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Web Developer (closed)

Job Description

We are growing, and are looking for developers with passion for turning Norrøna into one of the most modern company across industries. You know what a message bus is, when to REST or not to REST, and your personal tech interest and your energetic and creative personality makes you a perfect match for Norrøna. Your code is a work of art, and so is your ability to develop holistic, efficient, customer centric platforms.

As a web developer in Norrøna you will join an agile development team, and be one of the responsible for the development and overall performance of our website on all devices. This will result in world-class web and mobile experiences, driving traffic, loyalty and conversion. In this position you will be working hands on as a developer, and have a great influence on our product development.

We are looking for applicants who like to challenge themselves in a fast paced and collaborative environment, and would like to contribute in all phases on our quest of taking Norrøna and the outdoor industry digital user experience to the next level.

Main duties and areas of responsibility

- Develop, test and maintain our web platform

- Create new features in cooperation with the team

- Maintain and improve our page speed and SEO through backend optimization

- Write efficient and optimized code, with good documentation

- Contribute to system architecture

- Implementation of UX designs

- Create and maintain automated test cases

Experience and knowledge

The web developer should have a relevant bachelor or master degree in computer science or related field, and must have in-depth knowledge and experience of the following:

- Solutions based on MS .NET technology

- C#


- Frontend development with HTML5 / CSS3 and modern JavaScript frameworks

- Experience with EPiServer is a plus

- Experience with Entity Framework is a plus

- Experience with Microsoft SQL Server is a plus

- Knowledge about TDD principles is a plus

Specific personal attributes

To succeed in the position, you must demonstrate the following personal attributes:

- Stay updated on new technologies and gladly share knowledge with your co-workers

- Solution oriented spirit, where everything is possible with bits and bytes

- Good understanding of algorithms and data structures

- Triggered by uncertainty, to build as you go and to execute to see results

- Not shy to jump into learning new technologies and using them to solve real-world problems

- Ability to perform under pressure and manage multiple priorities with competing demands for resources

- Think strategically about web development challenges, together with having a holistic view to create compelling products that serve the end user

- Excited by the idea to create a solid, flexible and scalable IT landscape that will be the base of the ongoing success of Norrøna

- A passionate and tech oriented team player, with a supportive mindset

About Norrøna Sport AS

At Norrøna we aim to welcome more people to nature by making the greatest outdoor products in the world. Do you want to join in? Norrøna is for everyone who loves quality, function, design and sustainability. Our mission is to make the world's greatest outdoor products. Norrøna was founded in 1929, and has been owned and run by the same family ever since. Our brand values roots, innovation and passion make up the foundation of our own design philosophy: Loaded Minimalism - a philosophy that reflects our drive to design clean products with all critical details. Norrøna is an ambitious company with strong annual growth in revenues and profitability, both in and outside Norway. Revenues for 2017 were more than NOK 550 m, and we expect continued growth in 2018. The company employs approx. 100 people from 15 different countries. "Welcome to nature"