Staff Software Architect
Location:
Posted:
November 09, 2016
Reference:
2765811
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 Power is a world leader in power generation with deep domain expertise that helps customers deliver electricity from a wide spectrum of fuel sources. We are transforming the electricity industry with the digital power plant, the world's largest & most efficient gas turbine, full balance of plant solutions and our data-leveraging software. Our innovative technologies and digital offerings help make power and water more affordable, reliable, accessible and sustainable.

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:

The Staff Software Architect demonstrates leadership in delivering architectural solutions across PLM platform based on web service-oriented architecture to meet business goals. This role will provide architecture services in design, build and modification of software. Also, assists enterprise architects in developing roadmap based on the future architecture direction.

Essential Responsibilities:

In this role you

will:

+ Responsible fortechnical architecture design for Power PLM platform.

+ Identifysystemic application issues, perform root cause analysis, apply corrective andpreventive actions.

+ Participate inthe domain technical and business discussions relative to future architectdirection.

+ Assist in theanalysis, design and development of a roadmap and implementation based upon acurrent vs. future state in a cohesive architecture viewpoint.

+ Gather andanalyze data and develop architectural requirements at project level.

+ Participate inthe EA (Enterprise Architecture) governance model.

+ Support thedevelopment software and data delivery platforms that are service-oriented withreusable components that can be orchestrated together into different methodsfor different businesses.

+ Research andevaluate emerging technology, industry and market trends to assist in projectdevelopment and/or operational support activities.

Qualifications/Requirements:

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

+ A minimum of 8years of professional experience in IT project implementation with at least 3years of experience in application design and architecture

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mso-bidi-font-family:Arial">Eligibility Requirements:

+ Legal authorization to work in the U.S. isrequired. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or inthe future, for this job

+ Ability and willingness to travel, as required

+ Must be willing to work out of an office locatedin Greenville, Schenectady, Cincinnati

Desired Characteristics:

+ Hands-onexperience in J2EE technologies, RESTful services

+ Workingknowledge of application servers, Oracle, Unix O/S, Siteminder, LDAP, OpenId.

+ Understandstechnical and business discussions relative to future architecture directionaligning with business goals.

+ Understandsconcepts of setting and driving architecture direction.

+ Familiarwith elements of gathering architecture requirements.

+ Understandsarchitecture standards concepts to apply to project work.

+ Understandkey cross-functional concepts that impact the organization; is aware ofbusiness priorities and organizational dynamics.

+ Coachesand mentors team members.

+ Familiarwith concepts of costing hardware and software components. Works to assure workis on-time and within budget.

+ Deliverstasks on-time with alignment to architectural goals. Can identify and raiseissues, risks and benefits.

+ Participatesin change initiatives by implementing new directions and providing appropriateinformation and feedback.

+ Appliesvalues, policies, procedures and precedent to make timely, routine decisions oflimited, clear choice.

+ Reactsopen-mindedly to new perspectives or ideas. Considers different or unusualsolutions when appropriate.

+ Resolvesday-to-day issues related to strategy implementation. Escalates issues thatimpact the client and/or strategic initiatives.

Locations: United States ; South Carolina; Greenville, Schenectady, Cincinnati

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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