General Electric Lead Engineer - Embedded SW Quality Test in Cincinnati, Ohio
Job Description Summary
The Lead Engineer - Embedded SW Quality Test will be assigned to US based GE Engine Programs. You will collaborate with control and software systems, and control and software engineers to define quality plans, quality improvement implementations, quality program status and tracking, and lead and execute quality reviews on a global team. You will draw from a breadth of quality sources across commercial and military programs to improve embedded engines software development quality and drive safety and quality related process improvements.
The Lead Engineer - Embedded SW Quality Test will lead local and global engineers through an increased focus on training, technical leadership in the quality domain, mentoring, and program management with an emphasis on tracking and improving quality and safety key performance indicators. Additionally, as part of the broader mission of the Product Lifecycle Configuration and Management organization, you will work to enable team members to elevate safety and quality first and uphold the commitment to stewardship of regulatory compliance.
Roles and Responsibilities
Monitor the development process for embedded control system software and ensure the correct process is followed
Execute with limited guidance the analysis/evaluation of the controls software development process for assigned programs and ensure they meet business standards, compliance practices and procedures, and the product/program requirements
Recommend the approach for meeting the technical quality and program requirements
Formulate and implement plans to achieve technical quality requirements, schedules and contract commitments
Identify non-compliances, develop corrective action plans, and monitor corrective actions to completion
Perform root cause analysis of non-compliances to determine preventative improvements
Provide technical guidance to other personnel and assigned teams; mentor others in the organization
Assure proper documentation of technical data generated for the assigned projects and/or tasks consistent with engineering policies and procedures
Lead, Measure, monitor and communicate project status, business issues and significant developments
Present or review technical and program work as needed
Develop a standard of work for completing audits and a standard method for reporting progress
Bachelor of Science in Engineering, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, or Computer Science
At least 3 additional years of experience in an engineering position
Must be a US Citizen and must have the ability to obtain and maintain a government security clearance
Strong technical aptitude, including applicable engineering tools and systems
Embedded Controls Experience
Knowledge of DO-178, DO-254, MIL-HDBK-516C, and other regulatory compliance specifications
Data analytics proficiency
Solid oral and written communication skills
Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
Experience with Lean or process improvement initiatives
Experience in leading a team or work group in technical/financial/project objectives
High level of integrity and a compliance mind-set
This role is restricted to U.S. persons (i.e., U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and other protected individuals under the Immigration and Naturalization Act, 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)) due to access to export-controlled technology. GE will require proof of status prior to employment.
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).
As a federal government contractor, GE may in the future be required to have U.S. employees fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Some GE customers currently have vaccination mandates that may apply to GE employees.
Relocation Assistance Provided: Yes