About Us :
GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive.
Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.
Role Summary :
Support development, design & test of the aux logic controller (ALC) and combination of cycle skippers and phase controllers providing the core auxiliary functions for locomotive and off-
highway mining vehicle applications. The Engineer / Technologist executes, validates & supports concept and design development.
In this role you will utilize fundamental engineering and control systems skills to solve component and sw-related issues associated with obsolescence, reliability and productivity.
Essential Responsibilities :
This role will be focused around the cycle-skipper and phase controller design and functionality on locomotive and OHV.
Implement, verify and validate control and diagnostic algorithms in a model-based Matlab environment, included but not limited to, PI regulators, microprocessor control, sensor peripherals, battery charging and motor drive theory.
Support the Lead and Senior Engineers in evaluation of concepts and development of detailed controller software designs.
Support requirements and interface definition for rotating electrical machines, power-electronics, and controller micro-electronics components.
Support converter measurements & characterization for medium & high voltage power electronics
Support the investigation, root-cause identification, and resolution of drives control reliability issues.
Document technical data generated by the assigned project consistent with engineering policies and procedures
Provide timely communications on significant issues or developments
Participate as a presenter in technical reviews
Develop technical documentation for the tasks consistent with engineering policies and procedures
Qualifications / Requirements :
Bachelor of Science in an Engineering Discipline
One year of experience in an Engineering position
Experience or training in control system design, lab setup techniques and PCB control schemes
Experience or training using a control modeling system (i.e. Matlab, MatrixX) and / or C / C++ software development
Knowledge of electric machines (AC & DC motors, alternators, transformers) and power electronics (SCR, GTO, IGBT)
Ability and willingness to work "hands-on" in test labs and on locomotives or off-highway trucks with high HP (1000 KVA), medium voltage (2 KV) and high current (10 KA) systems.
Desired Characteristics :
BSEE or MSEE
Experience with system level validation testing
Experience with transportation / locomotive auxiliary or traction equipment, systems, control, diagnostics, design or test
Strong technical aptitude, including applicable engineering tools and systems
Solid oral and written communication skills
Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
Locations : India; Bengaluru