Edison Engineering Development Program (EEDP) - Software - 2021

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GE Appliances

Edison Engineering Development Program (EEDP) - Software - 2021

Louisville, KY
Full Time
Paid
  • Responsibilities

    THE ADVENTURE

    GE Appliances provides learning opportunities, challenges, and support for software engineers. We are applying the latest techniques in software development such as Agile, TDD, Continuous Integration, and Testing Automation to the embedded software field. Every day, we push ourselves to find innovative solutions, produce higher quality code, and deliver it on schedule.

    WHAT YOU WILL LEARN & DO

    ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES

    • Position is a 2-3 year entry-level rotational development program based in Louisville, KY
    • Completion of a GE Appliances-sponsored Masters degree for those who do not already have one is required
    • Completion of GE Appliances-specific and relevant technical coursework
    • We're a small to medium sized team located in Louisville and Seoul (most full-time developers have had the opportunity to travel to Seoul)
    • We develop in C (production code) and scripting languages like Lua and JavaScript (tooling)
    • We work in a resource-constrained environment with (generally) no heap, and primarily run bare metal but some projects use an RTOS
    • We use the industry-leading version control system Git
    • We are Agile!
    • We're heavily invested in Test Driven Development (TDD) which is a great way to work
    • We use continuous integration to automate builds and identify issues quickly
    • We're invested in continuous learning and full time developers have the opportunity to attend software conferences
    • MacBook Pros are available to all developers in Louisville and the vast majority choose to use a Mac
    • We're doing a lot of work towards making connected appliances - this means creating both highly debuggable platforms for development as well as enabling Internet of Things (IoT) functionality
    • EEDPs receive targeted training from seasoned engineers and participate in projects to develop them into well-rounded software engineers
    • GE Appliances has an active EEDP community with leadership and social opportunities
    • No two rotations are the same, our EEDPs work in varied teams and environments to get a wide array of experiences
    • The software team is the best team - we have a relaxed dress code, great bosses, two arcade machines, and a ping pong table that gets a lot of use
    • We're heavily invested in our EEDP program because Edisons are the future of our business
    • GE Appliances will not sponsor applicants for work visas for this position
    • Positions located in Louisville, KY and Evansville, IN
  • Qualifications

    WHAT YOU NEED TO SUCCEED

    • Pursuing Bachelors degree or better in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or related Engineering Degree
    • Cumulative GPA >= 3.0 (out of 4.0)
    • Unrestricted authorization to work in the United States

    PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

    • Passion for Software
    • Desire and ability to learn
    • Solid analytical skills
    • Strong work ethic
    • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
    • Related coursework

    • Completed two or more co-op rotations prior to graduation GE Appliances 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.

  • Industry
    Manufacturing
  • Fun Fact
    To enable happiness and wellbeing in every home.
  • About Us

    GE Appliances, a Haier company and Affiliates (GEA), is more than a place to work–we create possibilities. We also design, build, test, sell, and distribute them. Named “Smart Appliance Company of the Year” by IoT Breakthrough, we’re changing the way people cook, clean, and cool to enable happiness & wellbeing in their homes. If you gravitate toward challenge, seek out responsibility, and want to make a difference, this opportunity is for you. Join a large and diverse community of co-ops and interns at the fastest-growing appliance manufacturer in the U.S. Let us help you write your career story.