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Electrical Power Systems Software Engineer
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General Electric (GE) | Redmond, WA
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Job Description

Electrical Power Systems Software Engineer

* GE Power
* Entry-Level
* Posted 2/8/2019 10:54:03 AM
* 3243039
* Job Function: Digital Technology
* Business Segment: Power Grid Solutions

Location(s): United States; Washington; Redmond

Role Summary:

Responsible for advanced Power Systems Application software development, testing, integration and tuning of assigned functions to meet corporate project/product commitments. The projects include developing Power system features for Electric Utilities or ISOs (Independent System Operators) and Transmission System Operators (TSOs).

Essential Responsibilities:

Responsible for programing a feature and or a small feature set. Contributes to the team and works with direction from Senior Team Members or management, beginning to work independently).

Act as a member in Software Center of Excellence, representing the face of high-quality design and development practices. Implement new functionalities in power system application software which includes EMS (Energy Management System), Distribution Management System (DMS), Market Management System (MMS) and DTS (Dispatcher Training Simulator) applications.

Provide maintenance of power systems application functionality; including code fixes, documentation, and user interfaces.

Collaborate with system/project engineers, frontend developers and EMS/DMS/MMS application developers to implement solutions that are aligned with product direction.

Limited direct customer interaction.


Basic Qualifications

Master's degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science with thesis or related work in power systems or Computer Science (No experience required) OR Bachelors in Computer Science with three years of industry experience in the power systems application area.

Eligibility Requirements

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.

Must be willing to work out of an office located in Redmond, WA

Travel is required 25-50%

Desired Characteristics:

Basic experience in software design, development and/or integration.

programming experience in C++ and/or Java and familiarity with basic database operations.

Exposure to optimization techniques and tools.

Ability to work independently and be self-motivated.

Ability to work effectively in a team environment. Ability to work effectively in a team environment.

Some work or academic experience in power systems.

Experience with power systems and/or energy management systems.

Experience with software development.

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.

Locations: United States; Washington; Redmond

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

About General Electric (GE)

At GE Appliances, we are imagination at work.  GE Appliances’ vision is to be recognized as the leading brand for performance and efficiency, and as a team, we are committed to delivering an outstanding ownership experience for our customers. Join us and be part of that journey.