GE Sr Software Engineer in Minden, Nevada

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GE Oil & Gas

Business Segment

Oil & Gas Digital

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 Software Engineer

Career Level



Digital Technology

Function Segment

Digital Engineering

Location(s) Where Opening Is Available United States

U.S. State, China or Canada Provinces




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Role Summary/Purpose

The Sr Software Engineer will work as a valued team member of an agile software development team developing high quality software products that meet very specific and sought after customer needs in a competitive product environment. As a member of this team you will lead and help facilitate the team delivering high quality software from development to testing activities.

Essential Responsibilities

As a Sr Software Engineer, you will:

  • Be accountable to functional business for project objectives

  • Be a member of a New Product Introduction (NPI) team developing engineering solutions that meet product solutions

  • Ensure code quality is maintained and organized with automation

  • Support other GE Businesses with growing technical expertise


  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university in software engineering or related function

  • Minimum of 3-5 years of applicable working experience in a related field

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job

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

  • Must be willing to work out of an office located in Minden, NV

  • Must be willing to travel

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

Technical Expertise:

  • Extensive experience in languages such as C++, C#, Java, XAML, HTML5

  • Deep knowledge of relational databases

  • Deep knowledge of object-oriented programming

Business Acumen:

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • Strong business analysis and problem solving skills

  • Evaluates products & processes to assure compliance.

  • Measures the impact of trends (cyclical or a shift) and takes action relative to product value position and overall strategy

  • Ability to interact at all levels of the organization and with other GE businesses


  • Good interpersonal skills required to effectively lead junior developers

  • Ability to work with cross-functional teams to help build effective processes

  • Proactively identifies and removes project obstacles or barriers on behalf of the team

  • Articulates the story, uses two way communication and influences outcomes and ongoing results

Personal Attributes:

  • Adapts to new environments and changing requirements, pivots quickly as needed

  • When coached, responds to needs & seeks info from other sources

  • Demonstrate ability to coach, mentor and team members

  • Can effectively manage multiple work streams and demonstrate critical thinking skills

  • Proactively engages with cross-functional teams to resolve issues and design solutions using critical thinking and analytical skills and best practices

  • Influences and energizes others toward the common vision and goal.

  • Maintains excitement for a process and drives to new directions of meeting the goal in the face of unfavorable odds and setbacks