Staff Engineer - Generator Mechanical Design (Rotating Equipment)

Employer
GE
Location
Dayton, Ohio
Posted
Feb 09, 2024
Closes
Feb 15, 2024
Ref
2713483824
Discipline
Engineering
Position Type
Engineer
Specialty
Other
Hours
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
Job Description Summary The Staff Engineer - Generator Mechanical Design will contribute to the design, development, and validation of products, solutions and systems for aerospace power generation. In this role, you will provide technical guidance, analysis, and qualification support of electric motors and generators for aerospace applications. You will oversee new designs and develop design practices while providing mentorship/guidance to the team.

This position will be located at the EPISCenter in Dayton, OH, which is the headquarters for GE Aerospace Power. This is our new state of the art design and test facility. You truly will be part of the team that "Invents the future of Flight".

At GE Aviation in Dayton, OH the EPISCenter is the headquarters for all of Aviation Power Engineering. At this facility you have an opportunity to put your engineering training and skills to use. Our Engineers are focused and challenged on developing new technologies and delivering state of the art products such as Hybrid Electric aircraft, the latest military platforms, and SiC technology to name a few. Plus, if you like hands-on work, there is also a 155,000 sq ft lab that includes 6 high power test cells totaling 15 MW, an EMI chamber, an electronics lab, a rapid build prototype lab, and a real time simulator lab with all the latest equipment.

Job Description
Roles and Responsibilities
  • Execute the design, analysis, or evaluation of assigned projects within the Power Generation arena using sound engineering principles and adhering to business standards, practices, procedures, and product / program requirements.
  • This work would include mechanical engineering design leadership for all products
  • Familiarity with structural/thermal/dynamic analysis (ANSYS) and designer (NX) tools
  • Serves as best practice/quality resource
  • Has in-depth knowledge of best practices and how own area integrates with others; has working knowledge of competition and the factors that differentiate them in the market
  • Uses judgment to make decisions or solve moderately complex tasks or problems in areas of operational/product management, manufacturing, technology or engineering
  • Takes new perspective on existing solutions
  • Uses technical experience and expertise for data analysis to support recommendations
  • Acts as a resource providing mentorship to the team
  • May lead small projects with moderate risks and resource requirements


Required Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from an accredited university or college
  • Minimum of 8 years of design and/or development experience
  • This role requires use of technical data subject to U.S. Government contract restrictions and this posting is only for U.S. Citizens. GE will require proof of status.


Desired Characteristics
  • MSME or significant technical experience
  • A minimum of 10 years of relevant aerospace experience
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Demonstrated ability to analyze and resolve problems
  • Demonstrated ability to lead programs / projects
  • Ability to document, plan, market, and execute programs


Some of our competitive benefits package includes:
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance that begins on the first day of employment
  • Permissive time off policy for newly hired employees
  • Generous 401(k) plan
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Life insurance and disability coverage
  • And more!


This role requires access to U.S. export-controlled information. If applicable, final offers will be contingent on ability to obtain authorization for access to U.S. export-controlled information from the U.S. Government.

Additional Information
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer . 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).

Relocation Assistance Provided: Yes