Role Summary:As a member of the Brilliant Software Factory (BSF) Core Team, the successful applicant will be a key contributor to the overall solutions provided by the BSF to support its global mission: define, design, develop, deliver and drive adoption of state-of-the-art processes, automation and technologies to empower Software Solutions within the DevOps paradigm, enabling continuous productivity and quality improvement.
The successful applicant will be innovative and self-motivated, and responsible for the design, implementation and adoption of the processes and automation that the Brilliant Software Factory identify. For that he or she will work closely with the other BSF Domain leaders, Product Development, Software Delivery, IT and external partners (if needed). He or she will support the other BSF Domain Leaders to produce agile project plans and be responsible for the delivery of the BSF Solutions, in a timely, cost effective manner, and with high levels of quality.
Act as a Thought Leader to identify, design and implement DevOps frameworks and automation to be used across an extensive and diverse range of products
Act as a Change Agent to drive change in the organization, by actively engaging Product Development and Software Delivery functions to achieve our DevOps strategy
Own the full development cycle of innovative solutions which leverage contemporary technologies
Work with the other BSF Leaders, Product Development, Software Delivery and IT to help identify new opportunities for improvement within the organization.
Ensure Engineering discipline within an agile environment, consistent with engineering policies and procedures, to produce the required deliverables with high quality and security, on time, and within budget.
Monitor and communicate development cycle status, tests status, and execution risks & issues appropriately.
collaborate with other GE businesses to discover solutions to accelerate our strategy, share information & best practices.
Contribute to the overall management of the BSF Framework (open governance) to allow the team to reach its common goals
Bachelor's degree in Software Engineering, Physics, Mathematics, or Computer Science
At least 5 additional years of experience in software project engineering or software product development roles relative to Design, Build, Test, and Deploy
Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. GE may agree to sponsor an individual for an employment visa now or in the future if there is a shortage of individuals with particular skills.
Previous experience using DevOps related tools such as Jenkins, Kubernetes, Terraform, Docker, Chef, Ansible, AWS - or their equivalents
Strong understanding of CI & CD process, toolsets and supporting infrastructure
Strong culture and initial experience in DevOps and Agile Development methodologies
Strong understanding of and experience in different scripting languages and file formats like Python, Bash, Powershell, Groovy, JSON, YAML - or their equivalents
Strong understanding of and experience in cloud-computing platforms (AWS or Azure), Virtualisation, and Containerisation
Strong understanding of development and delivery lifecycles, in particular the importance of the role of Test Automation
Strong technical and analytical ability
Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
Strong oral and written communication skills
Strong presentation and report writing skills
Master's degree in Software Engineering or in Computer Science is preferred
About Us:GE (NYSE:GE) drives the world forward by tackling its biggest challenges. By combining world-class engineering with software and analytics, GE helps the world work more efficiently, reliably, and safely. GE people are global, diverse and dedicated, operating with the highest integrity and passion to fulfill GE's mission and deliver for our customers. www.ge.com
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, gender (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law.
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 drug screen (as applicable).Additional Locations:United States;Washington;Redmond;
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