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Information Technology

Senior Software Developer

  • Location
    • Austin, Texas
    • Chandler, Arizona
    • Roswell, Georgia
    • Warren, Michigan
  • Schedule Full time
  • Posted


Hybrid: This position does not require an employee to be on-site full-time to perform most effectively.  The employee’s role enables them to work at a GM facility or off-site as frequently as needed or desired.  This position requires employee to be onsite 1-3x per week.

In recent years, GM Information Technology has successfully executed the largest IT transformation in the history of the automotive industry, fully insourcing what once was a nearly completely outsourced IT function. Today GM IT is a dynamic and fast-paced organization that crafts, develops, and maintains all IT infrastructure, applications and solutions enabling GM’s global operations. From designing and building the next generation of electric and other vehicles to developing an outstanding GM experience for our dealers and customers driving real change in the most iconic automaker in the world. Our team provides software solutions that bridge the gap between Product Development and Manufacturing. Our team delivers outstanding enterprise-wide IT solutions in groundbreaking technologies such as mobility, telematics, important business systems, cloud, and vehicle engineering. We use modern platforms (Pivotal Cloud Foundry and Kubernetes), JavaScript frameworks (React, Angular), and databases (PostgreSQL). We offer exciting positions for hardworking professionals looking to advance their careers and be a part of an IT organization passionate about innovation, speed, and adding business value.

There are several exciting opportunities currently within the Manufacturing Engineering IT organization. In this role, you will not only be responsible for developing software to handle business problems but will also be creating applications that will have a positive impact within several departments ranging from Pre-Production, General Assembly, Propulsion, to Electric Vehicles. You will work hands-on writing software or solutions based on detailed requirements and system specifications. In addition, you will also have the chance to create and contribute to existing CI/CD pipelines, learn about using containerization technologies (Docker and Kubernetes), write code hosted in a Cloud platform, and design reusable components and microservices. You will further improve your skills and knowledge by working closely with senior developers, architects, and business partners. Directly to enhance the software that interfaces with GM Plant devices, machines and drive processes on factory floor throughout various sites.


  • Full lifecycle application development using standard design patterns/frameworks

  • Must have experience as part of a software project delivery effort

  • Fluent within several programming languages, tools and/or technologies

  • Design, develop, and deliver scalable microservices and elegant front ends

  • Automates unit/end-to-end testing of software systems within their domain, focused on software quality and maintainability

  • Assists with Performance tuning, usability assessment/improvement

  • Provides guidance and mentoring of fellow software developers and other team members

  • Proactively engage in the identification / remediation of software issues such as code quality, pattern mismatch, and security issues related to the code or solution/configuration

  • Integrate software with existing software/systems

  • Knowledge of Software testing, quality assurance and solutions testing including automation

  • Knowledge of maintaining and debugging live software applications

  • Automates testing processes by developing unit test scripts as needed

  • Engage in the identification & remediation of software issues related to code or solutions quality, security, and/or pattern/frameworks and software usability or end user related issues

  • Must be experienced with performance Optimization, Test Driven Development, Enterprise software integration patterns and methods, Performance tuning & usability, assessment/improvement

Additional Description


  • Bachelor's Degree in a technical field or 3+ years equivalent work experience

  • Extensive professional experience within software development with 3+ years of full stack software development experience

  • Understanding of software engineering practices, design patterns, data structures and algorithms

  • Experience working in an agile environment

  • Demonstrates experience/knowledge of RESTful web services

  • 2+ years using Micro services and Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery (CI/CD)

  • 2+ years applying industry standard DB technologies


  • Net Core, C#, Java, Spring Boot

  • Kubernetes/Cloud, Docker, Micro services

  • SQL, Messaging (Kafka, RabbitMQ, MQSeries), Maven, Postgres

  • TFS, Azure Dev Ops, Nodejs

  • Distributed Cache (Redis), Logging/Analytics (ELK)

  • TrueScript/JavaScript/HTML/CSS

  • React/Angular/Vue, Jest/Cypress/Jasmine

  • CSS Preprocessors, Front End Architecture


  • Experience working with production AI/ML models and pipelines

  • Object Store / S3 experience

  • Mobile Application Development

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