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Lead Engineer - Embedded SW Development

  • GE Aviation
  • Experienced
  • Posted 12/1/2017 4:51:24 PM
  • 3018429
  • Job Function: Engineering/Technology
  • Business Segment: Aviation Business & General Aviation & Integrated Systems
Location(s): United States; Florida; Pompano Beach


About Us:

GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

Working for GE Aviation is exciting & challenging. Come see what you are missing!

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.

Role Summary:
The lead software engineer will have responsibility for leading a software development effort and a small team through planning, specification, design, verification, and release of aviation software.

Essential Responsibilities:

The Lead Engineer / Technologist demonstrates leadership in communicating business goals, programs, and processes for an area or business segment. In this role you will utilize your experience or expertise to solve problems, develop and execute objectives for self and others, and have the ability to effect short-term and some long-term business goals.

In addition you will :


  • Execute the design, analysis, or evaluation of assigned projects using sound engineering principles and adhering to business standards, practices, procedures, and product / program requirements
  • Work collaboratively with engineering teams, (systems engineering, hardware & SW development and test, human factors, etc.)
  • Design and validate new algorithms through system and software modeling and simulation
  • Work with SW developers and architects to manage model and code interface
  • Perform integration and on-platform validation of algorithms
  • Generate requirements from models and manage the requirement flow using requirement management tools
  • Perform safety analysis on new and existing products
  • Identify the appropriate standards to be employed to guide product design and ensure adherence to these standards
  • Plan, schedule, track and coordinate tasks within team planning meetings
  • Comply with all applicable regulatory requirements
  • Follow standard work processes to achieve department charter and objectives
  • Provide technical leadership to personnel supporting the assigned project
  • Document technical data generated by the assigned project consistent with engineering policies and procedures
  • Provide timely communications on significant issues or developments
  • Participate on teams assigned to address organizational initiatives and generic issues
  • Participate as a presenter or reviewer 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

    Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Bachelor of Science in Engineering, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, or Computer Science from an accredited University or College (or a High School Diploma / GED with a minimum of 4 years of IT, engineering, scientific or other technical experience)
  • A minimum of 3 years of experience in an engineering position

    ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS :


  • 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 prior to employment

    Desired Characteristics:

  • Strong technical aptitude, including applicable engineering tools and systems
  • Knowledge of algorithm development, system identification and control design
  • Hands-on experience programming DSP and MCU (C/C++, Assembler)
  • Hands-on experience programming embedded systems in power electronics
  • Hands-on experience writing embedded software for real time operating systems
  • Solid 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.

    At GE Aviation, we are imagination at work. Whether we’re manufacturing components for our GEnx engines or driving innovation in fuel and noise reduction, the GE Aviation teams are dedicated to turning imaginative ideas into advances in aviation that solve some of the world’s toughest problems. Join us and you’ll find yourself in a dynamic environment where our ongoing, substantial investment in research and development keeps us moving forward and looking ahead. Here you’ll work collaboratively and across functions with the highest caliber talent, utilizing cutting-edge technology and processes. Whether it’s the next generation of ecomagination products or the future of aircraft engines, we’ve got the state-of-the-art resources to make those innovations a reality. If you’re passionate about aviation and looking for a career rich with challenges and unlimited opportunities for growth and advancement, then join GE in reengineering the sky through aviation innovations that will impact the globe for generations to come.



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    Locations: United States; Florida; Pompano Beach

    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 conditional upon the successful completion​ of a background investigation and drug screen.


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