Engineer – Performance Engineering

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  • Company:
    General Electric
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    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    3 weeks ago
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**Role Summary:**

The Performance Engineer has functional responsibility for assigned engineering work. Primary responsibilities include modeling, configuration and delivery of thermal performance monitoring & Industrial Internet suite of thermal performance models & analytics. You will work with the Performance Engineering, Fleet Services & Power Digital teams to support the delivery of GE Digital Solutions.

**Essential Responsibilities:**

In this role, you will:

• Support Big Data and Industrial Internet initiatives through modeling existing power plants using industry standard tools, validating results using engineering principles, and deploying to the central system

• Apply creative problem solving skills to develop solutions to product delivery and development challenges, or in support of business programs

• Deliver thermodynamic performance monitoring solutions that meet the CTQs of our power generation customers

• Configure, install, validate, and provide ongoing support for the online performance monitoring and diagnostic systems

• Use GateCycleTM, GTP and ALPRO modeling software tools to configure thermal models to support the requisition of GE suite of thermal performance monitoring systems and big data/industrial internet initiatives

• Perform engineering studies for Gas Turbine, Steam Turbine and Combined Cycle plant performance.

• Provide critical Engineering support for business programs (FastWorks, Simplification, cross functional engineering initiatives, etc.)

• Assist in development of new technologies and procedures, which will help reduce overall product cost & cycle

• Train plant personnel on use of performance monitoring systems

• Travel to domestic and foreign power plants (up to 15%)

• Coordinate with critical functional organizations & CTHs to ensure proposed solutions are compatible with the unit, customer needs and GE design standards

• Document technical data consistent with engineering policies and procedures

• Provide timely communications on significant issues or developments


• Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering or equivalent

• Working knowledge of power plant operation, thermodynamics and thermal performance

• Excellent written and oral communication skills to convey technical concepts to business and technical personnel

• Strong analytical skills working independently and in a team

**Desired Characteristics:**

Technical Expertise:

• Experience in plant performance and systems operations

• Working knowledge of thermodynamic modeling & simulation software

• Familiarity with testing and measurement systems and with data interpretation

• Strong technical aptitude, including applicable engineering tools and systems

• Experience working with field data and information


• Assesses & prioritizes problems in relation to organizational goals

• Prior experience with program management

• Creates meaningful stories and communications that drive behavior

Personal Attributes:

• Learns and understands the business vision and openly and consistently follows it

• Provides input to all members of the team

• Displays good interpersonal skills – is accessible and approachable

• Anticipates customer needs and ensures that they are met

• Measures processes and performance through the customer’s eyes

• Communicates messages clearly and concisely

• Builds loyalty and commitment

**About Us:**

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.

**Locations:** India; Bengaluru

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