VCP Engineer - Mechanical Engineer
Location:
Waukesha , Wisconsin
Posted:
April 04, 2017
Reference:
2723186
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Role Summary:

VCP (variable cost productivity) is a key customer value differentiator and competitive advantage for Imaging business growth. VCP engineers are key part of Imaging Engineering COE and VCP team to drive product and service cost out.

Essential Responsibilities:

1. Execute with limited guidance the design, development, analysis , and evaluation of assigned VCP projects that meet business standards, practices and procedures and the product / program requirements

2. Develop action plans to anticipate and respond to project risks

3. Support and coordinate with cross-functional VCP teams

4. Provide timely communication and recommendations on significant issues or developments

5. Be responsible for defining, estimating, leading and coordinating work or projects within functional area(s) of expertise

6. Participate and present in technical and program reviews

7. Document technical data generated for the assigned projects and/or tasks consistent with engineering policies and procedures

8. Prepare invention disclosures to protect the technology that provides a competitive advantage to the business

9. Help define and execute on VCP team strategies

10. Help establish overall VCP team goals, metrics, capturing of lessons-learned, and developing robust VCP processes and practices

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

4.Drive compliance/closure of Regulatory and Quality requirements before approving Design Control FDRs and NPI program milestones

5.Identify continuous improvement activities by initiating the implementation of process and product quality improvement initiatives

Qualifications/Requirements:

1. BS in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent experience (defined as a High School Diploma/GED and 8 years relevant work experience)

2. Technical knowledge and experience in determining Mechanical Design Parameters required to meeting products requirements and applicable national and international codes/Standards/directives.

3. Ability to generate ideas and execute projects to simplify mechanical design.

4. Ability to perform Engineering Analysis to ensure Mechanical Design Integrity of the product to meet environmental & operation conditions specified

5. Knowledge of manufacturing operation and processes

6. Strong critical thinking, problem solving, and collaborative skills

7. Ability to synthesize information from different engineering disciplines

8. Ability to effectively present information to project and functional management and to customers, subcontractors, and suppliers

9. Ability to write specifications, procedures, and manuals that conform to prescribed style and format

10. Solid oral and written communication skills

11. Strong interpersonal skills

Desired Characteristics:

1. M.S./Ph.D. of engineering or related fields

2. 10 years of experiences in engineering of Mechanical components and systems

3. Demonstrated capability and experience with VCP, value engineering, design to value

4. Demonstrated capability and experience with Should Cost analysis and process

5. Proven track record of exceeding performance expectations

6. Knowledge of GE Healthcare products, NPI process, and engineering working systems

Locations: United States; Wisconsin; Waukesha

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf . 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.

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion​ of a background investigation and drug screen.

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