Lead Electrical Design Engineer

5-8 years
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Job Description

Job Description Summary

Based at GE Power Conversion Chennai site the Lead Electrical Engineer's role is an exciting opportunity for an action-oriented individual to provide Electromagnetic Analysis using Finite Element Analysis (EMAG FEA) for high power, large motors and generators. Activities contributing to the design and development of products, solutions and systems. Includes activities linked to technical improvement of existing products and components Impacts departmental operations and responsible for planning/execution. The role has some autonomy but is focused on execution of activities within an operating discipline covered by standard functional practices and procedures. Some judgment may be required but this is typically with guidance.

Job Description

Roles and Responsibilities

  • The Lead Electrical Engineer develops practical and innovative ways to identify and meet business goals. In this role you are responsible for work that is less defined in scope, utilize understanding and experience to execute business objectives, and have the ability to effect short-term and some long-term business goals.
  • Function as a specialist in the use and application of ANSYS -EMAG simulation tools (Maxwell, MotorCAD, Simplorer).
  • Sound Technical knowledge to design Rotating Electrical Machines for Oil & Gas, Marian, Industries, Hydro applications.
  • Create definitions of Rotating Machines Electrical parts, modules, and assemblies in the form of 2D cross sections, 3D models like Stator and Rotor Coils and Wound, Schematic Diagram, and Terminal Arrangement etc.
  • Sound Knowledge in Rotating machines manufacturing, assembly, and inspection.
  • Lead/Assist in coordinating and executing all technical activities throughout the sales opportunity (Inquiry To order) such as technical discovery, product presentations, demonstrations and evaluations.
  • knowledge and relationships to help customers solving engineering problems using Ansys Electromagnetics Products.
  • Guide/Support customers right from problem definition to problem setup, solution, visualization and interpretation, in order to improve customers productivity and satisfaction.
  • Understand various standards relevant to design of motor/generator as per NEMA/API/IEC ABS/ANSI/CSA/DIN/DNV/Lloyds/Ex standards.
  • Developing in-depth knowledge of a technical discipline. Uses prior experience and acquired technical expertise to execute policy/strategy.
  • In-depth understanding of key business drivers uses this understanding to accomplish own work. In-depth understanding of how work of own team integrates with other teams and contributes to the area.
  • Uses some level of judgment and has ability to propose different solutions outside of set parameters but with guidance. Uses prior experience and on-the-job training to solve straightforward tasks. Has access to technical skills and analytic thinking required to solve problems. May use multiple internal sources outside of own team to arrive at decisions.
  • A job at this level is likely to be an individual contributor with proven interpersonal skills or an early people leader who can hire and develop talent. Provides informal guidance to new team members.

Required Qualifications

  • Masters/ Bachelor's Degree from accredited college / university in Electrical Engineering or similar.
  • 5-8 years working experience in Rotating Electrical Machine design.
  • Good knowledge of electromagnetic fields, circuits, electric machines, and numerical methods.
  • Demonstrated use of ANSYS Maxwell or a similar 3D electromagnetics tool like Flux, JMAG, Opera would be an added advantage.
  • Analyze direct drive generator using advanced FE- and analytical modeling tools.
  • Analysis of the measurements carried out on generators.
  • Knowledge of permanent magnet machine, integration with converters and validation methods for both performance and routine testing is advantageous.
  • Analyzing and reporting electrical and some thermal and harmonics aspects of machine integration with power converters
  • Engaging personality, engineering curiosity and willingness for continuous learning.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to facilitate and conduct webinars and presentations to customers.
  • Demonstrated skills in writing and presenting in fluent English.

Desired Characteristics

  • Design of large Electrical rotating machines such as Induction, Synchronous DFIG, PMG machines.
  • Experience in using Six Sigma tools for continuous improvement.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Ability to design, sell and implement process improvements.
  • Proactive self-starter and change agent & ability to work under stress environment.
  • Cross functional, ability to work on matrix environment, and international team experience.
  • Effectively communicate across all organizational levels, departments, and functions.
  • Demonstrated technical aptitude and business acumen.

About Us

GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Disclosure of your Gender or Sexual orientation is completely Voluntary and not mandatory.

Additional Information

Relocation Assistance Provided: Yes

JOB TYPE

Function

Skills

Api
Marian
DNV
DIN
Iec
NEMA
EMAG
Fea
JMAG
Rotating Electrical Machines
permanent magnet machine
Ex
ABS
Csa
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Job Description Summary Based at GE Power Conversion Chennai site the Lead Electrical Engineer's role is an exciting opportunity for an action-oriented individual to provide Electromagnetic Analysis using Finite Element Analysis (EMAG FEA) for high power, large motors and generators. Activities contributing to the design and development of products, solutions and systems. Includes activities linked to technical improvement of existing products and components Impacts departmental operations and responsible for planning/execution. The role has some autonomy but is focused on execution of activities within an operating discipline covered by standard functional practices and procedures. Some judgment may be required but this is typically with guidance. Job Description Roles and Responsibilities The Lead Electrical Engineer develops practical and innovative ways to identify and meet business goals. In this role you are responsible for work that is less defined in scope, utilize understanding and experience to execute business objectives, and have the ability to effect short-term and some long-term business goals. Function as a specialist in the use and application of ANSYS -EMAG simulation tools (Maxwell, MotorCAD, Simplorer). Sound Technical knowledge to design Rotating Electrical Machines for Oil & Gas, Marian, Industries, Hydro applications. Create definitions of Rotating Machines Electrical parts, modules, and assemblies in the form of 2D cross sections, 3D models like Stator and Rotor Coils and Wound, Schematic Diagram, and Terminal Arrangement etc. Sound Knowledge in Rotating machines manufacturing, assembly, and inspection. Lead/Assist in coordinating and executing all technical activities throughout the sales opportunity (Inquiry To order) such as technical discovery, product presentations, demonstrations and evaluations. knowledge and relationships to help customers solving engineering problems using Ansys Electromagnetics Products. Guide/Support customers right from problem definition to problem setup, solution, visualization and interpretation, in order to improve customers' productivity and satisfaction. Understand various standards relevant to design of motor/generator as per NEMA/API/IEC ABS/ANSI/CSA/DIN/DNV/Lloyds/Ex standards. Developing in-depth knowledge of a technical discipline. Uses prior experience and acquired technical expertise to execute policy/strategy. In-depth understanding of key business drivers uses this understanding to accomplish own work. In-depth understanding of how work of own team integrates with other teams and contributes to the area. Uses some level of judgment and has ability to propose different solutions outside of set parameters but with guidance. Uses prior experience and on-the-job training to solve straightforward tasks. Has access to technical skills and analytic thinking required to solve problems. May use multiple internal sources outside of own team to arrive at decisions. A job at this level is likely to be an individual contributor with proven interpersonal skills or an early people leader who can hire and develop talent. Provides informal guidance to new team members. Required Qualifications Masters/ Bachelor's Degree from accredited college / university in Electrical Engineering or similar. 5-8 years working experience in Rotating Electrical Machine design. Good knowledge of electromagnetic fields, circuits, electric machines, and numerical methods. Demonstrated use of ANSYS Maxwell or a similar 3D electromagnetics tool like Flux, JMAG, Opera would be an added advantage. Analyze direct drive generator using advanced FE- and analytical modeling tools. Analysis of the measurements carried out on generators. Knowledge of permanent magnet machine, integration with converters and validation methods for both performance and routine testing is advantageous. Analyzing and reporting electrical and some thermal and harmonics aspects of machine integration with power converters Engaging personality, engineering curiosity and willingness for continuous learning. Strong inte

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