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Lead Engineer 2 - Testing

  • GE Transportation
  • Experienced
  • Posted 1/8/2018 10:50:54 AM
  • 3042963
  • Job Function: Engineering/Technology
  • Business Segment: Transportation Headquarters
Location(s): United States; Pennsylvania; Erie


About Us:
At GE Transportation, we move the world. We
are a global digital industrial leader and supplier to the rail, mining, marine, stationary power and drilling
industries. Our solutions help customers deliver goods and services with greater speed and greater savings using
our advanced manufacturing techniques, industry expertise and connected machines. Established more than a
century ago, GE Transportation is a division of GE that began as a pioneer in passenger and freight locomotives.
That innovative spirit still drives GE Transportation today. It's the engine of change that puts us at the forefront of
transportation technology, software, and analytics. And it's why we continue to find-and realize-the potential that
keeps our connected world moving forward. The GE Transportation Global Headquarters is located in Chicago,
Illinois. There are over 65 service sites worldwide.
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 Engineer 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.

Essential Responsibilities:
  • Develop test strategies to maximize Validation Team potential and efficiency. 
  • Drive execution of manual and automated testing to provide evidence of completed Test Plan. 
  • Drive execution of manual and automated testing to provide evidence of requirements coverage and traceability. 
  • Define, manage, and commit to all testing cost estimates and schedule in the proposal process. 
  • Investigate and thoroughly communicate software defects. 
  • Hold design reviews for test planning and reporting. 
  • Maintain broad awareness of automation efforts within group to assure technical quality excellence, accurate execution, and appropriate use of resources. 
  • Work with global teams to define global standards and achieve local goals.


Qualifications/Requirements:
  • Bachelor of Science in Engineering, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, or Computer Science (or a high school diploma / GED with at least 4 years of IT, engineering, scientific or other technical experience) 
  • At least 5 additional years of experience in an engineering position


Desired Characteristics:
  • Strong knowledge of validation test execution, requirements traceability, defect reporting, and automation concepts. 
  • Experience creating automated applications using NI-LabVIEW 
  • Experience creating automation test scripts using NI-Test Stand 
  • Demonstrated initiative, drive, leadership, communication, & interpersonal skills 
  • Excellent leadership and communication skills 
  • Experience in controls and software processes for Freight Rail applications 
  • Experience with Agile development principles


Locations: United States; Pennsylvania; Erie

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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