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General Electric Lead NPI Technician & EMC Experience in Madison, Wisconsin

Job Description Summary

Position supports engineering operations from simple tactical tasks to complex electrical engineering tasks. Must be and expert in system, circuit and EMC testing. Successful candidate must be capable of writing and executing documents such as verification related, problem investigations, technical issue document, test results and more. The position requires minimal travel. The position supports installed base tasks, forward product development and Advance Technical Development tasks.

At GE Healthcare, our passionate people are creating the products, solutions and services our customers need to deliver the best patient care possible.

Job Description


  • Performs Electro-Magnetic Compatibility (EMC) compliance testing of customer's products primarily tests medical devices and systems per the requirements of IEC 60601-1-2.

  • Perform tests of customer products per submitted EMC Test Plans and associated standards:

  • Direct and assist with equipment setup in test chambers per the requirements of the EMC test standards.

  • Verify product testing power requirements and facility needs.

  • Review and understand EMC Product Test Plans.

  • Compile test results and complete EMC Test Reports for submittal to EMC Specialist or Leader.

  • Assists customers in identifying source of EMC related issues.

  • Verify proper equipment is used and calibrations are up to date.

  • Maintain training and competency level required to run equipment and perform testing per the appropriate standards and procedures.

  • Developing Engineering prototypes in support of NPI and ATD programs

  • Code in Lab View

  • Rework and solder fine pitch assemblies.

  • Troubles shoot simple circuits and suggest changes as necessary.

  • Network with FEs on critical Customer issues and replicate issues in lab.


  • Associate degree in Electronics or related field with minimum 5 years experience as an electrical test technician OR minimum 7 years experience as an electrical test technician

  • Ability to interpret technical writing documents (i.e. Engineering and Manufacturing)

  • Able to perform strenuous physical activities such as climbing stairs and moving up to 50lb objects

  • Integrity: Accepting and adhering to high ethical, moral, and personal values in decisions, communications, actions, and when dealing with others

  • Dependability: Being reliable, responsible, dedicated, committed and fulfilling obligations

Desired Characteristics

  • Working knowledge of IEC 60601-1-2 and associated standards.

  • Previous experience in an ISO/IEC 17025 accredited EMC lab

  • Quality Systems knowledge

  • Experience working in the medical device industry

  • Knowledge of process improvement tools (six sigma, Lean, ISO, TQM)

Our total rewards are designed to unlock your ambition by giving you the boost and flexibility you need to turn your ideas into world-changing realities. Our salary and benefits are everything you’d expect from an organization with global strength and scale, and you’ll be surrounded by career opportunities in a culture that fosters care, collaboration and support.


Additional Information

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer ( . 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: No