General Electric Monitoring and Diagnostics Engineer in Atlanta, Georgia

About Us:

GE is the world’s Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

GE Power is a world leader in power generation with deep domain expertise that helps customers deliver electricity from a wide spectrum of fuel sources. We are transforming the electricity industry with the digital power plant, the world’s largest & most efficient gas turbine, full balance of plant solutions and our data-leveraging software. Our innovative technologies and digital offerings help make power and water more affordable, reliable, accessible and sustainable.

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www.ge.com/sites/default/files/15-000845%20EEO%20combined.pdf . 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 Monitoring and Diagnostics Engineer will work with GE Contract Performance Managers (CPM), GE Field Engineers, & Power Plant control room operators to provide remote monitoring and diagnostics of Gas Turbine and Steam Turbine industrial power plants. They will review turbine operational data & alarms to identify power plant trends & abnormalities.

Essential Responsibilities:

As the Monitoring and Diagnostics Engineer, you will:

  • Provide operational recommendations to the power plant operators & CPMs must be accurate, of high quality, & be done in a timely fashion in order to meet customer needs & business goals

  • Review customer operational data in tabular as well as graphical format

  • Analyze operational data in accordance with defined procedures

  • Interface with Product Service Technical Centers of Excellence and GE Power Answer Center for operational issues requiring further technical review

  • Communicate (via email, telephone, and escalation software tools) with external customers and CPM's to ensure operational concerns are fully understood by all parties

  • Provide technical recommendations to customers from known information and procedures

  • Collaborate with M&D Lead Engineers to develop new solutions that meet customer needs

  • Generate and implement new ideas for improved coverage of the GE Fleet of power generation equipment and improved productivity of operations center activities

  • Develop a strong team and breeds positive moral

  • Understand business objectives and drives specific tasks required to meet the objectives

  • Understand GE's products, capabilities and limitations in sufficient detail to be able to develop offerings that meet customer needs

  • Communicate the business vision effectively in an open and consistent manner

  • Encourage input from all members of the team

  • Anticipate customer needs and ensures that they are met

  • Measure processes and performance through the customer's eyes

  • Communicate messages clearly and concisely

  • Energize teams through inclusiveness and connection with people

  • Build loyalty and commitment

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Computer Science or related field of study from an accredited college or university

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:

  • Ability and willingness to work 8 hour shifts on Day, Evening, or Night Shift with non-standard weekends (typically either Friday & Saturday or Sunday & Monday off-days)

Desired Characteristics:

  • Proven track record of delivering results in a dynamic business environment

  • Experience that demonstrates technical knowledge and understanding of Gas Turbine, Steam Turbine and generator systems

  • Minimum of 3 years of field experience in power plant installation, operation, startup and maintenance

  • Self-directed with demonstrated leadership and problem solving skills

  • Displays good interpersonal skills, and able to communicate well with internal and external customers

  • Six Sigma Green Belt certification or equivalent quality certification

  • Demonstrated ability to meet goals and objectives

  • PC Proficiency

  • Develops a strong team and breeds positive moral

  • Understands business objectives and drives specific tasks required to meet the objectives

  • Understands products, capabilities and limitations in sufficient detail to be able to develop offerings that meet customer needs

  • Communicates the business vision effectively in an open and consistent manner

  • Encourages input from all members of the team

  • Anticipates customer needs and ensures that they are met

  • Measures processes and performance through the customer's eyes

  • Communicates messages clearly and concisely

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Locations: United States; Georgia; Atlanta

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.