Mechanical Engineer
Waukesha , Wisconsin
September 12, 2016
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GE Healthcare

Business Segment

Healthcare Imaging

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.

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is anEqual 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.

Posted Position Title

Mechanical Engineer

Career Level




Function Segment

Mechanical and Materials

Location(s) Where Opening Is Available United States

U.S. State, China or Canada Provinces




Postal Code


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Role Summary/Purpose

Learns the practical application of engineering principals, achieves expertise in Mechanical Engineering, and investigates new techniques as part of a team. Responsible for designing Mechanical product/subsystem release solutions.

Essential Responsibilities

Duties include (but are not limited to):

• Coordination, planning, execution, and documentation of testing components, sub-systems and systems.

• Designing new products and/or supporting Installed Base of mechanical components or subsystems.

• Executes design to engineering standards

• Works within a team to deliver technical solutions

• Works with patient/customers and/or technical leadership to ensure that the technical deliverables are consistent with the goals of larger programs, projects or initiatives

• Seeks mentoring to learn and solve problems

• Leading design visualization efforts with 3D CAD models and essential component and assembly details to explore multiple design options

• Developing engineering design concepts for components and electromechanical assemblies that have demanding requirements for size, precision, reliability and cost

• Engaging in all phases of new product development, including concept, architecture, documentation, design, prototype, test, supplier interfaces, manufacturing introduction and service support

• Identifying and developing new opportunities to leverage Strategic Sourcing objectives and Common Technology initiatives in the modality product line

• Developing and maintaining subsystem quality and engineering project funnel

• Conducting analysis of installed base and new product reliability using FMEA, Weibull Analysis and DFR

• Defining and executing component design verification

• Developing innovative designs to meet all requirements for performance, reliability, cost and manufacturability

• Maintain and develop competence required for the job


1. BS in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent experience (defined as a High School Diploma/GED and 2 years relevant work experience)

2. Knowledge in structural engineering, analysis, and verification of mechanical structures, mechanisms, or olectro/opto-mechanical assemblies.

3. Understanding in theories, concepts and techniques in structural and/or dynamics analysis

4. Knowledge of industry and/or academic practices and standards related to structural analysis, finite element analysis, and structural verification testing.

5. Experience with Weibull Analysis and DFR tools

Quality Specific Goals:

1. Aware of and comply with the GEHC Quality Manual, Quality Management System, Quality Management Policy, Quality Goals, and applicable laws and regulations as they apply to this job type/position.

2. Complete all planned Quality & Compliance training within the defined deadlines.

3. Identify and report any quality or compliance concerns and take immediate corrective action as required

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 background investigation and drug screen.

Desired Characteristics

• Masters degree in Mechanical Engineering and 4 years relevant work experience

• Laboratory Testing and Validation organization, coordination, execution, and documentation experience.

• Demonstrated technical leadership capability in integration activities

• Self-starter, energizing, results oriented, and able to multi-task

• Excellent teamwork, coordination and communication skills

• Ability to meet aggressive reliability, performance, cost, serviceability, and delivery targets

• Effective oral and written communication skills

• Global project experience

• Thermal, Structural Design and simulation tool experience

• EMC compatible design/solution experience

• Circuit design and simulation tool experience

• Knowledge of UL/ETL/IEC standards and how they apply to designs

• Green Belt/Black Belt Certified

• Experience with Weibull Analysis and DFR tools

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