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Sr. Software Developer - GPSC Supplier Quality


This is a Hybrid position within our IT Organization. The role will allow employees to work offsite but will also require onsite work based on business needs. The selected candidate will be expected to commute to the innovation center to which they are assigned as their primary GM facility. Relocation may be provided.

In this software development role, you will be responsible for developing software applications using sound, repeatable, industry standard methodologies. You will have the opportunity to work hands-on writing software or solutions, based on detailed requirements and system specifications. Development activities will include updating existing software and/or developing new software solutions to address a specific need or solve a particular business problem. Additionally, you will drive development activities in accordance with appropriate methodologies and application of a repeatable, systematic and quantifiable approach to the development process. You will coach/mentor software developers and will review the software being developed. This role will also work closely with architects and/or data scientists to ensure code alignment with design patterns/frameworks.

About the team:

The Global Purchasing and Supply Chain IT team provides the technology innovation behind one of the world’s largest digital supply chains, with a network of 182 plants, 650 logistics service providers and 3,100 suppliers to build 9 million vehicles and deliver to over 15,000 dealers worldwide.  IT integrates the enterprise to make this happen.  Our industry-leading team of analysts, developers, engineers, and architects develop, test, and deploy the technology that drives GM. This is an expansive team that is looking for a dynamic and critical team member.

About the role and responsibilities:

The Senior Software Developer is responsible for designing and developing enterprise applications using sound, repeatable, industry best practices and in accordance with the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe).  In addition to designing and developing high quality code, the role requires leading team(s) of developers, contributing to portfolio planning by sizing future initiatives, developing automated tests, and implementing CI/CD pipelines.

Additional Description

Minimum Requirements:

  • Minimum 5+ years experience designing and developing enterprise applications

  • Languages/Frameworks: Java, SpringBoot, Angular, Javascript, Spring MVC

  • Full lifecycle application development using standard frameworks and coding standards/patterns

  • Coding, unit testing and debugging applications in various software languages

  • Software testing and quality assurance

  • Performance tuning, improvement, balancing, usability, automation

  • Integrate software with existing systems

  • Maintain standards compliance

  • Proactively engage in the remediation of software issues related to code quality, security, and/or pattern/frameworks.

  • Provides guidance and coaching to associate software developers.

  • Automates testing processes by developing unit test scripts as part of coding.

  • Ensure development artifacts are in alignment with patterns/ frameworks designed by software engineering teams

  • Databases: Oracle, SQL Server, PostgreSQL

  • Web Application Servers: WebLogic

  • Methodologies: Agile, Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with resilient application design and secure coding practices

  • Expertise leveraging Object Oriented Programming methodologies and design patterns including domain-driven design, microservices, cloud native (12 + 3 factor), service mesh and cloud design patterns.

  • Expert knowledge of standard development tools.

  • Experience and ability to teach or instruct co-workers.

  • Possess excellent communication skills, with an emphasis on verbal and written communication.

  • Ability to optimize the performance of code.

  • Understands code quality analysis results and remediation mechanisms

  • Understands security risks for applications and code remediation techniques


  • Bachelor's degree in technical discipline preferred or equivalent experience required.

**This position is available in our Austin, TX - Chandler, AZ locations ONLY.

About GM

Our vision is a world with Zero Crashes, Zero Emissions and Zero Congestion and we embrace the responsibility to lead the change that will make our world better, safer and more equitable for all.

Why Join Us 

We aspire to be the most inclusive company in the world. We believe we all must make a choice every day – individually and collectively – to drive meaningful change through our words, our deeds and our culture. Our Work Appropriately philosophy supports our foundation of inclusion and provides employees the flexibility to work where they can have the greatest impact on achieving our goals, dependent on role needs. Every day, we want every employee, no matter their background, ethnicity, preferences, or location, to feel they belong to one General Motors team.

Benefits Overview

The goal of the General Motors total rewards program is to support the health and well-being of you and your family. Our comprehensive compensation plan incudes, the following benefits, in addition to many others:
• Paid time off including vacation days, holidays, and parental leave for mothers, fathers and adoptive parents;
• Healthcare (including a triple tax advantaged health savings account and wellness incentive), dental, vision and life insurance plans to cover you and your family;
• Company and matching contributions to 401K savings plan to help you save for retirement;
• Global recognition program for peers and leaders to recognize and be recognized for results and behaviors that reflect our company values; 
• Tuition assistance and student loan refinancing;
• Discount on GM vehicles for you, your family and friends.

Diversity Information

General Motors is committed to being a workplace that is not only free of discrimination, but one that genuinely fosters inclusion and belonging. We strongly believe that workforce diversity creates an environment in which our employees can thrive and develop better products for our customers.   We understand and embrace the variety through which people gain experiences whether through professional, personal, educational, or volunteer opportunities. GM is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

We encourage interested candidates to review the key responsibilities and qualifications and apply for any positions that match your skills and capabilities.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statements

The policy of General Motors is to extend opportunities to qualified applicants and employees on an equal basis regardless of an individual's age, race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression or veteran status. Additionally, General Motors is committed to being an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers including individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, email us at . In your email, please include a description of the specific accommodation you are requesting as well as the job title and requisition number of the position for which you are applying.