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Sr Site Reliability Engineer

  • GE Digital
  • Experienced
  • Posted 11/16/2017 1:50:19 PM
  • 3012749
  • Job Function: Digital Technology
  • Business Segment: Digital Technology
Location(s): United States; Michigan, Virginia; Glen Allen, 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:
The Site Reliability Engineer will be responsible for designing operational engineering within the data platform technology stack. He or she will leverage automation to build capabilities aggregating data in Splunk and big data pipeline technologies while constantly designing for operational stability.

Essential Responsibilities:
  • 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
  • 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
  • Demonstrates expert understanding of functional and nonfunctional requirements and their priority within the backlog
  • Promotes availability, scalability, latency, and efficiency by proactively sharing impact of software design choices on system operations
  • Understands operating systems and networks and the tools used to diagnose problems and validate solutions
  • 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
  • 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
  • Demonstrates expert understanding of functional and nonfunctional requirements and their priority within the backlog
  • Promotes availability, scalability, latency, and efficiency by proactively sharing impact of software design choices on system operations
  • Understands operating systems and networks and the tools used to diagnose problems and validate solutions
  • Participate in on call rotation
  • Participate in on call rotation

    Qualifications/Requirements:

    Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or in “STEM” Majors (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)
  • A minimum of 5 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.

    Desired Characteristics:
  • Experience with moving and managing data streams leveraging FluentD, Kinesis, and Kofka
  • Experience with managing large infrastructure platform and driving stability through automated monitoring, alerting, and actions
  • Strong communication skills, initiative, and desire to help customers transform and achieve success
  • Willing to learn and utilize new technologies, concepts and procedures as appropriate to project requirements

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    Locations: United States; Michigan, Virginia; Glen Allen, 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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