Location(s): United States; Louisiana; New Orleans
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.
The Sr. Software Engineer - Back-end wil 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 GE's Predix platform.
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.
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.
Has the ability to 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.
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or in “STEM” Majors (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)
A minimum of 5 years of professional 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 • Must be willing to work in our New Orleans, LA facility full-time
Must submit application for employment through gecareers.com (or COS if internal) to be considered
Must be 18 years of age or older
Must be willing to take a drug test as part of the selection process
Must be willing to submit to a background investigation, including for example, verification of your past employment, criminal history, and educational background
Good knowledge on many from the following technology stack - Java, J2EE, Spring Framework, MVC, App server Knowledge (Tomcat,JBoss), OSGi, SOAP/REST webservices
Excellent knowledge with development tools and integrated build systems: Eclipse IDE, Jenkins/Hudson, Maven - Software development cycle and automated testing experience (TDD/BDD)
Strong Debugging and Troubleshooting Expertise
Previous experience with the GE Software Center of Excellence Predix platform.
Lean/Six Sigma Certification.
Experience working in an Agile software development environment
3-5+ years experience with Java
Experience with NodeJS
1-2 years experience with NOSQL databases
1-2 years experience with Relational databases (Oracle, MySQL, etc…)
3+ Years of developing REST APIs
3+ Years experience writing unit tests
2+ Experience using a CI system to automate builds
Understanding of HTTP and Network Layer overhead and latency
Understanding of how to optimize service data for size or speed
Working knowledge in configuration management tools such as CVS/SVN/ClearCase/Git/Perforce
Previous experience with Cloud Foundry/PaaS
Experience with C#
Experience with NewRelic
Experience with Logstash
Experience with Postgres
Experience with Lua
Experience with GOLang
Understanding of Delay Tolerant Networking (DTN)
Experience with CQRS
Demonstrated ability to work effectively across functions in a matrix environment.
Strong interpersonal skills, including the ability to diplomatically advocate for the appropriate support staffing levels.
Ideal candidate will also have experience presenting effectively to non-technical and executive audiences.
Strong analytical skills – strong problem solving skills, communicates in a clear and succinct manner and effectively evaluates information / data to make decisions; anticipates obstacles and develops plans to resolve.
Resourceful and quick learner; able to efficiently seek out, learn, & apply new areas of expertise as needed.
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