Software Performance and Data Visualization Specialist
GE Energy Connections
Posted 1/3/2017 2:03:44 PM
Business Segment: Energy Connections Headquarters
Location(s): United States ; New York; Schenectady
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 Energy Connections designs and deploys industry-leading technologies that turn the world on. We transport, convert, automate and optimize energy to ensure we provide safe, efficient and reliable electrical power. Uniting all the resources and scale of the world’s first digital industrial company, we connect brilliant machines, grids, and systems to power utility, oil & gas, marine, mining and renewables customers, that keep our world running. www.GEEnergyConnections.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: The Software Performance and Data Visualization Specialist will be the key contributor to developing tools to improve engineering simulation performance and visualization of modeling results.
Assist in developing software tools to help improve engineering application simulation performance
Develop and extend existing web-based visualization tools for displaying complex engineering results
Assist in developing tools to help improve business processes within the GE Energy Consulting Group (ECG)
Develop novel approaches to job scheduling for distributed computing problems
Support ECG cloud-based computing initiatives
Work with internal and external clients to develop custom and standard software solutions
Make recommendations on improvements to ECG computing infrastructure - hardware change outs to improve performance & productivity
Support ECG Software development team for off-network applications
Support non-standard software and hardware implementations
Assist in the implementation of automated workflows to improve ECG internal processes
Manage projects related to improving efficiency or reducing ECG costs
Bachelor degree in an Information Technology/Management OR related field (computer science, computer systems engineering, information technology, electronic media, engineering, physics, mathmateics)
Strong communication and problem solving skills
Strong software development skills in modern object oriented languages
Experience with Microsoft Azure or Amazon Web Services
Demonstrated experience of developing web-based visualization tools
Demonstrated business process improvement skills
Demonstrated project management skills
Experience with Windows HPC Server job scheduler
Experience with the GE Predix Framework
Experience with full-stack web development
Experience with C# and Windows Presentation Framework (WPF)
Ability to build and maintain databases for consistency and performance
Experience with Data Driven Documents (D3) for visualization
Experience with HTML5
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