General Electric Sr Software Engineer in India

Role Summary:

As a Sr. Software Engineer, You will be responsible for analyzing, designing and programming or configuring modules and designing features in the Power ServiceNow platform. You will work independently and contribute to the immediate team, as well as work with business analysts and other teams across the business.The Senior software engineer will identify solutions to use cases and implement those solutions in ServiceNow.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Capture system level requirements by brainstorming with Sr. Architects, Data Scientists, 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 (including virtual/global sessions)

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

  • Execute in a fast pace delivery mode and focus on 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 components or modules

  • Help in designing interfaces and information exchange between modules and other systems

  • 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.


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

  • A minimum of 5 years of professional experience in these technologies Javascript, XML, HTML, AJAX, CSS, bootstrap, webservices (REST & SOAP) OR Master’s degree with 3 years of experience in Javascript, XML, HTML, AJAX, CSS, bootstrap, webservices (REST & SOAP) OR PhD with 2 years of experience in Javascript, XML, HTML, AJAX, CSS, bootstrap, webservices (REST & SOAP)

  • GE Leadership Program Graduates will get credit towards relevant work experience, commensurate to the program they have completed

  • ServiceNow Certified Application Developer Certification

Desired Characteristics:

  • Minimum 2 years’ experience developing on the ServiceNow platform: ServiceNow Adapter, Glide scripts, Transform maps, Service Management, Service catalog, Content management, Integrations (webservice & ETL)

  • Extensive hands-on experience in web services (REST, SOAP) Extensive Hands-on experience with web development using HTML5, Java Script, jQuery, CSS, XML, AJAX, CSS, Bootstrap

  • Hands-on experience in SQL Database such as Oracle MySQL, PostgreSQL etc.

  • Experience with Big Data / Hadoop and NoSQL Database is a big plus

  • Strong knowledge of Object Oriented Analysis and Design, Software Design Patterns and Java coding principlesBusiness Acumen

  • Strong problem solving abilities and capable of articulating specific technical topics or assignments

  • Experience in building scalable and highly available distributed systems

  • Expert in breaking down problems and estimating time for development tasks

  • Evangelizes how our technology solves customer problems from a technology and business perspectiveLeadership

  • Demonstrates clarity of thinking to work through limited information and vague problem definitions

  • Influences through others; builds direct and "behind the scenes" support for ideas

  • Proactively identifies and removes project obstacles or barriers on behalf of the team

  • Shares knowledge, power, and credit, establishing trust, credibility, and goodwillPersonal Attributes

  • Able to work under minimal supervision

  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to interface with senior leadership with confidence and clarity

  • Able to work well with global teams, including time-zone flexibility

  • Skilled in providing oversight and mentoring team members. Shows ability to effectively delegate work#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. Locations: India; Bengaluru