General Electric Lead Scientist 1 - Materials Science and Engineering in Evendale, Ohio
Job Description Summary
As a Coatings Engineer/Technologist, you will lead and support coating projects that align with the overall business strategy. You will work in a hands-on, Lean Lab environment with a focus on the development, optimization, and industrialization of manufacturing processes for current and future engine programs. This role will impact short-term and long-term business goals.
Lead and support coating application processes for coupons and prototype/low rate production hardware in the lab, as well as, industrialization and full rate production efforts in Supply Chain shops
Execute the design, analysis, and evaluation of assigned individual and team projects using sound engineering principles and adhering to business standards, practices, procedures, and product/ program requirements
Provide technical leadership to personnel supporting assigned projects
Work collaboratively across multiple organizations to complete assigned projects
Implement plans with guidance to meet technical requirements of assigned components and systems
Develop and execute action plans with guidance to respond to issues/problems
Lead and participate on teams assigned to address organizational initiatives and generic issues
Recommend, with guidance, the approach to meet technical and program requirements
Participate, present, and provide feedback using your experience and expertise in technical and program reviews
Assure proper documentation of technical data generated for the assigned projects and/ or task consistent with engineering policies and procedures
Provide timely communications on significant issues or developments and coordinate tasks necessary to overcome issues
Bachelors degree from an accredited university or college (Or a high school diploma / GED with a minimum of 4 years of experience in Engineering)
Minimum of 3 years of experience in an Engineering position
- 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.
Bachelor of Science or graduate degree in Material Science & Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering, or Chemical Engineering from an accredited university or college
Knowledge and experience with aerospace coatings, chemical processes, and/or special process quality systems
Strong technical aptitude related to manufacturing equipment and/or tooling design and build
Desire to work safely in a hands-on environment to execute assigned projects
Ability to document, plan, market, and execute programs using established project management skills
Desire to continue to grow individual skills and supports growth within the team
Ability to influence others and lead small teams
Ability to lead initiatives with moderate scope and impact
Consistent work ethic, adding to the team’s ability to execute and deliver on commitments
Ability to work independently and know when to pull in additional resources for support
Desire to continuously improve processes and procedures
Strong oral and written communication skills
Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
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 requires U.S. employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 unless you receive an approved medical or religious accommodation. Proof of vaccination will be required.
Relocation Assistance Provided: Yes