General Electric Sr Software Engineer in Budapest, Hungary

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Role Summary:

The GE DigitalThreat Management team is looking for an experienced Software Engineer to work on a number of exciting cloud based security platforms to protect the GE business.The Threat ManagementPlatform Engineering team is responsible for providing the GE-CIRT and Cyber Intelligence organizations with the software products required to protect GE from cyber threats.

Essential Responsibilities:

Our platforms span IR orchestration & automation, knowledge management, and host forensics capabilities across GECybersecurity & Technology Risk functions.

You will be responsible for programing a component, feature and or feature set.

Works independently and contributes to the immediate team and to other teams across business.

You will also contribute to design discussions.

In this role, you will:

  • Be responsible for developing and evolving software in a fast paced and agile development environment using the latest software development technologies and infrastructure

  • Write code that meets standards and delivers desired functionality using the technology selected for the project

  • Drive increased efficiency across the teams, eliminating duplication, leveraging product and technology reuse

  • Support process improvements which guide the development, sustaining & support activities

  • Ensure team receives consistent messages and has clear understanding of business direction, strategy and results

  • Engage subject matter experts in successful transfer of complex domain knowledge

  • Apply principles of SDLC and methodologies like Lean/Agile/XP, CI, Software and Product Security, Scalability,Documentation Practices, refactoring and Testing Techniques

  • Work with Product Owners to understand product requirements & vision

  • Proactively share information across the team, to the right audience with the appropriate level of detail and timelines


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

  • Strong professional experience in software engineering

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

Desired Characteristics:

  • Experience with multiple programming languages such as Python, Perl, Ruby, etc...

  • Experience with CI build pipelines and advocates automation

  • Experience with Git and Agile software development

  • Experience with Amazon Web Services and/or Microsoft Azure

  • Seeks to understand problems thoroughly before implementing solutions. Asks questions to clarify requirements when ambiguities are present

  • Skilled in breaking down problems and estimate time for development tasks

  • Proactively identifies and removes project obstacles or barriers on behalf of the team

  • Differentiates buzzwords from value proposition

  • Voices opinions and presents clear rationale. Uses data or factual evidence to influence

  • Past experience working with network defense teams and technologies including, but not limited to: Snort, Bro-IDS, Security Onion, PCAP, Yara, Splunk


Locations: Hungary; Budapest

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