General Electric Wind Fleet Performance Engineer in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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The Wind Fleet Performance Engineer will provide technical support to the local field technicians and internal functions, including engineering / supply chain, and customers. In this role, you will analyze the availability and power performance of the local installed fleet, and will work in close cooperation with the Functional Technical Support to increase the turbine performance based on statistical data.
As the Wind Fleet Performance Engineer, you will:
Provide technical support / repairs / escalation for issues that have been problematic and escalated from Services team
Work with first level support to proactively identify failure trend in an early phase and to initiate corrective actions
Provide technical supervision for retrofits and validation of performance increase
Support the Functional Technical Support and the Product Service Engineering during Apparent Cause Evaluations (ACE) and Root Cause Analysis (RCA) programs
Bachelor's Degree from an accredited university or college (OR High School Diploma / GED with a minimum of 4 years of experience in Services)
Minimum of 3 years of experience in engineering or technical support or graduate of GE development program
- Ability and willingness to travel 25% of the time
Minimum of 1.5 years of technical wind turbine operational experience
Ability to climb a wind turbine
Strong communications skills
Ability to present technical data in a succinct and clear manner
Ability to learn technology outside of one's specialty
Strong project management skills
Distinctive ability to analyze technical processes
Green Belt certification or equivalent Quality certification
Strong leadership skills
Ability to make decisions and to adopt responsibility
Strong quality awareness with the ability to identify future failures, defects and problems
Ability to work with multicultural teams; strong team player
Ability to work within structured work methods
High flexibility and motivation
Ability to drive complex projects / issues to completion / elimination
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Locations: United States; Florida, New York; Other FL, Schenectady
GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.