GE Power Electrical Engineer Co-Op 2020 - Systems, Drives & Controls

General Electric Cranberry , PA 16319

Posted 2 months ago

Role Summary:

GE Power Conversion Division provides Electrical power conversion systems for various renewables, industry, marine, and Oil & Gas applications. Typical scope includes MV & LV drives, motors, transformers, E-house, switch gear, and control as well as the associated power systems engineering. In this role you will be responsible for project execution, basics of engineering using control theory, variable frequency drive technology, and system integration.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Form part of a multi-disciplined team to deliver drive systems, ensuring customer and project

requirements are met.

  • Learn specific knowledge in the area of drive control systems (i.e. transformers, drives, motors,

generators, cabling etc).

  • Learn specialist knowledge in the area of steel rolling and PLC automation, marine

propulsion/automation systems, and the oil and gas sector.

  • Learn the Systems business to assure system and component designs meet customer

requirements based on customer Request For Proposal (RFQ)

  • Support and coordinate with interfacing organizations such as manufacturing, sourcing, services,

global engineering, and systems engineering

  • Support New Product Introduction (NPI), fulfilment, and commissioning

  • Communicate progress to local management

  • Work with Mentor to learn and develop required skill sets

  • Ensure that all customer, reliability, contract and regulatory technical requirements on allocated

projects are met.

  • Learn about the coordination of engineering design teams to meet system & project objectives in

terms of quality, cost and schedule (on time delivery).

  • Learn to identify and manage technical risks on the projects and ensure mitigation plans are in

place.

  • Learn to support an environment of continual improvement, which includes leading lessons learnt

activities and providing continual feedback to the engineering design team.

  • Comply with GE EHS regulations.

EMPLOYMENT DATES: January to May 2020 (Spring); May to August 2020 (Summer);August to

December 2020 (Fall); *Co-Op opportunities to be staffed and defined as applicable

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Actively pursuing a Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent technical disciplines.

  • Completion of minimum three terms of college (start at end of Sophomore year or after Fall term of Sophomore year).

  • Must maintain a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA (without rounding).

  • Must submit your application for employment through gecareers.com/campus interview to be

considered.

  • Must be willing to take a drug test as part of the selection process

  • Must be willing to submit to a background investigation as part of the selection process

  • Must be 18 years of age or older

  • Must be able to develop and maintain good customer relationships

  • Must have reliable transportation and a valid driver's license

  • Must be willing to work in geographical area specified by the business

  • 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).

Desired Characteristics:

Desired Characteristics

  • Candidate has interest in application engineering of power systems or power converter/inverter

systems.

  • Candidate has interest of system integration and working on multi-discipline projects

  • Experience developing software using Matlab/Simulink and C/C++.

  • Good communication skills.

  • Good report writing and presentation skills.

  • Good personal organisational skills.

  • Displays strong interpersonal skills and is accessible and approachable.

  • Willing to travel to customer sites when required by project execution.

About Us:

GE (NYSE:GE) drives the world forward by tackling its biggest challenges. By combining world-class engineering with software and analytics, GE helps the world work more efficiently, reliably, and safely. GE people are global, diverse and dedicated, operating with the highest integrity and passion to fulfill GE's mission and deliver for our customers. www.ge.com

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;Pennsylvania;Cranberry Township;


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