Software Development Engineer II

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GM Financial
Software, Development, Engineer, API, Test, Tibco, Source Code, Java, Bash, Database, Oracle, SQL, Windows, Linux
Full Time

Job Description


The Software Development Engineer (SDE) contributes in all areas of development as a member of an Agile Scrum team. Team members will have areas of strength and some level of specialization, but must be adept at learning tools and languages that enable the team member to participate in all areas of product development. Being adaptable and knowledgeable in multiple domains enables the team members to swarm or fill gaps in order to meet commitments.



  • The SDE II works under limited or no supervisory guidance and consistently delivers on commitments
  • The SDE II is expected to demonstrate excellence in the software development practices performed by Scrum teams
  • Developing product features for any or all of the following: data marketplaces, mobile applications, web applications, and API services
  • Migrating the product to the public cloud within the team as appropriateThe SDE II invests in learning and experimentation to expedite cloud implementations
  • Using automated pipelines for building, testing, and deploying software packages; continuously improving both the quality and speed of the pipelines
  • Contributing to test automation and participating in peer reviews to increase product qualityMaintaining a production-first mindset focused on scale, uptime, and ability to rapidly triage/resolve production issues
  • Investing in our Agile practice to continuously improve product quality, time to market, and team member happiness
  • Perform other duties as assigned
  • Conform with all company policies and procedures



  • Software development expertise in the high level programming language used by the product team
  • Data and query analysis and optimization to deliver scalable, performant products and services
  • Test data management to drive automated, repeatable, and reliable testing
  • Proficient in new feature development, automated tests, and the implementation of security controls
  • Experience working in Agile Scrum teams, suggesting and contributing to improvements (getting better/faster/happier)


  • Demonstrates software development excellence (software is simple, understandable, reusable, and secure)
  • Troubleshoots complex problems and works across teams to meet commitments
  • Drives adoption of best practices; cultivates innovation and learning
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and writing skills

Additional Knowledge Skills and Abilities

The SDE will have expertise in the following technologies as required for the product being developed:
  • Enterprise Service Bus: Tibco BusinessWorks (APIs and integration workflows)
  • Pipeline Automation: Azure DevOps (YAML, ARM), Terraform, Jenkins, Chef, Octopus Deploy
  • Code Scanning: SonarQube, Checkmarx
  • Source Code repos: Git
  • Containerization: Azure Kubernetes Service, Kubernetes (open source), Docker
  • High level programming languages: Java, C# (.NET MVC and .NET Core), Go
  • Scripting: Powershell, Bash
  • Database: Oracle, Microsoft SQL Server, NoSQL (e.g. CosmosDB)
  • Test Automation: Xamarin.UITest, Specflow, Selenium, Postman, Maven, TestNG, JMeter
  • Operating systems: Windows, Linux


  • High School Diploma or equivalent required
  • Bachelor's Degree in related field or equivalent work or military experience preferred


  • 3-5 years experience in software development required
  • 3-5 years developing automation scripts required

Working Conditions

  • Subject to stressful situations
  • Limited travel may be required to support business needs
  • Possibility of working long hours may be required

Company Information

GM Financial, a wholly owned subsidiary of General Motors, is a global provider of auto finance solutions, with operations in the U.S., Canada, China, and Latin America. We employ more than 9,000 hard-working team members in North America, and we're always looking for new people with diverse talents. GM Financial is a workplace where dedicated people have the opportunity to work together and celebrate our successes. Our culture is based on respect, integrity, innovation and personal development.
Dice Id : 10120555
Position Id : 2021-38591
Originally Posted : 2 months ago

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