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Lead Wireless Network Research Engineer

GE Energy
Niskayuna, NY 12309
Role Summary:As a Lead Wireless Network Research Engineer, you will have the opportunity to design, architect and implement novel networking and wireless connectivity solutions. You will lead and contribute to R&D programs aligned with GEs businesses as well as with U.S. Government Agencies such as DOD, DHS and DOE to solve some of the worlds toughest challenges. The technologies developed under these programs will be matured and transitioned into GE business products.

Essential Responsibilities:You will have the opportunity to:

+ Work in an interdisciplinary team of Researchers to help transition wireless communication and networking concepts from early stage lab demonstrations to fieldable prototypes.

+ Work with U.S. Government Agencies to shape winning proposals and lead projects that will create innovative solutions in wireless communication and networking.

+ Collaborate with universities, industrial consortiums, commercial partners and others to advance the state of the art in 5G, wireless communication and networking.

+ Participate in IEEE, ISA and other relevant standards bodies to help drive connectivity solutions to support GE business needs.

+ Publish technical papers, file patents, and contribute to open source communities.


+ Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering or related disciplines with a minimum of 3 years of industry experience OR Masters degree in Electrical Engineering or related disciplines with a minimum of 7 years of industry experience OR Bachelors degree in Electrical Engineering or related disciplines with a minimum of 11 years of industry experience.

+ Experience in the design, implementation, and testing of wireless connectivity solutions including: 5G, WiFi, millimeter wave, massive MIMO, software defined radio, or cognitive radio.

+ Hands-on experience in the design and implementation of at least one OSI layer (1 through 4).

+ Experience in programming languages and tools such as: C, C++, Python,

MATLAB/Simulink, or Genesys.

+ Experience in network simulation tools such as: NS3, QualNet, or OPNET

+ Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals at the Masters or Bachelors level for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job opening.

+ Because of the specific categories of data handled by GE Research and the structure of our work environment, we are unable to accommodate employment of persons while they are considered nationals of embargoed countries subject to restriction under the US Export Administration Regulations (EAR), 15 CFR Section 746 et seq. (currently North Korea, Syria, Iran, Cuba, and Sudan). Please note that citizens of embargoed countries who have either U.S. person status under U.S. export control laws or subsequent citizenship from a non-embargoed country can be considered.

+ Must be willing to work out of an office located in Niskayuna, NY.

+ Must be 18 years or older.

+ You must submit your application for employment on the careers page at www.gecareers.com to be considered.

Desired Characteristics:

+ Deep knowledge of wireless standards and protocols.

+ Strong publication and intellectual property records.

About Us:GE Research is GE's innovation engine where new ideas are originated, developed and productized to create a better world and deliver differentiated products across the company's industrial portfolio. These products span the aviation, power, transportation and health care sectors.

Today, we're a forward leaning, interdisciplinary organization, matching world-class innovation with market insights and industry connections to move faster and deliver better outcomes for GEs businesses and customers.

We continue a strong track record in innovation and invention that began with our company's founder, Thomas Edison. GE scientists and engineers have distinguished themselves over time, amassing tens of thousands of patents, two Nobel prizes in chemistry and physics, and a list of inventions that have defined and redefined generation after generation.

This rich legacy of delivering transformative innovation is thriving now more than ever.

Discover how were seeing, moving and creating the future at https://www.ge.com/research/, meet our innovation giants at https://www.ge.com/research/people, search our open positions at http://twitter.com/geresearchjobs, and connect with us on our social channels at https://twitter.com/GEResearch and https://www.linkedin.com/company/geresearch/.

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, gender (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law.

Additional Eligibility Qualifications: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 drug screen (as applicable).Additional Locations:United States;New York;Niskayuna;


Posted: 2020-10-13 Expires: 2020-11-12

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