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Front End Web Development Lead

Los Angeles, CA 90405

Posted: 05/15/2020 Job Category: Engineering, UI/UX Job Number: 130766

Job Description

Title: Front End Web Development Lead
Company Description: Sustainable Contemporary Women's Brand
Location: Secaucus, NJ or based remotely

Key Responsibilities:
  • Manage and optimize front-end/UX delivery, operations, and improvements of DTC/e-commerce sites.
  • Must be able to balance an approximate 50/50 split where the majority of their time is spent on their own specific development deliverables, while still tending to the needs and oversight of the larger Front End Development Team.
  • Partner with Sr. IT and Business Leadership to drive DTC technology projects from ideation to deployment.
  • Develop and implement innovative and secure features and functionality for e-commerce.
  • Provide oversight and guidance to both the Front End Development components of Magento Application improvements, but also oversite, guidance, and expertise to CMS work and other front end tools (like personalization engines + analytics tag management tools) to ensure on time updates to our website.
  • Apply expertise in Magento, PHP, CSS, and JavaScript to innovate, extend, enhance, and build great user experiences for our customers in both the application + CMS.
  • Optimize existing UX experiences for improved responsive design and site performance.
  • Troubleshoot, research, and analyze issues as they arise to solve problems in a responsive and timely manner.
  • Partners with cross-functional business teams for projects with diverse scope and complexity.
  • Responsible for assessment of business needs including functional design, requirements specification, and acting as a business liaison during development and testing phases for e-commerce initiatives.
  • Partner with members of the functional & technical teams, and vendors to deliver solutions and often acting as a project or team lead.
  • Works with project managers and technical architects on documenting processes related to current and new functionality across systems.
  • Maintains system protocols by writing and updating procedures.
  • Provide timely and excellent customer service to our business partners and stakeholders giving daily updates to their direct supervisor.
  • Performs daily and periodic system support tasks to ensure continuous systems operation.
  • Aware of and follow company IT and security policies.
  • Serve as a leader and mentor in for other developers on the team.
  • Performs daily and periodic system support tasks to ensure continuous systems operation.
Position Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Business Administration or relevant field of work or equivalent work experience
  • 10+ years’ experience in HTML/CSS/JS (including expertise with modern JavaScript libraries like ReactJS and RequireJS)
  • 7+ years related work experience in e-commerce for an apparel brand including website development, order management, and warehouse management systems integrations
  • 5+ years related experience in systems implementation and software development lifecycle
  • 5+ years related experience with responsive design for websites
  • 5+ years related experience with version control and source code management (prior GitFlow experience strongly desired)
  • 5+ years PHP expertise required
  • 3+ years related experience leading and mentoring other Front End Web Developers
  • 3+ years experience in front end, cross browser performance optimizations (including caching and scaling strategies)
  • 2+ years experience and expertise with Magento 2.2+ (commerce version preferred)
  • Magento 2 FED Certification Required
  • Experience in SEO best practices required
  • In-depth knowledge of PCI/PA-DSS compliance required
  • Familiarity with databases, operating systems and system interfaces in a retail environment required
  • Experience with AWS strongly desired
  • Experience with GTM strongly desired
  • Experience with OWASP Top 10 strongly desired
  • Familiarity with mobile app implementations strongly desired
  • Project management experience is a plus
  • Highly developed interpersonal, business communication, and writing skills
  • Strong documentation, planning, organizing and analytical skill
  • Demonstrated orientation around high-quality standards and client focus
  • Analytical and critical thinking, problem solving, and decision making
  • A successful candidate will be professional, motivated, adaptable to changing priorities, and a team player able to work in a collaborative environment
Compensation Package:
  • Competitive Salary Base
  • Health Insurance Coverage
  • 401k Retirement Plan
  • Paid Time Off
  • Observed Company Holidays
  • Education + Wellness Incentive
  • Product Gratis + Discounts

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