Lead Services Gearbox and Rotating Parts Engineer

Greenville, New York
06 Oct 2016
03 Dec 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
The Lead Services Gearbox and Rotating Parts Engineer will work as a design engineer to lead new product development for our transactional service business along with sourcing support activities. You will demonstrate technical accountability specifically for roller bearings used across the installed base of wind turbine platforms and the Services NPI (New Product Introduction) platform.

Essential Responsibilities

As the Lead Services Gearbox and Rotating Parts Engineer, you will:
• Develop services product offerings specific to bearings used in wind turbine applications
• Work with suppliers to spec roller bearings to be used in wind turbine gearboxes and main bearings
• Work with GE service shops to develop optimized procedures and part fit ups
• Support design / analysis documentation, e.g. Specifications, Design Practices, Bill of Materials, Work Desk Instructions (WDI), etc.
• Support site failure analysis and correction, supplier qualification / deviation disposition and GE manufacturing on all technical issues related services offerings
• Execute the design, analysis, or evaluation of assigned projects using sound engineering principles and adhering to business standards, practices, procedures, and product / program requirements
• 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


• Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering or related degree from an accredited college or university
• Minimum of 3 years of experience in an engineering or technical position

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

• Design experience on roller bearings and their applications
• Experience with bearing lubrication design requirements
• Experience in supplier qualifications
• Strong engineering fundamentals such as bearing life calculations, attention to detail, good understanding of drawings, familiarity with geometric dimensioning & tolerancing, design calculations, component system design and validation techniques
• Strong technical aptitude, including applicable engineering tools and systems
• Strong oral and written communication skills
• Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
• Ability to work in a matrix team environment
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