General Electric Sr Solution Architect in Moscow, Russia

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.

Role Summary:

Leads, consults or manages multiple GE software solutions engagements. Works on highly complex projects that require in-depth knowledge within a domain: technical, solutions, business or information. Leads domain specific architecture.

Essential Responsibilities:

• Lead and coordinate the domain technical and business discussions relative to future architecture of cloud based solutions customized to customer requirements.

• Analyze requirements, design and develop a roadmap and implementation plan based upon a current vs. future state in a cohesive architecture viewpoint.

• Review and/or analyze and develop architectural requirements at close collaboration with project and product teams.

• Participate in the project governance.

• Participate in design, delivery, commissioning and maintenance of the cloud based solutions to customer, ensure that solution has all agreed with customer characteristics and performs against agreed metrics.

Qualifications/Requirements:

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

• A minimum of 5 years of experience with cloud technologies in developers or architecture roles with established leadership credentials across disciplines and functions.

Desired Characteristics:

Technical Expertise:

• Experience building distributed / service oriented / microservice-style and cloud based architectures

• Solid knowledge of cloud orchestration tools and solution – Terraform, GetCloudify, CloudFoundry

• Knowledge and experience with container tools and technologies: Docker, MesOS/Marathon, Kubernetes, understanding of underlying techniques.

• Practical experience in process/tasks automation (Python/Ruby, Puppet/Chef/Ansible, shell, Jenkins).

Business Acumen:

• Demonstrate knowledge of business' structure (P&Ls) and the interplay of functions to support business goals; demonstrate knowledge of the business products, key processes, suppliers, customers and market/competitors.

Leadership:

• Develops, motivates and directs staff to create a team environment.

• Recommends expenditures based on the size, scope, and cost of hardware and software components. Assists in developing business cases.

• Collaborates with project management on reporting project status, issues, risks and benefits. Meets with project leaders and software development Leaders to ensure progress towards architectural alignment with project goals and requirements.

• Ensures understanding of issues and presents clear rationale.

Personal Attributes:

• Applies values, business strategy, policies, precedent, and experience to make complex decisions with uncertain consequences.

• Challenges conventional thinking and traditional ways of operating and invites stakeholders to identify issues and opportunities.

• Takes a systems perspective that inter-relates internal and external factors for planning. Envisions compares and contrasts multiple potential medium range operational futures.

Locations: Russian Federation; Moscow

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeocselfprint_poster.pdf . 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.