Cloud & Front-end Staff Software Engineer

03 Oct 2016
23 Nov 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
This posting is for a Cloud Front-end Software Engineer in the GE Power, Water & Distributed Power, Services & Analytics team at the EDC. Successful candidate will work to discover knowledge in Industrial Internet of Things data and to develop front-end code for Cloud based RM&D. Essential parts of our work are Software, Data Science and Data Analytics operations.

Essential Responsibilities

• Write front-end code for cutting edge Cloud based RM&D, Analytics and Big Data solutions in close cooperation with the service engineering
• Design new features and improve existing products to enhance user experience
• Follow modern Software Development and Design practices (including Agile methods)
• Provide technical input at detailed level to senior engineers for inclusion into guidelines and standard design practices
• Continuously communicate with technology/service engineering, service and sourcing departments to ensure efficient project execution
• Contribute performance improvements and ideas to constant processes simplification
• Work on multiple projects simultaneously


• BSc/MSc in Computer Science or related
• Experience in JavaScript, HTML5, CSS and JSON
• Experience with modern JS frameworks (as AngularJS/React/jQuery)
• Knowledge of Linux shell • Understanding of Object Oriented programming concepts• Ability to discuss and advocate Algorithms
• Strong analytic and problem solving skills
• Ability to work in a global team environment
• Candidate must be thorough, accurate, and be able to communicate effectively both to technical and non-technical audiences
• Fluent English written & verbal skills

Desired Characteristics

• Master's Degree in Computer Science or other relevant field - or equivalent knowledge or experience
• Experience with Node.js, Java, Scala, C++, C# or Python
• Previous exposure to Scrum
• Experience with Cloud Foundry or other cloud environment
• Experience with Statistical and analytic programming design and technologies (Matlab, R, etc.)
• Strong interpersonal and communication skills
• Green Belt certified (GE employees only)