General Electric Staff Software Engineer in Atlanta, Georgia

Role Summary:

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.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Expert in breaking down problems and estimate time for development tasks.

  • Skilled in providing oversight and mentoring team members.

  • Shows ability to effectively delegate work.

  • Demonstrates the ability to make informed technology choices after due diligence and impact assessment.

  • Understands whole product, its modules and the interrelationship between them while being an expert in the assigned component or module.

  • Helps in designing interfaces and information exchange between modules. Serves as subject matter expert (SME) on one or more major modules.

  • Possesses advanced domain knowledge and shows great customer focus.

  • Demonstrates clarity of thinking to work through limited information and vague problem definitions.

  • Expert in processes / methodologies and Skilled in build, release & deployment processes.

  • Helps define his or her own role in the delivery of the product/service design.

  • Articulates the need for scalability and understands the importance of improving quality through testing.

  • Drives design reviews, defines interfaces between code modules, and applies existing technology to designs.

  • Expert in assessing application performance and optimizing/improving it through design and best coding practices.

  • Expert in core data structures as well as algorithms and has the ability to implement them using language chosen.

  • Drives functional design and implementation on one or more major modules.

  • Serves as SME and works closely with support and infrastructure services in troubleshooting customer and operational issues. Qualifications/Requirements: Basic Qualifications:

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

  • A minimum of 8 years of professional experienceEligibility 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

  • Must be willing to travel 20%

  • Must be willing to work out of an office located in San Ramon, CA or Atlanta, GA Desired Characteristics:

  • Strong knowledge of Object Oriented Analysis and Design, Software Design Patterns and Java coding principles

  • Experience with Java, Go or Python programming languages

  • Contributed to or maintain open source projects

  • Hands-on experience in web services (REST, OAuth etc.,)

  • Experience with SQL databases such as MySQL, PostgreSQL etc., and NoSQL databases such as Cassandra, Riak, Couchbase etc.

  • Hands-on experience in utilizing Spring Framework (Core, MVC, Integration and Data)

  • Experience stream processing engines like Storm, Spark Streaming etc.

  • Strong understanding of data structures and algorithms.

  • Experience with Big Data / Hadoop

  • Experience working in a cloud environment (AWS, Azure, GCP) or a containerized environment (Mesos, Kubernetes)

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

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

  • 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. #DTR 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 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. Locations: United States; Georgia; AtlantaGE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.