Sr Software Engineer
Location:
San Ramon , California
Posted:
February 08, 2017
Reference:
2528389
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 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:

You will be responsible for programing a component, feature and or feature set. Works independently and contributes to the immediate team and to other teams across business. You will also contribute to design discussions.

Essential Responsibilities:

In this role, you will:

+ Be responsible for providing technical leadership and defining, developing, and evolving software in a fast paced and agile development environment using the latest software development technologies and infrastructure

+ Translate requirements / vision into a prioritized list of user stories and deliver to required timelines and quality standards

+ Work with Product Line Leaders (PLLs) to understand product requirements & vision, as well as other architects and data scientists to capture system level requirements

+ Coach, mentor and provide technical leadership to an agile team of 5-7

+ Drive increased efficiency across the teams, eliminating duplication, leveraging product and technology reuse

+ Support process improvements which guide the development, sustaining & support activities

+ Work cross functionally with other business departments to align activities and deliverables

+ Drive world-class quality in the development and support of products

+ Engage subject matter experts in successful transfer of complex domain knowledge

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

+ Write code that meets standards and delivers desired functionality using the technology selected for the project

+ Understand performance parameters and assess application performance

+ Work on core data structures and algorithms and implement them using the technology chosen

+ Proactively share information across the team, to the right audience with the appropriate level of detail and timeliness

Qualifications/Requirements:

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

+ A minimum of 5 years of professional experience in software development OR Master's degree with 3 years of experienceEligibility 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.

+ 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 San Ramon, CA

Desired Characteristics: Technical Expertise:

+ Strong knowledge of Object Oriented Analysis and Design, Software Design Patterns and Java coding principles.

+ Hands-on experience in web services (REST, SOAP, OAuth etc.), using Apache Commons Suite & Maven, SQL databases such as Oracle, MySQL, PostgreSQL etc., and NoSQL databases such as Cassandra, Riak, Couchbase etc.

+ Hands-on experience in utilizing Spring Framework (Core, MVC, Integration and Data)

+ Experience with application data modeling for relational databases

+ Experience in one or more of the following cloud platforms is a big plus: Cloud Foundry, Openshift, AWS Web Services, Microsoft Azure, Google App Engine, Heroku, or other PaaS technologies.

+ Experience in building scalable and highly available distributed systems is strongly desired.Business Acumen:

+ Demonstrates the initiative to explore alternate technology and approaches to solving problems

+ Skilled in breaking down problems, documenting problem statements and estimating efforts

+ Demonstrates awareness about competitors and industry trends

+ Has the ability to analyze impact of technology choices Leadership:

+ Ability to takes ownership of small and medium sized tasks and deliver while mentoring and helping team members

+ Ensures understanding of issues and presents clear rationale. Able to speak to mutual needs and win-win solutions. Uses two-way communication to influence outcomes and ongoing results

+ Identifies misalignments with goals, objectives, and work direction against the organizational strategy. Makes suggestions to course correct

+ Continuously measures deliverables of self and team against scheduled commitments. Effectively balances different, competing objectives Personal Attributes:

+ Strong oral and written communication skills

+ Strong interpersonal skills

+ Effective analytical skills and problem solving abilities

+ Persists to completion, especially in the face of odds and setbacks. Pushes self for results; pushes others for results through team spirit\#DTR

Locations: United States ; California; San Ramon

GE 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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