Component Test Engineer - Testing

Technical Area
Energy Systems Engineering
Facilities Engineering
Marine Engineering
GE Aviation
Lynn, MA
United States
Job Summary

The Component Test Engineer provides direction and assistance to work group in order to meet assigned objectives for the Bearings, Seals and Drives team in Lynn Component Test Engineering. In this very hands-on role you will work within defined parameters to make decisions and solve problems in a lab environment. You will develop and execute test objectives for internal GE and external Commercial and Military customers.

Full Job Description

Essential Responsibilities:
· Support the Bearings, Seals and Drives (or Lube Systems) team workload consisting of a variety of jet engine components in a hands-on, lab environment
· Design, build, instrument, run and analyze customer tests to deliver data with senior engineering support that meets business standards and program / product requirements
· Prepare and present technical data to internal and external customers
· Document and communicate results of technical data generated
· Participate on teams assigned to address specific organizational initiatives
· Share engineering information and promote open dialogue
· Prepare invention disclosures to protect the technology that provides a competitive advantage to the business
· Assure proper documentation of technical data generated for the assigned projects and/or tasks consistent with engineering policies and procedures
· Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, or Computer Science from an accredited college or university (OR a High School Diploma / GED with a minimum 4 years of experience in an engineering, IT, scientific or other technical position)
Desired Characteristics:
Interest in hands-on work. Experience with data acquisition and control systems. Strong oral and written communication skills. Strong interpersonal and leadership skills. Ability to work independently. Strong problem solving skills.