General Electric Advanced Manufacturing Engineer in Montrose, United Kingdom

Role Summary:

The Advanced Manufacturing Engineer is experienced in manufacturing technology & engineering design, is capable of delivering high impact projects and deals effectively with technical information.

This position will be instrumental in the development & execution of BHGE’s Industry 4.0 strategy across Montrose COE. Collaborating cross functionally to implement new technologies, drive productivity projects, develop standard processes and ensure best practices are implemented.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrates leadership in communicating business goals/programs/processes for the subsea business

  • Has the experience or expertise to solve problems

  • Able to develop and execute objectives for self and others

  • Lead analytical and design activities using proven technologies and vested approaches and methods

  • Lead commissioning activities - ensure that technical commissioning and testing is completed, documented and the handover deliverables are signed-off on time and within budgetCreate initial designs, conduct vendor/contractor management, and oversee installation and startup of projects

  • Support new software development

  • Take innovative approaches to problem solving

  • Identify projects and solutions that are tied to program goals

  • With limited direction from Manager, manage small technology & productivity projects to completion

  • Responsible for work that is less defined in scope and has the understanding and experience to execute business objectives

  • Responsible for working with the Lean 6 Sigma team to develop more efficient processes, procedures and drive productivity

  • Prioritize and manage multiple projects effectively

  • Communicate with vendors to understand and determine product specifications


  • BEng in Electrical Engineering or Control System Engineering or equivalent knowledge and experience

  • Technical background in Control systems, SCADA & PLC software

  • Experience with safety wiring circuits and automation design

  • Familiarity with electrical drawing standards and standard electrical design components

  • Demonstrate an understanding of full product development lifecycles, design and document change control

  • Demonstrated initiative to stay abreast of technology advancements

Desired Characteristics:

  • Experience in systems such as Proficy Machine Edition and Cimplicity

  • Green Belt Certified

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • Quick learner and willing to share knowledge to develop others

  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills

  • Ability to influence others and lead small teams

  • Effective problem identification and solution skills

  • Proven analytical and organizational ability

  • Ability to coordinate several projects simultaneously

  • Lead initiatives of moderate scope and impact

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.

Locations: United Kingdom; Montrose