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Software Engineer

What's the Role?

We are looking for passionate software engineer (Junior & Senior) to be part of our Global IT Software Development & Services team and shape the future software offerings at Hilti! In this position, you will directly work with other Developer, Product Owner, Scrum Master to evaluate and develop innovative products. It’s a decentralize model, where resources are in multiple country, such as Switzerland, France, US etc.

Who is Hilti?

We provide leading-edge tools, technologies, software and services for the global construction sector. Hilti is a multicultural workplace with 55 different nationalities committed to global teamwork.

Global IT within Hilti is a truly global team with main hubs in Buchs (Switzerland), Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) and Plano/Tulsa (USA). All locations have highly competent teams who work very closely together. Hilti`s Global IT team is known for their focus on sustainable value creation by translating latest IT innovations into value creating solutions & services.

What does the role involve?

As a software engineer (Junior & Senior), you will carry out the developer role in a Scrum Team and translate user stories into technical implementation. You will work with Scrum Team (Developer, Product Owner & Scrum Master) to go through all the Scrum Events and produce a high quality potential shippable product artifact. You will be working in a matrix reporting structure; therefore, you will need acceptance level of proactiveness, communication and collaboration skill. You will have chance to involve in different technologies in different product development Scrum Team. As a senior software engineer, you are expected to enforce the coding standard within the scrum team and provide guidance to junior software engineer.

We have an excellent mix of people, which we believe makes for a more vibrant, more innovative and more productive team.

What do we offer?

Show us what you are made of, and we will offer you opportunities to move around the business – to work abroad, experience different job functions and tackle different markets. It is a wonderful way to find the right match for your ambitions and achieve the exciting career you are after.

What you need is:

  • Bachelor’s degree, Master or PhD in Computer Science, Data Analytic, Information Systems, Engineering, or any other fields
  • Good command of English in both Oral & Written
  • Good proactivity High Proactiveness Proactive in searching for helps or finding solution, good communication skill and a team player is a MUST
  • Strong ability and willingness to learn new technical topics
  • Conceptional and analytical skills with hands-on software development experience (more than one technology)
  • Heard and able to adapt Scrum Values and Scrum Development Framework. Experience working in a Scrum Team will be a plus point.
  • Experience / knowledge with the following will be a plus point: o Cloud services (e.g., AWS / Azure) o Toolchain - Git, CI/CD, Docker o Atlassian stack - Bamboo, Jira, Bitbucket, Confluence o Java (Spring Framework), JavaScript (Angular, NodeJS), Shell Scripting o DB – PostgreSQL etc

Why should you apply?

Become a valuable member of our highly professional and international team of IT experts and tackle the challenges of a global multinational company using the latest technologies. You will have the freedom to act in the responsible area and will have career prospects in a dynamic environment with excellent opportunities to develop yourself to higher levels and wider range of knowledge. We have a clearly defined career development track for every individual employee and an excellent team who are duly rewarded by performance.

Interested for the role?

Click through the 'Apply Now' button where you will be asked to upload your CV and answer a couple of short questions–the whole process should take around 90 seconds. If we like what we see, you'll be invited to a telephone interview.

If we don't have a suitable role for you at the moment, we will keep you in our talent pool for the future so your recruitment process might take a bit longer but we'll be sure to stay in touch.


Looking forward to hearing from you!


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