General Electric Software Engineer in Baden, Switzerland

Role Summary:

You will strongly contribute to the development and enhancement of the GE Power Plant Performance Tool. Used across the company, from the concept, the design to Digital Twin, this tool is a key differentiator both in the standard power plant business and in the digital market.

Essential Responsibilities:

• Act as a member of the Agile development team, representing the face of high quality design and development practices

• Get the guidance from Senior Team Members and collaborate with the members of the agile team to implement solutions that are aligned with the product and the vision

• Support the thermodynamic definition of power plant components (e.g Steam Turbine, Heat Recovery Steam Generator, Boilers, etc)

• Develop, test and validate components (both for new implementation and existing ones)

• Apply principles of SDLC and methodologies (e.g Lean, Agile)

• Writes codes that meets standards and delivers desired functionality using the technology selected for the product


• Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering with a strong interest in Computer Science

• Strong professional experience in the Power Plant Engineering

• Professional experience in Software development

Desired Characteristics:

Technical Expertise:

• Knowledge of Thermodynamic

• Understanding of Power Plant Performance (e.g combined cycle, conventional steam plant, renewable plant, etc)

• Experience in numerical and applied mathematics

• Experience working on software projects in the Energy domain

• Experience with C/C++ desktop application

• Ability to adapt to a given software structure

• Ability to work conceptionally

• Optional expertise:

o Experience with SDLC and methodologies (e.g Lean/Agile, Source code management, bug tracker)

o Knowledge of Fortran

Business Acumen:

• Has the ability to break down problems and estimate time for development tasks

• Autonomous and high willingness to learn new things


• Has the ability to take ownership of small tasks and deliver without supervision while using their discretion to seek help when necessary

• Voices opinions and presents clear rationale. Uses data or factual evidence to influence

• Recognizes collaborative behavior and participates in collaborative activities

• Able to understand how team and personal goals/objectives contribute to the organization vision

Personal Attributes:

• Demonstrates the ability to help team members

• Seeks to understand problems thoroughly before implementing solutions. Asks questions to clarify requirements when ambiguities are present

• Identifies opportunities for innovation and offers new ideas. Takes the initiative to experiment with new

software frameworks

• Adapts to new environments and changing requirements. Pivots quickly as needed. When coached, responds to need & seeks info from other sources



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.

Locations: Switzerland; Baden