General Electric Electrical Application Engineer in Florence, Italy

Role Summary:

The Lead Engineer demonstrates leadership in communicating business goals, programs, and processes for an area or business segment. In this role you will utilize your experience or expertise to solve problems, develop and execute objectives for self and others, and have the ability to effect short-term and some long-term business goals.

Is able to work autonomously, takes lead in developing complex solutions, under pressure and with tight deadlines. Is a hard worker and committed to results.

Essential Responsibilities:

• The Electrical Application Engineer has the responsibility to drive the process to prepare technical proposals and all the costs associated for specifically electrical components and systems

In particular the ideal candidate has to

• Provide technical selection for Medium Voltage Drives and Rotating Electrical Machinery (ie motors and generators)

• Drive Customers’ technical discussions during the Inquiry to Order Phase, being reference point for interface with Vendors to select appropriate Electrical Systems in accordance with Contract Specifications

• Keep link with Engineering and Sourcing during the Technical Proposal generation process

• Build the most competitive and appropriate technical proposal according to Customer scope of supply and specifications, defining the costs and all the necessary spec exceptions

The position involves a significant amount of international travel. Regular interaction with Customers of the Oil&Gas businesses is also fostered and the candidate will lead technical presentation and customer interaction.


MS in Electrical Engineering

• Proven years of design or application engineering for Electrical Variable Speed Drive Systems and

• Power Generation machinery

• Knowledge of machinery and processes relevant to the Oil&Gas industry

• Commercial or Application Engineering background

• Fluency in English

• EU Work Permit

Desired Characteristics:

The ideal candidate has also good interpersonal and communication skills, presentation skills. Is a team player, able to effectively communicate with his/her peers and supervisors. Has good influencing skills when dealing with Functions and coordinating their activities. Has a Customer centric approach, able to deal with difficult Customers and meet specific requirements when needed

Is able to work autonomously, takes lead in developing complex solutions, under pressure and with tight deadlines. Is a hard worker and committed to results.

About Us:

Baker Hughes, a GE company (NYSE:BHGE) is the world’s first and only fullstream provider of integrated oilfield products, services and digital solutions. We deploy minds and machines to enhance customer productivity, safety and environmental stewardship, while minimizing costs and risks at every step of the energy value chain. With operations in over 120 countries, we infuse over a century of experience with the spirit of a startup – inventing smarter ways to bring energy to the world.

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Locations: Italy; Florence