Senior IT Software Developer


Sioux Falls, SD, US, 57104

STATUS:  Exempt
REQ ID:  33062


At Raven, we help farmers serve the world. This purpose guides the work and passion of our team members, who operate at the intersection of agriculture, technology, and innovation. For over 65 years, we’ve dedicated ourselves to learning more so we can grow as individuals and as a team. Today, we are united by our mission to develop a better and more sustainable planet for each of us. 


As an IT Software Developer you will design software projects from concept and design stage through production stage and make modifications as necessary and will also ensure stable and secure operation of Information Technology assets.



  • Work independently, as well as with a team.
  • Provide divisional support to analyze software.
  • Write, develop, evaluate and document new and modified software programs.
  • Test and prepare software applications for installation.
  • Support end users, including software troubleshooting and training.
  • Research, investigate, and select technical data pertinent to the assigned project.
  • Work with internal teams and external sources to obtain and communicate data relative to engineering requirements.
  • Prepare and present technical reports and recommendations on projects.
  • Participate in department improvement activities.



  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field.
  • Minimum of 3-5 years of career experience.
  • Critical thinking skills to help solve new, complex problems with the ability to prioritize tasks.
  • Solid understanding of data structures, database concepts, design patterns, concepts of object relationships, version control systems.
  • Well-developed problem analysis and problem-solving techniques.
  • Capable of defining appropriate approaches and solutions.
  • 3 or more years of object-oriented development experience.
  • Experience using databases.  Comfortable with writing DB queries.
  • Capable of troubleshooting common and escalated database issues.
  • Competency in C#.
  • Competency in SQL, Oracle, or similar database language.
  • SSRS (or other reporting) experience a plus.
  • Experience writing and consuming REST APIs in C#.
  • Experience with JavaScript and web development.
  • Experience with Git.
  • Experience with SSIS.
  • Experience working with all levels of management.
  • Experience with change management.


Not all benefits are created equal, but we’ve got you covered. Raven not only offers a wide range of benefits that encourage wellness and preventative care, but we also provide the right tools and programs to help you achieve it.  Our benefits package includes medical, dental, vision, company-paid life and disability insurance and 401k.   We offer workplace flexibility policies to promote work/life balance in addition to paid time off (PTO) benefit.  Team Members can also take advantage of additional benefit programs such as education assistance, our onsite fitness center or fitness center reimbursement, employee assistance program (EAP) and much more.



Raven is committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all qualified employees and applicants. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, citizenship, ancestry, marital status, protected veteran status, disability status or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.




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