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Role Summary: GE Digital is looking for an experienced Software Engineer to work on several exciting projects that will have a very positive impact on GE’s business.
Essential Responsibilities: You will be responsible for programming a feature and or a small feature set. You will contribute to the team and works with direction from the Senior Team Members or management but works independently.
In this role you will:
Act as a member of the Brilliant Manufacturing Software team, representing the face of high quality design and development practices
Develop high performing, scaling and innovative end-to-end web applications
Collaborate with system engineers, frontend developers and software developers to implement solutions that are aligned with and extend shared platforms and solutions
Apply principles of SDLC and methodologies like Lean/Agile/XP, CI, Software and Product Security, Scalability, Documentation Practices, refactoring and Testing Techniques
Writes codes that meets standards and delivers desired functionality using the technology selected for the project
Build features such as web services and Queries on existing tables
Understand performance parameters and assess application performance
Work on core data structures and algorithms and implement them using language of choice
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or in “STEM” Majors (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) or Equivalent experience
A minimum of 2 years of professional experience building software applications
GE Leadership Program Graduates will get credit towards relevant work experience, commensurate to the program they have completed
Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. GE may agree to sponsor an individual for an employment visa now or in the future if there is a shortage of individuals with particular skills.
Must be willing to work out of an office located in Boston, Massachusetts
Desired Characteristics: Technical Expertise:
Experience developing web applications (Spring, RESTful, Jersey, RestEasy,JAX-WS, Web Services)
Experience with database tools (JPA, Hibernate,JDBC, Spring Data)
Experience with rules engines (Camel, Drools, JRules) & modern tooling (Gradle, Maven, Git, SVN, Jenkins)
Have a solid understanding of the underlying infrastructure needed to run a large distributed web application
Has the ability to break down problems and estimate time for development tasks
Has the ability to make basic technology choices based on experience
Demonstrates awareness about competitors and industry
Has the ability to take ownership of small tasks and deliver without supervision while using their discretion to seek help when necessary
Voices opinions and presents clear rationale. Uses data or factual evidence to influence
Recognizes collaborative behavior and participates in collaborative activities
Learns organization vision statement and decision making framework. Able to understand how team and personal goals/objectives contribute to the organization vision
Demonstrate the ability to help team members
Seeks to understand problems thoroughly before implementing solutions. Asks questions to clarify requirements when ambiguities are present
Identifies opportunities for innovation and offers new ideas. Takes the initiative to experiment with new software frameworks
Adapts to new environments and changing requirements. Pivots quickly as needed. When coached, responds to need & seeks info from other sources
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