GE Aviation is looking for Controls Engineers to begin employment in Spring 2020 to join our fast growing Advanced Military business ultimately owning the design, development, and test of Controls Systems for jet engines. The ideal candidate is ambitious and passionate about problem-solving and pushing the state of the art by innovating with existing methodologies and leveraging their technical and academic background to develop new technologies.
Position note: This posting is for an expected start date of early to mid 2020
Execute the design, development, and test of Controls Systems technologies to meet business standards and program / product requirements
Provide technical support to projects
Document and communicate results of technical data generated
Share engineering information, promote open dialogue, and collaborate with skilled experts
Participate as a presenter in technical and program reviews with internal and external customers
Conduct system simulations and transient analysis; real time modeling with NPSS; classical, multivariable control algorithm design
Manage internal and external suppliers
Partner with aircraft manufacturers to develop and evaluate functional requirements
Define key characteristics of the electronics, fuel, hydraulic systems, sensors, actuators and control logic design required to achieve the control system functional requirements
Use design tools such as Beacon, NPSS, Matlab and Simulink to construct controls system solutions
Verify system operation in desktop simulations, hardware-in-the-loop tests (dry rigs and wet rigs), ground engine tests, flight tests
Assure proper documentation and communication of technical data generated for the assigned projects and/or tasks consistent with engineering policies and procedures
Track project progress and report out on progress towards deliverables
Bachelor of Science in Mechanical, Electrical, Aerospace or Materials Engineering from an ABET accredited university or college
Minimum of a 3.0 GPA on a 4. scale
Ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Security Clearance
Prior intern, co-op, or experience in the Aviation industry, jet engine / propulsion system design, aircraft design or similar
Knowledge of advanced mathematics (including but not exclusively limited to calculus and differential equations)
Strong communication skills
Ability to build strong working relationships and work as an inclusive team player
Engineering aptitude and passion for technology and attention to detail
Experience using Matlab / Simulink or similar modelling package
Program execution, organization, drive and accountability
Creative problem solver, excited to begin a career in engineering
Have Demonstrated a commitment to community involvement
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