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General Electric Development Engineer in Florence, South Carolina

Role Summary:

Mechanical Engineer to perform structural design and analysis of superconducting magnets and gradients for MRI. This role provides support to GE Healthcare’s New and Current Product programs and Variable Cost Productivity Programs. Participate in all phases of the product development life cycle from concept and specification generation to production ramp up, optimizing functionality, manufacturability, reliability, serviceability and cost.

Essential Responsibilities:

  1. Execute the design, analysis, or evaluation of assigned projects using sound engineering principles and adhering to business standards, practices, procedures, and product / program requirements.

  2. Mechanical Component design and stress analysis under static, dynamic and cryogenic thermal loads utilizing Mechanics of Materials and Fatigue Analysis (analytical and experimental)

  3. Design verification and implementation activities by analysis, prototype build and test

  4. Reliability analysis of components and systems and Design for Reliability

  5. Installed Base data analysis and reduction. Lead resolution of issues relating to Installed Base Systems

  6. Develop product, component test and purchase specifications

  7. Coordinate cross-functional design, analysis and testing.

  8. Provide creative solutions to unstructured product design challenges

  9. Maintain and develop competence required for the job.


BS Degree in Computer Science, Mechanical, Electrical or Biomedical Engineering (or a high school diploma / GED with at least 4 years of experience in mechanical component technical expertise)

Desired Characteristics:

  1. BS Degree in Mechanical, Aerospace Engineering.

  2. Strong oral and written communication skills.

  3. Strong interpersonal and leadership skills.

  4. Demonstrated ability to analyze and resolve problems.

  5. Demonstrated ability to lead programs / projects.

  6. Ability to document, plan, market, and execute programs.

  7. Established project management skills.

About Us:

GE (NYSE:GE) drives the world forward by tackling its biggest challenges. By combining world-class engineering with software and analytics, GE helps the world work more efficiently, reliably, and safely. GE people are global, diverse and dedicated, operating with the highest integrity and passion to fulfill GE’s mission and deliver for our customers.

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, gender (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law.

Locations: United States; South Carolina; Florence

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.