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Build and Release Engineer

  • GE Digital
  • Experienced
  • Posted 1/23/2017 4:05:13 AM
  • 2650005
  • Job Function: Digital Technology
  • Business Segment: Digital Information Technology & Digital Thread
Location(s): United States; Michigan, Ohio, Georgia; Van Buren Township, Atlanta, Alpharetta, Cincinnati


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:
Network Engineer to implement connectivity solutions for cloud, SaaS, SDN, and internet hosted enterprise services. This individual will be part of a team focused on deploying cloud hosted services, determining how they will will be utilized, secured, and interconnected with resources hosted in the traditional enterprise backbone. These efforts will have a dramatic impact on how application architecture and workload placement will shift in a future “cloud” enabled environment.

Essential Responsibilities:
  • Be an expert in the organization on developments with cloud-hosted infrastructure and platform services, software defined networking (SDN), and related connectivity solutions.
  • Design and implement solutions able to solve enterprise challenges including distributing workloads across multiple public and private cloud environments, services accessibility, and an increasingly externally connected workforce.
  • Partner with peer infrastructure teams, business application teams, and vendor teams to design large scale enterprise networking meeting the critical needs of a workforce of >300,000 employees in >160 countries.
  • Collaborate with Network Principal Technologists (PT) and Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) to bring cutting edge networking technology to the environment by driving New Technology Introduction (NTI) efforts
  • Mentor junior team members to develop their technical expertise
  • Effectively communicate to all levels of the organization including SMEs, Principal Technologist, CTO, CIOs, etc.

    Qualifications/Requirements:

    Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Systems, Information Technology, Computer Science or Engineering from an accredited college or university OR in lieu of a degree must have a high school diploma with equivalent experience.
  • Minimum 3-5 years of experience in a design or engineering role in network infrastructure

    Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be willing to work out of a GE Hub Location (Van Buren Twp, MI
  • 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.
  • Minimum 1-3 years of experience supporting large enterprise network infrastructure at a Fortune 500 company

    Desired Characteristics:

  • Cisco Certifications including CCNP, CCDP, CCIE, CCDE
  • Experience with cloud providers including Amazon(AWS), Microsoft(Azure), Rackspace
  • Minimum 3 years of experience designing / implementing some or all of the following: firewalls such as Cisco ASA or Checkpoint, IPS, load balancers, Cisco ASR, Nexus
  • Able to work across technology and process teams in developing solutions
  • Experience successfully translating business requirements into technical solutions
  • Demonstrated ability to bring conflicting viewpoints to consensus
  • Strong track record of understanding and interest in current and emerging technologies demonstrated through training, job experience and / or industry activities
  • Strong team player – collaborates well with others to solve problems and actively incorporates input from various sources
  • Experience working with others on a global basis
  • Applies knowledge to coach and mentor others
  • Demonstrated customer focus – evaluates decisions through the eyes of the customer, builds strong customer relationships, creates processes with customer viewpoint and partners with customers to help shape their future initiatives
  • Strong analytical and strong problem solving skills - communicates in a clear and succinct manner and effectively evaluates information / data to make decisions, anticipates obstacles and develops plans to resolve, creates actionable strategies and operational plans
  • Change oriented – actively generates process improvements , champions and drives change initiatives, confronts difficult circumstances in creative ways, balances multiple and competing priorities and executes accordingly

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    Locations: United States; Michigan, Ohio, Georgia; Van Buren Township, Atlanta, Alpharetta, Cincinnati

    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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