General Electric Staff Software Build & Release Engineer in Bengaluru, India

Role Summary:

The Staff Software Build & Release Engineer is a critical & highly visible within for Imaging DevOps team in GE Healthcare. This role will actively contribute towards common build & release strategy/framework across (multiple) imaging modalities and be able to refine & implement it (at modality level) to achieve parallel & concurrent releases utilizing state of art practices & tools.

Essential Responsibilities:

In this role, you will:

  • Own builds, releases and continuous integration process for Imaging DevOps

  • Owns/contributes to the DevOps backlog (across Imaging business) to implement end to end solutions for software integration and delivery.

  • Own, manage and improve software release process, focusing on scale and efficiency and driving consistent build environments across multiple environments.

  • Manage key deliverables and mentors junior team members.

  • Work closely with stakeholders across imaging modalities in driving technology initiatives such as bringing state of art technologies, standards and processes to ensure efficient & quality delivery.

  • Develop and enhance the build infrastructure and continuous integration framework used across teams.

  • Demonstrate authority in developing and executing automated builds and scripts.

  • Learn new build and releases techniques and methodologies and trains the team in the same.

  • Work with developers and partners to deliver quality software through the build and deployment system.

  • Partner with and provides direction to fellow team members to diagnose bugs and formulate solutions.

  • Use industry standard methodologies to improve Build, Release and Continuous integration processes.

  • Leads analytical and design activities using validated technologies and vested approaches and methods

  • Presents to senior leadership in specific Software integration/DevOps strategy and plans and to cross functional teams on how technologies interconnect and contribute to overall integration strategy.


  • A minimum of 12 years of professional experience in Build Automation along with good hands on experience in Cloud Infrastructure

  • Strong Linux-based systems skills with practical experience operating in a cloud or virtualized environment.

  • Continuous Integration and Deployment experience using a wide variety of open source technologies and cloud services

  • Experience in building sophisticated and highly automated infrastructures.

  • Experience in building scalable and highly available distributed systems

  • Strong Java & scripting skills (PowerShell, Python, Bash, Ruby and/or Perl).

  • Proficiency with log analysis using tools such as log parser and/or log stash.

  • Experience operating in a highly secure environment that conforms to various regulatory requirements and industry best practices.

  • Excellent troubleshooting capabilities and an ability to quickly learn new technologies.

  • Contributes in driving initiatives such as defining standards and processes to ensure quality

  • An authority in developing code for other developers to learn from.

Desired Characteristics:

  • Strong problem solving abilities and capable of articulating specific technical topics or assignments

  • Skilled in breaking down problems and estimate time for development tasks

  • Evangelizes how our technology solves customer problems from a technology and business perspective

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

  • Influences through others; builds direct and "behind the scenes" support for ideas

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

  • Shares knowledge, power, and credit, establishing trust, credibility, and goodwill

  • Able to work under minimal supervision

  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to collaborate with senior leadership with confidence and clarity

  • Skilled in providing oversight and mentoring team members.

  • Shows ability to effectively delegate work.

  • Applies values, business strategy, policies, precedent, and experience to make complex decisions in ambiguity and with uncertain consequences

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: India; Bengaluru