General Electric Sr Manager - Software Engineering in Hyderabad, India
Role Summary:You will be responsible for designing and programming a small module or a large component and designing a feature, set of features, or whole feature area. She/he will work independently and contribute to the immediate team and to other teams across business. She/he will Lead design discussion in a limited manner.
You will deliver mainline and patch releases for a large SCADA/HMI product.
In this role, you will:
Provide hands-on management for software engineering scrum teams responsible for delivering mainline and patch releases of a large SCADA/HMI product for the industrial internet.
Possibly play the role scrum master for your team and work closely with product managers, ensure good product quality and consistent velocity for the teams.
You will be responsible for hiring, coaching and mentoring a team of software engineers (4 to 16) with the goal of building a cohesive, autonomous team, able to work through technical, schedule and interpersonal challenges.
In collaboration with other scrum teams, you will evolve and adopt best practices across the SDLC, including story definition, development, automated testing, continuous build and integration and story acceptance, with the goal of continuous improvement towards building a high performing team.
Manage strategic business partnerships and relationships with vendors as needed.
Expect to spend a third of the time each in the areas of people management, technical reviews and project management.
Be an experienced voice in guiding architecture and design decisions.
Work with the team in resolving customer escalations.
Troubleshoot and remedy availability/performance issues
Participate in on-call help as needed that will include development staff
Qualifications/Requirements:Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or “STEM” Majors (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math). A minimum 8 years of professional experience.
Prior leadership experience is required.
Desired Characteristics:Technical Expertise:
Expert in working in an agile software development environment
Experienced in developing and delivering sustainable, scalable on-premise and cloud applications
Must have worked on solutions deployed on Windows and Linux
Comfortable setting up and working with CI/CD environments
Experience with container technologies like Docker
Demonstrable knowledge of relational or NoSQL databases
Experience working with High Availability and Fault Tolerant architectures
Well-developed analytical skills
A strong sense of ownership, urgency, and drive
Ability to work independently and collaboratively
Evaluates technology to drive features and roadmaps. Maps technology trends to internal vision. Differentiates buzzwords from value proposition. Embraces technology trends that drive excellence beyond traditional practices (e.g., Test automation in lieu of traditional QA practices)
Balances value propositions for competing stakeholders. Recommends a well-researched recommendation of buy vs. build solution. Conveys the value proposition for the company by assessing financial risks and gains of decisions and return on investment (ROI). Manages the process of building and maintaining a successful alliance. Understands and successfully applies common analytical techniques, including ROI, SWOT, and Gap analyses. Able to clearly articulate the business drivers relevant to a given initiative
Influences through others; builds direct and "behind the scenes" support for ideas. Pre-emptively sees downstream consequences and effectively tailors influencing strategy to support a positive outcome. Uses experts or other third parties to influence
Able to verbalize what is behind decisions and downstream implications. Continuously reflecting on success and failures to improve performance and decision-making. Understands when change is needed. Participates in technical strategy planning
Proactively identifies and removes project obstacles or barriers on behalf of the team. Able to navigate accountability in a matrixed organization
Communicates and demonstrates a shared sense of purpose. Learns from failure
Able to effectively direct and mentor others in critical thinking skills. Proactively engages with cross-functional teams to resolve issues and design solutions using critical thinking and analysis skills and best practices. Finds important patterns in seemingly unrelated information
Influences and energizes other toward the common vision and goal. Maintains excitement for a process and drives to new directions of meeting the goal even when odds and setbacks render one path impassable
Innovates and integrates new processes and/or technology to significantly add value to GE. Identifies how the cost of change weighs against the benefits and advises accordingly. Proactively learns new solutions and processes to address seemingly unanswerable problems
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.comAdditional Locations:India;Hyderabad;
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