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Staff Software Engineer

  • Experienced
  • Posted 10/31/2017 10:52:26 AM
  • 2997767
  • Job Function: Digital Technology
  • Business Segment: Digital Technology
Location(s): United States; Michigan; Van Buren Township


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:
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

    Eligibility Requirements:
  • 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 out of an office located in Van Buren Township, Michigan

    Desired Characteristics:
  • Experience working with web applications such as Java, PHP, Python, JQueryUI, Ajax, etc.
  • Experience in Predix platform
  • Excellent verbal and written communication.
  • Excellent 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.
  • Experience in Agile Sprint planning and execution
  • Demonstrated customer focus – evaluates decisions through the eyes of the customer; builds strong customer relationships and creates processes with customer viewpoint.
  • Proven ability to execute high-profile projects and to provide thought leadership to the organization.
  • Experience with Service-oriented architectures.
  • Experience with Financial Systems and SOX.
  • Proven track record of finding and utilizing new technologies/tools to solve complex businesses problems.
  • Excellent team player – collaborates well with others to solve problems and actively incorporates input from various sources.
  • Understanding of database technologies such as Oracle, MySQL or equivalent.
  • Change oriented – actively generates process improvements; supports and drives change, and confronts difficult circumstances in creative ways.
  • Excellent track record of understanding and interest in current and emerging technologies demonstrated through training, job experience and/or industry activities.

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    Locations: United States; Michigan; Van Buren Township

    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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