General Electric Control Systems Research Engineer in Niskayuna, New York
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As a Control Systems Research Engineer you will develop models, advanced controls, optimization, estimation, and detection technologies. You will have to work independently as well as in a team to develop systems technology solutions for a variety of GE product applications including turbo-machinery, renewable energy systems, locomotives, and healthcare systems.
Responsibilities will include working closely with business stakeholders and project team members to meet project deliverables. The employee will need to work independently as well as in a team to develop and deliver solutions in systems technologies including modeling, advanced controls, optimization, estimation, and detection to develop technology differentiation for GE products and services.
As a Control Systems Research Engineer, you will:
Work independently as well as with a diverse team to develop and apply advanced technology solutions to GE products and services using modeling, advanced controls, optimization, estimation, and detection technologies.
Validate performance of developed solution through simulations and application on target product to mature technology to be transferred to the GE business.
Document technology and results through patent applications, technical reports, and publications.
Stay current with advances in system technologies to seek out new ideas and applications.
Work in a team environment with colleagues across GE Global Research and GE business units.
Doctorate degree in an Engineering field with experience in design of advanced controls, optimization, estimation, or detection algorithms. Or a Master’s degree in an Engineering field with a minimum of 3 years of experience in design of advanced controls, optimization, estimation, or detection algorithms.
Knowledge and application of advanced controls, optimization, estimation, or detection algorithms.
Proficiency in MATLAB/Simulink and C, C++, or Python.
Demonstrated experience (algorithm development and software implementation) in developing systems solutions for complex physical systems (e.g. mechanical systems, chemical plants, power systems, transportation, aviation systems).
Willingness to travel at a minimum of 2 weeks per year.
Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals at the Masters level for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job opening.
Must be willing to work out of an office located in Niskayuna, NY.
Must be 18 years or older.
You must submit your application for employment on the careers page at www.gecareers.com to be considered.
Experience with real-time implementation of system solutions in a variety of hardware platforms.
Knowledge of other dynamic system simulation packages, such as Easy5, NPSS, etc.
Experience developing controls solutions for industrial applications e.g. locomotives, wind turbines, oil & gas systems, power plants, healthcare systems, aerospace.
Experience in developing model predictive control
Experience in developing cyber-security algorithms
Exposure to industrial control hardware programming and industrial control software development
Strong analytical skills
Strong interpersonal skills
Self-motivated and ability to work independently and as part of a team
Experience with program management which includes setting up schedules, milestones, technical reviews, tracking funding etc.
Demonstrated ability to take an innovative idea from a concept to a product.
Locations: United States; New York; Niskayuna
GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.