Senior Research Engineer - Control Systems - GE Vernova Advanced Research

GE Vernova

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Niskayuna, NY

Why you should apply for a job to GE Vernova:

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    Position summary

    Grid Solutions, and Power Conversion as well as with U.S. Government Agencies such as the Department of Energy and the Department of Defense. The technologies developed under these programs will be matured and transitioned into GE business products where they drive breakthrough impact for our company, our customers, and our society. Are you ready to join our world-class team of researchers and do you have "The Energy to Change the World"?

    Job Description

    Roles and Responsibilities:

    As a Senior Research Engineer - Control Systems, you will:

    • Lead diverse teams as well contribute individually at a senior level in the development and application of advanced technology solutions to GE Vernova products and services using modeling, advanced controls, optimization, estimation, and detection technologies.

    • Validate performance of developed solutions through simulations and application on target systems.

    • Document technology and results through patent applications, technical reports, and publications.

    • Transfer technology to engineering teams in GE Vernova to be included in next generation products and services.

    • Stay current with advances in system technologies to seek out new ideas and applications.

    • Work in a team environment with colleagues across GE Research, GE Vernova, and partners from industry, academia, and government agencies.

    Required Qualifications:

    • Doctorate degree in an Engineering field with a minimum of 7 years of experience in design of advanced controls, optimization, estimation, or detection algorithms or a Master's degree in an Engineering field with a minimum of 10 years of experience in design of advanced controls, optimization, estimation, or detection algorithms.

    • Depth and/or breadth of knowledge of advanced controls, optimization, estimation, or detection algorithms.

    • Proficiency in MATLAB/Simulink and C, C++, or Python.

    • Demonstrated experience (algorithm development and software implementation) in developing systems solutions for complex physical systems (e.g., mechanical systems, chemical plants, power systems, transportation, aviation systems).

    • Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals at the Masters level for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job opening.

    • Because of the specific categories of data handled by GE Research and the structure of our work environment, we are unable to accommodate employment of persons while they are considered nationals of embargoed countries subject to restriction under the US Export Administration Regulations (EAR), 15 CFR Section 746 et seq. (currently North Korea, Syria, Iran and Cuba). Please note that citizens of embargoed countries who have either "U.S. person" status under U.S. export control laws or subsequent citizenship from a non-embargoed country can be considered.

    • Must be willing to work out of an office located in Niskayuna, NY.

    • Must be 18 years or older.

    • You must submit your application for employment on the careers page at https://www.gecareers.com to be considered.

    Desired Characteristics:

    • Experience with power electronics controls

    • Experience with grid forming controls

    • Experience with real-time implementation of system solutions in a variety of hardware platforms

    • Experience developing controls solutions for industrial applications

    • Experience with machine learning and artificial intelligence techniques and the application of those in a controls context

    • Experience developing cyber-security algorithms

    • Exposure to industrial control hardware programming and industrial control software development

    • Proficiency in source code management through git/github

    • Experience with application for government funding and project proposal writing

    • Experience leading teams, which includes setting up schedules, milestones, technical reviews, tracking funding, etc.

    • Ability to communicate effectively with senior leadership

    • Experience with program management, which includes setting up schedules, milestones, technical reviews, tracking funding, etc.

    • Demonstrated ability to take an innovative idea from a concept to a product

    The salary range for this position is $111,200-$185,400 USD annually. The specific salary offered to a candidate may be influenced by a variety of factors including the candidate's experience, their education, and the work location.

    GE provides a comprehensive benefits package that provides access to plans which support the overall wellbeing of our employees and their dependents. These benefits include, but are not limited to, health care coverage (medical, dental, vision, pharmacy), a retirement plan that includes Company Retirement Savings and a 401K with Company matching, Life Insurance options, Disability coverage, paid time-off, EAP, and more.

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

    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 drug screen (as applicable).

    Relocation Assistance Provided: Yes

    Why you should apply for a job to GE Vernova:

  • 5/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.9/5 in supportive management
  • 100% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 100% would recommend this company to other women
  • 100% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Build your network and connect with other GE employees for professional development via our seven Affinity Networks.
  • We empower our people through coaching and feedback, our talent development philosophy, and even our customizable benefits programs.
  • GE offers many healthcare options; 401(k) plan; tuition reimbursement; adoption resources; employee assistance; and recognition programs.