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General Electric Full Stack Software Developer in Rugby, United Kingdom

Job Description Summary

For more than 40 years GE Power Conversion has designed and built control and automation solutions across a broad number of segments, notably; Marine, Industrial process control and Oil & gas. To create the above bespoke systems, we have developed a range of innovative products & networks that utilise the complete spectrum of computing technologies from high-speed embedded software to Microsoft Windows based operator interfaces & analytical data processing in the Cloud.

We are looking for experienced software engineers to join our teams of experts working on:

Dynamic Positioning (DP) enables a vessel to maintain a predetermined heading and position, fixed or moving with tolerances as little as a meter or two for positioning and one or two degrees for heading. Additionally, the DP system provides predictive information to operators to enable effective decisions that help ensure safety and efficiency of the operation.

GE Power Conversion's Visor solution allows for real time remote monitoring of assets by GE experts based anywhere in the world allowing for an increased response time when it is needed the most.

Job Description

The mission of our Full Stack Software Developer role is maintaining and taking the relevant system/product to the next generation.

In this role you will be responsible for:

  • Specify and implement new developments to expand the capability of the relevant existing product/system and associated tools, for continuous improvement and/or simplification.

  • Modernisation and porting of existing functionality to new platforms and/or operating systems as required. Support discussions with stakeholders to map out the future strategy for the relevant system/product.

  • Build Cyber Security into the relevant system by following industry standard procedures.

  • Prototype/refactor frontend and backend services with microservices architecture and time-series DB such as Kafka/Cassandra.

  • Investigation of complex issues reported on the relevant systems/products in operation. Provide support for project, commissioning, and service teams worldwide.

To succeed in this role you will need :

  • A degree or equivalent in computer science, maths.

  • Practical experience in several of the following technologies: of C/C++, C#, .Net, Javascript, WPF or WCF.

  • Demonstrated experience in full stack development - frontend, backend with microservices architecture

  • A general understanding of Cyber security standards such as IEC62443

  • Experience in databases such as SQLite, Postgres or similar

  • Experience on working in automation/control or a similar technical discipline would be good to have.

  • A good understanding of overall SDLC.

  • Experience with Agile SW development methodologies for e.g., Scrum, Sprints, Iterative development.

  • Be well versed with branching/tagging/release processes in GIT or similar.

  • An understanding of Continuous Integration builds and deployment process using CI tool like for example: Bamboo, Jenkins.

  • Demonstrated experience using tools like Jira (or similar Sprint Tasks and Issue tracking tool).

  • Demonstrated experience using Confluence (or similar internal wiki) for implementation documentation, test cases, test reports, any other knowledge sharing tools.

About us

GE's Power Conversion ( is at the heart of electrifying tomorrow's energy.

GE Power Conversion will give you the opportunity to develop your career in an environment where everyone feels that they belong, that their contribution matters and they are able to perform to their full potential, no matter their background, identity or circumstances.

We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive flexible benefits package.

We also understand that not everyone has the same expectations about their jobs, careers and work-life balance therefore we are happy to discuss flexibility requirements.

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