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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. 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 Senior Propulsion Engineer demonstrates accountability for functional, business, and broad company objectives. In the role of Senior Propulsion Engineer, you will support the technical engineering needs for the assigned product lines, to insure customer and business needs are met or exceeded across the organization, manage complex issues within functional areas of expertise, be involved in long-term planning, and contribute to the overall business strategy.Essential Responsibilities:
Additionally, as the Senior Propulsion Engineer, key responsibilities will include:
- Serve as the lead engineering focal for the assigned product lines
- In close coordination with team members, develop action plans / projects to achieve assigned engineering metrics
- Coach and mentor team members across the engineering organization
- Key contributor to the development of the site technical talent pipeline
- Coordinate with the Lean / Cost Productivity teams to drive value added projects, improving customer satisfaction, improved delivery metrics, and achieve targeted cost objectives
- Initiate and maintain relationship with our customers, internal customer teams, shop operations and Services Engineering
- Support Services Engineering in the development of strategic and tactical workscope recommendations, engine manual limits, repairs, and process improvements
- Use Six Sigma tools to make cross-functional decisions and process / product improvementsQualifications/Requirements:
- Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college
- Minimum of 5 years of experience as a Manufacturing Engineering SpecialistELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENT :
- 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 employmentDesired Characteristics:
- Strong oral and written communication skills.
- Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
- Demonstrated ability to analyze and resolve problems
- Demonstrated ability to lead programs / projects
- Ability to document, plan, market, and execute programs
- Established project management skills
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