General Electric Sr Build & Release Engineer in San Ramon, Georgia

Role Summary:

Drives increased efficiency across the teams, eliminating duplication, leveraging product and technology reuse at a release level. Works independently and contributes to the immediate team and to other teams across business. Adds value to build and release engineering discussions. Supports and improves tools for continuous build, automated testing and release management.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Makes technology choices at individual level and has ability to analyze impact.

  • Expert at applying principles of SDLC and methodologies like Lean/Agile/XP, CI, Software and Product Security, Scalability, Documentation Practices, refactoring and Testing Techniques.

  • Able to document procedures for building and deploying. Able to assess code, build it, and run applications locally on his/her own.

  • Experience with creating and maintaining automated build tools. Profiles build process and identifies bottlenecks.

  • Demonstrates expertise in writing scripts to automate tasks. Implements Continuous Integration/Deployment build principles.

  • Provides expertise in the quality engineering, test planning and testing methodology for a software project.

  • Helps businesses develop an overall strategy for deploying code.

  • Contributes to planning and strategy with his/her ideas.

  • Draws off experience in order to influence others. Qualifications/Requirements:

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

  • A minimum of 5 years of professional experienceEligibility Requirements:

  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job

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

  • Must be willing to work out of the Buckhead office. Desired Characteristics: Technical Expertise:

  • Breaks down problems into smaller segments.

  • Documents and explains the process.

  • Understands and applies decomposition (work breakdown structure) of highly exact specifications.

  • Applies time estimates to development tasksBusiness Acumen:

  • Displays understanding of the project’s value proposition for the customer.

  • Shows commitment to deliver the best value proposition for the targeted customer.

  • Understands how the business solves the problem in specific domain areas using the technology.

  • Demonstrated Hands On Experience Developing Solutions with Automation Tools (Chef, Puppet, etc. Chef Certification a plus.)

  • Demonstrated experience with at least one of the following: Python, Ruby, Java/Groovy, NodeJS, or GO

  • Demonstrated experience with the Software Development Lifecycle and Associated Tools (Git, Jenkins, etc).Leadership:

  • Recognizes collaborative behavior and participates in collaborative activities.

  • Does not impede collaboration.

  • Respects opinions, recognizes that the group can produce better results than the individual.

  • Empathizes with differences, especially those of language, culture, and key performance indicators.

  • Voices opinions and presents clear rationale. Uses data or factual evidence to influence.Personal Attributes:

  • Reacts open-mindedly to new ideas or Software practices.

  • Considers different and novel solutions when faced with challenges.

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

  • Demonstrates the ability to creatively find solutions.

  • Implements clean concise solutions that address the requirements at hand. #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. 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 offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 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 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; Georgia; Atlanta, BuckheadGE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.