General Electric Lead Design Engineer – GE Additive in West Chester, Ohio
Job Description Summary
GE Additive – part of GE (NYSE: GE) is a world leader in metal additive design and manufacturing, a pioneering process that has the power and potential to transform businesses. Through our integrated offering of additive experts, advanced machines, and quality powders, we empower our customers to build innovative new products. Products that solve manufacturing challenges, improve business outcomes, and help change the world for the better.
GE Additive includes additive machine brands Concept Laser and Arcam EBM, along with additive powder supplier AP&C. At GE Additive, we continue to work every day to bring the transformative power of advanced manufacturing to businesses around the globe. Through our own extensive experience incorporating additive technologies into our production process, we recognize the value and possibilities it brings to modern design and manufacturing challenges.
Roles and Responsibilities
Work directly with customers in an external facing consulting role by aiding them in all phases of their additive journey. Activities include delivering training, part identification, designing parts for additive manufacturing, support generation, disruptive design, distortion modeling, etc. for metal additive manufacturing considering DMLM, EBM and/or Binder Jet modalities.
Execute the design, analysis, or evaluation of assigned individual and team projects using sound engineering principles and adhering to business standards, practices, procedures, and product / program requirements
Provide technical guidance to personnel / cross functional teams supporting the assigned project
Implement plans with guidance to meet technical requirements of assigned components and systems
Develop action plans with guidance to respond to issues / problems
Participate on teams assigned to address organizational initiatives and generic issues
Recommend, with guidance, the approach to meet the technical and program requirements
Participate and present in technical and program reviews
Assure proper documentation of technical data generated for the assigned projects and / or tasks consistent with engineering policies and procedures
Bachelor of Science in Engineering from an accredited college or university
A minimum of 4 years of engineering experience in aerospace, transportation, medical, power, renewable energy, oil & gas, or other technical industry
Ability to travel globally up to 25%
Experience with additive manufacturing technologies and design for additive
External customer consulting experience
Strong working knowledge of one or more CAD systems, e.g. NX, CREO, CATIA
Experience with mechanical and thermal simulation tools, e.g. ANSYS, Hypermesh, CFD
Ability to function in an early business/startup atmosphere in a multifunction, global team
Non-traditional thinkers and the ability to provide a non-traditional approach to mechanical design
Capability to work in a broad range of work from conceptual to detailed design
Strong oral and written communication skills
Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
Strong technical aptitude related to components and systems of increasing complexity
Ability to influence others and lead small teams
Lead initiatives of moderate scope and impact
To comply with US immigration and other legal requirements, it is necessary to specify the minimum number of years' experience required for any role based within the USA. For roles outside of the USA, to ensure compliance with applicable legislation, the JDs should focus on the substantive level of experience required for the role and a minimum number of years should NOT be used.
This role is restricted to U.S. persons (i.e., U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and other protected individuals under the Immigration and Naturalization Act, 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)) due to access to export-controlled technology. GE will require proof of status prior to employment.
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer (https://assets.phenompeople.com/CareerConnectResources/GE11GLOBAL/en_global/desktop/assets/images/poster_screen_reader_optimized_w_supplement.pdf) . 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 requires U.S. employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 unless you receive an approved medical or religious accommodation. Proof of vaccination will be required.
Relocation Assistance Provided: No