General Electric Preliminary Design Engineer – Product Cost in Evendale, Ohio
Job Description Summary
The Preliminary Design Engineer – Product Cost supports multiple aspects of preliminary engine design, including turbomachinery and external systems cost estimation, design trades, and supply chain engagement. The Preliminary Design Engineer will work with the design team to develop innovative design concepts, simultaneously meeting aggressive cost and performance targets for key next generation engine applications. This role will focus on supporting advanced commercial programs, where you will help guide, influence, and drive change in architecture choices and technology investments.
In the role of Preliminary Design Engineer your responsibilities will include:
Be a member of a cross-functional team of adjacent disciplines (Aerothermal, Mechanical, Manufacturing, and Services) to drive optimal engine design & cost to meet technical and business objectives
Support the cross-section development for preliminary design architecture studies by providing cost assessments for designs and trades being considered
Work with supply chain to understand cost and risks for new technology
Support cost reviews / audits as required for customer commitments and design space studies
Support the development of tools and methods to estimate product cost
Execute with guidance the analysis / evaluation of assigned projects that meet business standards, practices and procedures and the product / program requirements
Monitor and communicate project status, business issues and significant developments
Develop action plans to anticipate and respond to problems
Assure proper documentation of technical data generated for the assigned projects and / or tasks consistent with engineering policies and procedures
- · Bachelor of Science in Engineering an accredited University or College
Master’s Degree in Engineering from an accredited college or university
Minimum of 3 years of experience in a mechanical engineering, supply chain, sourcing, or manufacturing operations position
Experience estimating weight, cost, and design parameters early in engine development programs
Experience with Unigraphics NX
Prior experience working in cross-functional teams
Strong oral and written communication skills
Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
Ability to guide and influence others
Demonstrated process orientation in approach to work
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