General Electric Research Engineer - Postdoctoral Researcher in Uppsala, Sweden
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.
The position as Postdoctoral Researcher belongs to the Bioprocess business unit and is located within the Downstream Systems R&D Instrument Engineering team in Uppsala. The role is to drive the flow meter development independently in a cross functional and multidisciplinary environment.
In this temporary postdoctoral position, the purpose is to develop a new flow sensing technology for single use applications based on the Coriolis mass flow principle. The goal is a market introduction in a near future.
Biopharmaceutical industry is currently in a technology transition towards single use manufacturing. This creates new demands on process control that needs to be meet with novel technologies. This role will help GE Healthcare drive innovation in the R&D BioProcess organization.
Close co-operation with our Additive Manufacturing Center is expected to gain advantages from GE’s investment in advanced manufacturing technology.
Main responsibilities are:
Generate and optimize new concepts for Coriolis flow measurement system within Bioprocess by experimental and theoretical investigations
Design and build prototypes for tests in bioprocess applications
Integrate flow metering solutions into process manufacturing systems
Optimize design for manufacturability
Build expertise in flow metering for bioprocess applications
Investigate potential of additive manufacturing in product development and production
Represent company in this scientific field by generating IP and scientific contributionsIf you have any questions regarding the position, please contact recruiting manager George Glosemeyer, George.email@example.com
PhD in engineering
Experience in vibrational analysis
Skilled in hands-on laboratory work
Multiphysics simulation experience
Experience in sensing technology
Coriolis flow sensing experience meriting
Additive manufacturing experience
Understanding in electronics designPersonal characteristics:
Innovative and curious
System approach, willing to work in multiple discipline environment
Analytical way of working with good experimental skills
Locations: Sweden; Uppsala