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GE Appliances, a Haier company Senior Software Engineer - Embedded in Louisville, Kentucky

Job Location

USA, Louisville, KY

Job Posting Title

Senior Software Engineer - Embedded

The Challenge

Join the firmware design team & help develop the embedded controls for the next generation of high-end, consumer friendly, & energy efficient appliances. We provide learning opportunities, challenges, and support for our software engineers. We are applying the latest techniques in software development such as Agile, TDD, Continuous Integration, and Testing Automation to embedded software. Every day, we push ourselves to find innovative solutions, produce higher quality code, and deliver it on schedule.

What you will Do

  • We’re a small to medium sized team located in Louisville and Seoul (most full-time developers have had the opportunity to travel to Seoul)

  • We develop in C (production code) and scripting languages like Lua and JavaScript (tooling)

  • We work in a resource-constrained environment with (generally) no heap, and primarily run bare metal but some projects use an RTOS

  • We use the industry-leading version control system Git

  • We are Agile!

  • We’re heavily invested in Test Driven Development (TDD) which is a great way to work

  • We use continuous integration to automate builds and identify issues quickly

  • We’re invested in continuous learning and full time developers have the opportunity to attend software conferences

  • MacBook Pros are available to all developers in Louisville and the vast majority choose to use a Mac

  • We’re doing a lot of work towards making connected appliances — this means creating both highly debuggable platforms for development as well as enabling Internet of Things (IoT) functionality


  • B.S. Electrical, Computer or Software Engineering or equivalent

  • 7+ Years Embedded Software Development

  • Experience with formal software development process (such as Agile)

  • Project planning and project leadership skills and experience

  • Experience in Embedded Software Development Tools & software languages: C

  • Knowledgeable of theory and use of Test Driven Development (TDD)

  • Passion for software

What you need to Succeed


  • Excellent analytical skills and ability to work in a team oriented environment

  • Software Languages: C++, Lua, JS

  • Experience working with global software development team

  • Experience using emulators, oscilloscopes, simulators and software analysis tools

  • Experience developing in a Unix/Linux environment

  • Experience with resource limited microcontrollers

  • Experience with UL60730 (UL1998)

  • Six Sigma certified Green Belt or Black Belt

GE Appliances is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.