Lead Software Engineer, Engineering Data & Informatics

Atlanta, South Carolina
06 Oct 2016
23 Nov 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
This Lead Software Engineer will support development of commercial RAM (Reliability, Availability, and Maintainability) tools to support the commercial life cycle of Power Service products. Will work within agile team to support applications in Power Generation Services.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Work closely with Engineering and product managers to understand software tool CTQs and rapidly enable these requirements
  • Collaborate with engineers, product managers and designers to optimize product quality and time to market
  • Work closely with the GE Software COE, Global Research, and adjacent businesses such as Aviation and Oil & Gas where appropriate to leverage and share emerging software technologies and practices.
  • Using large-Scale System Design approaches (load balancing and high availability), to develop and implement real-time collaboration, data management and analytics
  • Design and architecture for scalability and performance
  • Developing user interfaces for Desktop/Mobile/Web applications using HTML/JavaScript/CSS across a variety of browsers


  • Bachelor's degree in a STEM major (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math) or equivalent
  • 3+ years experience in design, development and modification of applications and programs Java, SQL, Python, and associated languages and technologies.

Additional Eligibility Qualifications

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.

Desired Characteristics

  • Self-motivated, innovative, willing to pursue new technical areas and capable of independent work
  • Experience with HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, and Angular JS
  • Experience in database applications using multiple data storage & data retrieval techniques within Oracle and SQL Server databases
  • Experience employing Agile in a software or technical application
  • Experience working in a cross functional organization, i.e. - services, systems, controls, and performance
  • Ability to rapidly change directions on multiple concurrent projects based on emergent business priorities
  • Effective interpersonal and influencing skills
  • Effective communication skills, oral and written