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Senior Engineer - Fleet Management

GE Energy
Schenectady, NY 12305
**Job Description Summary**

The Senior Wind Fleet Engineer will provide technical engineering solutions to field technicians, internal functions including engineering and supply chain, and customers. The Senior Wind Fleet Engineer on the mechanical team will analyze and improve the availability and power performance of the Americas installed fleet to ensure GE meets contractual obligations and maintains world-class performance for our wind turbine fleet.

* Location may be flexible



**Job Description**



**Roles and Responsibilities**



+ Provide Technical Engineering Solutions / Repairs / Escalation for issues that have been problematic and escalated from Services team

+ Work with first level support to proactively identify failure trend in an early phase and to initiate corrective actions

+ Lead Root Cause Analysis program and develop proactive technical solutions to prevent issues prior to becoming large business cost drivers

+ Provide technical supervision for retrofits and validation of performance increase

+ Take new perspective on existing solutions. Use technical experience and expertise for data analysis to support recommendations. Use multiple internal and limited external sources outside of own function to arrive at decisions.

+ Act as a resource for colleagues with less experience.

+ Explains difficult or sensitive information to both leadership and external customers.



**Required Qualifications**



+ Bachelor's degree of Engineering (preferably Mechanical or Electrical) from an accredited university or college

+ Minimum of 5 years of experience in Field Services or Engineering.



**ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:**



+ Ability and willingness to travel up to 15% of the time

+ Ability and willingness to climb a wind turbine



**Desired Characteristics**



+ Prior background with rotating equipment such as wind turbine gearboxes, bearings, and generators.

+ Strong foundation in bolted joint analysis.

+ Technical Versatility and ability to learn technology outside of one's specialty

+ Strong oral and written communication skills.

+ Strong interpersonal and leadership skills.

+ Demonstrated ability to analyze and resolve problems. Demonstrated ability to lead programs / projects.



GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at https://assets.phenompeople.com/CareerConnectResources/GE11GLOBAL/en_global/desktop/assets/images/poster_screen_reader_optimized_w_supplement.pdf . at http://www.ge.com/sites/default/files/15-000845%20EEO%20combined.pdf 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.



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).



**Relocation Assistance Provided:** Yes

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Posted: 2021-01-08 Expires: 2021-02-07

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