Software Engineer
Cincinnati , Ohio
December 20, 2016
Job Number



GE Digital

Business Segment

Digital Information Technology & Digital Thread

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 offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is anEqual 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.

Posted Position Title

Software Engineer

Career Level



Digital Technology

Function Segment

Digital Engineering

Location(s) Where Opening Is Available United States

U.S. State, China or Canada Provinces




Postal Code


Relocation Assistance


Role Summary/Purpose

GE Software is looking for an experienced Software Engineer to work on a number of exciting projects that will have a very positive impact on GE's business. The software engineer will help revolutionize the interfacing that Industrial based users leverage tool sets within the program. Driving automation will be key leveraging best practices and trends to implement.

Essential Responsibilities

In this role you will:

* Act as a member of the

Software Center of Excellence, representing the face of high quality design and

development practices

* Develop high

performing, scaling and innovative end-to-end web applications

* Collaborate with

system engineers, frontend developers and software developers to implement

solutions that are aligned with and extend shared platforms and solutions

* Apply principles of

SDLC and methodologies like Lean/Agile/XP, CI, Software and Product Security,

Scalability, Documentation Practices, refactoring and Testing Techniques

* Writes codes that

meets standards and delivers desired functionality using the technology selected

for the project

* Build features such as

web services and Queries on existing tables

* Understand performance

parameters and assess application performance

* Work on core data

structures and algorithms and implement them using language of choice

* Deploy latest trending off high quality design and development practices

* Develop and implement Ground Breaking UI enhancements for the critical tool sets within the program

* Demonstrate the understanding of Agile software development life-cycle and able to distinguish the core inputs and outputs in each cycle.

* Engage in technical discussions; participate in technical designs and present technical ideas through white boarding

* Work with the Product Manager and architects to understand the requirements and work on potential designs/solutions.

* Work with the team to come up with build & deployment pipeline for the services that operations will be tasked

* Work with training & support team to build knowledge base.

* Maintain IIS instances for operations, analytics, and knowledge portals.


* Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or in "STEM" Majors (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)

* A minimum of 2 years of professional experience in software development OR Master's degree with 1 year 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

* Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen

* Must be willing to work out of an office located in Cincinnati, OH

Additional Eligibility Qualifications

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.

Desired Characteristics

Technical Expertise:

* 3-5 years developing C# MVC web applications

* 1-3 years managing/configuring IIS7

* 1-3 years managing/configuring SQL server 2012

Business Acumen:

* Have a solid

understanding of the underlying infrastructure needed to run a large

distributed web application

* Has the ability to

break down problems and estimate time for development tasks

* Demonstrates awareness

about competitors and industry


* Takes ownership of small tasks and deliver without supervision while using their

discretion to seek help when necessary

* Voices opinions and

presents clear rationale. Uses data or factual evidence to influence

* Learns organization

vision statement and decision making framework. Able to understand how team and

personal goals/objectives contribute to the organization vision



* Demonstrate the

ability to help team members

* Seeks to understand

problems thoroughly before implementing solutions. Asks questions to clarify

requirements when ambiguities are present

* Identifies

opportunities for innovation and offers new ideas. Takes the initiative to

experiment with new software frameworks


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