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Sr Software Engineer - Predix

  • GE Digital
  • Experienced
  • Posted 9/1/2017 4:49:38 PM
  • 2974208
  • Job Function: Digital Technology
  • Business Segment: Digital Predix Products & Technology
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.

At GE Digital, we are creating technology and solutions to enable social, mobile, analytical and cloud capabilities for the Industrial Internet. The Industrial Internet is an open, global network that connects people, data and machines. It’s about making infrastructure more intelligent and advancing the industries critical to the world we live in. At GE, we believe it’s about the future of industry—energy, healthcare, transportation, manufacturing. It’s about making the world work better. GE is transforming itself to become the world's premier digital industrial company, executing critical outcomes for our customers. Explore how you can drive greater asset reliability, lower operating costs, reduce risk and accelerate operational performance with our Predix platform and software solutions.
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 GE Predix Platform Engineering team is looking for Staff Software Engineer with experience building and supporting B2B e-commerce catalogs and large scale PaaS platforms.; strong communication skills, and a motivation to achieve results in a fast paced environment.

Essential Responsibilities:
You will be accountable for building and supporting wide range of services for the Predix platform for the Industrial Internet, focusing on the DevOps and BizOps tools to help our customers plan, build and manage their production and development environments. Specifically, You will be working on catalog services that forms the underlying repository for catalog items like micro services, applications, analytics, etc. that are monetized in the Predix PaaS. This team provides services to Predix.io portal which delivers the developer experience for end developers to register, subscribe and use the PaaS layer.

We are looking for smart, enthusiastic, and friendly technologists to design, build, support, and grow the tools our developers and customers use nearly every minute of their day. You’ll help us design and build the ecosystem of tools that support GE Predix Platform’s developer community. You will also be a critical part of that community, as we apply the same discoveries and innovations that go into our software to our own systems.

Essential Responsibilities:
  • Capture system level requirements by brainstorming with Sr. Architects, Data Scientists, Businesses & Product Managers
  • Execute in a fast pace delivery mode and focus in delivering tasks to meet the product release goal
  • Be responsible for the design, develop and test multiple software modules
  • Ensure implementation meets design objectives
  • Investigate and evaluate new technologies
  • Establish yourself as a thought leader across the software organization related to data and application services software design and coding principals interfacing to cloud computing architectures
  • Engage in technical discussions; participate in technical designs and present technical ideas through white boarding
  • Work closely with your peers and keep engaging in a fast pace technical design and development team
  • Execute in a fast pace delivery mode and focus in delivering tasks to meet the product release goal
  • Maintain code quality through best practices, unit testing and code quality automation
  • Seek and provide feedback on design and development
  • Help in designing interfaces and information exchange between modules
  • Be an expert in writing code that meets standards and delivers the desired functionality using the technology selected for the project
  • Participate in design reviews, define interfaces between code modules, and applies existing technology to designs
  • Drive application performance and optimization/improvements for your modules and components
  • Be an expert in core data structures as well as algorithms and has the ability to implement them using language of choice
  • Work with Product Line Leaders (PLLs) to understand product requirements & vision

    Qualifications/Requirements:
    Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or in “STEM” Majors (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) or Minimum 3 years of experience in building large-scale, enterprise-wide applications
  • A minimum of 5 years of professional experience in building large-scale, enterprise-wide applications OR Master’s degree with 3 years of experience in building large-scale, enterprise wide applications.

    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
  • Must be willing to travel
  • Must be willing to work out of an office located in San Ramon, CA

    Desired Characteristics:
  • Strong knowledge of Object Oriented Analysis and Design, Software Design Patterns and Java coding principles
  • Committed to TDD methodology and XP programming techniques
  • Experience with Core Java development
  • Contributed to or maintained open source projects
  • Hands-on experience in web services (REST, SOAP, OAuth etc.), using Apache Commons Suite & Maven, SQL databases such as Oracle MySQL, PostgreSQL etc., and NoSQL databases such as Cassandra, Riak, Couchbase etc.
  • Hands-on experience in utilizing Spring Framework (Core, MVC, Integration and Data)
  • Strong understanding of data structures and algorithms.
  • Experience with Big Data / Hadoop and NoSQL databases is a big plus
  • Knowledge of or experience with building applications on Cloud Foundry
  • Strong problem solving abilities and capable of articulating specific technical topics or assignments
  • Demonstrates clarity of thinking to work through limited information and vague problem definitions
  • Able to work under minimal supervision
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to interface with senior leadership with confidence and clarity

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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.

    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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