General Motors Java Software Developer - INF0018274 in Phoenix, Arizona



Phoenix / Chandler, Arizona

Warren, Michigan (Tech Center)

Global Product Development IT is responsible for defining, implementing and maintaining global information systems across GM’s Development and Design sectors to deliver the world’s best vehicles.

Computer Aided Test is the GM Development domain responsible for the validation of GM’s vehicles, components and propulsion systemsutilizing custom developed solutions, as well as COTS products.Validation activities are conducted on roads utilizing GM test tracks and simulated in laboratory environments around the world.

About the Java Software Developer:

We are looking for Java Software Developers to work out of our Chandler, AZ or Warren, MI locations. The JavaSoftware Developer will create and maintain applications for use in a variety of functional labs and validation disciplines including, but not limited to: Safety Labs, Vehicle Dynamics, Battery Lab, Emissions Lab, Electromagnetic Compatibility, Structural Durability and Corrosion. These applications range from scheduling and tracking test plans and results, to interfacing with and controlling test equipment.

The Java Software Developer will also be responsible for:

  • Analyzing, designing, coding and testing of validation, instrumentation, test scheduling and lab analytics systems.
  • Utilizing software tools and technologies, which include Java, C#, and SQL.
  • Working independently and under the direction of a development manager, lead IT developers and architects.

Computer Aided Test Software Developer Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical discipline, or equivalent programming experience.
  • 5+ years IT experience in a developer role
  • Deep understanding of the following:


  • J2EE design and development

  • Additional knowledge and proficiency in some the following products/technologies:

  • Unix: Java, JEE Servlets

  • Web: JavaScript, HTML
  • Microsoft: ASP.NET, C#
  • Mobile: Android, iOS
  • Databases: Oracle, SQL Server
  • Web Application Servers: WebLogic, Microsoft IIS
  • Development Environments: Eclipse, Visual Studio
  • OS: Linux, UNIX, Windows
  • Tools: Labview, MATLAB
  • Methodologies: Agile, Spiral, Waterfall, Iterative
  • COTS integration

Why General Motors?

At GM, we’ve charged ourselves with one mission: to design, build and sell the world’s best vehicles. And to achieve our goals, we’re currently undergoing one of the largest information technology transformations in the history of the automotive industry.

GM IT is a leader in cutting edge technologies such as Mobility, Telematics, Mission-Critical Business Systems, Supercomputing, Vehicle Engineering, and Real-time Computing. We offer challenging growth oriented positions for passionate professionals looking to get in on the ground-floor of a growing “Fortune 5” firm that is re-inventing IT with a laser focus on innovation, speed, and business value.

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 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, call 866-583-8151 or 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.