Lead Engineer – EDGE Controls

GE Renewable Energy

  • Bengaluru, India
Lead Engineer – EDGE Controls
Job Posted : Aug 13th, 2021

Job Description

Systems engineering is a cross-functional engineering discipline centered on an approach, mindset, and process. All activities that consider both the business and the technical needs of the customers with the goal of providing a quality product that meets the users needs. The discipline that executes a robust process of design, creation, and optimization of systems, consisting of identification and quantification of system requirements, creation of alternate system design concepts, performance of design trade studies, selection and implementation of the best designs and verification that the design is properly integrated and executed. Process that proceeds from concept to production to operation.
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.


  • Perform requirements engineering for new apps and analytics, including analysis, quantification and documentation of requirements and design trade-offs for wind turbine / wind-farm level / hybrid energy systems Predix / EDGE OS / Azure IOT EDGE / other industry standard EDGE OS based analytics / optimization algorithms.
  • Design analytics / optimization algorithm in C / C++ / C# / Python (primary) code, as well as consolidate test case for functional and system level testing.
  • Verify & validate implementation of new apps/algorithms by executing test cases either via simulation or remote testing on actual customer turbines.
  • Deploy and follow established process to containerize algorithm as an app and deploy in an actual wind farm in the Predix / EDGE OS / Azure IOT EDGE / Other industry standard EDGE OS environment and verify the algorithm performance.
  • Execute routine analyses using vested methods and technologies and/or contributes to technological developments in teams under supervision.
  • Contribute to product configuration management, sustaining and customer support.
  • Support product development program, design review discussions and present relevant design details to chief engineers for evaluation and approval.
  • Collaborate with other Engineering and Global Research Center teams on new energy system control technology and lead design implementation efforts.
  • The applicant may be called to travel up to 10% of the time to support product validation, product and customer discussions.

Qualifications/ Requirements:-

  • Master / Bachelor Degree in Electrical / Controls / Mechatronics Engineering with Renewable Energy Emphasis preferred.
  • 5-6 years of experience in software development (Python, C, C++, C#) testing, validation, and deployment.
  • 2-3 years of experience relevant to wind turbine systems, service, Predix App development or Control system design.
  • Experience with MATLAB Simulink, C/C++/C# , Python, Predix, Edge OS, Azure IOT EDGE.
  • Hands on experience in building Machine Learning and ANN algorithms.
  • Hands on experience in implementing cyber security and coding standards.
  • Demonstrated success in a global team environment, effective communication skills and self-starter, who delivers results with minimal supervision.


  • Bengaluru, India.

Company Overview:-

GE (NYSE:GE) rises to the challenge of building a world that works. For more than 125 years, GE has invented the future of industry, and today the company’s dedicated team, leading technology, and global reach and capabilities help the world work more efficiently, reliably, and safely. GE’s people are diverse and dedicated, operating with the highest level of integrity and focus to fulfil GE’s mission and deliver for its customers. www.ge.com