Business Process Analyst

About Us:


​​​​​​As a family-owned company, it’s the people who continue to make STIHL a successful, world-class brand.  Since revolutionizing the forestry industry in Germany with the first electric chainsaw in 1926, the STIHL name has remained synonymous with outstanding innovations, high-quality products and comprehensive service.


STIHL is seeking a highly motivated, passionate Business Process Analyst to join our team at our corporate headquarters in Virginia Beach, VA! With competitive compensation, excellent benefits and exciting growth potential, it's a great time to join the STIHL team.


Position highlights include:

  • Competitive Compensation with multiple bonus opportunities
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Short & Long Term Disability
  • Pension Plan & 401k with employer match
  • Vacation, Sick, & Paid Holidays

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Builds and maintains habitual positive relationships within cross functional teams in multiple departments.
  • Provides management analyses of business data for use in decision making and organizational efficiency improvement initiatives.
  • Works with all STIHL Inc. department team members to include but not limited to Finance, Sales, Marketing, Technical Services, Engineering, Production, Production Scheduling, Maintenance, Materials and Purchasing, Warehousing.
  • Supports data based decision making and development solutions by co-creating or initiating clear problem statements, methods & standards and timelines for testing and evaluation (e.g. base-line data).
  • Builds and maintains current state and future state detailed process flow diagrams to show visual representation of process activities, resources and systems.
  • Aggregates and performs statistical analysis on business data based on requests from project teams or senior leadership.
  • Develops and implements solutions for departmental problems using problem solving techniques like DMAIC, 5-Why, Ishikawa Diagrams, and many others. Compiles, drafts and presents clear synthesized findings as well as periodic project work updates to senior leadership and other stakeholders.
  • Supports training and leadership development towards an accountable mindset of continuous improvement aligned with Global STIHL.
  • Participates in the development, deployment, engagement, and optimization of the leadership development program.
  • Assumes additional related duties as needed.


  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • 7+ years of experience preferred.
  • Lean Six Sigma and Manufacturing experience preferred.
  • Previous experience working in close team environment preferred.
  • Performs work under minimal supervision.
  • Handles complex issues and problems, and refers only the most complex issues to higher-level staff.
  • Intermediate to advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office software, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint etc.
  • Basic SAP experience preferred.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong problem solving, analytical and conflict resolution skills.
  • Ability to encourage, guide, and direct others to improve performance.

Nearest Major Market: Virginia Beach