General Electric Chief Consulting Engineer – Electronic Hardware US in Columbia, South Carolina

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.

Looking for a challenge where your experience is valued? Come see what you can achieve as a leader with GE Aviation!

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at . 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 Chief Consulting Engineer for Electronic Design & Mechanical Packaging, Computing & Networking - US provides consultation and oversight for concept creation, translation of concept requirements into executable plans, and supports problem resolution, facilitates technical change and provides mentorship in all areas related to Electrical Design projects.

Essential Responsibilities:

The Chief Consulting Engineer for Electronic Design & Mechanical Packaging, Computing & Networking - US is a Thought leader with outstanding technical & product expertise in the area of aviation electrical design. Solves critical cross-functional technical issues. Deep systems understanding and continued expertise growth in adjacent disciplines.

in addition :

  • Considered a technology visionary; drives strategy & implementation

  • Challenges status quo; promotes improved technology & customer value

  • Champions simple cost effective solutions with speed

  • Provide technical consultation and leadership for the product life cycle, particularly in the areas of Electronic Design & Mechanical Packaging, Computing & Networking - US Displays execution … Create, Execute and Maintain

  • Drives positive cultural change

  • Promotes environment of appropriate risk taking, learning, adapting and strong cross functional teaming

  • Provide leadership and guidance during the design review process, as well as preside over formal technology and design milestone reviews as required

  • Chair or membership in design boards, in areas related to the area of electrical design

  • Engages and represents Aviation Systems with project teams and the engineering organization and with external customers, certification authorities, regulatory bodies and industry organizations

  • Promote division wide initiatives related to highly efficient safety, reliability, certification and continued airworthiness methodologies

  • Communicates effectively both internally and externally

  • Promotes effective communication & documentation, including best practices, lessons learned, design standards, and Design Practices

  • Stays current and involved with GE Global Research, aerospace industry, academia and regulatory initiatives to ensure state of the art competitiveness

  • Optimizes capability by leveraging Control Title Holder & broader GE Aviation Systems technical community

  • Anticipates & addresses technology needs and talent gaps

  • Provide technical mentoring to the global Controlled Titled Holder community and pipeline

  • See CEO-PRO-110, Aviation Systems Controlled Title Holder Process, for additional detail.

  • PLEASE NOTE : Work Location listed is Grand Rapids, MI. However, Assignment locations for this position may also include Clearwater, FL, and Dayton, OH Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Technical degree in Engineering from an accredited University or College

  • A minimum of 15 years of experience in technologies related to Electronic Design and Mechanical Packaging ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS :

  • Only Current Employees within Avionics will be considered

  • This role is restricted to U.S. persons (i.e., U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and other protected individuals under the Immigration and Naturalization Act, 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)) due to access to export-controlled technology. GE will require proof of status prior to employment

  • PLEASE NOTE : Work Location listed is Grand Rapids, MI. However, Assignment locations for this position may also include Clearwater, FL, and Dayton, OH Desired Characteristics:

  • Master of Science in Engineering from an accredited University or College or ACE graduate

  • Awareness of design practices and Aviation policies and procedures

  • Chief Consulting or Consulting Engineer Controlled Title Holder within GE Aviation

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills

  • Leadership to pursue highly effective yet compliant engineering process in adverse conditions

  • Ability to interface effectively with all levels of the organization

  • Considered an expert in a specific engineering discipline

  • Active Design Board experience Why join one great company when you can join many? We are more than 280,000 people with jobs that range from biochemist to finance specialist to wind energy engineer. We’re passionate about making life better with new ideas and technologies. We’re diverse, supporting our communities in more than 140 countries. Experience personal growth and competency development as part of the GE team. Around the world, we are helping build the healthcare, transportation and aviation of the new century. At GE Aviation, we are imagination at work. Whether we’re manufacturing components for our GEnx engines or driving innovation in fuel and noise reduction, the GE Aviation teams are dedicated to turning imaginative ideas into advances in aviation that solve some of the world’s toughest problems. Join us and you’ll find yourself in a dynamic environment where our ongoing, substantial investment in research and development keeps us moving forward and looking ahead. Here you’ll work collaboratively and across functions with the highest caliber talent, utilizing cutting-edge technology and processes. Whether it’s the next generation of ecomagination products or the future of aircraft engines, we’ve got the state-of-the-art resources to make those innovations a reality. If you’re passionate about aviation and looking for a career rich with challenges and unlimited opportunities for growth and advancement, then join GE in reengineering the sky through aviation innovations that will impact the globe for generations to come. To stay connected with exciting news and the latest job opportunities from GE businesses, follow us on twitter: @geconnections at Locations: United States; Florida, Michigan, Ohio; Grand Rapids, Clearwater, Dayton