General Electric Software Developer - Build and Maintenance in DELFT, Netherlands

Role Summary:

About Us:

Baker Hughes, a GE company (NYSE:BHGE) is the world’s first and only fullstream provider of integrated oilfield products, services and digital solutions. Drawing on a storied heritage of invention, BHGE harnesses the passion and experience of its people to enhance productivity across the oil and gas value chain.

BHGE helps its customers acquire, transport and refine hydrocarbons more efficiently, productively and safely, with a smaller environmental footprint and at lower cost per barrel. Backed by the digital industrial strength of GE, the company deploys minds, machines and the cloud to break down silos and reduce waste and risk, applying breakthroughs from other industries to advance its own.

With operations in over 120 countries, the company’s global scale, local know-how and commitment to service infuse over a century of experience with the spirit of a startup – inventing smarter ways to bring energy to the world.

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Role Summary:

As part of the Build and Maintenance Team (BAM team) you, together with your other colleagues in the team are responsible for improving, creating and maintaining the build and perform active maintenance of the code to implement our architectural roadmap. But also keep the code up to date with the latest compilers and third party libraries and help improve our continuous integration processes.

The BAM-team has an active role in supporting the releases and reducing the interdependencies between different parts of the code. We help to make automated test run easier, quicker and cover more of the code base. This role asks for creative thinking, staying abreast on the latest technology and have a passion for different types of programming languages.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Taking ownership of the Build process

  • Pro-active contribute to continuously improve our build and release processes

  • Have an appreciation for the bigger business picture

  • Are passionate about working in a product development environment

  • Challenged by complex architecture and code

  • Passionate about helping our products to stay “future-proof”

  • Adding value to the team through your knowledge and programming skills. With your team grow in achieving unique and outstanding performances

  • Enjoying to learn from your motivated and skilled colleagues and in turn you share your knowledge

  • Not afraid to ask questions and excel in your profession

  • Having fun.


  • You have a Bachelors’ degree in Computer Science or Software Engineering

  • You have strong technical software development shills

  • You are quality focused

  • You have significant experience developing software in C# and preferable C ++ You have experience with TFS and build definitions

  • You have knowledge about PowerShell and Installshield

  • You have experience with continuous integration

  • You have excellent communications skills (verbal and written)

  • You are a team-oriented communicator that loves to work in a multinational, high performance organization

  • You understand the needs of the business

  • You have experience with working in an Agile development environment

  • You are organized towards tasks and responsibilities

  • You like challenges

  • You are a creative person that gets the job done

  • You know how to convince a rock-star developer about why he shouldn’t break the build, run the tests upfront and have him buy you a drink afterwards.

What’s In It For You:

  • An exciting job in a joint development project with Shell

  • Be part of a passionate community of development professionals where you can be yourself and develop your technical skills

  • Flexible work hours

  • Bonus program up to 15%

  • Employee referral program

  • Energize Recognition Program

  • 8% Holiday allowance

  • Health allowance (€ 138,70 gross per month)

  • 25 Vacation days, the year after (if not been ill) 5 days extra

  • Possibility to work from home

  • Annual performance reviews

  • State of the art facilities like good laptops, sit/stand desks

  • Open and transparent way of working together

  • Participate in knowledge sharing sessions or organize one yourself


Delftech Park, Delft, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands

Baker Hughes, a GE company 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. Learn more at

Locations: Netherlands; Zuid-Holland; DELFT

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at . 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.