General Electric Testing Engineer in Tianjin, China

Role Summary:

The Engineer provides direction and assistance to work group in order to meet assigned objectives. In this role you will work within defined parameters to make decisions, apply concepts to issues of moderate complexity, and resolve issues through immediate action or short-term planning.

Essential Responsibilities:

The site test team is in charge of performing measurements on hydro power plants. This

includes testing of hydraulic, mechanical or electrical components and could be requested

for contractual, R&D or diagnostic purpose. In this team, the site test engineer will:

Establish the test procedure in cooperation with the project office, ENG, and the

site installation department

Define the appropriate methods and techniques of measurement; establish the list

of necessary equipment and devices; maintain the instrumentation and ensure

their proper calibration

Participate with the test team to the organization and to the realization of the mission on site

Conduct or supervise the test at site. This task requires periodic displacement out

of the home unit

Participate to the analysis of data, to validate the test results, certifying their

quality and their accuracy and write or validate the test report

Ensure the return of experience from site and guaranty the proper transmission of

feedback inside the team and to other departments (R&D, tendering, design…)

Functional support:

Built and assist the test team, ensure its effectiveness by developing its skills and


Complete the database of experimental results; make use of return of experiences

in order to improve the knowledge on our products

Perform continuous technology watch in order to improve the dedicated

instruments, computer tools and methods related to measurements. Propose new

techniques of measurements in order to increase the valuable feedback from site


Ensure collaboration with the commissioning team, providing technical assistance

to the site installation department and sharing best practices


Educational Requirements

  • Master degree from engineering school or equivalent


  • Good knowledge in physical measurements (technics and equipment)

  • Good knowledge in fluid mechanics and in mechanical analysis

  • Knowledge on dimensioning of the main components of a hydro power plant (Turbine and Generator)

  • Experience in site test or in commissioning of power plant


  • Knowledge on computer data collecting and data processing


  • Autonomy – team work spirit

  • Innovation

  • Willing to work in an international environment.

  • Flexibility for short term travels (one to six weeks)

Good relationship, team working spirit

Flexibility for short term travels (one to six weeks) mandatory

Reactive and with open mindedness, innovative

Be synthetic and be persuasive when presenting tests results

Autonomy, sense of analysis and problem solving

English mandatory: speak English and write technical report in English

Make security his way of life

Be customer focused

Language requirements


Desired Characteristics:

Strong oral and written communication skills. Strong interpersonal and leadership skills. Ability to work independently. Strong problem solving skills.

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: China; TianJin; Tianjin