Sr Software Engineer

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 designing, building & releasing complex enterprise mobile & web apps. Works independently and contributes to the immediate team and to other teams across business. You will also contribute to design discussions.

Essential Responsibilities:

+ 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

+ Provide technical leadership to an agile team of 5-7

+ Work with Product Line Leaders (PLLs) to understand product requirements & vision

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

+ Work with product line leaders and architects to develop multi generation software technology plans

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

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

+ Coach, mentor and lead the team

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

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

+ Communicate effectively both within immediate team and also across SSG leadership team and with PLLs

+ Ensure team receives consistent messages and has clear understanding of business direction, strategy and results

+ 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 technology chosen

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

Qualifications/Requirements: Basic Qualifications:

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

+ A minimum of 5 years of professional experience in mobile & web development OR Master's degree with 3 years of experience in mobile & web development

+ GE Leadership Program Graduates will get credit towards relevant work experience, commensurate to the program they have completedEligibility Requirements: (Country Specific)

+ 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

+ Must be willing to travel occasionally

+ Must be willing to work out of an office located in Providence, RI

Desired Characteristics: Technical Expertise:

+ Must be proficient with the Swift & Objective-C. Swift 2 and Cocoa Touch experience is a plus

+ Experience with mobile app development frameworks like Ionic

+ Experience with LESS or SASS and modern CSS capabilities

+ Experience with dependency management such as RequireJS, SystemJS or Browserify

+ Experience with NodeJS and backend frameworks such as Express is a plus

+ Experience working with third-party libraries and integrating RESTful APIs

+ Hands on expertise with Apple push notification services. Amazon SNS experience is a plus

+ Experience with package management services such as CocoaPods

+ Experience with other mobile development frameworks a plus including Android or hybrid mobile solutions

+ Experience working with iOS frameworks such as Core Data, Core Graphics, Event Kit, Map Kit and UI Kit

+ Hands on experience with the full life cycle of design, build, test and release

+ Excellent track record of understanding and interest in current and emerging technologies demonstrated through training, job experience and / or industry activitiesBusiness 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 choicesLeadership:

+ 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 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

+ Change oriented - actively generates process improvements; supports and drives change, and confronts difficult circumstances in creative way\#DTR

Locations: United States; Rhode Island; ProvidenceGE 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.