10 Feb 2016

Full-Time Engineering Leader at GE Oil & Gas

Toni AdewunmiLagos, Lagos, Nigeria

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Engineering Leader Oil&Gas SSA Job
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Date: Feb 9, 2016
Location: Lagos, Nigeria

Job Number: 2485953
Business: GE Oil & Gas
Business Segment: OG-HQ Headquarters
About Us: 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. For more information, visit the company’s website at www.ge.com
Posted Position Title: Engineering Leader Oil&Gas SSA
Career Level: Experienced
Function: Engineering/Technology
Function Segment: Functional Management
Location: Nigeria
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City: Lagos
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Relocation Assistance: No
Role Summary/Purpose: The Engineering Leader directs functional area of a major business segment, translates concepts, develops strategy, and implements change. In this role you will create programs responsive to external environment and participate in cross-functional business and cultural development.

– Responsible for the oversight of the related sciences including materials and performance

– Lead and develop quality engineering design, execution and product safety for the portfolio of GE products and services

– Ensure a rigorous process is followed in the execution of Root Cause Analysis and Corrective Action of product and process issues

– Provide leadership with high integrity and oversight of processes protecting Intellectual Property, Export Controlled and Strategic Technology

– Drive the development and application of consistent design practices and sharing of design best practices across the GE businesses

DEVELOP TECHNICAL SOLUTIONS: for Products/Services during the Identify phase, integrating technical solutions in to the offer during the Propose and Contract phases.

– Drive technology synergies and integration across the company

– Provide Competitive Assessment regarding the business / products

– Lead the conceptual design of the technical solution, supporting the preparation, submission, tracking and closing of quotations and proposals.

– Effectively coordinate relationships and interfaces with Commercial Operations, Application engineering and Product management to ensure timely iterations.


– Serve through demonstrated technical accomplishments including holding patents, component design and systems design experience, and strong knowledge of mechanical design fundamentals

– Focal point for Customer collaboration and technical innovation

– Serve as key member of the Engineering Division staff, providing guidance, leadership, mentoring and intervention, as necessary, to strengthen the discipline, quality, reliability and rigor of our engineering work

– Execute functional responsibility for the Chief Engineers, Product Safety and Technical Regulations and Standards Organizations
Qualifications/Requirements: · Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, or Computer Science
· At least 10 additional years of technical leadership experience in a manufacturing or shop environment, including leading teams of engineers, specialists, and individuals across the business
· At least 5 years of experience in a manufacturing and/or engineering role
· Prior experience with a focus on managing technical programs and designing and developing new products related to solving product issues
· Prior experience with New Product Development (NPI) process, Lean Principles, and management methodologies
· Strong coaching expertise and success in working across the business functions, other GE businesses, and the global teams
· Solid business acumen and customer mindset
Additional Eligibility Qualifications:
Desired Characteristics: · Strong oral and written communication skills · Strong interpersonal and leadership skills · Six Sigma training

Job Segments: Energy, Gas, Oil, Engineer, Electrical, Engineering

Job Categories: Engineering Jobs in Nigeria. Job Types: Full-Time. Job expires in Endless.

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