Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Hoffman Estates



Sr Software Engineer

Healthcare Digital Platform & Solutions

GE Healthcare

United States

Essential Responsibilities

- Capture system level requirements by brainstorming with Architects/Product Managers.

- Identify the scope of the work, provide initial estimate and justify the estimate with facts

- Demonstrate the understanding of Agile software development lifecycle and able to
distinguish the core inputs and outputs in each cycle.

- Engage in technical discussions; participate in technical designs and present technical ideas
through white boarding

- Work closely with your peers and keep engaging in a fast paced technical design and
development team

- Maintain code quality through best practices, unit testing and code quality automation

- Seek and provide feedback on design and development

- Demonstrate the ability to make informed technology choices after due diligence and impact

- Understand whole product, its modules and the interrelationship between them while being an
expert in the assigned component or module

- Help in designing interfaces and information exchange between modules

- Possess advanced domain knowledge and show great customer focus. Expert in processes /
methodologies and Skilled in build, release & deployment processes design

- Articulate the need for scalability and understand the importance of improving quality through

- Be an expert in writing code that meets standards and delivers the desired functionality using
the technology selected for the project

- Drive design reviews, define interfaces between code modules, and applies existing
technology to designs

- Be an expert in assessing application performance and optimizing/improving it through design
and best coding practices

- Be an expert in core data structures as well as algorithms and has the ability to implement
them using language of choice

Role Summary/Purpose

Senior Software Engineer position will be working on building products that are customer backed
solutions which incorporate Java EE and Spring components. One of the initial programs would be
Wall of Analytics. This position 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.


- Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or in “STEM” Majors (Science, Technology,
Engineering and Math)

- A minimum of 5 years of professional experience in OR Master’s degree with 3 years of

- GE Leadership Program Graduates will get credit towards relevant work experience,
commensurate to the program they have completed
Eligibility Requirements: (Country Specific)

- 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 Hoffman Estates, IL

Desired Characteristics

- Experience with Java, Spring, Hibernate is preferred

- Experience using tools like Eclipse, Perforce, Maven/Ant, and Bamboo or Cruise control

- Experience with ETL is a plus.

- Experience with n-tier, SaaS or cloud based products

- Experience in JMS, MQ Messaging.

- Experience with application servers such as Tomcat, JBoss, Karaf etc.

- Experience in performance testing of high availability systems.

- Experience with ETL is a plus.

- Experience with Cassandra/Spark technologies is a plus

- Excellent knowledge of Enterprise Application Architecture & Design

- Experience using tools like Eclipse, Perforce, Maven/Ant, and Bamboo or Cruise control

- Experience with unit testing using JUnit and mock frameworks.

- Experience in Agile development practices: Test Driven Development (TDD), Behavior Driven
Development (BDD) and Scrum.

- Strong HIS integration experience necessary

- Experience in WebServices using SOAP and RESTful frameworks

- Experience in designing (High Level & Low Level) for J2EE applications using UML and
various J2EE/OO Design patterns meeting performance and security requirements

- Good knowledge of HL7 standards

- Creative Problem solver and Open to learning new technologies.

- Excellent Analytical and problem solving skills

- Work collaboratively as part of a self-organizing scrum team with minimal supervision

- Participate in testing efforts as needed.

- Excellent communication and Interpersonal skills.

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).

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.
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.

Career Level



Digital Technology

Primary City

Hoffman Estates

Primary State/Province


Primary Country

United States

Postal Code


Additional Cities

Hoffman Estates

Additional States/Provinces


Relocation Assistance


  • due
  • j2ee
  • java
  • spring
  • uml

About the company

GE is building the world by providing capital, expertise and infrastructure for a global economy. GE Capital has provided billions in financing so businesses can build and grow their operations and consumers can build their financial futures. We build appliances, lighting, power systems and other products that help millions of homes, offices, factories and retail facilities around the world work better.