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RISE Open Fan Senior Systems Rig Owner (m/f/d)

GE Aviation
Closing date
22 Jul 2024

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Clearance Level
SC, None / Undisclosed
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Job Description Summary
As part of the RISE Open Fan Systems team, the Systems Rig Owner owns the rig test readiness for the program for a specific engine module(s). This role partners heavily with the respective module design team, Test Systems Engineering, and Systems Turbomachinery Integrator to ensure rig test execution meets RISE program objectives which are achieved safely, with high quality, on schedule and within budget. A high level of operational judgment is required to achieve the outcomes required.
Previous experience with turbofan design and/ or program management is desired.

About Us ✈
Join us and you'll find yourself in a dynamic environment where our ongoing, substantial investment in research and development keeps us looking ahead. At GE Aerospace, we believe the world works better when it flies. As a world-leading provider of jet engines, components, and integrated systems for commercial and military aircraft, our substantial investment in research and development keeps us looking ahead. We have a relentless dedication to the future of safe and sustainable flight and believe in our talented people to make it happen.
GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer where inclusion matters. 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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Roles and Responsibilities
  • Owns System level requirements
  • Primary contact for Test Systems Engineering including Evaluation Engineering, Test Enabling Hardware Design and Instrumentation
  • Heavily supports supply chain coordination for Assembly and Instrumentation application
  • Supports test facility integration
  • Owns coordination with design engineering for MRB, shop mods and DCIDs
  • Owns coordination and preparation of detailed test planning and test cards
  • Owns change management process and coordination
  • Owns coordination with external partner on data systems (if needed)
  • Supports the creation of test EHS safety plan
  • Owns and coordinates ICDs with external partners as needed
  • Coordinates hardware perfection reviews within program, test monitoring and execution
  • Owns the systems program management for the TSE, Assembly and Test portion of the budget
Required Qualifications
  • This role requires significant experience in the Engineering/Technology & Systems Engineering. Knowledge level is comparable to a Master's degree from an accredited university or college (or a high school diploma with relevant experience).
  • Experience with turbofan engine development or rig development
Desired Characteristics
  • Prior turbofan rig or engine ownership
  • Knowledge of configuration control process
  • Engine assembly and Test execution experience
  • Familiarity with GE's or comparable Engine OEM's quality system
  • Ability to be on site for critical phases of rig engine assembly and test execution
  • 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.
  • Prior turbomachinery design or integration experience
We offer

GE supports and encourages flexible working arrangements, where possible, and recognizes the benefits to employees of having a positive work-life balance. As a new joiner to GE Aerospace, we are pleased to be able to offer you the following in your benefit fund, which you then can tailor to meet your individual needs:
  • company pension plan,
  • supplemental health insurance,
  • long service awards, invalidity and death insurance,
  • holiday storage and fitness subsidy.
Additional Information

Relocation Assistance Provided: Yes

#LI-Remote - This is a remote position


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