Sr Software Engineer - Full Stack/Backend/UI

06 Oct 2016
24 Jan 2017
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
GE Renewable Energy is a Tier 1 business. We are taking on the world's biggest industrial challenges through innovative software solutions. GE Renewable Energy Digital team will be developing products that will help power the Industrial Internet working on all the industrial products of Onshore and Offshore Wind, Hydro and Solar.
This role is responsible for programming a component, feature and or feature set, work independently and contributes to the immediate team.

Essential Responsibilities

This role is responsible for programing a component, feature and or feature set, work independently and contributes to the immediate team.
• Be responsible for defining, developing, and evolving software in a fast paced and agile development environment using the latest software development technologies and infrastructure
• Translate requirements defined as user stories and deliver to required timelines and quality standards
• Write unit test cases and end to end test cases
• Coach, mentor junior team members
• Work cross functionally with other business departments to align activities and deliverables
• Drive world-class quality in the development and support of products
• Communicate effectively within immediate team
• 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
• Proactively share information across the team, to the right audience with the appropriate level of detail and timeliness


• Bachelor's/Master's Degree in Computer Science or in "STEM" Majors (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math).
• A minimum of 5+ years of professional experience in (include technical skill) OR Master's degree with 4+ years of experience
• Strong expertise in HTML5, JavaScript, AngularJS, Backbone, Node.js, CSS, Ajax, Polymer, Protractor, Web Component Tester
• Working knowledge on Java and Web services (REST)
• Experience in UX and human interaction design is a definite plus
• Strong problem solving abilities, excellent oral and written communication
• Experience working with Agile software development methodologies
• Able to work under minimal supervision
• High energy, results driven person with strong interpersonal skills
• Able to work well with global teams, including time-zone flexibility

Desired Characteristics

• Strong background in object oriented design principles, data structures and algorithms and computer science fundamentals
• Demonstrates the initiative to explore alternate technology and approaches to solving problems Skilled in breaking down problems, documenting problem statements and estimating efforts
• Experience with Windows and Unix / Linux based programming, deployment.
• Passion for building great user experiences collaborating with the User research, engineering, product management and quality teams
• Strong programming experience in Java or any other Object Oriented programming language
• Able to work under minimal supervision. Encourages input from all members of the team.
• Able to energize teams through inclusiveness and connection with people
• High energy, results driven person with strong interpersonal and leadership skills
• 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. Ability to work to tight deadlines and cope under pressure
• Strong organization skills with customer mindset and problem solving abilities
• Must be willing to travel as per business needs.