Renewable Energy - Software Security Engineer
Location:
New Orleans , Louisiana
Posted:
August 13, 2016
Reference:
2709352
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.

GE Renewable Energy is one of the world's leading suppliers of power generation and energy delivery technologies, with 2015 revenue of more than $10 billion. Based in Schenectady, NY, GE works in all areas of the Renewables Energy industry including hydro, wind and solar. With wind turbine design, manufacturing and assembly facilities in Germany, Spain, China, Canada and the United States, GE Renewables Energy is among the leading providers of clean energy.

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www.ge.com/sites/default/files/15-000845%20EEO%20combined.pdf . 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:

In this role, the Software Security Engineer will apply depth of expertise in IT security to contemporary design and development to effectively secure and protect GE's application portfolio. You will be a member of an integrated squad working together to deliver successful outcomes on the GE Predix platform.

Essential Responsibilities:

+ Function as cyber security leader and automation engineer in daily Sprint stand up, and provide ownership for all aspects of security lifecycle in product release.

+ Provide cyber security technical thought leadership, and inject secure coding standards and best practices into daily scrums.

+ Provide mentoring, and skill set knowledge transfer to scrum team members.

+ Review and modify agile user stories and epics to ensure correct authentication, authorization, and logging.

+ Partner with other IT & business teams to develop secure technical solutions.

+ Support MVP's through "hands on" technical security knowledge, integration, and development/coding.

+ Work with a team of architects and developers, operational leads and functional owners to plan and implement security technical features.

+ Ability to work in a fast paced, dynamic environment, with shifting priorities; must be comfortable with change and actively driving improvements.

+ Understand how new technologies impact the current environment.

+ Champion the adoption of new technologies and drive the implementation into the GE environment.

Qualifications/Requirements:

Basic Qualifications

+ Bachelor's Degree in Information Systems (IS), Information Technology (IT), Computer Science or Engineering (OR High School Diploma / GED with a minimum of 2 years of IS, IT, or Computer Science) or equivalent experience.

+ Minimum of 5 years of experience writing object-oriented software, or designing and executing manual and automated software tests.

Desired Characteristics:

+ Strong Facilitation skills, leading in-person and remote teams in co-creation sessions, creating wireframes, workflows and prototypes.

+ Working knowledge in configuration management tools such as CVS/SVN/ClearCase/Git/Perforce.

+ Lean/Six Sigma Certification.

+ Minimum of 1 year of JavaScript experience.

+ Experience with NodeJS, Postgres, Lua, GOLang.

+ Understanding of GitHub and Git pull requests.

+ Understanding of Delay Tolerant Networking (DTN).

+ Proficiency in at least one programming language (Java, GOLANG, Node.JS, Javascript, Python, or C/C++).

+ Provides design, installation/development, & configuration of Cyber Security solutions.

+ Ability to simplify and communicate technical concepts & architecture to non-technical team members.

+ Experience with application logging integration, and products (Log4J, Logstash, Splunk).

+ Knowledge of Federated security architecture, flows, and standards (SAML, OpenID_Connect, and JSON_Web-Token & (JWT)).

+ Integration level knowledge of API Security Architecture, and technologies (OAuth2, Spring Security, HMAC, WS-Security, WS-Trust, or XACML).

+ Hands on experience developing secure RESTful API's.

+ Working knowledge of Cloud Provider security architecture design patterns (AWS, CloudFoundry, Azure).

+ Proficiency in development frameworks (Spring Security, Spring Boot, or AngularJS).

+ Working knowledge of OWASP Web/API vulnerabilities and compensating controls (CSRF, XSS, SQLI, etc.).

+ Familiarity with encryption fundamentals: PKI, Encryption, Digital Signatures, & Key Management.

+ Expert knowledge of HTTP(s) protocol.

+ Knowledge of Risk Controls framework, and Audit procedures (27000/1/2, NIST 800-53/171, DFARS).

+ Position requires an individual that is highly organized and self-motivated.

+ Proven ability and desire to learn and adapt to new products quickly and comprehensively.

+ Must be legally authorized to work in the United States full-time.\#DTR

Locations: United States; Louisiana; New OrleansGE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf . 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.
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