General Electric Lead Gas Turbine Controls Engineer in Longmont, Colorado
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This position requires an individual that possesses a solid understanding of gas turbine electrical and mechanical control system hardware and software as well as exhibits strong systems engineering and communication skills.
In the role of Lead Gas Turbine Controls Engineer, you will:
Provide technical input for assigned projects under the overall management responsibilityof the project manager. Accountable for on-time schedule performance, project milestones,customer deliverables, and compliance with regulations and standards
Apply electrical engineering principles to analyze, propose, design, program, test andtroubleshoot control systems associated with the gas turbine retrofit business
Review contract documentation and customer specifications, and have experience creatingequipment specifications and detailed design documentation for the development of appropriatecontrol solutions
Design systems for interface to existing turbine equipment and evaluate all systemcomponents, requirements, and interactions
Apply knowledge of industry practices and international standards to produce high-quality andcost-effective designs
Support customer meetings, assembly testing and field service of control systems
Support field services team on project installation & commissioning
Frequently interact with customers and suppliers Qualifications/Requirements:
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering from an accredited college or university
Minimum 5 years of experience in process control software and hardware engineering of programmable logic controllers Desired Characteristics:
GE Mark IV / V / VI / VIe control system programming and system design
Familiarity with GE and non-GE heavy duty and aeroderivative gas turbines and their control theories
Field engineering experience with turbine control retrofits is a strong plus
Knowledge of various control third party products (Woodward, Allen-Bradley, Siemens etc.)
Solid background in industrial communication protocols
Visualization system skills
Experience in process instrumentation
Working knowledge of industry codes and standards
Well-developed computer application skills
Strong organizational, analytical, and problem-solving ability and adept at communicating with several levels of the organization
Strong influence, facilitation, and interpersonal skills
Ability to support multiple projects simultaneously in a matrix management environment
Self-starter mindset and constant engagement in developing new skills
Track record of handling steep learning curves, and exhibiting can-do attitude
Must work well under pressure to meet tight deadlines
Proven history of long cycle control system projects
Willingness to travel domestically and internationally, as needed
Green Belt certified (BHGE employees only) Locations: United States; Colorado; LongmontGE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.