General Electric Staff Software Engineer in Chicago, Illinois
Job Description Summary
Essential Functions / Responsibilities:
Identify the scope of the work, provide initial estimate and justify the estimate with facts. Understand Agile software development lifecycle and able to distinguish the core inputs and outputs in each cycle. Engage in technical discussions; participate in technical designs and present technical ideas through white boarding. Execute in a fast pace delivery mode and focus in delivering tasks to meet the product release goal. Maintain code quality through best practices, unit testing and code quality automation. Seek and provide feedback on design and development. Able to make informed technology choices after due diligence and impact assessment. Understand whole product, its modules and the interrelationship between them while being an expert in the assigned component or module. Help in designing interfaces and information exchange between modules. Articulate the need for scalability and understand the importance of improving quality through testing. Write code that meets standards and delivers the desired functionality using the technology selected for the project. Drive design reviews, define interfaces between code modules, and applies existing technology to designs. Assess application performance and optimize/improve it through design and best coding practices. Serve as an expert in core data structures as well as algorithms and able to implement them using language of choice. 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 guidance to a team of 5 to 7 developers with either planning and execution and/or design architecture using agile methodologies such as SCRUM. Work with Product Line Leaders (PLLs) to understand product requirements & vision. Write code that meets standards and delivers desired functionality using the technology selected for the project.
Qualifications / Requirements:
Bachelor’s degree, or foreign degree equivalent, in Computer Science or in “STEM” Majors (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math), and 8 years of progressively responsible post-Bachelor’s degree experience in a related occupation required. The position also requires: 8 years of experience in backend development technologies; 8 years experience with Object Oriented Analysis and Design, Development, Architecture and Java coding principles; 8 years hands-on experience in web services (REST, SOAP); 8 years experience using SQL such as Oracle, MySQL; 8 years hands-on experience in utilizing Spring Framework (Core); 8 years hands-on experience in utilizing Spring Framework ( MVC); 8 years hands-on experience in utilizing Spring Framework ( Integration and Data); 2 years experience with Mogodb, Rabbit MQ, AWS; 4 years experience with HTML/Angular; 6 years hands-on experience with web development using Java Script; and 6 years experience with Hibernate.
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer (https://assets.phenompeople.com/CareerConnectResources/GE11GLOBAL/en_global/desktop/assets/images/poster_screen_reader_optimized_w_supplement.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.
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 drug screen (as applicable).
As a federal government contractor, GE may in the future be required to have U.S. employees fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Some GE customers currently have vaccination mandates that may apply to GE employees.
Relocation Assistance Provided: No