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General Electric Backend API Software Engineer (Fully Remote) in Remote, Georgia

Job Description Summary

We are the doers. The leaders. The makers. The change-bringers. We are all different, uniting to solve the world’s toughest challenges. Our teams are hungry to make history, acting with integrity to relentlessly improve people’s lives. With every weld, every sale, and every code we write we keep the world in motion. It’s time to stop dreaming about the future; let’s build it together.

As a Senior Software Engineer on the OneEVM team, you will contribute to our application ecosystem by designing and implementing modules, subsystems or services that ensure our vulnerability scanning and customer reporting offerings are continually enhanced.

Job Description

Essential Responsibilities:

Your Day at GE:

  • Collaborate with product manager and architects to understand and translate requirements / vision into prioritized list of user stories and deliver to required timelines and quality standards

  • Drive world-class quality in the development and support of products

  • Design of software service or application in alignment with architecture vision.

  • 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

  • Champion code quality initiatives, drive it with rigor in the team

  • With a platform mindset, ensure the design and implementation results in a reusable software asset

  • Attention to details, ensure the non-functional requirements are considered as part of design, implementation and test

  • Proactively share information across the team, to the right audience with the appropriate level of detail and timeliness

  • Coach and mentor junior engineers

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Excellent Analytical and problem-solving abilities is essential for this role

  • Excellent programming skills in scripting languages like Python/Shell/Markdown or other related language is required.

  • Amazon Web Services (AWS) or other public provider certifications (DevOps Engineer or Developer or Cloud Administrator)

  • Experience with Version Control (Git, GitHub, Azure Repos, etc.)

  • Strong knowledge working with REST APIs, Message Queues, and SOAP.

  • Good Knowledge of Software Development Life Cycle

  • Strong interpersonal skills, excellent communication skills and the ability to interface with leadership with confidence and clarity

  • proactivity, motivation, and adaptive behavior

  • Rigor, curiosity and creativity, Positive attitude and team player

Desired Characteristics:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or equivalent (STEM) knowledge/experience with strong experience working on a software product

  • Good knowledge of Relational Databases (PostgreSQL is a plus)

  • Strong knowledge of Computer Networking (HTTPS/TCP/UDP/Firewalls/SMTP/SIP/Proxy) and Application Security best practices

  • Experience Implementing tests and using unit test frameworks.

  • Strong Experience with containerization (Docker)

  • Ability to work under limited supervision

  • Presents new ideas and concepts.

  • Makes connections among previously unrelated ideas

Personal Attributes:

  • Strong oral and written communication skills with strong interpersonal skills

  • Deep attention to detail

  • Deep passion for learning

  • 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

Leadership:

  • Ability to takes ownership of small and medium sized tasks and deliver while mentoring and helping team members

  • 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

Additional Information

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

#LI-Remote - This is a remote position

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