Lead Control Engineer
GE Transportation - Lawrence Park, PA

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GE is an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation.

The Lead Control Engineer for key Locomotive Embedded Control Systems in this subsection use state-of-the-art design / validation processes to produce control systems that meet robust performance and reliability goals. Design Engineers utilize control systems modeling, Six Sigma statistical tools / methodology and other advanced tools to complete projects. In this role, you will develop practical and innovative ways to identify and meet goals.

Essential Responsibilities
In addition, you will:
  • Execute the analysis, design, test, or integration required to define and support assigned components, assemblies or systems that meet business standards and program / product requirements
  • Prepare and present technical data to internal and external customers
  • Document and communicate results of technical data generated
  • Participate on teams assigned to address specific organizational initiatives
  • Share information and promote open dialogue
  • Prepare invention disclosures to protect the technology that provides a competitive advantage to the business

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering
  • Minimum of 3 years of work experience in an engineering field ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:
  • Ability and willingness to work flexible / additional hours to complete job activities
  • Ability and willingness to work on locomotives and / or field sites to troubleshoot and develop designs
  • Ability and willingness to travel as required

    Additional Eligibility Qualifications
    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 background investigation and drug screen.

    Desired Characteristics
  • Master's Degree in a technical discipline
  • Experience with Distributed Real Time Control Systems
  • Experience in open loop and closed loop control logic utilizing PI, PID, & State machines
  • Experience in Modeling / Computer simulations using simulation software, eg. Matlab, MatrixX
  • Experience with Power Devices including AC Motors / Alternators / DC Motors
  • Familiarity with design, test and analysis tools and systems
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
  • PC proficiency Why join one great company when you can join many? We are more than 280,000 people with jobs that range from biochemist to finance specialist to wind energy engineer. We’re passionate about making life better with new ideas and technologies. We’re diverse, supporting our communities in more than 140 countries. Experience personal growth and competency development as part of the GE team. Around the world, we are helping build the healthcare, transportation and aviation of the new century. GE Transportation, a unit of GE, solves the world’s toughest transportation challenges. GE Transportation builds equipment that moves the rail, mining and marine industries. Our fuel-efficient and lower-emissions freight and passenger locomotives, diesel engines for rail, marine and stationary power applications, signaling and software solutions, drive systems for mining trucks, and valueadded services help customers grow. GE Transportation employs approximately 12,000 employees worldwide. Learn more about GE Transportation today! Enjoy Life on the Lake in Erie! Our GE Transportation site in the beautiful community of Erie, PA has been an integral part of the city for years. Today, manufacturing hiring at the site has growing steady due to the increase in new customers across the globe. Located in northwestern PA, just under 2 hours from Buffalo, Pittsburgh & Cleveland, Erie enjoys a low cost of living & great schools. This region experiences the best of all four seasons & is active all year round with everything from boating on the lake to snowmobiling in winter. It's an exciting time to join GE Transportation! Explore Erie and discover why it is an exceptional place to live & work! To stay connected with exciting news and the latest job opportunities from GE AMSTC, Aviation, Oil & Gas, Power & Water and Transportation, follow us on twitter: @geconnections

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