Advance Manufacturing Systems Developer

Schenectady, New York
03 Oct 2016
12 Nov 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
The GE Power Advanced Manufacturing Works (AMW) facility provides leadership across GE's largest industrial business for the development / deployment of advanced manufacturing processes and tools. The Advanced Manufacturing Systems Developer will lead the design, development, and deployment of advanced manufacturing factory information systems using the latest software, analytics, databases, control systems, and sensors.

Essential Responsibilities

In addition you will:
• Work with customers to define solution requirements and project success metrics.
• Develop solution approaches and generate project proposals.
• Design technical solutions and lead implementation projects using internal and contracted resources.
• Manage project timelines, budgets, and deliverables.
• Partner and coordinate with a variety of stakeholders including GE Intelligent Platforms, Supply Chain leaders, GE Global Research Center, Product Engineering, GE IT, AMW program leaders to deliver solutions on time and under budget.
• Deliver documentation and training to customers as part of the deployment process.
• Develop and implement long term support plans for solutions developed by the AMW.
• Showcase and communicate Brilliant Factory successes to drive cross-factory, best practices to increase implementation of Brilliant Factory technologies and processes.


• Bachelor's Degree in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechatronics, or related technical discipline from an accredited college or university
• 5 years of experience in automation design and implementation in an industrial setting.
•PLEASE NOTE: This role requires use of technical data subject to U.S. Government export
restrictions and this posting is only for U.S. Persons (U.S. Citizens, lawful permanent residents
and protected individuals (e.g., certain refugees and asylees)). GE will require proof of status prior
to employment.

Additional Eligibility Qualifications

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.

Desired Characteristics

• Demonstrated experience implementing SCADA and MES systems such as GE Intelligent Platforms Proficy Manufacturing Software suite of products.
• Experience with IT and related technologies including programming, servers, operating systems, databases, and networks.
•Programming experience in software development with Microsoft Visual Studio / Development tools and C# programming.
• Exposure to enterprise level large-scale applications.
• Experience with Business Intelligence Data Reporting & Analysis tools such as Microsoft SSRS, Tableau, Cognos, and Business Objects
• Experience with .NET technologies like WPF, WCF, WF, or Silver light.
• Experience with SQL programming and databases.
• Experience in building client/server applications.
• Experience in multi-threaded applications development
• Demonstrated experience with driving change, execution, and cross-functional leadership.
• Six Sigma Green Belt / Black Belt / Master Black Belt Certification or equivalent quality certification.
• Strong communication and analytical abilities and the capacity to drive continuous improvement
• Strong results working with cross-functional stakeholders to achieve results and influence change
• Strong organization, planning, and project management skills
• Strong presentation skills
• Product knowledge of Power industry
• Strong commitment to quality and processes to enable success
• Master's Degree in Engineering or other advanced degree from an accredited college or university