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Lead Electronics Network Engineer
Product Design and Development
GE is an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation.
The Lead Electronics Engineer will be responsible for design requirements, detailed designs for embedded control systems, and for wired and wireless network systems. The Lead Electronics Engineer will be responsible for applications installed on locomotives, OHV products, Marine, Stationary, and Mining products. In this role you will need experience in electronic hardware / firmware / FPGA / VHDL, digital, analog, and power design.
In addition, you will:
Lead product development teams from produce inception through detailed design and product validation
Be responsible for developing network and communication documents / requirements to the accommodating system - Subsystem Level requirements, Product Descriptions, Engineering Support Requests
Define network and communication requirements for application development
Define network and communication Validation Plans
Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering, Software Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or other related discipline
· Minimum of 3 year of hands-on design & implementation experience involving Engineering Systems, Software Engineering, and/or Electrical Design
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.
Strong leadership and communication skills
Self-starter and ability to lead the effort with minimum
Masters Degree in Electrical Engineering, Software Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or other related discipline
Background in System design and validation on systems involving microprocessors and communication peripherals
Experience of designing systems that involve Ethernet, TCP / IP, and Short range / Long range wireless communication technology (WiFi, CDMA / GSM)
Embedded programming and/or experience with real time operating systems (e.g. QNX)
Capability to handle test equipment and tools (DOORS, scripting languages(e.g. Perl, Visual Basic, DOS), and Excel data manipulation aspects(e.g. Condensing large amounts of information))
Domain knowledge in Locomotive, OHV, Mining, Marine Systems and Railroad Operating Practices
Understanding and translating requirements for wired and wireless communications solutions
Understanding and translating requirements for Applications development for software solutions
Experience with DOORs Requirements Management Tools, ClearQuest Defect Tracking
Experience with System Testing Processes, Tools, and Automation
Ability to implement customer and industry standards
Ability to work in a cross-functional, global environment
Ability to engage and build positive relationships with both customers and internal and external employees
Six Sigma training (GE employees only)
Understanding of quality model like ISO 9000, SEI-CMM
Strong oral and written communication skills
Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
Understanding of engineering standards like IEEE
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