Staff Software Engineer - Predix
Company: General Electric
Location: San Ramon, California
Posted: October 02, 2017
Reference ID: 2986506
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.
Responsible for designing and programming a small module or a large component and designing a feature, set of features, or whole feature area. Works independently and contributes to the immediate team and to other teams across business. Leads design discussion in a limited manner.
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
+ 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
+ Basic Qualifications:
+ Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or in "STEM" Majors (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)
+ A minimum of 8 years of professional experience OR Master's degree with 6 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.
+ Must be willing to travel (10%)
+ Must be willing to work out of an office located in San Ramon, CA
Desired Characteristics: Technical Expertise:
+ Experience with HTML5, CSS, SASS/LESS
+ Experience with back-end development. Java is plus. Micro-serivce architecture is a plus.
+ Experience with front-end unit testing such as Mocha, Jasmine or equivalent framework.
+ Experience with modern tooling (Git, GitHub, Bower, Grunt, nam)
+ Experience working with Agile software development methodologies
+ Knowledge or Experience with cross browser development, user interaction design.
+ Knowledge or Experience with NodeJS Express Framework.
+ Familiarity with Microservices, Cloud Computing and SW design principles related to SOAP/REST Web ServicesBusiness Acumen:
+ Strong problem solving abilities and capable of articulating specific technical topics or assignments
+ Evangelizes how our technology solves customer problems from a technology and business perspectivePersonal Attributes:
+ Able to work under minimal supervision
+ Excellent communication skills and the ability to interface with senior leadership with confidence and clarity\#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.