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Staff Software Engineer

  • GE Energy Connections
  • Experienced
  • Posted 7/26/2017 5:35:37 PM
  • 2877362
  • Job Function: Engineering/Technology
  • Business Segment: Energy Connections Automation & Controls
Location(s): United States; Virginia; Charlottesville


About Us:

GE is a leading provider of automation and controls technology and services for power generation, distribution and adjacent applications across industry. Our differentiated Industrial Internet solutions enable customers to optimize equipment performance and ensure reliable and efficient operations by
connecting their machines, data, insights and people. Our dedicated team includes some of the best minds in automation capable of solving our customers’ toughest
challenges. To learn more, please visit: www.geautomation.com.   

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.

Role Summary:

Our Staff Software Engineers are responsible for the
design, development, and maintenance of Industrial Internet to control system
edge products and software platforms. Join GE’s Automation & Controls
Technology team and use your skills to develop software for our Edge
to Cloud offerings.

Essential Responsibilities:

As a Staff Software Engineer, you will:

  • Be responsible for providing technical leadership to an agile team of 5-7 and
    defining, developing, and evolving software in a fast paced and agile
    development environment using the latest software development technologies and
    infrastructure
  • Work with product line leaders to understand product requirement and vision and
    develop multi-generation software technology plans
  • Be involved in all phases of software development from product definition to
    production release
  • Evangelize how our technology solves customer problems from a technology and business
    perspective
  • Strong knowledge of Object Oriented Analysis and Design, Software Design Patterns.
    Hands-on experience in web services (REST, SOAP, etc.)
  • Apply principles of SDLC, and methodologies like Lean/Agile/XP, CI
  • Program in C#, C++, Java etc.) all applications, components, systems and networks
  • Lead continuous improvements to the development process to aid productivity and to increase quality
  • Coach, mentor, lead the team to work cross functionally with other business functions
    to align activities and deliverables



Qualifications/Requirements:
Basic Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Systems, Computer Science or Engineering from an accredited college or university, or equivalent degree
  • Minimum of 5 years of software development experience
Eligibility Requirements
  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job.


Desired Characteristics:
  • Master’s Degree / PhD in Computer Science
  • Exposure to JavaScript, HTML5, .NET, DCOM, SQL server, SOA, JBOSS, XML, C++, COM
  • Experience with Node.js for web front end development
  • Previous system administration experience with Linux and Windows
  • Experience developing software as a service, including micro-services (such as Cloud Foundry, Service Fabric, etc…), containerization, web services
  • Knowledge of application Security best practices
  • Knowledge of data structures, algorithms, and software engineering principles
  • Knowledge of at least one Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery Software (Jenkins, Bamboo, Cruise Control, Electric Commander, etc.)
  • Demonstrates awareness about industry trends and competitors
  • Continuously measures deliverables of self and team against scheduled commitments
  • Pushes self and others for results through team spirit
  • Knowledge of Ethernet communication protocols
  • Experience with embedded SW development and RTOS (Real-Time Linux, VxWorks, QNX)
  • Knowledge of Industrial Controls
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to interface with senior leadership with confidence and clarity
  • Strong knowledge of Object Oriented Analysis and Design, Software Design Patterns. Hands-on experience in web services (REST, SOAP, etc)
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Locations: United States; Virginia; Charlottesville

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.
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