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R & D Software Engineer

  • GE Oil & Gas
  • Experienced
  • Posted 5/8/2017 3:35:45 PM
  • 2898350
  • Job Function: Engineering/Technology
  • Business Segment: Oil & Gas Digital Solutions
Location(s): United States; New York; Skaneateles, Syracuse, Auburn


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Role Summary:
GE Inspection Technologies seeks a Software Engineer for R&D Engineering Team. This candidate will help team develop the most advanced hand-held remote visual inspection (RVI) equipment in the world. Work entails design & development of embedded software for control & visualization via a combination of digital signal processors (DSP’s), x86/x64 multicore CPU’s, & current generation graphics processing units (GPU’s), with an emphasis on design for testability & validation automation.

Essential Responsibilities:
In the role of R&D Software Engineer, you will:

  • Design and implementation embedded software with graphical user interface and interface that software with product hardware via driver software
  • Design and implementation of time critical processing routines for communication, control, & mechatronics
  • Create and review of design documents, with traceability to requirements and implementation
  • Incorporate of testability features into embedded software to facilitate automated validation and regression testing
  • Translate product requirements into estimated SW tasks. Develop SW iteratively using agile methods.
  • Provide support and debug of embedded systems currently in production, interfacing with production engineers as appropriate

    Qualifications/Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or related Engineering field from an accredited College or University
  • Minimum 3 years of software industry experience including minimum 1 year of C/C++ programming experience

    Desired Characteristics:
  • Experience with or knowledge of video systems, illumination technologies, and video borescopes
  • Ability to utilize specifications to enhance testability, functionality, and product value
  • Ability to interface with stakeholders to develop and review requirements and plans
  • Experience directing or leading other software and validation engineers
  • Desire to be part of a highly collaborative team of engineers, product managers, and production employees
  • Detail-oriented and self-starting
  • Working knowledge of C#, Python, Microsoft Visual Studio, .net, wpf, prism, QT, Windows and Linux scripting languages.
  • Linux and Windows based tools and development environments
  • General embedded software/firmware/driver development including interrupt/DMA handlers, using bus and serial protocols, peripheral drivers, and hardware abstraction
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

    PLEASE NOTE: Skaneateles, NY is the preferred location, however other U.S. locations may be considered.

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    Locations: United States; New York; Skaneateles, Syracuse, Auburn

    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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