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Field Engineer

Company name
General Electric Company

Location
Boston, MA, United States

Employment Type
Full-Time

Industry
Engineering, Hvac, Energy

Posted on
Jan 07,2019

Valid Through
Apr 22,2019

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General Electric

Field Engineer

in

Boston

Massachusetts

Role Summary:

The Field Engineer will plan and execute complex technical field assignments involving the installation, modification, testing, inspection, or repair of sensors, gateways and other equipment

This is a remote position - the successful candidate will be a self-starter capable of independent planning and implementation of IoT projects. Projects will require work on-site at various GE and customer locations across the country.

Essential Responsibilities:

In addition, as the Field Engineer, you will:

Work with cross-functional teams to meet commitments involving maintenance, commissioning and testing of remotely operated equipment

Recommend measures to improve operations and customer service

Perform complex field service operations that typically present unusual problems requiring strong technical skills

Conduct tests or experiments requiring selection and adaptation or modification of equipment and procedures

Record, compile, and reduce data for analysis and assist in related assessment and preparation of reports

Troubleshoot and repair equipment, applying knowledge and experience gained from training and field assignments

Recommend changes, such as new equipment or modified procedures, to improve performance and customer satisfaction

Lead the performance of assigned field services projects such as site audits and installations

Assist in planning and coordinating efforts of contractors and other team members

Guide less experienced technicians and instruct them in proper and safe operation of equipment and software

Often work non-standard schedules in the office or at field locations with exposure to varying environmental conditions

Determine any commissioning risks inherent in the proposed scope of work and recommend changes

Deliver quality commissioned systems in line with budget and time parameters

Liaise on technical issues with relevant parties during installation and commissioning

Ability to travel up to 50% to meet needs of the business is critical

Please Note: Work Location listed is Other, MA. However, due to travel needs, This position may be eligible for the following flexible work arrangements (FWA) -- remote work

Qualifications/Requirements:

Bachelor's degree in a technical field (STEM) from an accredited university or college (Or a High School diploma / GED with a minimum of 4 years of experience in a technical field)

Minimum of 3 years of experience in technical field {including experience with the setup and configuration of a remote monitoring solution (nagios, zabbix, etd); AWS management experience and/or experience with elastic search and central log server management} ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENT(S):

Ability and willingness to travel up to 50% is critical

Please Note: Work Location listed is Other, MA. However, due to travel needs, This position may be eligible for the following flexible work arrangements (FWA) -- remote work Desired Characteristics:

Background in electrical service or installations experience in a field service role

Background in HVAC service or installations experience in a field service role

Experience with field instrumentation and devices, including air flow, pressure, temperature, electric, and lighting meters

Strong oral and written communication skills

Ability to work independently

Strong problem solving skills 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. Learn More about GE About Current, powered by GE:Current is the digital engine for intelligent environments. A first-of-its-kind startup within the walls of GE (NYSE: GE), Current blends advanced LED technology with networked sensors and software to make commercial buildings, retail stores, industrial facilities and cities more energy efficient & productive. Backed by a broad ecosystem of technology partners, Current is helping businesses and cities unlock hidden value and realize the potential of their environments. www.currentbyge.comNote: GE announced it has signed a proposed agreement to sell Current to American Industrial Partners, a New York-based private equity firm that focuses on buying, improving and growing industrial businesses. The proposed transaction is expected to close in early 2019, subject to customary closing conditions, regulatory approvals and consultation processes where required under local law.GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www.ge.com/sites/default/files/15-000845 EEO combined.pdf . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, gender (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law. Locations:

United States; Massachusetts; BostonGE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.

Company info

General Electric Company
Website : http://www.ge.com

Company Profile
GE {NYSE: GE} works on things that matter. The best people and the best technologies taking on the toughest challenges. Finding solutions in energy, health and home, transportation and finance. Building, powering, moving and curing the world. Not just imagining. Doing. GE works.

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