Technical Support Engineer I -Hologic Mammography
Posted 3/29/2018 5:53:57 PM
Job Function: Services
Business Segment: Healthcare Global Services
Location(s): United States; Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming
The Hologic Mammography & Quantum BDM Technical Support Engineer I (TSE I) drives customer satisfaction through Service Excellence by providing technical support & counsel both remote and onsite to Field Engineers (FE's), Client Service Technicians (CST's), and Customers experiencing system performance issues.
Provide remote and on-site technical support for Hologic, Fischer, and Quantum products, to include peripheral devices and workstations. This position is the technical resource for all service-related escalations regarding the Hologic Selenia/ Dimensions and Quantum Bone Density product families to include peripherals and workstations.
Use successful, effective field experience and knowledge to provide technical support to FE's, CST's, and customers that may include both remote and onsite support.
Maintain up-to-date knowledge of modality products, service expertise, and tools to maintain "field advisor" status.
Utilize the GEHC escalation process as needed, working closely with local customer and national support to define and support implementation of corrective action plans to resolve customer issues in a timely manner.
Utilize "Gameplan" tool to drive Service effectiveness. Contribute knowledge to the Problem Solution Database (PSDB).
Contribute to the improvement of productivity tools through idea generation, workout attendance, and small projects as required.
Support Material and Purchased Service cost improvement initiatives for the modality.
Within project engagement, act as a change agent/ field "advisor" in areas such as product serviceability and reliability, quality trend analysis, productivity program development and implementation, national modality program execution and new product introduction support.
Manage and support improvements in business processes that maximize competitiveness, enabling continued business growth. This may include leveraging service capabilities by increasing the number of customer systems connected to the internet to improve remote troubleshooting and remote fix rates.
Work with Modality / Service Engineering, Product Engineering and field support specialists to drive product quality, serviceability, and resolve formal customer escalations.
Coach and train FE's to ensure that technical and customer skills are up to date and meet the needs of the business. On occasion may serve as subject matter expert (SME) for FE modality training through the Service Quality Standard (SQS) training curriculum.
Identify field process improvements such as pre-PM work, PM cycle time, remote TTR work, field-based technical training to support use of remote diagnostic troubleshooting tools and processes in the field.
Identify field quality improvements to include hazardous/ non-hazardous complaints via Trackwise.
Travel to customer sites and support installations, FMIs and customer escalations (CSOs).
Maintain and enhance modality knowledge, such as: Networking / Dicom / Insite / PACS / OS field service experience, knowledge relating to mamography systems and peripherals. Knowledge and experience using Common Service Desktop, CRM and other remote tools as required.
Minimum 5 years of engineering experience as an FE II and/or FE III, or the equivalent external to GE with regards to the repair and maintenance of Hologic, LoRad, Fischer, and Quantum BDM products. Demonstrated ability to handle/resolve difficult technical issues with advanced knowledge in applicable systems and competitive service platforms.
o High School Diploma/GED AND 8+ years of experience servicing mechanical and/or electrical equipment, OR
o Associate's or Bachelor's degree in Electrical, Mechanical, or Biomedical Engineering, or related field AND 5 years of experience servicing mechanical and/or electrical equipment or diagnostic imaging equipment from multiple OEM's.
o Equivalent military education to Associates or Bachelor's degrees AND 5 years of experience servicing mechanical and/or electrical equipment.
1.2 or 4 year degree in an Engineering discipline
2.Strong customer service skills.
3.Highly motivated team player.
4.Prior project or technical leadership experience.
6.Networking certification, or related networking experience
7.Basic financial analysis abilities
8.Lean / Six Sigma Certified
GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.
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.
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GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.