GE is Hiring | Multiple Openings |

GE is Hiring | Multiple Openings |

  • Post last modified:November 19, 2020

Position – Mechanical component Engineer

GE Renewable Energy
Location – Chennai, Tamil Nadu

Job Description

Job Description Summary

  • Product Design Engineering of Drives products – Mechanical packaging

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Strong academic knowledge and analytical skills
  • Concept and Basic Mechanical design – Packaging of Electrical components
  • Detail engineering and Validation of design
  • NPI, Localization, and Development of Drives products – Mechanical
  • Cost out & Direct Material Productivity DMP activities.
Required Qualifications
  • Bachelors/master’s degree in engineering (Mechanical/CAD design Preferred)
  • Mechanical Design with Development expertise (1-5 Years) in containerization and packaging of LV/MV drives or other products
  • Develop packaging concepts, specifications, and supplier coordination.
  • Experience and In-depth knowledge in requisition engineering and cost reduction exercise – Localization and VA/VE
  • Expertise in new conceptualization, layout, and equipment design/optimization with required technical specification
  • Hands-on working knowledge in Ansys, Creo/ Pro E, CAD tools
  • Exposure to Manufacturing process & Quality standards
  • Ensure OTD /FTY of deliverables
  • Technical and Risk management experience
  • Flexible to work with cross-functional teams and global assignments
  • Self-starter, Initiator & Solution finder for critical problems with high motivation
  • Excellent presentation and communication skills
  • Fluent in English

Desired Characteristics

  • Good knowledge and understanding of Simulation tools for thermal and structural analysis
  • Exposure in DFMEA & DFM will be an added advantage
  • Exposure in Six Sigma – DMAIC or DFSS will be an added advantage
  • Ability to energize teams and perceives change as an opportunity
  • Ability to work effectively in a culturally diverse and highly matrix environment

Position – Mechanical component Engineer

GE Renewable Energy
Location – Hosur, Tamil Nadu

Job Description Summary

  • Demonstrate ability to work effectively within and between teams and as Individual
  • Ability to work effectively in a culturally diverse and highly matrix environment.
  • Mechanical design / R & D experience in high voltage power products / new product development
  • knowledge of design and manufacturing of instrument transformer is an added advantage
  • Ability to work across all functions/levels as part of a team
  • Exposure to manufacturing processes/procedures of high voltage power products (Transformers, Instrument transformers reactors)

Job Description

  • Provide technical supports to cross-functional teams in various stages at mechanical design, manufacturing, process, and testing for the assigned projects in the current transformer and voltage transformer
  • Responsible to deliver new design documents, drawing, assembly, and BOMs as per assigned project schedule and lead the reviews for the assigned project with a cross-functional team
  • Pro-actively interact / Work closely with a cross-functional team to ensure the CAD model/ 2D, 3D drawings are in-line with manufacturing practices and requirement of new products / new components
  • A self-directing environment with complete end to end project ownership mainly in 3D/2D modeling, mechanical design analysis with sourcing and production team
  • Assure proper documentation of technical data generated for the assigned projects after project completions and/or tasks consistent with engineering policies and procedures
  • Support to design / Manufacturing team & Vendor coordination for new component/part development and validation testing plan based on customer requirements to deliver the type test for new products/ new components
  • Thoroughly understand the new products/ new design to do mechanical analysis/ structure analysis in ANSYS
  • Developing good documentation as per NPI/Gate process to achieve the required level of verification & validation for new product design or changes with the right level of quality.
  • Responsible for timely execution of drawing, BOM, SOP, product validations for First pass yield of new products & risk reduction
  • Contribute towards Product cost out actions for all products with the design team, the sourcing team
  • Work as a part of a team including cross-functional team members & suppliers to deliver technical solutions

