Software Engineer, Senior/Lead/Principal

National Grid (https:\\


  full-time   employee

North Syracuse
New York
United States

National Grid is one of the largest investor-owned electric and gas utility companies in the world. We are committed to being an innovative leader in energy management and in safeguarding our global environment.
We are currently looking for experienced Software engineers who will help rebuild our in-house IT technical project delivery capabilities. These individuals must be self-starters, energetic and have a passion for delivering value through technology. Selected candidates will perform activities ranging from Software solution design, operating architecture integration, and selection of computer applications in order to meet the needs of our business.
We offer:
Competitive and robust benefits and compensation package with bonus potential
Opportunity to be part of a growing team, building the Information Systems group
Growth potential through company leadership programs
Numerous wellness programs and Company-endorsed community programs

About the Position:
Position Responsibilities (including but not limited to):
Perform complex analysis, design, development, testing, and debugging of computer system application Software
Perform activities ranging from Software design, operating architecture integration, and selection of computer systems.
Apply knowledge of one or more technologies, and of one or more platforms and programming languages. (ex: Oracle CIS/Fusion, Alteryx, Tableau, Salesforce, Mulesoft/API, MQ series, JCAPS)
Apply integration and custom development expertise in industry standard programming languages to convert functional and technical requirements into business solutions.
Create system design work products including conceptual designs and logical technical designs
Work effectively with 3rd party suppliers
Perform project tasks following National Grid approved Software Development Lifecycle model
Concurrently manage multiple project assignments
Support transformation of the IS organization into a proactive, value-added, business-focused service provider
Demonstrate Valued Business Partner capabilities and behaviors in all interactions with colleagues, vendors and business stakeholders
Assist with training junior Software engineering staff.
Perform other duties as assigned by management
Knowledge & Experience Required:

Collage degree in a relevant discipline or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience
Five (5) to ten (10) years of professional experience demonstrating responsibility for developing solutions in support of large scale Software development projects
Experience delivering large scale projects, including development of technical requirements, testing and integration plans
Experience with both Waterfall and Agile SDLC methodologies
Desired Skills:
Self-directed and motivated. An impeccable reputation for honesty, integrity, and for doing the right thing - a role model for others
Able to clearly communicate technical concepts to both technical and non-technical audiences
Demonstrated ability to interface effectively and collaborate with third party suppliers/vendors
Experience with cloud-computing services, such as Amazon Web Services or Microsoft Azure
Testing cross-browser, cross-platform, and/or cross-device compatibility
Experience with native iOS or Android development
Possession of excellent critical thinking skills
Possession of excellent oral and written communications skills
Possession of excellent interpersonal, team, and relationship-building skills
Big Data/Data Visualization/Robotics(Automation) technology experience a plus
SAP and/or development/integration experience highly desirable
This position is one of National Grid?s career path roles which provide for promotional opportunities within and across salary bands as you develop and evolve in the position by gaining experience, expertise and acquiring and applying technical skills.
National Grid is an equal opportunity employer that values a broad diversity of talent, knowledge, experience and expertise.We foster a culture of inclusion that drives employee engagement to deliver superior performance to the communities we serve.National Grid is proud to be an affirmative action employer. We encourage minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans to join the National Grid team.
:Information Services
Primary Location
:NY-N Syracuse
:Information Services
Job Posting
:Mar 1, 2018, 2:53:48 PM
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