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Software Developer

Virginia Beach, VA

We are looking for a talented and motivated Software Developer to join a cross-functional team in developing custom web applications for STIHL Inc. We want you to always be on the lookout for innovative ways to approach our software projects and help build quality business applications.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement new software applications.
  • Maintain and develop improvements to existing software.
  • Support the full software life cycle.
  • Work closely, collaboratively and communicate effectively with all members of the project team.
  • Ability to work independently on project tasks with minimal supervision.
  • Clearly and regularly communicate with management and technical support colleagues.
  • Evaluates business requirements and recommends IT solutions consistent. with short and long-term strategies and changing business processes to improve quality, effectiveness and efficiency.
  • Analyzes IS and business processes, documents technical specifications and maintains documentation.
  • Maintains currency with respect to technical and professional skills by attending training classes and seminars as needed.
  • Assumes additional related responsibilities as needed.




Position Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in an Information Systems related discipline or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • 3+ years of experience in supporting software development life cycle and methodologies for enterprise applications.
  • 3+ years of hands-on experience with relational databases, programming and development.
  • Must have strong programming experience in C# MVC applications.
  • Experience in JavaScript Frameworks, HTML5, CSS3 and other Front-End technologies.
  • Certify cross-browser UX/UI designs.
  • Basic understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS.
  • Must have strong critical thinking and problem solving skills.
  • Candidate must have excellent communication skills and should be able to articulate well.
  • Knowledge of Agile Development and Unit Testing.
  • Experience with other SPA frameworks like Angular, React, Backbone.js, Ember, Knockout etc.
  • Experience with Node.js a plus
  • Experience with Oracle Commerce Cloud a plus.
  • Experience with middleware applications or data integrations a plus.
  • Intermediate to advanced Microsoft software skills, including Excel, PowerPoint, Access and Visio.
  • Intermediate to advanced knowledge of Git, SVN, JIRA and Confluence.





EOE/ Drug Free Workplace

*A majority of STIHL gasoline-powered units are built in the United States from domestic and foreign parts and components. "Number one selling brand" is based on syndicated Irwin Broh Research as well as independent consumer research of 2009-2017 U.S. sales and market share data for the gasoline-powered handheld outdoor power equipment category combined sales to consumers and commercial landscapers.