Offers “General Electric”

Expires soon General Electric

Staff Software Engineer, Electrical Power Systems (multiple positions)

  • Bothell, USA
  • IT development

Job description

Job Description Summary

Job Description

Essential Functions / Responsibilities:

GE Energy Management Services LLC seeks Staff Software Engineer, Electrical Power Systems (multiple positions) to be 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). Act as a team 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) 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 and DMS application developers to implement solutions that are aligned with product direction. Provide maintenance of power systems application functionality, including code fixes, documentation, and user interfaces. Collaborate with system/project engineers, frontend developers and EMS application developers. Provide input to technical lead on schedules and cost estimates. Interface with customers on general and specific issues within area of functional expertise.

Qualifications / Requirements:

The position requires a Master’s degree, or foreign degree equivalent, in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or related field + related thesis work and 4 years of experience in an electrical engineering occupation or related occupation in which the required experience is gained.

The position also requires 4 years of experience in designing, developing or implementing the electrical power system applications for the advanced Energy Grid Management and Energy Market Management systems; 4 years of work experience in the power systems network applications; 3 years experience with programming skills in C++, Java or other related language; 4 years experience with an assigned technical area and a strong understanding of the EMS software; 4 years experience with power systems and/or energy management systems with focus on transmission Network Applications like State Estimation, Contingency Analysis, Optimal Power Flow or Dispatcher training Simulator; and 2 years experience with electric utility industry practices. Telecommuting is permitted. When not telecommuting, must report to offices in Bothell, WA. 

The salary range for this position is $182,312 to $213,900. The specific salary offered to a candidate may be influenced by a variety of factors including the candidate’s experience and their education.

Available health and welfare benefits include healthcare, prescription drug, dental, and vision coverage; savings account options (such as a Health Care Flexible Savings Account, Health Reimbursement Account, Limited Purpose Flexible Spending Account, and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account); and an employee assistance program. Additional benefits include a defined contribution 401(k) plan, employee life insurance, optional dependent life insurance, employee accidental death or dismemberment insurance coverage, salary continuance program benefits for disability, optional long-term disability, paid holidays, paid time off, tuition reimbursement program, adoption assistance, optional identity theft prevention insurance, and optional personal excess liability insurance.

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

Additional Information

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, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

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).

Relocation Assistance Provided: No

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