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General Electric Engineer 1 - Mechanical Engineer in Salt Lake City, Utah

Job Description Summary

A Mechanical Engineer learns the practical application of engineering principals, achieves expertise in Mechanical Engineering, and investigates new techniques as part of a team. The Mechanical Engineer is responsible for designing Mechanical product/subsystem release solutions.

GE Healthcare Surgery business offers a range of market-leading intra-operative and interventional imaging products. Surgery's C-arm imaging products are integral in many fields including general surgery, orthopedics, neurosurgery, urology, cardiology, and GI, and for specialized procedures such as pain management. Surgery prides itself on offering imaging products with superb image quality and an unparalleled technical and clinical support team that ensures the products deliver optimum performance.

Job Description


  • Designing new products and/or supporting Installed Base of mechanical components or subsystems.

  • Executes design to engineering standards

  • Works within a team to deliver technical solutions

  • Works with patient/customers and/or technical leadership to ensure that the technical deliverables are consistent with the goals of larger programs, projects or initiatives

  • Seeks mentoring to learn and solve problems

  • Leading design visualization efforts with 3D CAD models and essential component and assembly details to explore multiple design options

  • Developing engineering design concepts for components and electromechanical assemblies that have demanding requirements for size, precision, reliability and cost

  • Engaging in all phases of new product development, including concept, architecture, documentation, design, prototype, test, supplier interfaces, manufacturing introduction and service support

  • Identifying and developing new opportunities to leverage Strategic Sourcing objectives and Common Technology initiatives in the modality product line

  • Developing and maintaining subsystem quality and engineering project funnel

  • Conducting analysis of installed base and new product reliability using FMEA, Weibull Analysis and DFR

  • Defining and executing component design verification

  • Developing innovative designs to meet all requirements for performance, reliability, cost and manufacturability

  • Maintain and develop competence required for the job


  • BS in Mechanical Engineering

  • Knowledge in structural engineering, analysis, and verification of mechanical structures, mechanisms, or electro-mechanical assemblies.

  • Understanding in theories, concepts and techniques in structural and/or dynamics analysis

  • Knowledge of industry and/or academic practices and standards related to structural analysis, finite element analysis, and structural verification testing.

  • Experience with Weibull Analysis and DFR tools

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated technical leadership capability in integration activities

  • Self-starter, energizing, results oriented, and able to multi-task

  • Ability to meet aggressive reliability, performance, cost, serviceability, and delivery targets

  • Global project experience

  • Design experience using Creo (Pro-Engineer)

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.

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 may in the future be required to have U.S. employees fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Some GE customers currently have vaccination mandates that may apply to GE employees.

Relocation Assistance Provided: Yes