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This is an exciting time to be part of the GE Advanced Software Innovation (ASI) team. We are taking on the world’s biggest energy challenges through innovative software solutions. This is an opportunity to make a real impact. The ASI team will be developing new software solutions that will help power generation plants run more efficiently and curb emissions. Our software solutions for the oil and gas industry will help increase the accuracy and safety of oil extraction. We will be modernizing the electric power grid with new green energy solutions. This software developed by the ASI team will shape the market and a cleaner solution for our environmental challenges.
A Thermal Performance Subject Matter Expert will be responsible for defining and validating advanced software applications for the power generation industry. This role will involve working closely with software development teams in thermal performance expertise in software applications. These products include the design and development of new advanced algorithms and software technologies that will redefine how the world generates power.
Work closely with agile software teams of 5-9 developers.
Work with Product Line Leaders (PLLs) to understand product requirements & vision; translate that vision into a prioritized list of user stories and deliver to required timelines and quality standards.
Design mathematical equations that express thermodynamic theory.
Design, validation and verification databases used to assure quality of thermal performance applications.
Innovate new technologies that improve thermal performance and power plant reliability.
Develop test cases that verify and validate customer value is delivered.
Transfer and share thermal performance domain knowledge.
Mentor and lead software quality engineers in verification and validation of software behavior.
Drive world-class quality in the software products developed by the team.
Communicate effectively both within immediate team and also across SSG leadership team and with PLLs.
Bachelor of Science/Master of Science in Chemical or Mechanical Engineering with minimum of 10 years of experience in the thermal industry domain or a PhD in Chemical or Mechanical Engineering with a minimum of 5 years of experience in the thermal industry domain.
Green Belt Certification (for GE Employees only).
Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals at or below the Bachelors level for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job opening.
Must be willing to work out of an office located in San Ramon, CA.
Must be willing to take a drug test and submit to a background investigation as part of the selection process.
Must be 18 years or older.
Must be willing to travel.
You must submit your application for employment on the careers page at www.gecareers.com to be considered.
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.
Experience working with software development teams.
Experience designing/developing software applications for the power generation industry.
Knowledge of software development skills with experience in modern Fortran 90, C++ and other programming languages.
Experience with mixed language programming (Fortran/C++ interfacing methods).
Knowledge of modern gas turbine and combined cycle power generation hardware specifications.
Prior experience with gas turbine performance cycle deck development.
Prior experience with gas turbine combined cycle and/or conventional steam power plant cycle design and optimization.
Knowledge of numerical techniques involving iterative, directed search solvers for multi-parameter convergence/optimization problems.
Prior experience reconciling software simulation models with measured thermodynamic performance data.
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