General Electric Lead Embedded SW Development Engineer in East Cleveland, Ohio

Role Summary:

Current Powered by GE has an exciting opportunity for a talented embedded software engineer to help bring Intelligent Lighting Controls Solutions to the Global market. The lighting industry is undergoing unprecedented change at a rapid rate. The Embedded Software Engineer will play a pivotal role in delivering best in class products and solutions to the market.

Essential Responsibilities:

In addition, as the Embedded Software Engineer, you will:

  • Lead development of embedded software for Drivers, Controls and Sensors

  • Collaborate with other firmware / software and hardware engineers globally to develop and launch best in class products and solutions to market

  • Follow agile product development methodologies to deliver new software feature updates, upgrades and bug fixes on time

  • Follow industry standard best practices in coding to ensure ease of use and maintenance

  • Mentor and train new embedded software engineers on coding standards, best practices in software development, QA testing etc. Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering from an accredited university or college

  • 5 years of work experience in an Engineering role (including software applications) ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENT(S):

  • Ability and willingness to travel as required Desired Characteristics:

  • Master’s degree in Engineering from an accredited university or college

  • Working knowledge with low power radio network communication such as IEEE802.15.4

  • Working knowledge in TCP / IP network communication: UDP, TCP, DHCP

  • Working knowledge in signal processing

  • Working knowledge in security

  • Working knowledge in embedded OSes (e.g. FreeRTOS) and tasking

  • Ability to build rapid script solutions (MATLAB / Python / Octave / etc.)

  • Experience in IoT, wireline and wireless communication technologies, building automation or sensing technologies

  • Experience in lighting electronics and controls

  • Experience in Agile SW development methodology

  • Experience in development in Linux environment (network and socket)

  • Experience with IPv6

  • Experience with wireless protocols – ZigBee / Thread / BLE / DALIBehavioral

  • Proven ability to lead teams and drive resolution to meet organization deliverables

  • Resilient and determined self-starter, highly self-directed, proactive individual with excellent problem-solving skills

  • Must exhibit a customer focused, high energy and assertive approach to issues

  • Uses voice of customer to drive innovation in anticipation of customer needs.

  • Excellent interpersonal and teaming skills with the ability to interact, build and maintain strong relationships with our direct team, cross functional teams, customers and all levels of management

  • Ability to work globally in a multi-cultural, multi-discipline environment

  • Enjoys working in a high-energy environment with the ability to adapt to high pressure, rapidly changing business conditions while remaining a calm composure in stressful or tough situations

  • Assertive and results oriented

  • Takes initiative and holds self-accountable for achieving results

  • Strong commitment to follow up and follow through

  • Strong communication skills with the ability to articulate responses in a concise manner and target the message based on the audience

  • Keep people informed about issues and updates that affect them

  • Has a positive “can do” attitude and is professional

  • Organized with the ability to prioritize work and meet multiple deadlines in a dynamic, fast-paced environment

  • Tackles issues as challenges with resourcefulness, analytical and good problem-solving skills

  • Strong problems solving skills and looks for solutions when problems arise.

  • Thrives on the challenge to create order where structure is lacking, or processes are broken, or do not exist

  • Operates in an honest, ethical manner in all dealings; acts with integrity

  • Excellent attention to detail

  • Does not let important details slip through the cracks

  • Has a grasp on the numbers and where they come from

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.

About Us:

Current is a first-of-its-kind energy company designed to meet the unique needs of a wide range of Commercial & Industrial, municipal and utility customers. It brings together capabilities including LED lighting and Solar technologies, along with new financing and software solutions to offer integrated energy solutions aimed at delivering increased reliability, efficiency and profitability.

Join us and you’ll find yourself in a dynamic atmosphere working with the most talented people in the industry in an open, developmental environment with abundant opportunities to learn, grow and advance within the organization.

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; Ohio; East Cleveland

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.