Position – Manufacturing Quality Engineer

GE Renewable Energy
Location – Vadodara, Gujarat

Job Description

Job Description Summary

  • Product quality review associated with the manufacturing process. Accountable for the quality of own work. Subject to direct operations supervision/prescribed work instructions/systems checking. Executes within a well-defined operations framework. There is generally a step by step sequence of standard operational tasks which need to be followed to achieve an end result.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Verify conformance to specification by measuring and testing during in-house manufacturing. Perform incoming goods control, product inspections, witness points to control quality for items from external suppliers.
  • Developing conceptual knowledge of the professional discipline. May include support roles with specialized expertise or technical knowledge in a broad area.
  • Applies general knowledge of business developed through education or past experience. Understands how the work of your own team contributes to the area.
  • Resolves issues using established procedures. Consult supervisor or more senior team members for issues outside of defined instructions/parameters.
  • Collaborates with others to solve issues. For customer-facing roles, develops strong customer relationships and serves as the interface between customer and GE. Exchanges technical information asks questions and checks for understanding.
  • Make sure all the control and checks while manufacturing is properly carried-out
  • Make sure all the measurement devices are in order and approved for use for the quality control activities
  • Make sure all the records are properly filled-in and made available
  • Each stage is to be confirmed for Quality aspects before proceeding to the next stage.
  • Identifying potential impacts during drawing reviews and before launching the product into manufacturing.
  • Develop and train operators for drawing study and impact of defects in shop floor during manufacturing.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Verify conformance to specification by measuring and testing during in-house manufacturing.
  • Perform in-process manufacturing CTQ control, product inspections, witness points to control quality.
  • Executes routine analyses using vested methods and technologies and/or contributes to technological developments in teams under supervision.
  • Works together with people from the business unit. Contacts are under the guidance and/or geared towards collecting or giving technical information. Works within a team setting and/or under guidance.
  • executing routine but complex analysis. Study the technical data and plan for work in advance.
  • Completes assigned work in a timely manner with appropriate level of effort, following applicable practices, methods and standards. Uses appropriate data and analysis to make timely decisions. Uses clear thinking to reduce complex technical issues to the fundamentals.
  • Asks critical questions to facilitate data analysis and decision making. Handles multiple projects simultaneously, prioritizes work appropriately. Effectively identifies risks and risk abatement actions. Document Quality records clearly and with appropriate details.
  • Recording inspection results by completing reports, summarizing re-works and wastes, and inputting data into quality database
  • Training the production team on quality control measures to improve product excellence
  • Proposing improvements to the production process
  • Monitoring the use of equipment to ensure it is safe and discard any that do not meet requirements
  • Updating job knowledge by engaging in educational opportunities and regular training
  • Keeping measurement equipment operating accurately by following calibration requirements and calling for repairs
  • Spot checks at the workstation (randomly re-do quality control activities performed by operators)
  • End of Manufacturing Report review and consolidation

Required Qualifications

  • For roles outside of the USA- This role requires basic experience in the Manufacturing & Production Quality Control. Knowledge level is comparable to a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university or college ( or a high school diploma with relevant experience).
  • For roles in USA – Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university or college (or a high school diploma / GED with at least 6 years of experience in Job Family Group(s)/Function(s)).
  • Bachelor of Electrical/Mechanical Engineering
  • 6-10 Years experience in Transformer Manufacturing/Quality.
  • Expertise in Quality Control technicalities.
  • ISO 9001:2015 Internal auditor qualification will be desirable.
  • Green Belt Six Sigma is preferable

Desired Characteristics

  • Strong oral and written communication skills. Ability to document, plan, market, and execute programs.
  • Passion for customer satisfaction & soft skills and Process-oriented profile
  • Strong influencing skills & team player
  • Willing to promote change, and drive simplification
  • Experience working in a matrix environment
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Basic computer and math skills to calibrate and measure specifications
  • Ability to use measuring devices like gauges, meters, calipers.
  • Drawing reading capabilities
  • Documentation and reporting skills
  • Teamwork and collaboration
  • Comfortable standing or walking for long periods of time

