GE Sr Software Engineer in Gebze, Turkey

Job Number

2786267

Business

GE Power

Business Segment

Power Information Technology

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.

Posted Position Title

Sr Software Engineer

Career Level

Experienced

Function

Digital Technology

Function Segment

Digital Engineering

Location(s) Where Opening Is Available Turkey

City

Gebze

Postal Code

41471

Relocation Assistance

No

Role Summary/Purpose

At GE Software, 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.

Essential Responsibilities

You will be responsible for programing a component, feature and or feature set. Works independently and contributes to the immediate team and to other teams across business. You will also contribute to design discussions.

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

• 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

• 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

Qualifications/Requirements

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

• A minimum of 5 years of professional experience in Java/J2EE OR Master’s degree with 3 years of experience Java/J2EE

Eligibility Requirements:

• Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen

• Must be able to travel based on business need

• Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English

Desired Characteristics

• Master’s Degree/ PHD in Computer Science

• Experience to technically lead or mentor a team with a product vision

• Excellent interpersonal, communication, presentation and facilitation skills

• Love digging into new technologies, and can pick them up quickly

• Strong team player – collaborates well with others to solve problems and actively incorporates input from various sources; has experience --working with others on a global basis

• Flexible and available approach to working in a changing environment

• A clear understanding of cloud service and deployment models

• Experience with Platform as a Service (PaaS) such as Cloud Foundry, Heroku, Elastic Beanstalk or similar

• Familiarity with logical and physical data models, big data storage architecture, data modeling methodologies, metadata management, master data management, data lineage & data profiling.

Technical Expertise:

• Ability to write high quality code in languages like Java, JavaScript or Python

• Strong skills on J2EE technology stack, JMS [Java Messaging System], JPA [Java Persistence].

• Experience on Spring framework and Spring technologies like Spring Boot, MVC and Data

• Experience with web services, SOAP/REST technologies

• Experience with testing technologies like Junit, Selenium, JMeter

• Experience with front-end development and ability to write high quality code with HTML5, Angular JS and Bootstrap

• Experience with Maven/Gradle build systems

• Source Code Management Systems, preferably GIT, GitHub

• Experience with Windows and Unix / Linux based programming

• Experience working on software projects in the Energy domain (Energy Management, Oil & Gas, Power & Water)

Business Acumen:

• 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

Leadership:

• 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

Personal Attributes:

• 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