Development Engineer – High Temperature Brazing (m/f)

Recruiter
Location
Birr,
Salary
Competitive
Posted
15 Oct 2016
Closes
03 Nov 2016
Ref
2728585
Sector
Oil and Gas
Category
Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The GE Power Service Repair Technology Center of Excellence (RTCoE) identifies, develops, industrializes and globalizes repair processes for Gas Turbine components.
Its Repair Development Center (RDC) Birr is looking for a development engineer high temperature brazing (m/f).

Essential Responsibilities

With your skills you
• understand and follow the technical advancements in brazing and related cleaning processes, as applicable for turbo-machine component manufacturing and repair
• identify, develop and industrialize new or improved methods, equipment, materials or processes across our braze repair portfolio
• analyse quality of your development results in our RDC lab
• qualify developments with production and transfer production to Service Center Birr and other global Service Centers
• work along the GE beliefs, especially "stay lean to go fast", applying design thinking methodologies
• drive EHS standards
• manage relations with production, suppliers and partners



Qualifications/Requirements

• multi-year experience in high temperature brazing, ideally substantiated by a PhD or similar in-depth development activity and/or involvement in a serial production facility
• experience in preparing and analysing material samples by means of microscopy, SEM or alike
• demonstrated skills in managing projects
• demonstrated ability to keep QEHS requirements in a similarly equipped lab and production environment
• Ability to consistently document the work carried out and to analyze results in a structured and target oriented way
• Fluency in English and German
• Communicative, strong team player and proven relationship builder with the ability of working with strong intercultural competence
• Willingness to travel when required

Desired Characteristics

Strong oral and written communication skills. Strong interpersonal and leadership skills. Ability to work independently. Strong problem solving skills.