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Sr Software Engineer

  • GE Oil & Gas
  • Experienced
  • Posted 1/22/2017 3:59:32 PM
  • 2817896
  • Job Function: Engineering/Technology
  • Business Segment: Oil & Gas Digital
Location(s): United States ; California; San Ramon


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:
The Sr. Software Engineer will be responsible for designing, developing and testing software to create solutions and services tailored to the needs of the business and external customers. Requires developed and strong foundation of function skills and knowledge of relevant technologies. You will be a member of an integrated squad working together to deliver successful outcomes on the GE Predix platform and on-premise hosted applications.

Essential Responsibilities:
As Sr Software Engineer, you are:
  • Responsible for programming a component, feature and or feature set.
  • Work independently and contribute to the immediate team and to other teams across business.
  • Contribute to design discussions.
  • Skilled in breaking down problems, documenting problem statements and estimating efforts.
  • Ability to take ownership of small and medium-sized tasks and deliver while mentoring and helping team members.
  • Can analyze impact of technology choices.
  • Helps drive pair programming practices and code reviews across the team.
  • Demonstrates awareness or product positioning and key differentiators.
  • Expert in writing code that meets standards and delivers desired functionality using the technology selected for the project.
  • Demonstrates the initiative to explore alternate technology and approaches to solving problems.
  • Skilled in core data structures and algorithms and implements them using appropriate chosen language.
  • Promotes transparency by proactively sharing design choices with appropriate audiences, with the appropriate level of detail and timeliness.
  • Demonstrates expert understanding of functional and nonfunctional requirements and their priority within the backlog.

    Qualifications/Requirements:

    Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering from an accredited college or university
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in software development using C#, Java or C++
  • Minimum of 1 year of experience Leading Software Teams
  • Minimum 2 years of experience working with Agile software development methodologies
  • Strong knowledge of OOA/D, software design patterns and principles
  • Experience with SQL DBs

    Eligibility Requirements

  • Able to work under minimal supervision
  • High energy, results driven person with strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to make basic technology choices based on experience
  • 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.

    Desired Characteristics:

    Technical Expertise:

  • Expert knowledge of Microsoft Visual Studio/TFS 2012 or later
  • Strong knowledge of JUnit or Test Driven Development practices
  • Expert in software development technologies
  • Strong knowledge of SOA based development and Cloud computing
  • Strong Web Service, XML technologies (SOAP, JAXB, WSDL, XML)
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Programming experience with Agile and/or Fastworks Methodology
  • Experience with Windows and SQL databases

    Business Acumen:

  • Strong business analysis and problem-solving skills
  • Evaluates products & processes to assure compliance. Measures the impact of trends (cyclical or a shift) and takes action relative to product value position and overall strategy
  • Ability to interact at all levels of the organization and with other GE businesses
  • Understand customers’ needs in an industrial setting
  • Manages project delivery in a quality fashion; obtains satisfactory levels of customer satisfaction.
  • Plans and facilitates collaborative discussions with client and others within GE to identify and prioritize client's overall business needs

    Leadership:

  • Ability to work with cross-functional teams to help build effective processes
  • Proactively identifies and removes project obstacles or barriers on behalf of the team
  • Articulates the story, uses two-way communication and influences outcomes and ongoing results
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Demonstrate awareness about competitors and industry
  • Demonstrated ability to define requirements and collaborate on solutions, leveraging personal technical knowledge and network of experts
  • Provides transparency into problem-solving approach and options

    Personal Attributes:

  • Effectively directs and mentors others in critical thinking skills
  • Proactively engages with cross-functional teams to resolve issues and design solutions using critical thinking and analytical skills and best practices
  • Influences and energizes others toward the common vision and goal. Maintains excitement for a process and drives to new directions of meeting the goal in the face of unfavorable odds and setbacks

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    Locations: United States ; California; San Ramon

    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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