Sr Software Engineer

15 Oct 2016
20 Nov 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
GE Renewable Energy is looking for an experienced person to work on exciting projects that will have a very positive impact onbusiness.
This role will entail working independently towards design & development, design & requirement discussions, immediate team and to other teams across business of software products for renewables domain in a global matrix-ed organization.

You should have willingness to work with Flexible working hours to facilitate communication with global teams/ team members

Essential Responsibilities

In this role, you will:
• 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
• Work with Product Line Leaders (PLLs) to understand product requirements & vision
• Translate requirements / vision into prioritized list of user stories and deliver to required timelines and quality standards
• Work with product line leaders and architects to develop multi generation software technology plans
• Drive increased efficiency across the teams, eliminating duplication, leveraging product and technology reuse
• Support process improvements which guide the development, sustaining & support activities
• Coach, mentor and lead the team with your technical expertise
• Work cross functionally with other business departments to align activities and deliverables
• Drive world-class quality in the development and support of products
• Ensure team receives consistent messages and has clear understanding of business direction, strategy and results
• Engage subject matter experts in successful transfer of complex domain knowledge
• Apply principles of SDLC and methodologies like Lean/Agile/XP, CI, Software and Product Security, Scalability, Documentation Practices, refactoring and Testing Techniques
• Write code that meets standards and delivers desired functionality using the technology selected for the project
• Understand performance parameters and assess application performance
• Work on core data structures and algorithms and implement them using technology chosen
• Proactively share information across the team, to the right audience with the appropriate level of detail and timeliness


• Bachelors or Master's Degree in Computer Science or in Electronics/ Instrumentation/ Electrical/ Power Systems with strong academic credentials.
• A minimum of 5 years of professional experience in design & development for large applications.
• Ability to switch between technologies (e.g. Java & dot Net) based on business needs.
• Experience with Windows and Unix / Linux based programming
• Experience developing web applications (Spring, RESTful, Jersey, RestEasy,JAX-WS, Web Services)
• Experience with front-end technologies such as Javascript, HTML5, CSS, AngularJS, BackboneJS, EmberJS, KnockoutJS
• Experience with databases - Oracle/ PostGRE/ MySql/ Cassandra
• Experience with database tools (JPA, Hibernate, JDBC, Spring Data)
• Initiative to explore alternate technology and approaches to solving problems
• Skills in breaking down problems, documenting problem statements and estimating efforts
• Ability to analyze impact of technology choices
• Ability to take ownership of small and medium sized tasks and deliver while mentoring and helping team members
• Continuously measure deliverables of self and team against scheduled commitments. Effectively balance different, competing objectives

Desired Characteristics

• Familiar with STS/Eclipse/IntelliJ , Maven/Ant build tools
• Experience with unit testing/ Unit testing tools/ Continuous Integration
• Demonstrates awareness about competitors and industry trends
• Experience working on software projects in the Renewable Energy domain
• Demonstrates awareness about competitors and industry trends
• Strong oral and written communication skills
• Strong interpersonal skills, 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