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Sr Software Engineer

  • GE Corporate
  • Experienced
  • Posted 11/17/2017 2:51:47 PM
  • 2955154
  • Job Function: Digital Technology
  • Business Segment: Corporate Business Innovations
Location(s): United States; California, Massachusetts; San Ramon, Boston


About Us:

Avitas Systems is a wholly owned subsidiary of GE, the
world’s Digital Industrial Company. At
GE and Avitas we are transforming industry with software-defined machines and
solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people,
leadership development, services, technology and scale, Avitas delivers better
outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industrial
inspection.

Avitas offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging
careers, and competitive compensation. Avitas 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.

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 programing a component, feature and or feature set. Works independently and contributes to the immediate team and to other teams across business. Contributes to design discussions.

Essential Responsibilities:
  • Be responsible for providing technical leadership and defining, developing, and evolving
    software in a fast paced and agile development environment using the latest software
    development technologies and infrastructure
  • Provide technical leadership to an
    agile team of 5-7
  • Work with Product Line Leaders (PLLs) to understand product
    requirements & vision
  • Translate requirements / vision into prioritized list of user
    stories and deliver to required timelines and quality standards
  • Work with product
    line leaders and architects to develop multi generation software technology
    plans
  • Drive increased efficiency across the teams, eliminating duplication,
    leveraging product and technology reuse
  • Support process improvements which
    guide the development, sustaining & support activities
  • Coach, mentor and lead
    the team
  • Work cross functionally with other business departments to align activities
    and deliverables
  • Drive world-class quality in the development and support of
    products
  • Engage subject matter experts in successful transfer of complex domain
    knowledge
  • Apply principles of SDLC and methodologies like Lean/Agile/XP, CI,
    Software and Product Security, Scalability, Documentation Practices, refactoring and Testing
    Techniques
  • Write code that meets standards and delivers desired functionality
    using the technology selected for the project
  • Understand performance parameters
    and assess application performance
  • Work on core data structures and algorithms
    and implement them using technology chosen
  • Proactively share information across
    the team, to the right audience with the appropriate level of detail and timeliness


Qualifications/Requirements:
Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or in “STEM” Majors
    (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)
  • A minimum of 4 years of professional
    experience in Software development (minimum 2 years if graduate of a GE Leadership Program) OR Master’s degree with 3 years of experience Software
    development

    Desired Characteristics:
    • Strong knowledge of Object Oriented Analysis and Design, Software Design Patterns and
      Java coding principles
    • Hands-on experience in web services (REST, SOAP, WSDL
      etc.), using Apache Commons Suite & Maven, SQL Database such as Oracle MySQL,
      PostgreSQL etc.
    • Hands-on experience in utilizing Spring Framework (Core, MVC,
      Integration and Data)
    • Experience with Big Data / Hadoop and NoSQL Database is a
      big plus
    • Strong problem solving abilities and capable of articulating specific
      technical topics or assignments
    • Experience in building scalable and highly available
      distributed systems Master’s Degree/ PHD in Computer Science
    • Demonstrates the
      initiative to explore alternate technology and approaches to solving problems
    • Skilled
      in breaking down problems, documenting problem statements and estimating
      efforts
    • Ability to takes ownership of small and medium sized tasks and deliver while
      mentoring and helping team members
    • 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
    • Strong oral and written
      communication skills
    • Strong interpersonal skills


    Locations: United States; California, Massachusetts; San Ramon, Boston

    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.

    GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion​ of a background investigation and drug screen.


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