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Lead Test Systems Sustainment Engineer

GE Energy
Cheltenham, England GL50 1
**Job Description Summary**

Test Systems Sustainment Engineer



An opportunity has arisen for a Lead Test Systems Sustainment Engineer in the Power, Displays and Controllers Test Systems group. As a Lead Engineer, you will be responsible for the continued support of Test Equipment that is employed in a production environment across the Avionics and Power Supply Chain environments.



You will demonstrate good people leadership skills, provide technical updates, advice, and guidance to all stakeholders, whilst completing Root Cause Analysis of complex problems to provide appropriate solutions, owning allocated Corrective Actions across all product portfolios.



**Job Description**



**Test Systems Sustainment Engineer**



An opportunity has arisen for a Lead Test Systems Sustainment Engineer in the Power, Displays and Controllers Test Systems group. As a Lead Engineer, you will be responsible for the continued support of Test Equipment that is employed in a production environment across the Avionics and Power Supply Chain environments.



You will demonstrate good people leadership skills, provide technical updates, advice, and guidance to all stakeholders, whilst completing Root Cause Analysis of complex problems to provide appropriate solutions, owning allocated Corrective Actions across all product portfolios.



+ Responsible for an allocated Business Unit Leader, acting as their focal for all TE issues and projects.

+ Accountable for all Business Unit specific Corrective Actions, managing technical content and monitoring progress (to closure) whilst able to escalate resource/priority constraints to senior leaders.

+ Provide technical advice to the Test Systems NPI and Response teams.

+ Able to work safely in all TE Sustainment Lab Space.

+ Drive metrics to capture complexity and rate of progress of projects.

+ Mentor junior / less experienced engineers.

+ Participate as a presenter or reviewer in technical and program reviews.

+ Provide timely communications on significant issues or developments.

+ Participate on teams assigned to address organisational initiatives and engineering issues.

+ Assure proper documentation of technical data generated for the assigned project and/or tasks in line with engineering policies and procedures.



**Qualifications/Requirements**



+ Bachelor's degree/HND in Electrical/Electronic Engineering discipline

+ Technical leadership experience

+ Basic Project Management skills

+ Test Systems Sustainment process knowledge/experience

+ NPI process knowledge/experience

+ Experience with configuration/change management tools

+ Debugging/fault finding skills

+ Hardware/Software integration experience

+ Experience working on engineering initiatives within the wider engineering business

+ Experience mentoring less experience engineers

+ Excellent communication skills to team, peers and all levels of management



**Desired Characteristics**



+ Good people skills and a firm interest in developing engineers.

+ An appetite to drive Continuous Improvement initiatives and invest in process development/refinement.



GE supports and encourages flexible working arrangements, where possible, and recognises the benefits to employees of having a positive work-life balance.



At GE Aviation we understand the importance of Total Reward. Our flexible benefits plan, called FlexChoice, gives you freedom, choice and flexibility in the way you receive your benefits, as well as giving you the opportunity to make savings where possible. As a new joiner to GE we are pleased to be able to offer you the following as default in your benefit fund, which you then can tailor to meet your individual needs;



Non-contributory Pension



Life Assurance



Group income protection



Private medical cover



Holiday Hourly equivalent of 26 days, with flexible option to buy or sell



Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS) clearance is required and must be maintained for this role. Please note that in the event that BPSS clearance cannot be obtained, you may not be eligible for the role and/or any offer of employment may be withdrawn on grounds of national security. Please see the link below for further details regarding the requirements for BPSS clearance: BPSS



Applications from job seekers who require sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, under the applicable UK immigration rules as may be in place from time to time, it may be that candidates who do not currently have the right to work in the UK may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled candidate who does not require sponsorship is available to take up the post. For further information please visit the UK Visas and Immigration website.



**Additional Information**



**Relocation Assistance Provided:** No

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Posted: 2022-05-11 Expires: 2022-06-10

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