Lead Project Networking Engineer

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Job Description Summary

The Lead Project Networking Engineer will provide technical expertise in networking, configuration, installation, commissioning. Work within the Projects group on technical responses to RFP’s, technically train field Service Engineers as well as Sales personnel on networking solutions from end-to-end.

Job Description

About us:
Grid Solutions, a GE Renewable Energy business, serves customers globally with over 12,000 employees. We provide power utilities and industries worldwide with equipment, systems, and
services to bring power reliably and efficiently from the point of generation to end power consumers. We are focused on addressing the challenges of the energy transition by enabling the safe and reliable connection of renewable and distributed energy resources to the grid. For more about GE’s Grid Solutions, visit https://www.gegridsolutions.com.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Networking at or greater than the skill set of CCNA, CCNP Preferred.
  • Work within the Projects group on RFP Technical response support.
  • Training and training development/deployment on L3 Networking.
  • Communicates with all areas of the business in supporting Customers including; Sales, Technology, Product Services, Quality, Manufacturing, and any others as required, to resolve customer technical issues.
  • Specify needs, communicates about project approach and presents outcomes of research done.
  • Be responsible for diverse clients in a region.
  • Work on the basis of predefined contracts and frameworks. Some latitude to deviate from those conditions.
  • Be responsible for major contributions to the development of an operational year plan for own department activities of the team.

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering or related field
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience with networking systems, system-level design, and troubleshooting concepts
  • Ability and willingness to travel up to 20%

Desired Characteristics:

  • CCNA, CCNP
  • Strong Interpersonal Communication skills required.
  • Solid written summary and technical report writing skills required.
  • Ability to work independently at times.
  • Ability to coordinate several projects simultaneously.
  • Effective problem identification and solution skills.
  • Proven analytical and organizational ability

Additional Information

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. 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.

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable).

Relocation Assistance Provided: No