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Sr Software Engineer

  • GE Healthcare
  • Experienced
  • Posted 7/26/2017 4:45:35 PM
  • 2923803
  • Job Function: Digital Technology
  • Business Segment: Healthcare Digital
Location(s): United States; Illinois; Barrington; Hoffman Estates


About Us:
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.
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:
As a Senior Software Engineer on the Wall of Analytics Engineering Team, you will be responsible for designing/developing analytic solutions leveraging full stack Java/J2EE and Angular. You will be responsible for programing a component, feature and/or feature set. W You will work collaboratively with the scrum team, engineering manager(s), product owner(s), architect(s) to deliver feature/functionality on time with high quality.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Works independently and contributes to the immediate team and to other teams across business.
  • Be responsible for providing technical leadership and defining, developing, and evolving software in a fast paced and agile development environment using the latest software development technologies and infrastructure
  • Provide technical leadership to an agile team of 6 to 8 Software Engineers
  • Work with Product owners to understand product requirements & vision
  • Translate requirements / vision into prioritized list of user stories and deliver to required timelines and quality standards
  • Work with product line leaders and architects to develop multi generation software technology plans
  • Drive increased efficiency across the teams, eliminating duplication, leveraging product and technology reuse
  • Support process improvements which guide the development, sustaining & support activities
  • Coach, mentor and lead the team
  • Work cross functionally with other business departments to align activities and deliverables
  • Drive world-class quality in the development and support of products
  • Communicate effectively both within immediate team and also across SSG leadership team and with PLLs
  • Ensure team receives consistent messages and has clear understanding of business direction, strategy and results
  • Engage subject matter experts in successful transfer of complex domain knowledge
  • Apply principles of SDLC and methodologies like Lean/Agile/XP, CI, Software and Product Security, Scalability, Documentation Practices, refactoring and Testing Techniques
  • Write code that meets standards and delivers desired functionality using the technology selected for the project
  • Understand performance parameters and assess application performance
  • Work on core data structures and algorithms and implement them using technology chosen
  • Proactively share information across the team, to the right audience with the appropriate level of detail and timeliness

    Qualifications/Requirements:

    Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or in “STEM” Majors (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)
  • 6 to 8 years of professional experience in Java/J2EE, Spring, Hibernate, Web services, Junit, Spring Boot

    Eligibility Requirements:

  • Experience with Angular preferred
  • Familiarity with Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) applications or Platform as a Service (PaaS) with cloud providers like Azure or Amazon Web Services is a plus
  • Willingness to learn new technologies quickly
  • Ability to self-organize and work independently with minimal direction as part of a scrum team
  • Participate in design and code reviews
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Experience with best practices like Test Driven development, Behavior Driven Development is a plus.
  • 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.

    Desired Characteristics:

  • Experience with Windows and Unix / Linux based programming
  • Experience working on software projects in the Analytics space or in the healthcare domain preferred.
  • Certified Scrum Master preferred
  • Experience with SQL Server is a plus

    Business Acumen:

  • Demonstrates the initiative to explore alternate technology and approaches to solving problems
  • Skilled in breaking down problems, documenting problem statements and estimating efforts
  • Demonstrates awareness about competitors and industry trends
  • Has the ability to analyze impact of technology choices

    Leadership:

  • Ability to takes ownership of small and medium sized tasks and deliver while mentoring and helping team members
  • Ensures understanding of issues and presents clear rationale. Able to speak to mutual needs and win-win solutions. Uses two-way communication to influence outcomes and ongoing results
  • Identifies misalignments with goals, objectives, and work direction against the organizational strategy. Makes suggestions to course correct
  • Continuously measures deliverables of self and team against scheduled commitments. Effectively balances different, competing objectives
    Personal Attributes:
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Effective team building and problem solving abilities
  • Persists to completion, especially in the face of overwhelming odds and setbacks. Pushes self for results; pushes others for results through team spirit

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    Locations: United States; Illinois; Barrington; Hoffman Estates

    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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