General Electric Robotics Engineer - GE Aviation in Singapore, Singapore

Role Summary:

GE Aviation, Engine Services - Singapore has established an Automation and Robotics Centre of Excellence (COE) to develop automation and robotics solutions. The Robotics Engineer will play a critical role in the COE developing, building and implementing robotic and automation systems that are capable of performing visual or dimensional inspection, polishing, grinding, spraying, or welding etc for repairing aircraft engine components.

Essential Responsibilities:

Work with end-users to develop specifications for proposed robotic or automated systems.

Write and troubleshoot robotic and PLC programming

Design robotic or automated systems to meet business needs, including selection of components and sub-systems

Fabricate, test and install robotic systems in GE Aviation facilities

Work with external vendors and system integrators as required

Ensure that automated systems developed by the COE meet applicable safety and regulatory standards

Conduct research on material removers, vision and sensor systems, adaptive machining and other technologies


To be successful in this role, you would possess and/or demonstrate the following:

-A Bachelor degree in Engineering or related discipline from a local or internationally recognised university

-At least 3 years experience in development of robotics (Fanuc/ABB) or automated systems in production shop floor environment.

-Familiar with HMI & PLC programming

-In-depth knowledge of mechanical/Electrical design or vision systems would be a plus.

-Prepared to be hands-on and work along with Engineers and Technicians

-Strong management and communication skills

-Those with a Diploma in Engineering with more than 5 years experience in a similar capacity would also be considered.

Desired Characteristics:

Strong interpersonal and leadership skills

Ability to work independently with minimum supervision

Strong problem solving skills

Team player; able to work across functions and coordinate actions with different departments

About Us:

GE Aviation is the largest manufacturer of large commercial jet engines in the world and is a leading provider of other military, business and general aviation jet and turboprop engines and components as well as avionics, electrical power and mechanical systems for aircraft.

GE Aviation, Engine Services - Singapore is Singapore's largest jet engine component repair facility and repairs compressor and turbine blades and vanes, combustors and other products for CFM56, GE90, GP7000, CF6, and CF34 engines. GE Aviation, Engine Services - Singapore has established an Automation and Robotics Centre of Excellence (COE) to develop automation and robotics solutions for GE Aviation Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) facilities around the world.

Locations: Singapore; Singapore