Business Segment: Aviation Business & General Aviation & Integrated Systems
Location(s): United States; Ohio; Dayton
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Role Summary: The EPISCenter Test Specialist will support Test Engineers in the design, fabrication, installation, and check out of electro-mechanical panels, assemblies, & test equipment. In addition, the Test Specialist will support engineering with development and qualification testing on complex power generation, distribution, & conversion systems and components.
Essential Responsibilities: The Test Specialist 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.
In this role you will :
Perform assigned tasks including definition, approach, analysis, review, and implementation - on schedule and within budget
Make technical decisions by applications of specialized knowledge / skills
Support operational execution in an engineering lab environment
Recommend technical approach, required resources, and schedule interfaces with other Engineering Departments, Centers of Excellence, Manufacturing, Quality, Sourcing, Global Research Center, and Suppliers as required
Interface with customer organizations to assure requirements are met
Leverage prior work where appropriate
Communicate status and problems to project leaders and management
Document results, participate in program reviews, and prepare invention disclosures where appropriate
Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college (OR an Associate's Degree in Electrical / Electronic Engineering with a minimum 3 years of related test experience, OR a high school diploma / GED with a minimum of 7 years of military or commercial Test Equipment and / or Aerospace Test Equipment design / troubleshooting / maintenance experience)
ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENT :
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.
Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical or Electronic Engineering from an accredited college or university
Previous hands-on experience in the electronic / hardware / software design and development of custom test equipment
Experience in Aerospace Power Systems, specifically rotating equipment
Ability to perform detailed test system design, simulation, and testing of aerospace power components
Ability to organize and clarify technical requirements, develop support documentation and support lab / field testing of aerospace power components
Strong oral and written communication skills
Experience with MS Office and Project, ACAD experience
Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
Ability to work with multi-functional teams in the design of new test equipment for both engineering and our customers
Proven team building ability with technical project management experience
Experience in welding, plumbing, and the installation / troubleshooting of hydraulic, pneumatic, and water systems
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