Software Development Manager (front-end)

Competitive Salary, Excellent Benefits, Bonus Potential, 401k, Relocation Assistance and More!

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A bit about us:

We are one of the nation’s largest sporting goods and outdoor retailers, and we take pride in creating a workplace environment that values hard work, commitment, and growth!! We are looking for an experienced Engineering Manager to join our team onsite!

Why join us?

*Competitive Salary
*Excellent Benefits
*Sign on Bonus
*Yearly Bonus Potential
*401k
*Relocation Assistance and More!

Job Details

The Engineering Manager will have over 5 years experience in software development across multiple platforms especially including ecommerce/transactional site and applications across a range of devices. The manager will have hands on experience leading a team of FRONT END developers within eCommerce.

  • 5+ years of experience in software development across multiple platforms especially including ecommerce/transactional site and applications across a range of devices
  • 3+ years IT experience in the retail industry
  • Capable of collaborative iteration in a fast paced environment with short product life cycles
  • Experience with responsive website design and development, including cross and back browser usability.
  • Expertise in web applications and programming languages including HTML, HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, JQuery and APIs
  • Experience with PHP and/or JAVA
  • Experience with Ajax, XML, XSLT a plus
  • Experience working with CMS platforms such as AEM, WordPress, and/or Drupal
  • Knowledge of web libraries and frameworks such as React, Bootstrap, Angular, Polymer, Closure or Backbone
  • Familiarity with the whole web stack, including protocols and web server optimization techniques
  • Proven track record demonstrating collaboration with UX researchers and designers, marketers, merchandisers, product managers and front end developer
  • Solid understanding of UX, SEO/SEM and accessibility best practices
  • In-depth knowledge of industry best practices and trends including emerging digital platforms and related media
  • Ability and desire to learn new tools and technologies
  • Experience with Scrum and Agile methodologies
  • Experience with Internet or mobile usability/accessibility research is a plus
  • Experience in A/B testing set-up and strategies

Skills & Responsibilities:
  • Provide team management, leadership and direction
  • Collaborate with business, engineering and support teams to resolve operational issues
  • Define common UI Pattern Libraries with collaboration from design team
  • Define and build reusable component library
  • Work with designers and developers accountable to maintain standard UI pattern library
  • Advocate of User Centered Design principles and processes
  • Apply knowledge of and translate trends in usability, constituent needs and business objective strategies, standards, solutions and results
  • Develop digital web properties with an emphasis on providing an exceptional user experience including agility through responsive design
  • Participate in the resource demand and planning processes and drive Code Quality initiatives
  • Development representative to stakeholders outside of the team, and the go-to individual for day-to-day front-end technology questions
  • Oversee the UI development team Maintain and enhance current UI architecture to improve usability, performance, and scalability
  • Drive software development activities to meet schedules and timelines
  • Research problems discovered by QA or product support and develop solutions to the problems
  • Conduct unit testing and integration testing for functionality
  • Research new technology or development tools to remain informed of current technology

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Job Details
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Location
Katy, TX
Job Type
Permanent
Compensation
$150,000 - $160,000