Position – Production Supervision Specialist

GE Renewable Energy
Location – Vadodara, Gujarat

Job Description

Job Description Summary
  • Responsible for supervision of Winding and Nesting Shops of Large Power Transformers. Performs daily operations to ensure reliability and consistency on the production line. Accountable for the quality outputs. Adherence to the standard operational tasks which need to be followed to achieve an end result.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Supervision of front-line manufacturing employees. Typically managing hourly employee populations.
  • Developing conceptual knowledge of the professional discipline. May include support roles with specialized expertise or technical knowledge in a broad area.
  • Applies general knowledge of business developed through education or past experience. Understands how the work of own team contributes to the area.
  • Resolves issues using established procedures. Consults Manager or more senior team members for issues outside of defined instructions/parameters.
  • Collaborates with others to solve issues. For customer-facing roles, develops strong customer relationships and serves as the interface between customer and GE. Exchanges technical information asks questions and checks for understanding.
  • Estimate KPIs like efficiency, leakage, productivity, etc and drive to achieve the same
  • Responsible for smooth running of respective production lines (Winding and Nesting shops of Large Power Transformers) with quality outputs.
  • Ensure efficient and productive manufacturing process that meets customer
  • requirements
  • Enforce EHS rules/guidelines

Required Qualifications

  • Diploma/BE in Electrical / Mechanical / Industrial Engineering with experience of 6-8 years in Production supervision in Large Power Transformer manufacturing preferably in Winding and Nesting shops
Desired Characteristics
  • Strong oral and written communication skills. Ability to document, plan, market, and execute programs.

Position – Lead Strategic Sourcing Specialist

GE Power
Location – Chennai, Tamil Nadu

Job Description

Job Description Summary

  • Collaborate globally with in GEPC businesses to deliver best Strategic Sourcing opportunities end to end Techno Commercial Evaluation, Sourcing and Procurement process for Power portfolio Products / Solutions involving Electro -Mechanical Equipment of Rotating Machines, Power Electronics and BOP systems etc., meeting Target Cost.
  • Drive the SHOLD COSTING activities across the PC.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Develop the required analytical skill set to the strategic sourcing team and validate the analysis for achieving the organizational productivity commitments
  • Need to Possess extensive Product and Part level Manufacturing knowledge to address the right level of DMP and DLP needed to achieve organizational G&O’s.
  • Drive Supplier Integration and Strategic Sourcing – to meet all the requirements for performance, reliability, cost and manufacturability in RM and PE Products through various productivity initiatives.
  • Formulate global strategic sourcing and define supply chain considering global supplier base rationalization to achieve target cost through global Spend analysis, Specifications mapping and data analytics by commodity, divisions, suppliers etc.
  • Drive detailed Should cost analysis with good knowledge on product cost structure, raw material cost trend, manufacturing production processes (Castings, Forgings, Large machining , Heavy and Light Fabrication, Sheet Metal, Busbar, Insulators, Plastic Molding Electronics, Vitality, Alternate crosses, EMD, Cable and cable harness etc..) along with strong organization and analytical competencies.
  • Ability to develop Cost configurators, establish & drive VPE enhancement on SC tools like aPriori, for various commodities.
  • Guide the team to identify opportunities through Make Vs Buy, Volume Consolidation, Technical Specification standardization and influence the global cross functional teams to adapt the identified opportunities.
  • Conduct training on Should costing tools and should cost based negotiation to the team.
  • Generate cost out pipeline by driving the productivity initiatives across global product management and sourcing teams.
  • Identify supplier consolidation and rationalization opportunities globally and locally, Assess Supplier capability, evaluate supplier competitiveness, and define the sourcing strategy and supply chain for best Productivity, Quality, Cost, Delivery, Morale and Safety performance.
  • Capable to anticipate and effectively mitigate technical, delivery and financial risk from suppliers with clear actions and strategies over short and long-term.
  • Assure proactive linkage and required reconciliation of global commodity strategy to the related product management strategies.
  • Work with platform owners early at design phase to integrate DTC best practices and adopt supplier standard parts & processes to PPS
  • Implementing latest sourcing best practices, industry trends and emerging technologies, lead benchmarking efforts and provide insight into opportunities to improve cost structure(s).
  • Excellent ability to develop, and manage strategic supplier relationships, leveraging above-average business acumen.
  • Lead supplier RFx (Requests for Proposal/Quotation etc.) processes for GE PC Systems to ensure rapid response for competitive price/quality/lead time trade-off’s
  • Propose decision based on adherence to the tendering process qualification and competitive price/cycle information, being responsible for lead times, quality, using agreed prices.
  • Able to Influence cross functional teams, consisting of Operations, Supply Chain, Engineering and Product Management to drive the development, documentation and implementation of long-term commodity sourcing strategies resulting in best-in-class Productivity, Quality, Delivery and Cost on all categories.
  • Project Management to drive VAVE, Design to Cost, DFM, DFA, eRFQ, Reverse auction, BCC, Alternate sourcing Projects.
  • Execute fact-based supply agreement with key suppliers for driving Zero RFQ.
  • Support Manufacturing of equipment at Factory / Vendor facility and conduct Product FAT’s.
  • Drive lessons learnt, best practices and standardization into Sourcing Proposals
  • Ensure strict compliance with GEPC and Supplier’s EHS policies and procedures
  • Adhere to ISO and other recognized international quality systems, standards and regulatory requirements.
  • Ability to travel up to 20-30% of the time, both domestic and international.

