General Electric Software Engineer - Hybrid React Mobile in San Ramon, California

Role Summary:

We are looking for an experienced Software Engineer to work on a cloud-based, mobile and social field service management application. You are a self-starter, always striving towards pixel-perfection, yet your solutions are intuitive. You appreciate the value of rigorous consistency coupled with the ability to remain flexible enough to accommodate critique and change the ServiceMax brand attribute we call humbleness.

Essential Responsibilities:

At ServiceMax you will have the unique opportunity to join a collaborative team where you will work with product designers to create a cross platform mobile applications. You will be responsible for programing a feature and or a small feature set. You will contribute to the team and works with direction from the Senior Team Members or management but works independently.

In this role, you will:

  • Capture system level requirements by brainstorming with Architects, Businesses & Product Managers

  • Identify the scope of the work, provide initial estimate and justify the estimate with facts

  • Demonstrate the understanding of Agile software development lifecycle and able to distinguish the core inputs and outputs in each cycle.

  • Engage in technical discussions; participate in technical designs and present technical ideas through white boarding

  • Work closely with your peers and keep engaging in a fast pace technical design and development team

  • Execute in a fast pace delivery mode and focus in delivering tasks to meet the product release goal

  • Maintain code quality through best practices, unit testing and code quality automation

  • Seek and provide feedback on design and development

  • Demonstrate the ability to make informed technology choices after due diligence and impact assessment

  • Understand whole product, its modules and the interrelationship between them while being an expert in the assigned component or module

  • Help in designing interfaces and information exchange between modules

  • Possess advanced domain knowledge and show great customer focus. Expert in processes / methodologies and Skilled in build, release & deployment processes

  • Articulate the need for scalability and understand the importance of improving quality through testing.

  • Be an expert in writing code that meets standards and delivers the desired functionality using the technology selected for the project

  • Drive design reviews, define interfaces between code modules, and applies existing technology to designs

  • Be an expert in assessing application performance and optimizing/improving it through design and best coding practices

  • Be an expert in core data structures as well as algorithms and has the ability to implement them using language of choice

  • 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 guidance to developers with either planning and execution and/or design architecture using agile methodologies such as SCRUM

  • Work with Product Line Leaders (PLLs) to understand product requirements & vision

  • Collaborate with quality engineers to ensure that full scope of user stories is tested.

  • Mentor other developers in the team, ensure adherence to coding and testing standards.

  • Provide effort and risk estimates to support planning.

  • Research new technologies, tools and develop proof of concepts as it applies to the product.

  • Communicate effectively and consistently with other engineers, customers and management.

  • Share technical knowledge and expertise with colleagues. Qualifications/Requirements: Basic Qualifications

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

  • A minimum of 2 years of professional experience 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 work out of an office located in San Ramon, CA Desired Characteristics: Technical Expertise:

  • Strong knowledge of Object Oriented Analysis and Design, Software Design Patterns and Design Principles

  • Emphasis on creating secure mobile apps that perform at scale.

  • Must have practical knowledge and proficiency with React for web, React Native for Mobile, and integrating with RESTful services.

  • Experience with Android and iOS platforms.

  • Good understanding of git, unit testing and automated testing, continuous integration and deployment.

  • Experience with agile development methodology.

  • Communication skills for a highly collaborative software development process with distributed teams.

  • Passion about new technologies, self-motivated, and commitment to continuously learn and improve.NICE TO HAVE SKILLS:

  • Experience interacting with the SalesForce ecosystem

  • Linux administration experience

  • AWS experience

  • Experience building Node.js applications

  • Experience working with Java and JavaScript profilersBusiness Acumen:

  • Have a solid understanding of the underlying infrastructure needed to run a large hybrid mobile application

  • Has the ability to break down problems and estimate time for development tasks

  • Has the ability to make basic technology choices based on experience

  • Demonstrates awareness about competitors and industry Leadership:

  • 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 activities

  • Learns organization vision statement and decision making framework. Able to understand how team and personal goals/objectives contribute to the organization visionPersonal Attributes:

  • Demonstrate the ability to help team members

  • Seeks to understand problems thoroughly before implementing solutions. Asks questions to clarify requirements when ambiguities are present

  • Identifies opportunities for innovation and offers new ideas. Takes the initiative to experiment with new software frameworks

  • Adapts to new environments and changing requirements. Pivots quickly as needed. When coached, responds to need & seeks info from other sources#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; California; San RamonGE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.