General Electric Staff Software Architect in Bismark, North Dakota

About Us:

GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at . 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.

Role Summary:

You will be working on multiple projects as a project leader or internal consultant. You will work on projects for components of the domain.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Participate in the domain technical and business discussionsrelative to future architect direction.

  • Assist in the analysis, design and development of a roadmapand implementation based upon a current vs. future state in a cohesivearchitecture viewpoint.

  • Gather and analyze data and develop architecturalrequirements at project level.

  • Participate in the EA (Enterprise Architecture) governancemodel.

  • Support the development software and data delivery platformsthat are service-oriented with reusable components that can be orchestratedtogether into different methods for different businesses.

  • Research and evaluate emerging technology, industry andmarket trends to assist in project development and/or operational supportactivities.


Basic Qualifications:

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

  • A minimum of 8 years of professional experience in (includetechnical skill) OR Master’s degree with 6 years of experience in (includetechnical skill) OR PhD with 3 years ofexperience in (include technical skill)

  • GE Leadership Program Graduates will get credit towardsrelevant work experience, commensurate to the program they have completed

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Legalauthorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individualsfor employment visas, now or in the future, for this job opening.

Desired Characteristics:

Technical Expertise:

  • Responsible for architecting solutions within theengineering application portfolio and capabilities provided through Teamcenter,content management and other solution in the domain.

  • Creation of architecture artifacts including businesscontext diagrams, conceptual, logical, security, and physicalarchitectures. Data flow diagrams andentity relationships

  • Participates in business case development by providingarchitecture content and other types of analyses/evaluation criteria asrequired.

  • Own complete engineering systems solution end-to-end;oversight of development team, prototyping, design, build, test, documentationand post go-live stabilization, including interfaces & cross moduleintegration.

Business Acumen:

  • Understand key cross-functional concepts that impact theorganization; is aware of business priorities and organizational dynamics.

  • Turns the business requirements into technical solutionsthat create operational efficiencies and added value to our internal andexternal customers.

  • Challenge business to utilize technology effectively.


  • Coaches and mentors team members.

  • Delivers tasks on-time with alignment to architecturalgoals. Can identify and raise issues, risks and benefits.

  • Participates in change initiatives by implementing newdirections and providing appropriate information and feedback.

Personal Attributes:

  • Applies values, policies, procedures and precedent to maketimely, routine decisions of limited, clear choice.

  • Reacts open-mindedly to new perspectives or ideas. Considersdifferent or unusual solutions when appropriate.

  • Resolves day-to-day issues related to strategyimplementation. Escalates issues that impact the client and/or strategicinitiatives.


Locations: United States; Michigan, Pennsylvania, Texas; Fort Worth, Erie, Detroit

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