The Manager, IT provides leadership, planning, prioritization, scheduling and effective implementation for agreed IT initiatives on roadmap as well as application support and enhancements. Sets high standards for sound design and code delivery. Sets a sustainable work pace for the team. Generates estimates for work and collaborates on priorities. Facilitates the end-to-end delivery of prioritized projects and defect remediation in conjunction with project management and support management. Collaborating closely with the Project Manager is accountable for creating and maintaining the budget and overseeing the timeline. Removes impediments for the team. Ensures team has the correct skill sets to execute against priorities.
Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems
10+ years experience with development and delivery of solutions
Experience in managing and leading an IT team, developing and managing operational and project related budgets
Experience managing IT projects and project teams utilizing industry standard SDLC methodologies
Retail industry experience
Experience managing projects utilizing Waterfall or Agile methodology
Technologies: eCommerce retail platform knowledge, Demandware knowledge would be a plus
Merchandising technologies, such as RMS, PIM
Understanding of rapidly changing content requirement of digital channel
Ecommerce product catalog attribution, content enrichment, image processing and product life cycle.