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Staff Software Engineer

  • GE Healthcare
  • Experienced
  • Posted 1/24/2017 4:09:19 PM
  • 2829735
  • Job Function: Digital Technology
  • Business Segment: Healthcare Digital
Location(s): United States ; Washington; Seattle


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.

At GE Healthcare Digital in Seattle, WA, we’re leveraging our leadership in software development, user experience, platform analytics, cyber security and cloud-based solutions to deliver our vision to drive quality and efficiency globally through digital health technology. This is not aspiration. It’s transformation. And it’s happening now. We help medical professionals deliver great healthcare to their patients, and we are proud to be improving lives in moments that matter.
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:
Responsible for designing and programming a small module or a large component and designing a feature, set of features, or whole feature area. Works independently and contributes to the immediate team and to other teams across business. Leads design discussion in a limited manner.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Expert in breaking down problems and estimate time for development tasks.
  • Skilled in providing oversight and mentoring team members.
  • Shows ability to effectively delegate work.
  • Demonstrates the ability to make informed technology choices after due diligence and impact assessment.
  • Understands whole product, its modules and the interrelationship between them while being an expert in the assigned component or module.
  • Helps in designing interfaces and information exchange between modules. Serves as subject matter expert (SME) on one or more major modules.
  • Possesses advanced domain knowledge and shows great customer focus.
  • Demonstrates clarity of thinking to work through limited information and vague problem definitions.
  • Expert in processes / methodologies and Skilled in build, release & deployment processes.
  • Helps define his or her own role in the delivery of the product/service design.
  • Articulates the need for scalability and understands the importance of improving quality through testing.
  • Drives design reviews, defines interfaces between code modules, and applies existing technology to designs.
  • Expert in assessing application performance and optimizing/improving it through design and best coding practices.
  • Expert in core data structures as well as algorithms and has the ability to implement them using language chosen.
  • Drives functional design and implementation on one or more major modules.
  • Serves as SME and works closely with support and infrastructure services in troubleshooting customer and operational issues.

    Qualifications/Requirements:

    Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or in “STEM” Majors (Science, Technology, Engineering
    and Math)
  • A minimum of 8 years of professional experience OR Master’s degree with 6 years of experience
    OR PhD with 3 years of experience

    Eligibility Requirements:

  • 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:

    Technical Expertise:

  • Experience in designing large scale cloud based systems using micro-service architecture
  • Experience with Agile development methodologies, experimentation, services orient
    development model, data informed development
  • Prefer experience with C/C++, C#, HTML5, JavaScript, PowerShell, Azure Service Fabric and
    Paas

    Bonus Candidate Skills:

  • UI Design, CSS
  • Workflow and rules engine
  • Prior experience with performance and scalability of large scale cloud based systems

    Technical Leadership:

  • Demonstrates clarity of thinking to work through ambiguous problems
  • Proactively identifies and removes project obstacles or barriers on behalf of the team
  • Shares knowledge, power, and credit, establishing trust, credibility, and goodwill

    Personal Attributes:

  • Able to work under minimal supervision
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to interface with senior leadership with confidence
    and clarity
  • Able to work well with global teams, including time-zone flexibility

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    Locations: United States ; Washington; Seattle

    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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