[Ieee_vis_open_positions] Job Listing - UI Developer

Javed, Waqas (GE Global Research) javed at ge.com
Wed Jun 19 17:23:00 CEST 2013

Dear Colleague,

GE's Software Center of Excellence is looking for a talented web application developer to join our UI team. Kindly see the following for details.
If you are interested in this position feel free to email me your resume at javed at ge.com<mailto:javed at ge.com>.

Business        GE Corporate
Business Segment        Global Research
Posted Position Title   Staff UI Developer
Career Level    Experienced
Function        Engineering/Technology
Function Segment        Applications and Software
Location(s) Where Opening Is Available  United States
U.S. State, China or Canada Provinces   California
City    San Ramon
Postal Code     94583-9130
Relocation Expenses     No
Role Summary/Purpose    GE is an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation.

Have you made a name for yourself unifying many disparate web services into a single amazing user experience? Have you built applications in the Cloud and spent most of the time feeling you could have built a better interface? If so, GE's Software Center of Excellence is looking for a talented web application developer to join our UI team. If you enjoy building amazing customer experiences and like to make difficult things look easy this is the opportunity for you.
Essential Responsibilities

As a Senior UI Developer, you will work closely with Designers and System engineers to build and shape the public interface of GE's cloud and web offerings.

As a Senior UI Developer, you will:

  1.  Act as a member of the Software Center of Excellence, representing the face of high quality design and development practices
  2.  Develop front-end systems with HTML5, JavaScript, PHP, Node.js, Redis and CSS
  3.  Collaborate with system engineers, backend developers and user experience design teams to implement UI solutions that are aligned with and extend shared platforms and solutions
  4.  Have a solid understanding of the underlying infrastructure needed to run a large distributed web application


  1.  Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Engineering or related discipline
  2.  Minimum of 7 years of experience working in software development Eligibility Requirements:

  3.  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 opening
  4.  Ability and willingness to work out of an office located in San Ramon, CA
  5.  Ability and willingness to travel, as required GRCSoftwareCA

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 background investigation and drug screen.
Desired Characteristics

  1.  Ability to develop new approaches to complex design problems
  2.  Knowledge of new technologies (such as PHP 5, CSS, HTML5)
  3.  Knowledge of JavaScript — rich interactive client interfaces (e.g. Ext.js), JSON, AJAX, DOM manipulation, Node.js
  4.  MySQL or other database experience
  5.  Experience using SOAP and RESTful web services
  6.  Solid understanding of scalable design principles
  7.  Knowledge of written View controller code in any MVC applications
  8.  Experience in Ajax, JQuery, Java and web services
  9.  Experience in Web application framework (spring, apache, flex, struts, play)
  10. Web container level experience (tomcat, jetty)
  11. OI layer level experience (akka,netty,node.js)
  12. Solid understanding of Linux or Unix operating systems
  13. Experience building web apps in a load balanced environment
  14. Experience working with and configuring web servers and databases
  15. Understanding of storage systems, firewalls, VPN, networking and/or virtualization technologies


Waqas Javed
HCI Researcher
Connected Experience Labs
UX Innovation Lab
GE Global Research & Software Center of Excellence

javed at ge.com<mailto:wu at ge.com>

2623 Camino Ramon, Suite 500
San Ramon, CA 94583, United States
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