Lead Systems Advisor
GE Transportation
Oakbank, MB
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Role Summary/Purpose
The Systems Advisor will be responsible for Systems Engineering of the GoLINC product.In this
role you will focus on system design including; requirements management, simulation and
modeling, and product performance and reliability measurement.

Essential Responsibilities
The Systems Advisor is responsible for practical and innovative ways to meet system design,
development and deployment objectives. In this role, you will demonstrate leadership in
communicating business goals, programs, and processes for an area or business segment. The
Systems Advisor will utilize your experience or expertise to solve problems, develop and execute
objectives for self and others, and have the ability to effect short-term and some long-term
business goals.

In addition, you will:
  • Coordinate technical aspects and lead requisitions for complex system implementations
  • Work closely with Product Management leaders to ensure customer's critical to quality
requirements are evaluated and flowed down appropriately through System Functional
  • Specifications and Interface Control Documents
  • Ensure that the product at the system level is validated
  • Participate in the proposal process to ensure that only sound technical solutions are offered to
customers
  • Work closely with the commercial and technology teams to create system configurations
differentiated in the market
  • Configure products for placement on the competitive landscape and define of product
specifications including performance, cost, and schedule
  • Implement the timely execution of product conceptual designs to meet evolving market needs
  • Coordinate design, project, and system engineers during detailed design, start-up, and warranty
administration phases of project
  • Leverage cross-functional and cross business resources in order to maximize technical results
  • Supervise activities such as; field issues and failures investigations, root causes analysis and
implementation of corrective actions, lesson learned issues, and consequently design standards
update
  • Build solid relationships with key Customers and suppliers
Qualifications/Requirements

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Physics, or Mathematics from an accredited college or
university

Desired Characteristics
  • Master's Degree from an accredited college or university
  • Knowledge and practical experience with electrical schematic and layout tools
  • Minimum of 3 years of real time controls design or modeling experience
  • Experience in design and / or modeling of controls systems and network and / or communication
hardware
  • Ability to prioritize and effectively manage personal time
  • Strong analytical approach to problem solving
  • Ability to lead in a matrix organization
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to succeed in a global team environment
GE Transportation is committed to taking on the world’s toughest challenges. In order to fulfill that commitment we rely on a culture of leadership, diversity and inclusiveness. We aim to employ the world’s brightest minds to help us create a limitless source of ideas and opportunities. We believe in hiring talented people of varied backgrounds, experiences and styles…people like you! GE Transportation is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or expression, or protected Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.