Department: Kellogg Information Systems Salary/Grade: ITS/78
Kellogg is looking for a developer who is passionate about digital marketing technology, eager to learn, and willing to grow into the role. The ideal candidate shows strong initiative, is able to work independently, and is energized by working in a team environment. We are looking for a motivated candidate seeking a position to build on their current skillset and grow into the role.
Develops, tests, and debugs applications in Kellogg’s digital marketing stack, including CMS, CRM, and marketing automation (e.g., email marketing). Maintains integrations between tools. Manages build automation and deployment process through CI/CD pipelines.
Participates in the development of specifications for solutions
Partners with users in designing/enabling features for solutions
Advises on best practices and technical approach
Advises on how to implement and integrate applications
Prepares and executes demos and training sessions
Provides effort estimates on work packages
Keeps abreast on digital marketing technologies and trends
Responds to customers
Writes technical documentation
Grants/modifies user access to systems
Participates in interview process for new hires and contractors
Configures, programs, and integrates applications
Troubleshoots and resolves frontend and backend issues
Maintains software (e.g., patches, upgrades)
Participates in code reviews with the development team
Sets up and manages local and cloud environments
Manages build automation and deployment process through CI/CD pipelines and other aspects of the devops toolchain, as needed
Opens tickets with vendors
Performs other duties as assigned.
Successful completion of a full 4-year course of study in an accredited college or university leading to a bachelor's or higher degree in a major such as computer science, information technology, digital marketing, or related; OR appropriate combination of education and experience.
Experience with a CMS, integrating digital marketing applications, and with search and/or in memory data storage solutions.
Minimum Competencies: (Skills, knowledge, and abilities.)
Development: Ability to code and integrate applications.
Knowledge or experience of digital marketing concepts.
Communication -- Oral and Written: Communicates effectively one-to-one, in small groups and in public speaking contexts; writes precise, well-organized emails, letters and proposals while using appropriate vocabulary and grammar.
Creativity -- Explores alternatives to existing products and services; identifies opportunities to improve procedures and practices; shows imagination.
Resourcefulness – Ability to move an idea forward with minimal or constrained resources, bandwidth, supervision and support; ability to work independently and develop right-sized solutions within any given constraints.
Problem Solving -- Formulates realistic plans and contingencies and establishes appropriate measurements of anticipated results.
Experience with Sitecore, Salesforce CRM and MarketingCloud, and Tealium
Experience with Visual Studio, Azure DevOps, and Docker
Experience with SOLR and/or Redis
Knowledge and/or experience tracing the customer journey (e.g., via landing pages and integrations)
Please see information below for preferred qualifications.
Infrastructure (extends across applications):
Code Repositories (Git, Subversion)
NoSQL (MongoDB, CouchDB)
Windows Operating System
Azure services, Azure DevOps, Visual Studio
Programming Languages and Frameworks:
Metadata creation and management
Read & interpret architectural drawings
Read & interpret construction drawings
Read & interpret mechanical drawings
Read & interpret technical drawings
Collaboration and teamwork
Iterative & incremental development
Workflow development & documentation
Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.
Internal Number: 39668
About Northwestern University
Northwestern University is a major private research university with 12 academic divisions located on three campuses in Evanston, Chicago, and Education City in Doha, Qatar. We have approximately 2,500 full-time faculty members, 17,000 graduate and undergraduate students, and over 5,700 full and part-time staff. Northwestern University combines innovative teaching and pioneering research in a highly collaborative environment. It provides students and faculty exceptional opportunities for intellectual, personal and professional growth.