Advanced Lead Engineer - Electronic Hardware

Recruiter
GE Transportation
Location
Cheltenham Trade Park, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
18 Sep 2019
Closes
25 Sep 2019
Ref
1266816465
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Role Summary:Working as part of a multi-disciplined team, you will lead the architecture definition and hardware design for the next generation of power controllers, pivotal to the business's future success. The candidate will primarily be responsible for digital hardware designs. A working knowledge of systems engineering, software or PC software development would be advantageous. You will need to embrace a range of technologies, including multicore processors, cyber security and networks.Essential Responsibilities:Create a cost effective re-usable hardware architecture for our power controller family of products Develop a route to aircraft certification of products using multicore processors through appropriate design, processor selection, testing and analysis together with working with our safety and certification teams. Formulate novel solutions to problems quickly and efficiently whilst documenting technical data consistent with engineering policies and procedures Provide technical leadership in area of expertise for other team members and participate as a presenter or reviewer in technical and program reviewsQualifications/Requirements:Relevant Degree from an accredited university or college or equivalent level of knowledge or experience Significant experience of designing and implementing digital hardware in safety critical applications. Hands on experience with multicore processors and accessing their performance and commissioning hardware designs centred around embedded processors Knowledge and experience of standard communications protocols and Ethernet applications Demonstrable experience in the use of PCB CAD and circuit simulation toolsAble to think outside the box to create new and innovative solutions and the ability to clearly formulate and communicate complex design concepts Strong oral and written communication skillsApplications 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 http://www.ukba.homeoffice.gov.uk/visas-immigration/working Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS) clearance is required and must be maintained for this role. Please note that in the event that BPSS clearance cannot be obtained, you may not be eligible for the role and/or any offer of employment may be withdrawn on grounds of national security. Please see the link below for further details regarding the requirements for BPSS clearance https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/61212/hmg-personnel-security-controls.pdfDesired Characteristics:FPGA development skills in a safety critical environment Experience of Agile and Scrum methodologies Experience in designing for aviation or other safety critical applications Authentication and cyber security Familiarity with Mentor Graphics Expedition ECAD tools A positive attitude, initiative, pro-activeness and an enthusiasm and passion for product development. Demonstrable success in achieving and exceeding internal customer milestones. Experience of coaching and mentoring junior engineersAbout 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 GE is an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation. Employment decisions are made without regard to disability, race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, gender (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age or any other characteristics protected by law.At GE Aviation, we are imagination at work. Whether we're manufacturing components for our GEnx engines or driving innovation in fuel and noise reduction, the GE Aviation teams are dedicated to turning imaginative ideas into advances in aviation that solve some of the world's toughest problems. Join us and you'll find yourself in a dynamic environment where our ongoing, substantial investment in research and development keeps us moving forward and looking ahead. At GE, developing people is embedded in our culture and integral to our growth. Here you'll work collaboratively and across functions with the highest caliber talent, utilizing cutting-edge technology and processes. Whether it's the next generation of ecomagination products or the future of aircraft engines, we've got the state-of-the-art resources to make those innovations a reality. If you're passionate about aviation and looking for a career rich with challenges and unlimited opportunities for growth and advancement, then join GE in reengineering the sky through aviation innovations that will impact the globe for generations to come. Follow us on Twitter, join our LinkedIn Group or become a fan of our Facebook page. Receive job and event notifications by becoming a member of the GE Talent Community. Stay up to date on what's happening at GE around the globe by checking out the GE Careers Blog.Additional Locations:United Kingdom;Cheltenham;

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