Project Manager - Blade Technology Projects

Recruiter
General Electric
Location
Eastleigh, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
17 Sep 2019
Closes
30 Sep 2019
Ref
1256962045
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Title: Project Manager - Blade Technology Projects Job Number: 3328147 Additional Cities: Eastleigh Career Level: Experienced Relocation Assistance: No Business: GE Renewable Energy Business Segment: Renewable Energy LM Wind Power Function: Engineering/Technology Country/Territory: United Kingdom Postal Code: SO53 4SE Role Summary/Purpose: As Blades becomes more and more intelligent and fitted with more and more features, enablers and add-ons, this increases the need for managing projects, introducing these highly complex technologies. This goes not at least for the preventive systems, such as Lightning Protection Systems, Ice Mitigation Systems a.m., where we need continuously to introduce state of the art, cost effective solutions and system for future blades. Essential Responsibilities: * This means leading business critical development projects with a high degree of technical uncertainty into validated, matured products, which you launch into our blade design and manufacturing processes. And this is exactly, why we need YOU. * You will lead highly skilled teams covering our global footprint, creating the ownership of stakeholders across the full business; including both our up and down stream customers. * Having a strong technical interest and hands on approach, you provide technical leadership: * Actively participating in design and practical work with our engineers, technicians and manufacturing specialists in the test labs, prototyping facilities and factories. * Driving fast design iterations and use innovative risk reduction methods that feed our FMEA driven designs to ensure we continuously lower the cost of energy. Qualifications/Requirements: * You have at minimum a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering * Extensive experience, integrating High- and Low Voltage solutions into complex wind blades * Extensive experience with DFMEA. PFMEA, Risk Management and hopefully APQP4Wind * Preferably experienced and certified PRINCE2 Project Manager, Foundation and Practitioner. If you do not have certification, we will give it to you. * Significant experience managing complex, cross functional development projects * Strong people, networking and negotiation skills, internal and external * Experience and knowledge with wind turbine blades and/or other composite manufacturing industries * Good communication skills in written and spoken English Applications from job seekers who require sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EU/EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post, as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. For further information please visit the UK Border Agency website About Us: GE (NYSE:GE) drives the world forward by tackling its biggest challenges. By combining world-class engineering with software and analytics, GE helps the world work more efficiently, reliably, and safely. GE people are global, diverse and dedicated, operating with the highest integrity and passion to fulfill GE's mission and deliver for our customers. www.ge.com Primary Country: United Kingdom Primary State/Province: England Primary City: Eastleigh

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