Software Engineering Specialist, New Orleans, LA US

  • Job Function: Digital Technology
  • Experience Level: Entry-Level
  • Posted Date: 11/28/2018 2:57:13 PM
  • Job #: 3217189
  • Location(s): United States; California, Louisiana; New Orleans, San Ramon, other

Role Summary:
We are taking on the world’s biggest challenges through innovative software solutions. You will work with a group of energized and focused software professionals, analytics researchers, data scientists and domain experts in the areas of big data processing, text mining and analytics visualization leveraging contemporary tools, technologies and development methodologies to build prognostic and diagnostic products using sensor data from smart devices.

Essential Responsibilities:
You will be responsible for programing a feature and or a small feature set. You will contribute to the team and works with direction from the Senior Team Members or management but works independently.

In the role of Software Engineering Specialist, you will:

 

  • Have awareness of SDLC and methodologies like Lean / Agile / XP, CI, Software and Product Security, Scalability, Documentation Practices, refactoring and Testing Techniques
  • Ability to write code that meets standards and delivers desired functionality using the technology selected for the project
  • Understand performance parameters and can assess application performance
  • Understand core data structures and algorithms and has the ability to implement them using language of choice

    Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or in “STEM” Majors (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) or a similar technical field of study, equivalent practical experience, or the completion of a boot camp-style accelerated training curriculum focused on contemporary software development
    Eligibility Requirements:
  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job
  • Travel 10% of the time, as required
  • Must be willing to work out of an office located in New Orleans, LA or San Ramon, CA

    Desired Characteristics:
    Technical Expertise:

    • Comfortable in building features such as web services and Queries on existing tables
    • Aware of Methods and practices such as Lean/Agile/XP, etc. May have prior work experience in an agile environment, or introductory training on Lean / Agile. Aware of and able to apply continuous integration (CI)
    • Operates with general understanding of the impacts of technology choice to the software development life cycle

    Business Acumen:

    • Has the ability to break down problems and estimate time for development tasks
    • Understands the technology landscape, up to date on current technology trends and new technology, brings new ideas to the team
    • Displays understanding of the project’s value proposition for the customer. Shows commitment to deliver the best value proposition for the targeted customer
    • Learns organization vision statement and decision making framework. Able to understand how team and personal goals/objectives contribute to the organization vision

    Leadership:

    • Voices opinions and presents clear rationale. Uses data or factual evidence to influence
    • Learns organization vision statement and decision making framework. Able to understand how team and personal goals/objectives contribute to the organization vision
    • Completes assigned tasks on time and with high quality. Takes independent responsibility for assigned deliverables

    Personal Attributes:

    • Has the ability to break down problems and estimate time for development tasks
    • Seeks to understand problems thoroughly before implementing solutions. Asks questions to clarify requirements when ambiguities are present
    • Implements clean concise solutions that address the requirements at hand
    • Makes transitions to the new and different. Adapts to new environments and changing requirements. Pivots quickly as needed. When coached, responds to need & seeks info from other sources.
    • Identifies opportunities for innovation and offers new ideas. Takes the initiative to experiment with new software frameworks
    • Adapts to new environments and changing requirements. Pivots quickly as needed. When coached, responds to need & seeks info from other sources

    About Us:
    Baker Hughes, a GE company (NYSE:BHGE) is the world’s first and only full stream provider of integrated oilfield products, services and digital solutions. Drawing on a storied heritage of invention, BHGE harnesses the passion and experience of its people to enhance productivity across the oil and gas value chain.

    BHGE helps its customers acquire, transport and refine hydrocarbons more efficiently, productively and safely, with a smaller environmental footprint and at lower cost per barrel. Backed by the digital industrial strength of GE, the company deploys minds, machines and the cloud to break down silos and reduce waste and risk, applying breakthroughs from other industries to advance its own.

    With operations in over 120 countries, the company’s global scale, local know-how and commitment to service infuse over a century of experience with the spirit of a startup – inventing smarter ways to bring energy to the world.

    Follow Baker Hughes, a GE company on Twitter @BHGECo, or visit us at BHGE.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.

    Locations: United States; California, Louisiana; New Orleans, San Ramon, other

    GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.

http://careers.bhge.com/ShowJob/Id/73618/Software-Engineering-Specialist/