Project Engineer Candidates

29 Oct 2016
04 Feb 2017
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
Project Engineer is a critical role responsible for identifying & enabling the implementation of GE's leading edge power generation technologies related to significant upgrades to our customer's Simple & Combined Cycle power plants.

Essential Responsibilities

The Project Engineer provides consultation and technical direction to the engineering community on near term and longer-range projects with substantial business impact.
• Project Engineer requires to be highly effective and energetic Systems Engineer with proven results related to technical power plant systems, specifically within combined cycle power plants. This includes an individual with significant engineering, design, performance evaluation, and/or combined cycle plant design and/or operational knowledge who possesses demonstrated 'power-plant-as-a-system' expertise and experience that seeks a challenging and rewarding technical career path driving the implementation of GE's leading edge power generation technologies.
• As a Project Engineer you will be responsible for leading some of the most challenging projects, including the long term identification, development & management of technology & integrated systems solutions for our customers' complex project /complex upgrade opportunities.
• You will be responsible for the ownership, management & fulfillment of assigned projects & activities, including the consolidation of scope definition for multi-technology / complex projects from ITO thru OTR (or "ITR" ownership), ensuring smooth & effective ITO/OTR transition (Continuity) & will be responsible for driving cost of quality reductions resulting from the fulfillment of the opportunities.
Responsibilities of the above include, but are not limited to, activities such as:
• Define & own strategies / processes for upgrade cause & effect / plant solutions and/or methodologies for large scale upgrades for Combined cycle (gas, steam, HRSG, generator, etc.) components & systems.
• Integrate power plant technologies & solutions along with NTI/NPI's to deliver effective outcomes for customer plant needs, acting as Project Engineer for assigned projects.
• Work collaboratively with commercial, project management & engineering teams to understand customer needs along with market requirements & dynamics to timely develop differentiated solutions for most complex business opportunities.
• Remain current in the state of the art within own technical specialty for new products introduction activity, performance improvements, cost reductions and problem resolutions
• Support other GE businesses, supplier, and internal / external customers
• Serve as a recognized leader in defining the state of the art in own technical specialty in order to anticipate, develop and apply technology to current and future business opportunities
• Provide engineering support, within one's specialty, to teams working on performance, cost reduction and quality initiatives
• Leverage expertise to resolve problems in the field or during the manufacturing processes
• Make recommendations after analysis of the data using quality tools
• Protect the Intellectual Property rights of the Company
• Function as program manager when appropriate
• Provide technical guidance and mentoring to less experienced engineers
• Develop and implement training modules as necessary


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• Bachelor of Science in Engineering, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, or Computer Science
• At least 5+ additional years of experience in an engineering position
• Combined Cycle Power Plant Systems experience

Desired Characteristics

• Demonstrated experience and/or knowledge with combined cycle power plant engineering design, EPC (Engineering, Procurement, Construction), energy consulting, systems commissioning, maintenance, and/or upgrades including Gas, steam, Generator, HRSG, Steam/condensate systems, Plant Performance evaluation,
• Demonstrated experience with Customer Executive level management, mid-level management and daily operations and maintenance teams
• Experience in Consulting Engineering; Engineering Studies, Systems Engineering, Applications Engineering, Requisition Engineering, Plant Evaluations, Performance Engineering, Site equipment/systems optimization and/or Field Engineering
• Demonstrated experience successfully communicating with senior executives, both verbally and in writing
• Strong ability to understand, define and communicate interrelationships between component design and systems interface, systems interaction & systems performance.
• Masters in Mechanical, Electrical or other Technical Engineering tract
• Demonstrated experience managing power plant solution projects in a multi-disciplinary / cross-function team approach & direction
• Edison Engineering Development Program Graduate (GE Employees Only)
• Leadership Development Experience and/or Coursework (GE Employees Only)
• Program and/or Project Management and/or Systems Engineering coursework and/or experience
• Strong oral and written communication skills
• Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
• Demonstrated ability to document, plan, market and manage programs that further the knowledge, understanding and capability of the business
• Root Cause Analysis / Issue Resolution / Problem analysis and resolution skills
Six Sigma green belt certified (GE employees only)
• Legal right to work in Mexico. We will NOT sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job.