General Electric Build & Release Engineering Specialist in Hoffman Estates, Illinois

Role Summary:

This is an individual contributor position that will work as a member of the GE Wall of Analytics Support team, providing Enterprise Level technical support to WOA customers and GE Healthcare team members.

Must drive complete resolution of complex issues. Must be able to react to monitoring alerts and take appropriate steps based upon defined incident response plans. The scope can include multiple products at times.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Work to understand, design and embed Continuous Integration process within SDLC.

  • Understand software architecture and development, scalability, availability & performance considerations and its impact on release engineering.

  • Participate in discussions about Release Engineering across one or product families.

  • Knowledge of administering Active Directory, networks, cloud infrastructure, datacenter servers and workstations.

  • Ensure timely and quality resolution of escalated customer/client inquiries via phone and written email correspondence.

  • Design and implement build, deployment, and configuration management

  • Build and test automation tools for infrastructure provisioning

  • Handle code deployments in all environments

  • Monitor metrics and develop ways to improve

  • Build, maintain, and monitor configuration standards

  • Utilize CI and CD tools with team

  • Improve infrastructure development and application development Qualifications/Requirements:

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

  • Typically 0-2 years of experience in the industry

  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. GE may agree to sponsor an individual for an employment visa now or in the future if there is a shortage of individuals with particular skills.

  • Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen

  • Must be willing to work out of an office located in Hoffman Estates, IL Desired Characteristics: Technical Expertise:

  • Previous experience with software development, infrastructure development, or development and operations

  • Knowledge of DevOps tools such as Docker, Jenkins, ElectricFlow

  • Experience with Windows infrastructures, database SQL (MS SQL), CI/CD tools,

  • Powershell scripting,

  • Scrum/Kanban/SAFe, Agile workflow methodologies

  • Tenacious problem solver demonstrating an innate curiosity and passion for solving difficult problems. Domain Knowledge:

  • Prior Healthcare Domain Experience a plus

  • Offers data solutions as a method to achieve business objectivesLeadership:

  • 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 activitiesPersonal Attributes:

  • Asks appropriate questions needed to translate an abstract problem into a quantifiable analysis for identifying solutions.

  • Seeks out processes and ideas that are out of the norm.

  • Continuous leaner.

  • Up-to-date on latest industry trends; able to articulate trends and potential clearly and confidently

  • Good interpersonal and communication skills

  • Able to multitask, prioritize, and manage time efficiently About Us: GE (NYSE:GE) drives the world forward by tackling its biggest challenges. By combining world-class engineering with software and analytics, GE helps the world work more efficiently, reliably, and safely. GE people are global, diverse and dedicated, operating with the highest integrity and passion to fulfill GE’s mission and deliver for our customers. www.ge.com 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, gender (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law. Locations: United States; Illinois; Hoffman EstatesGE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.