General Electric Sr Software Engineer in Hoffman Estates, Illinois
You will be responsible for programming a component, feature and or feature set. Works independently and contributes to the immediate team and to other teams across business. You will also contribute to design discussions.
Be 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 technical leadership to an agile team of 5-7
Work with Product Line Leaders (PLLs) to understand product requirements & vision
Translate requirements / vision into prioritized list of user stories and deliver to required timelines and quality standards
Work with product line leaders and architects to develop multi generation software technology plans
Drive increased efficiency across the teams, eliminating duplication, leveraging product and technology reuse
Support process improvements which guide the development, sustaining & support activities
Coach, mentor and lead the team
Work cross functionally with other business departments to align activities and deliverables
Drive world-class quality in the development and support of products
Communicate effectively both within immediate team and also across SSG leadership team and with PLLs
Ensure team receives consistent messages and has clear understanding of business direction, strategy and results
Engage subject matter experts in successful transfer of complex domain knowledge
Apply principles of SDLC and methodologies like Lean/Agile/XP, CI, Software and Product Security, Scalability, Documentation Practices, refactoring and Testing Techniques
Write code that meets standards and delivers desired functionality using the technology selected for the project
Understand performance parameters and assess application performance
Work on core data structures and algorithms and implement them using technology chosen
Proactively share information across the team, to the right audience with the appropriate level of detail and timeliness Qualifications/Requirements: Basic Qualifications:
Bachelor of Science in Computer Science or in “STEM” Majors (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math).
A minimum of 5 years of experience in Software development using programming language Java OR Master’s degree with 3 years of experience in Software development using programming language Java Eligibility Requirements:
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.
Must be willing to travel 15% Desired Characteristics: Technical Expertise:
Experience with n-tier, SaaS or cloud based products
Experience in JMS, MQ Messaging.
Experience with application servers such as Tomcat, JBoss, Karaf etc.
Experience in performance testing of high availability systems.
Experience with Cassandra/Spark technologies is a plus Good knowledge of HL7 standards.
Experience with ETL is a plus.
Excellent knowledge of Enterprise Application Architecture & Design
Experience using tools like Eclipse, Perforce, Maven/Ant, and Bamboo or Cruise control
Experience with unit testing using JUnit and mock frameworks.
Experience in Agile development practices: Test Driven Development (TDD), Behavior Driven Development (BDD) and Scrum.
Strong HIS integration experience necessary
Good knowledge of HL7 standards.
Experience with ETL is a plus.
Experience in WebServices using SOAP and RESTful frameworks
Experience in designing (High Level & Low Level) for J2EE applications using UML and various J2EE/OO Design patterns meeting performance and security requirements
Creative Problem solver and Open to learning new technologies.
Excellent Analytical and Problem solving skills
Work collaboratively as part of a self-organizing scrum team with minimal supervision
Participate in testing efforts as needed.
Excellent communication and Interpersonal skills.Business Acumen:
Demonstrates the initiative to explore alternate technology and approaches to solving problems
Skilled in breaking down problems, documenting problem statements and estimating efforts
Demonstrates awareness about competitors and industry trends
Has the ability to analyze impact of technology choices Leadership:
Ability to takes ownership of small and medium sized tasks and deliver while mentoring and helping team members
Ensures understanding of issues and presents clear rationale. Able to speak to mutual needs and win-win solutions. Uses two-way communication to influence outcomes and ongoing results
Identifies misalignments with goals, objectives, and work direction against the organizational strategy. Makes suggestions to course correct
Continuously measures deliverables of self and team against scheduled commitments. Effectively balances different, competing objectives Personal Attributes:
Strong oral and written communication skills
Strong interpersonal skills
Effective team building and problem solving abilities
Persists to completion, especially in the face of overwhelming odds and setbacks. Pushes self for results; pushes others for results through team spirit #DTR 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. 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; Illinois; Hoffman EstatesGE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.