Business Unit: Distributed Generation
Requisition Number: 226554
Primary Location: United States-New York-Olean
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Mid level
Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree
Travel Required: 10%
Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationally for more than 165 years. As a global technology company, Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, the Company is organized in eight Divisions: Power and Gas, Power Generation Services, Energy Management, Building Technologies, Mobility, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives, and Financial Services.
Siemens is the leading service partner for ensuring high reliability and optimal performance of rotating power equipment within the utility, oil & gas, and industrial processing industries worldwide – as well as for wind turbines. Siemens’ extensive national network of service technicians is able to quickly and comprehensively offer expert service to maximize the lifecycle of power generation equipment, helping to ensure reliability and prevent downtime.
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- Maintain good records
- Perform front-end technical evaluations, perform basic calculations, and conduct preliminary design/proposal review meetings to mitigate technical risk on revamp/upgrade opportunities.
- Review Client data and perform technical review to investigate if sufficient details are available to develop a revamp/upgrade solution and to evaluate existing machinery reliability concerns from a design perspective.
Perform technical data integrity checks:
Develop and review aerodynamic solutions (SmartPerf files)
Check for application of proper correction factors
Check mechanical fit / stage spacing requirements
Review for best method of manufacture
Check for proper material selection
Develop Aerodynamic and Mechanical Revamp/Upgrade Options to address Client needs/concerns
Develop cost model for proposed solution (hardware, labor, engineering, buy-out, risk, travel, and commercial instrument costs)
Develop technical/commercial proposals and present data to customers (internal, and external as required)
Performance & mechanical details
Payback analysis (value calculations)
Scope of supply, price, and delivery
Facilitate order entry and commercial review of Client Purchase Agreement
Lead Project Kick-Off Meetings
Lead / train new application engineer's on:
Basic aerodynamic performance calculations
Centrifugal compressor product features
Developing revamp solutions and writing proposals
Following the inquiry/application process
Develop and maintain electronic tools to assist other Application Engineers
Bachelors' degree required
At least 5 years progressive engineering experience is required;
Experience working for a major rotating equipment supplier is required.
Working foundational knowledge of these subjects is required: compressor thermodynamic performance, rotordynamics, strength of materials, materials of construction selection, machinery design, and compressor aerodynamic design.
Experience writing technical/commercial proposals is required
Travel up to 10%