GE Sr Site Reliability Engineer in Atlanta, Georgia

Job Number

2781166

Business

GE Digital

Business Segment

Digital Information Technology & Digital Thread

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 anEqual Opportunity Employer. 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.

Posted Position Title

Sr Site Reliability Engineer

Career Level

Experienced

Function

Digital Technology

Function Segment

Digital Engineering

Location(s) Where Opening Is Available United States

U.S. State, China or Canada Provinces

Georgia

City

Atlanta

Postal Code

30305-3326

Relocation Assistance

No

Role Summary/Purpose

Responsible for operational engineering of a set of services. Works independently and contributes to the immediate team and to other teams across business.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Contributes to design discussions.

  • Skilled in breaking down problems, documenting problem statements and estimating efforts.

  • Ability to take ownership of small and medium sized tasks and deliver while mentoring and helping team members.

  • Has the ability to analyze impact of technology choices.

  • Helps drive pair programming practices and code reviews across the team.

  • Expert in writing code that meets standards and delivers desired functionality using the technology selected for the project.

  • Demonstrates the initiative to explore alternate technology and approaches to solving problems.

  • Skilled in core data structures and algorithms and implements them using appropriate chosen language.

  • Demonstrates expert understanding of functional and nonfunctional requirements and their priority within the backlog.

  • Promotes availability, scalability, latency, and efficiency by proactively sharing impact of software design choices on system operations.

  • Understands operating systems and networks and the tools used to diagnose problems and validate solutions.

  • Participate in on call rotation.

Qualifications/Requirements

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or in “STEM” Majors (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)

  • Minimum 3 years IT experience in enterprise-wide deployments

  • Exceptional knowledge and experience deploying and managing Cloud technologies

  • Demonstrated experience scripting or developing software and services for the cloud Ruby, Python, Go, Java, Node.js, .NET, etc.

Additional Eligibility Qualifications

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.

Desired Characteristics

  • Demonstrated ability to learn and apply new technologies

  • Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, or other Public Cloud DevOps and/or Solution Architecture Certification

  • Demonstrated Hands On Experience Developing Solutions with Cloud Orchestration Tools (Terraform, Chef, Puppet, Salt, etc.)

  • Thought leader, and/or certification in modern IT/developer operations

  • Hands on experience designing and implementing solutions leveraging multiple services within public cloud providers

  • Strong Knowledge of IP Networking including VPC’s, VPN’s, VRF, DNS, Load-balancing, and Firewalls

  • Demonstrated Experience with the Software Development Lifecycle and Associated Tools

  • Understanding of SOA and REST

  • Demonstrated customer focus – evaluates decisions through the eyes of the customer; builds strong customer relationships; creates processes with customer viewpoint; partners with customers to help shape their future initiatives

  • Strong analytical and strong problem solving skills - communicates in a clear and succinct manner and effectively evaluates information/data to make decisions; anticipates obstacles and develops plans to resolve; creates actionable strategies and operational plans

  • Change oriented – actively generates process improvements ; champions and drives change initiatives; confronts difficult circumstances in creative ways, balances multiple and competing priorities and executes accordingly

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