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.
Role Summary: This position is responsible for designing Testing Strategy and implementation for highly complex modules, critical components and whole application/product release in its entirety. S/he has the vision to understand, design and integrate quality within SDLC. This position works independently and is seen as a technical leader.
Essential Responsibilities: In this role you will: • Have a proven track record of successful problem definition, decomposition, estimation. • Investigate, design, build and run system integration automated tests that integrates GE applications
• Participate in and support capacity planning and the development of long-term strategic goals for systems testing in conjunction with end-users, Product Managers and Architects • Provide expertise in Design, Architecture, Development and Shipping from Quality Engineering perspective • Expert level skills in building value proposition with total customer focus • Demonstrate expert level skills in collaborating with different stakeholders, Influencing decisions and an ability to take strategic view. • Provide expertise in continuous integration process and test automation while mentoring and training team members in the process. • Apply principles of SDLC and methodologies like Lean/Agile/XP, CI, Software and Product Security, Scalability, Documentation Practices, refactoring and Testing Techniques • Work independently and delivers testing and use case creation which meets standards and delivers desired functionality using the technology selected for the project.
Qualifications/Requirements: • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or in “STEM” Majors (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) • A minimum of 10 years of technical experience along with established leadership credentials across disciplines and functions within a product OR Master’s degree with 6 years of experience OR PhD with 3 years of experience. #DTR
Desired Characteristics: Technical Expertise: • Develop System integration tests and demonstrate awareness of the various testing types and methodologies and using test driven development practices • Must be able to develop automation for both backend and UI using tools are required. • Develop tests that focus on resiliency, Interoperability, and scalability of distributed systems, such as replication, HA • Implement system-level integration testing between different products • Experience testing web services (SOAP/REST.)
• Experience in setting up cloud based environment • Exposure to cloud foundry environment is desired. • Experience with Java SE/EE, Web Technologies, Web Services/XML/Micro services, Linux/Solaris OS experience
Business Acumen: • Expert level skills in building value proposition with total customer focus. • Demonstrates deep understanding of competitive landscape, latest trends and technologies in Quality Engineering. • Collaborate with development team in bugs fixing and build plans • Collaborate with Quality Leaders in creating test plans • Implement and configures testing tools and at times help junior staff • Experience in working on multiple projects at the same time is required
Leadership: • Navigates through ambiguity, prioritizes conflicting asks and shows ability to adapt to changing project situations. • Influences through others; builds direct and "behind the scenes" support for ideas. Pre-emptively sees downstream consequences and effectively tailors influencing strategy to support a positive outcome. Uses experts or other third parties to influence. • Able to verbalize what is behind decisions and downstream implications. Continuously reflecting on success and failures to improve performance and decision-making. Understands when change is needed. Participates in technical strategy planning. • Proactively identifies and removes project obstacles or barriers on behalf of the team. Able to navigate accountability in a matrixed organization. Communicates and demonstrates a shared sense of purpose. Learns from failure.
• Proactively engages with cross-functional teams to resolve issues and design solutions using critical thinking and analysis skills and best practices. Finds important patterns in seemingly unrelated information. • Influences and energizes other toward the common vision and goal. Maintains excitement for a process and drives to new directions of meeting the goal even when odds and setbacks render one path impassable. • Innovates and integrates new processes and/or technology to significantly add value to GE. Identifies how the cost of change weighs against the benefits and advises accordingly. Proactively learns new solutions and processes to address seemingly unanswerable problems.
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