General Electric Sr Software Engineer in Trevose, Pennsylvania

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.

Role Summary:

The Sr Software Engineer will be responsible to develop new features for Trip Optimizer Product. In this role you will demonstrate leadership in communicating business goals, programs, and processes for an area or business segment. You will utilize experience or expertise to solve problems, develop and execute objectives for self and others, and have the ability to effect short term and some long-term business goals.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Be responsible for software development / maintenance of components, systems, and networks

  • Analyze user needs to design and code

  • Program (in C, C++, Java, etc.) all applications, components, and interfaces

  • Work closely with the business unit to ensure application development meets product specification requirements

  • Work closely with other engineering teams, partners, and vendors to ensure inter-operability/reuse

  • Design, implement, and test software, ensuring quality specifications are met

  • Participate actively in design and code reviews

  • Drive performance and reliability enhancements

  • Be responsible for close interaction with customers to drive requirements and customer satisfaction

  • Experience with Embedded Software Development

  • Coach / Mentor software engineers within immediate agile team 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. 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. Desired Characteristics:

  • Knowledge of data structures, algorithms, and software engineering principles

  • Knowledge of Network Protocols and Serial Communications

  • Experience in leading technical discussions with key stakeholders to identify appropriate specifications

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills

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

  • Effectively balances different, competing objectives

  • 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 #LI-PB1 Locations: United States; Pennsylvania; ErieGE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.