Software Engineering Specialist
Location:
Roanoke , Virginia
Posted:
November 19, 2017
Reference:
3022204
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 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:

We are taking on the world's biggest challenges through innovative software solutions. You will work with a group of energized and focused software professionals, analytics researchers, data scientists and domain experts in the areas of big data processing, text mining and analytics visualization leveraging contemporary tools, technologies and development methodologies to build prognostic and diagnostic products using sensor data from smart devices.

Essential Responsibilities:

You will be responsible for programing a feature and or a small feature set. You will contribute to the team and works with direction from the Senior Team Members or management but works independently.

In this role, you will:

+ Have awareness of SDLC and methodologies like Lean/Agile/XP, CI, Software and Product Security, Scalability, Documentation Practices, refactoring and Testing Techniques.

+ Ability to write code that meets standards and delivers desired functionality using the technology selected for the project.

+ Understand performance parameters and can assess application performance.

+ Understand core data structures and algorithms and has the ability to implement them using language of choice.

Qualifications/Requirements:

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

+ A minimum of 0-2 years of professional experience Eligibility Requirements:

+ Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. GE may agree to sponsor an individual for an employment visa now or in the future if there is a shortage of individuals with particular skills.

+ Must be willing to travel up to 5%

+ Must be willing to work out of an office located in Roanoke, VA

Desired Characteristics: Technical Expertise:

+ Java or C# programming

+ SQL database

+ Javascript/CSS/HTML5

+ Container technologies such as Docker is a plus.

+ Aware of Methods and practices such as Lean/Agile/XP, etc. May have prior work experience in an agile environment, or introductory training on Lean/Agile. Aware of and able to apply continuous integration (CI).

+ Operates with general understanding of the impacts of technology choice to the software development life cycle.Business Acumen:

+ Has the ability to break down problems and estimate time for development tasks.

+ Understands the technology landscape, up to date on current technology trends and new technology, brings new ideas to the team.

+ Displays understanding of the project's value proposition for the customer. Shows commitment to deliver the best value proposition for the targeted customer.

+ Learns organization vision statement and decision-making framework. Able to understand how team and personal goals/objectives contribute to the organization visionLeadership:

+ 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.

+ Completes assigned tasks on time and with high quality. Takes independent responsibility for assigned deliverables. Personal Attributes:

+ Has the ability to break down problems and estimate time for development tasks.

+ Seeks to understand problems thoroughly before implementing solutions. Asks questions to clarify requirements when ambiguities are present. Implements clean concise solutions that address the requirements at hand.

+ Makes transitions to the new and different. Adapts to new environments and changing requirements. Pivots quickly as needed. When coached, responds to need & seeks info from other sources.

+ Identifies opportunities for innovation and offers new ideas. Takes the initiative to experiment with new software frameworks

+ Adapts to new environments and changing requirements. Pivots quickly as needed. When coached, responds to need & seeks info from other sources\#DTR

Locations: United States; Virginia; RoanokeGE 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.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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