GE Enterprise Application Engineer Specialist in Cincinnati, Ohio

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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

Enterprise Application Engineer Specialist

Career Level



Digital Technology

Function Segment

Digital Engineering

Location(s) Where Opening Is Available United States

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Role Summary/Purpose

At GE Digital, we are creating technology and solutions to enable social, mobile, analytical and cloud capabilities for the Industrial Internet. The Industrial Internet is an open, global network that connects people, data and machines. It’s about making infrastructure more intelligent and advancing the industries critical to the world we live in. At GE, we believe it’s about the future of industry. It’s about making the world work better.

Essential Responsibilities

  • You will be responsible for providing technical leadership and expertise for the Directory Services team.

  • Be responsible for providing technical leadership and defining, developing, and evolving Directory Services in a fast paced and agile development environment

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

  • Train junior employees in the use and application of relevant technologies, such as Radiant Logic’s VDS and ICS products

  • 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 Directory Services plans

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

  • Support process improvements

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

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

  • Understand performance parameters and assess Directory Services performance

  • Work on core data structures and algorithms and implement them using technology chosen


Basic Qualifications

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

  • A minimum of 5 years of professional experience in Directory Services OR Master’s degree with 3 years of experience Directory Services

Eligibility Requirements

  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required

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

  • 5+ years experience with Radiant Logic VDS

  • 5+ years experience with Radiant Logic ICS

  • 3+ years Hadoop experience

  • 2+ years HDAP experience

  • 1+ years Zookeeper experience

  • 1+ years Lucene experience

  • Experience with Windows and Unix / Linux based programming

  • 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

  • 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