge of AutoCad and either Solidworks or Creo
Technical project management experience
PDM and SAP knowledge
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer (https://assets.phenompeople.com/CareerConnectResources/GE11GLOBAL/en_global/desktop/assets/images/poster_screen_reader_optimized_w_supplement.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 conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable).
Relocation Assistance Provided: Yes