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Engineering Manager - Functional Management

  • GE Oil & Gas
  • Experienced
  • Posted 1/12/2018 6:51:19 PM
  • 3046214
  • Job Function: Engineering/Technology
  • Business Segment: Oil & Gas Oilfield Equipment
Location(s): United States; Texas; Houston


About Us:

Baker Hughes, a GE company (NYSE:BHGE) is the world’s first and only fullstream provider of integrated oilfield products, services and digital solutions. Drawing on a storied heritage of invention, BHGE harnesses the passion and experience of its people to enhance productivity across the oil and gas value chain.

BHGE helps its customers acquire, transport and refine hydrocarbons more efficiently, productively and safely, with a smaller environmental footprint and at lower cost per barrel. Backed by the digital industrial strength of GE, the company deploys minds, machines and the cloud to break down silos and reduce waste and risk, applying breakthroughs from other industries to advance its own.

With operations in over 120 countries, the company’s global scale, local know-how and commitment to service infuse over a century of experience with the spirit of a startup – inventing smarter ways to bring energy to the world.

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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 SPS Engineering Manager will drive project coordination, execution and communication across multiple engineering product lines and include ITO and OTR responsibilities. In addition, the individual will be responsible for coordination between product line engineering teams to ensure successful completion of activities on-time and on-budget.

Essential Responsibilities:
The role will include the responsibility and coordination of the PEM’s (Project Engineering Managers) or Leads for: Tress (XT), Controls (PCS) and Manifolds, and Connections Systems (MCS). The Engineering Manager will also work closely with the Sales staff, Project Directors and ITO Leadership (as required) and report into the Global Subsea Projects and Systems Engineering Manager.

In the role of Engineering Manager - Functional Management, you will:

  • Be responsible for developing and maintaining the technical relationships with the clients
  • Own the detailed OTR engineering integrated planning and execution to the plan
  • Coordinate Engineering Center of Excellence (COE) activities to achieve overall budgeted hours for all packages
  • Lead regularly scheduled reviews that track progress and spending by team
  • Monitor, explain and resolve any deviations from the early baseline on the S-curve for Engineering
  • Drive on-time delivery through regular meetings and detailed team engagement
  • Issue and approve man power needs to execute the schedule and any additional scope
  • Establish cost analysis based on tasks and milestones bopth for ITO OTR and FEED Projects
  • Track and trend all engineering spending, managing the cost and resource plans as necessary
  • Maintain cost analysis, explain and resolve any deviations from the allocated costs within each of the OTR or FEED project engineering teams
  • Track efficiency factors on OTR and FEED projects and forecast project impacts based on changes
  • Develop and execute corrective actions as necessary to meet schedule / plan deliverables
  • Escalate issues if needed in systems or the product team leadership to resolve
  • Utilize the Technical Control Board to resolve issues and collaborate within the engineering product lines
  • Drive Configuration Control within the product subsystems to prevent changes that will impact cost & schedule
  • Track schedule beyond engineering deliverables to ensure support throughout the entire production cycle on a part by part basis
  • Champion systems and projects engineering to identify and resolve any changes in specifications or product requirements
  • Provide leadership and direction in projects to the product line engineering teams
  • Overall responsibility and coordination of the qualification related to product line engineering
  • TQP’s FMECA’s coordination and support, including the budget and key milestones in plan

    Qualifications/Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering from an accredited college or university
  • Minimum 7 years of experience in Engineering and/or Project Management with experience in positions as product testing / validation, project engineering, systems engineering, project management or process improvement / Lean / Six Sigma

    Desired Characteristics:
  • Change agent with strong credibility and influence in the organization and project teams
  • Ability to motivate others and achieve results
  • Commitment to process improvement
  • Customer-focused in defining quality and establishing priorities
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Executive level presentation skills
  • Ability to synthesize information, identify problems, establish facts and deduce solutions
  • Ability to make things happen despite apparent failings of the formal organization or project management in projects

    Locations: United States; Texas; Houston

    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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