General Electric SW Team Lead in Haifa, Israel

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:

The SW Team Lead is a technical Leader with strong development background and Hands On capability. The SW Team Lead is a key technical leadership role within a software engineering discipline. SW Team Lead provide expert guidance and support to the development organization in various technical/functional aspects of research, development and engineering. Usually works on multiple projects as a project leader or internal consultant.

Essential Responsibilities:

In this role, you will:

• Be responsible for providing technical leadership and defining, developing, and evolving software for new products

• Be responsible for setting and maintaining team development plans

• Guide and manage a team of developers with planning, design, and execution

• Responsible for team member development, training and mentoring

• Expert skills in design, architecture and development, with an ability to take a deep dive in the implementation aspects if the situation demands


Bachelor’s degree, or higher, in in computer sciences/software engineering.

• 7+ years experience in software development, part of it in technical leadership roles (architect, tech lead, team lead)

• Proven software architecture and design skills for complex systems

• Demonstrated experience in product releases throughout the entire development cycle (preferably multidisciplinary system)

• Experience in Java and\or C+• Strong interpersonal and leadership skills

• Excellent communication, influencing skills and ability to gain buy-in for initiatives

• Demonstrated ability to work in a collaborative, matrixed, and customer focused environment

• Self-starter, energizing, results oriented, and able to multi-task

Desired Characteristics:

Experience in Medical Devices industry \ Technology – advantage

Experience in data security and privacy - advantage

Experience in cloud technologies\ implementations - advantage

Experience in web technologies such as HTML5, JavaScript, AngularJS, etc. - advantage

Experience in working with agile methodologies – advantage

Locations: Israel; Haifa