Who we are:
Steelcase was founded as an office furniture maker, and we've evolved into the global leader in workplace solutions. We apply our insights to the intersection of space, technology, and furniture, helping individuals and teams in leading companies around the world to have a better day at work.
We pursue innovation, strive for sustainability and develop insights in every part of our business. Watch this video to learn more about us.
Why people choose to work with us:
Let's start with the cool workspace—after all, that's our business. But that's just one of the ways we help people like you do their best work. We encourage curiosity and critical thinking, we embrace wellbeing in its broadest sense and we provide coaching and inspiration at every step of your career journey.
Let’s not forget that Steelcase has a great work culture and also has a long history of protecting the environment, which is integrated into our products, our culture, and our sustainability programs. Join Steelcase and make a difference in your work relationships and in your world!!
What you will be doing:
Your goal in this position is to be a developer and a business analyst for Steelcase. You will learn about Steelcase business processes, understand what the business needs from technology, and then to create solutions that meet those needs. You will work with high-caliber colleagues who will sharpen your skills of building industrial solutions that are flexible and powerful to meet ever-changing business needs. You will be collaborating extensively with other IT professionals and with business leaders, building relationships with them.
Who you are:
Would you answer YES to most of the following questions? If so, you are a great fit for this position!!
- Are you motivated by constantly learning new technology and by working with colleagues who encourage you to develop as an IT professional?
- Is it your desire to work in a highly collaborative team setting, using Agile principles to bring customers into the software development process early on?
- Do you enjoy problem solving, even complex, multi-faceted problems?
- Do your career goals include leading IT projects and/or people?
- Are you interested in working in cross-cultural situations with colleagues and customers from Europe and Asia?
You should have a bachelor’s degree in an IT-related field or some equivalent experience. We prefer 2 years’ experience developing web or webservice applications, working with relational databases but that isn’t mandatory. Candidates should have good communication and interpersonal skills and have experience working in team settings.
Your Future Team:
You will be part of the Open Systems team, located in Steelcase’s business center in Grand Rapids, Michigan. You will part of the Customer Engagement Team within Steelcase Information Technology department. The team consists of 8 IT professionals. We work with customers to define user stories, design and architect solutions, and execute projects from beginning to end. The team works on projects in pairs to ensure cross training. More and more of our solutions are cloud based, using Microsoft Azure. We are often called upon to provide integration solutions between major software platforms like SAP and SalesForce.com.
We are proud to have a diverse and inclusive workforce, and we're always looking to get better. We value applicants who are comfortable interacting with people different than themselves. Women, people of any race or national origin, lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people, veterans, working mothers and fathers, and everyone else are all invited to apply.
We seek to find the best person to fill this role and will not discriminate based on race, color, creed, genetic information, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic prohibited by law.