Sr Software Engineer
Location:
San Francisco , California
Posted:
October 21, 2017
Reference:
2892640
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:

As Sr Software Engineer - Cloud Engineering & Operations, you will build the foundation for GE's Predix Cloud. You will be responsible for engineering and live site operations, deployment, monitoring, security and capacity management of systems at web scale in a cloud environment. Working closely with GE Software technical product managers, you will deliver the platform that runs GE's Industrial Internet.

Essential Responsibilities:

In this role, you will:

+ Provide technical and governance experience in all aspects of cloud automation including: VM/OS Optimization, Infrastructure Service Integration & Automation, Security, Out-Of-Box Automation, Notifications/Approvals, 3rd Party Integration, Service/Support/Policy/Use Case Definitions, and Cloud Operations

+ Establish foundation for future implementations and automation requirements in the cloud, identify opportunities for automation and develop scalable solutions

+ Collaborate with cross functional stakeholders

+ Provide timely and accurate estimates for deliverables

+ Participate in strategic and tactical planning sessions

+ 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

Qualifications/Requirements: Basic Qualifications:

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

+ A minimum of 5 years of professional experience in software development, service engineering or cloud/online service operations and Linux Operating systems OR Master's degree with 3 years of experience in software development, service engineering or cloud/online service operations and Linux Operating systems

+ GE Leadership Program Graduates will get credit towards relevant work experience, commensurate to the program they have completedEligibility 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 10%

+ Must be willing to work out of an office located in San Ramon, CA

Desired Characteristics: Technical Expertise:

+ Strong Experience with Elastic Scaling and Automated Application Deployment on cloud solutions.

+ Hands-on experience with Amazon Web Services and/or Microsoft Azure.

+ Extensive experience with cloud automation tools - Chef, Terraform/CloudFormation

+ Experience in monitoring, metrics collection, and reporting using open source tools.

+ Excellent knowledge of one or more of scripting languages (Ruby, Python, Bash)

+ Experience with DevOps methodology and Continuous DeliveryBusiness 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 take 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 objectivesPersonal Attributes:

+ Strong oral and written communication skills

+ Strong interpersonal skills

+ Effective team building and problem solving abilities

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

Locations: United States; California; San RamonGE 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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