General Electric Lead Engineer - Product Safety in Grand Rapids, Michigan

Role Summary:

GE offers a great work environment and challenging careers. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer for all, including minorities, women, protected veterans and disabled. Help GE Aviation bring to market our next generation of innovative, industry leading aviation systems and products.

As a System Safety Engineer with GE, you will have the opportunity to advance the state-of-the-art of avionics by evaluating new technologies and assisting in the generation of new design solutions.

Essential Responsibilities:

The System Safety Engineer will provide direction and assistance to the Safety and Certification Organization in order to meet assigned objectives. In the role of System Safety Engineer, you will work within defined parameters to make decisions, apply concepts to issues of moderate complexity, and resolve issues through immediate action or short-term planning.

In addition, as the System Safety Engineer, you will :

  • Support a culture of engagement across various engineering organizations, which emphasizes shared responsibility in achieving safe designs

  • Grow your professional capabilities by working with experienced System Safety engineers in evaluating a variety of aircraft systems and components

  • Influence the design of avionics components and systems through all phases of product development

  • Work across multiple product areas (Flight Management Systems, Computing Platforms, Data Recorders, Stores Management Systems, Power Generation and Distribution, etc.)

  • Work on numerous aircraft platforms (both commercial and military)

  • Prepare and present technical data to internal and external customers

  • Document and communicate results of technical data generated

  • Participate on teams assigned to address specific organizational initiatives

  • Assure proper documentation of technical data generated for the assigned projects and / or tasks consistent with engineering policies and procedures

  • PLEASE NOTE: Work Location Listed is Grand Rapids, MI. However, this position may also be eligible at our Dayton, OH location Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science or a related discipline from an accredited university or college

  • Minimum 3 years of related engineering experience ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENT(S):

  • 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

  • PLEASE NOTE: Work Location Listed is Grand Rapids, MI. However, this position may also be eligible at our Dayton, OH location Desired Characteristics:

  • Graduate degree in an engineering discipline from an accredited university or college

  • Five years of related engineering work experience in the aviation industry

  • Direct experience in the field of Safety engineering

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills

  • PC proficiency

  • EEDP graduate Why join one great company when you can join many? We are more than 280,000 people with jobs that range from biochemist to finance specialist to wind energy engineer. We’re passionate about making life better with new ideas and technologies. We’re diverse, supporting our communities in more than 140 countries. Experience personal growth and competency development as part of the GE team. Around the world, we are helping build the healthcare, transportation and aviation of the new century. At GE Aviation, we are imagination at work. Whether we’re manufacturing components for our GEnx engines or driving innovation in fuel and noise reduction, the GE Aviation teams are dedicated to turning imaginative ideas into advances in aviation that solve some of the world’s toughest problems. Join us and you’ll find yourself in a dynamic environment where our ongoing, substantial investment in research and development keeps us moving forward and looking ahead. Here you’ll work collaboratively and across functions with the highest caliber talent, utilizing cutting-edge technology and processes. Whether it’s the next generation of ecomagination products or the future of aircraft engines, we’ve got the state-of-the-art resources to make those innovations a reality. If you’re passionate about aviation and looking for a career rich with challenges and unlimited opportunities for growth and advancement, then join GE in reengineering the sky through aviation innovations that will impact the globe for generations to come. Why join one great company when you can join many? We are more than 280,000 people with jobs that range from biochemist to finance specialist to wind energy engineer. We’re passionate about making life better with new ideas and technologies. We’re diverse, supporting our communities in more than 140 countries. Experience personal growth and competency development as part of the GE team. Around the world, we are helping build the healthcare, transportation and aviation of the new century. At GE Aviation, we are imagination at work. Whether we’re manufacturing components for our GEnx engines or driving innovation in fuel and noise reduction, the GE Aviation teams are dedicated to turning imaginative ideas into advances in aviation that solve some of the world’s toughest problems. Join us and you’ll find yourself in a dynamic environment where our ongoing, substantial investment in research and development keeps us moving forward and looking ahead. Here you’ll work collaboratively and across functions with the highest caliber talent, utilizing cutting-edge technology and processes. Whether it’s the next generation of ecomagination products or the future of aircraft engines, we’ve got the state-of-the-art resources to make those innovations a reality. If you’re passionate about aviation and looking for a career rich with challenges and unlimited opportunities for growth and advancement, then join GE in reengineering the sky through aviation innovations that will impact the globe for generations to come. To stay connected with exciting news and the latest job opportunities from GE businesses, follow us on twitter: @geconnections at http://bit.ly/geconnections About Us: GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry. Working for GE Aviation is exciting & challenging. Come see what you are missing! GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www.ge.com/sites/default/files/15-000845%20EEO%20combined.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. Locations: United States; Michigan, Ohio; Grand Rapids, DaytonGE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.