Director, Software Engineering in Hoffman Estates, IL at Transformco

Date Posted: 9/5/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    3333 Beverly Road
    Hoffman Estates, IL
  • Date Posted:
    9/5/2019
  • Job ID:
    985834BR

Job Description

Req/Job ID: 985834BR
Employing Entity: Transform SR Holding Management LLC
Employment Category: Regular, Full-time
Job Function: Engineering/Quality
Store ID: 58491: Sears Holdings Management Corp

  • Lead, direct, and manage software engineering functions within the organization and technical and non-technical personnel.
  • Lead the design of new applications and technology as well as cross-functional features and influence the efforts of other leaders.
  • Advocate for efficient and effective solutions in any and all teams.
  • Manage end-to-end development of software and solutions for ecommerce applications and related technologies.
  • Ensure successful delivery of solutions, meet specifications, and create little to no operational support overhead.
  • Collaborate with other managers and consistently and effectively communicate across the organization and up the leadership chain.
  • Lead design and/or code reviews.
  • Drive initiatives for operational improvement and ensure team members do the same.
  • Establish and monitor metrics of technical and business importance that are generated within assigned system and/or functional area.
  • Perform supervisory functions, including but not limited to, making employment decisions regarding hiring, promoting, demoting and terminating, conducting performance appraisals and coaching and developing associates.
  • Keep abreast of new technology patterns and trends.
  • Lead the evolution of SHC standards and technology (tools, conventions and design patterns).
  • Perform trade-off/rationalization analysis for delivery schedules and resource management across functional areas of responsibility.
  • Direct functions and projects that add value to the business (i.e. increased revenue or reduced costs); manage and define success metrics and KPIs associated with these functions and projects.
  • Oversee organizational design and efficiency of functional areas and groups.
  • Manage a budget for a project or functional area when assigned.
  • Mentor Managers and Senior Managers.

Job Requirements

Master's degree (or foreign education equivalent) in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Systems, Information Technology or a related field, plus 5 years of experience designing, developing, and implementing scalable, reliable, and available multi-tier enterprise level web service and web portal solutions in Python and Java/JEE, and designing, developing, and implementing data governance solutions in relational databases.

Or, in the alternative,

Bachelor's degree (or foreign education equivalent) in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Systems, Information Technology or a related field, plus 7 years of experience designing, developing, and implementing scalable, reliable, and available multi-tier enterprise level web service and web portal solutions in Python and Java/JEE, and designing, developing, and implementing data governance solutions in relational databases.

Candidate must also possess: Demonstrated Expertise (“DE”) delivering front-end, middleware, and back-end solutions using Python, Java/JEE, Node, and AngularJS within the retail domain. DE leveraging data analytics, predictive modeling, and Business Intelligence visualization technologies to perform reporting and dashboarding application development within the retail domain. DE developing in MongoDB. DE integrating data analytics platforms, including Pentaho and MicroStrategy with web applications using Data as a Service. DE in all phases of the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) according to Agile methodologies, including Sprint/Scrum and Kanban. DE project managing global teams for MircoStrategy and Pentaho design, development, report/dashboard deliverables, and migration from development to testing to production.



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