Qualifications / Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s / Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or Equivalent.
  • Min. 10 – 15 years of Mechanical Design, Manufacturing & sourcing expertise for industrial drives, motors, switchgear and its related components (Renewables / Oil & Gas / Marine / Metal Process Industrial knowledge preferred).
  • In-depth knowledge of SHOULD COSTING and Productivity projects.
  • Minimum 5+ years’ experience in productivity initiatives.
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, leadership and presentation skills
  • Capable of working with multi-disciplined international team with good personal organization skills.
  • A strong drive to succeed
  • Proficient knowledge of Sourcing Engineering tools
  • Proficiency in MS Office applications

Desired Characteristics:

  • Collaborating with SQE in the new supplier validation process, including compliance and sustainability aspects.
  • Detailed understanding on material selection criteria, available standard raw material sizes in the market.
  • Expert knowledge on aPriori and its algorithm
  • Excellent negotiation skill to achieve sourcing objectives.
  • Knowledge on Best Genba practices like Six Sigma, Lean manufacturing, JIT, Kanban, TPM, Kaikaku, Kaizen.
  • Experience in Manufacturing plants in – Metallic, Non-Metallic, Machining, EMD commodities.
  • Knowledge on the pricing of similar products /solutions of International range of suppliers.
  • Expertise in working under ambiguous and changing environments,
  • Strong problem solving, business and analytical abilities
  • A collaborative, solutions-oriented approach and strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to energize teams and perceive change as an opportunity
  • Ability to work effectively in a culturally diverse and highly matrix organization.
  • Honing Soft skills such as Collaboration, Emotional intelligence, decision making and upskilling mindsets.
  • Ability to multitask and change priorities based on business needs to consistently meet and exceed customer expectations.
  • Awareness on digital transformation (Machine learning, Artificial Intelligence, IoT, Statistics, Big data analytics and Additive manufacturing)
  • Experience in production capabilities, performance and quality, of electrical/mechanical components is desired in a similar industrial domain
  • General knowledge about the commercial terms and conditions locally and globally also about packaging and logistics,
  • Highly organized self-starter and ability to work independently.
  • Cross-functional collaboration with transparency and Team-player attitude.

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