Sr Software Engineer - UI
Company: General Electric
Location: Pleasanton, California
Posted: November 30, 2017
Reference ID: 3035005
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.
We are looking for a Senior UI developer with an impeccable sense of craft to formulate, build & maintain our UI component library. At ServiceMax you will have the unique opportunity to join a collaborative team where you will work with product designers to create a cross platform visual experience. You are a self-starter, always striving towards pixel-perfection, yet your solutions are intuitive.
You appreciate the value of rigorous consistency coupled with the ability to remain flexible enough to accommodate critique and change the ServiceMax brand attribute we call humblident.
In this role, you will:
+ Contribute to the overall UI Component system design
+ Setup coding standards and best practice
+ Build our shared UI component system, where common product design patterns become reusable artifacts, precision-engineered for web and mobile.
+ Connect with global design and engineering teams to identify and adopt common UI components, practices & standards.
+ Mentor junior engineers
+ Take 100% ownership of projects from design to implementation and delivery.
+ Bring good vibes to the larger creative team.
+ Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or in "STEM" Majors (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)
+ A minimum of 5 years of or Master's degree with 3 years of professional experience.
+ 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 work out of an office located in Pleasanton, CA
+ Passionate about UI/UX
+ Solid understanding of React (or other frameworks) and its core principles
+ Experience with CSS frameworks like Bootstrap/Foundation
+ Experience with CSS preprocessors like Saas, less, or stylus
+ Good understanding of Git, unit and automation testing, CI and CD
+ Experience with unit testing
+ Experience with cross-browser, cross devices, and cross platform testing
+ Intense focus on quality and sweating the details
+ A desire to provide well-documented, easy-to-consume components to the engineering organization and an ability to think of APIs as contracts
+ A strong empathy for usability and visual design; practical, not elaborate
+ Design background a plus
+ 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
+ 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
+ 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
Nice to have:
+ Experience interacting with the SalesForce ecosystem
+ Past contributions to open source considered a bonus
+ Design background a plus
Locations: United States; California; Pleasanton
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.
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.