Location(s): United States ; Louisiana; New Orleans
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: You'll be responsible for understanding functional/product requirements for component/module for a specific release, documenting it as functional specifications, applying principles to convert these specifications into stories/work units/then translating them into criteria for acceptable product performance; Works independently, at the same time collaborating w/all other roles w/in a product development life cycle to ensure product releases that meet organizational standards/customer needs.
Own medium sized feature or feature set requests
Interact with customers and product managers to understand customer needs and timelines
Apply Agile principles to translate unstructured or ambiguous work requests into actionable user stories and work units through problem decomposition and planning
Demonstrate practical experience in Agile Methodology to runs scrums and stand-ups to collaborate with engineering teams and support them with scope considerations, product requirements
Demonstrate increasing understanding of product and project management
Demonstrate superior knowledge of software development life cycles to collaborate with Quality Engineering and Build and Release teams
Ensure that intermediate and major features releases meet quality standards and functional requirements
Work with fellow team members and provides subject matter expertise to diagnose bugs and formulate solutions during User Acceptance Testing as well as after the product is deployed in Production
Show increasing understanding of the technology stack and its impact on the final product
Demonstrate awareness of Industrial trends and domain expertise
Demonstrate ability to influence customers and product managers through persuasion and influencing
Bachelor's Degree in “STEM” Majors (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) OR the completion of a code development pair-programming, bootcamp-style, or accelerated training curriculum focused on contemporary software development OR High School Diploma / GED with a 2 year minimum of IT experience.
Must be willing to travel
Must be willing to work out of an office located in New Orleans, LA
Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required.
Experience with Windows and Unix / Linux based programming
Experience working on software projects
Certified Scrum Master and/or Product Owner
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
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
Strong oral and written communication skills
Strong interpersonal skills
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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