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7-Eleven Manager of Software Engineer - Customer Web and Web Applications in Irving, Texas

Overview

▶ Who we are

Imagine working in a place wherecontinuous improvementandinnovationis celebrated and rewarded; where fast-paced, high-impact teams come together to positively drive results for one of the largest & most iconic brands in the world.

As the only rapidly growing retailer, you may know us as your friendly neighborhood store. You probably know our familiar name, have seen our pervasive logo, and have tried our highly sought-after products, such as Slurpee® and Big Bite®. “Brain Freeze” is a 7-Eleven registered trademark for our 53-year old Slurpee® and with over 71,100 stores globally (more than any other retailer or food service provider), we sell over 14 million a month.

But there’s a lot more to our story and much more left to be written. We are transforming our business, ensuring we are customer obsessed and digitally enabled to seamlessly link our brick and mortar stores with digital products and services.

At 7-Eleven theentrepreneurial spiritis in our DNA and has been ever since our inception 90+ years ago. It’s what drove us to invent the convenience industry in 1927 by envisioning how a simple ice dock could provide household staples such as milk and eggs tobetter serve the needs of our customers.

Today we areredefining convenience and the customer experiencein big ways...we are fundamentally changing our culture and we want talented, innovative, customer obsessed, and entrepreneurial people like you tocome make history with us.

▶ How we lead

At 7-Eleven we are guided by ourLeadership Principles.

  • Be Customer Obsessed

  • Be Courageous with Your Point of View

  • Challenge the Status Quo

  • Act Like an Entrepreneur

  • Have an “It Can Be Done” Attitude

  • Do the Right Thing

  • Be Accountable

    Each principle has a defined set of behaviors which help guide the 7-Eleven team to Serve Customers and Support Stores.

    ▶ About This Opportunity

Responsibilities

Overview

7-Eleven is looking for a Software Engineering Manager to join the Digital Technology Team. You’re joining a multidisciplinary team of product managers, marketers, designers and engineers who create digital products that hundreds of thousands of people experience every day. 

About the job:

The Software Engineering Manager  is part of the Digital Technology Team. They are responsible for executing to both the roadmap and backlog for the product and enhancing the digital experience.

The SE Manager must have a strong and continuously evolving technical mastery of Web Development with both traditional and framework based development . This includes actively participating in design sessions and code reviews as well as being capable of contributing to the coding velocity of the developer pool (as needed) .

Additionally, t he SE Manager will provide a technical point of view on how to grow and improve our Web properties and work side-by-side w ith the Product Managers .  

About you:

Your areas of expertise span historical practices, best practices and innovations in the dev elopment of web apps/sites and the CMS systems that drive them while utilizing the agile development methodology.  You have a passion for hands-on coding, putting the customer first and delivering an exceptional experience through the creation of extendable and re-usable products.

Responsibilities

  • Builds and drives teams, enterprise partners and vendors in delivering innovative digital products through the creation of flexible and reliable web apps.

  • Ensures efficient execution of overall product delivery  by prioritizing, planning and tracking sprint progress. This can include development of shippable code.

  • Actively engages in product and business discussions with a technical eye for feasibility and adherence to overall roadmaps and architectural strategy.

  • Models an environment of strong collaboration and partnership with engineers, domain architects, product leaders, stakeholders and partners to drive execution of roadmap, negotiate changes in priorities and manage communication of impacts.

  • Manages and directs 4 to 6 software developers. Evaluates employee performance; sets expectations and goals for individual staff members; and recruits, disciplines and trains staff. 

Qualifications

Qualifications

  • Expert in development and arch itectural best practices for responsive web apps/sites (using HTML5, CSS3, Javascript , JQuery , PHP and SASS) as well as frameworks (such as React, Angular , etc.) as well as their inte ractions with CMSs (such as Acquia Drupal and Django CMS ).  

  • Comfortable with integration to RESTful APIs

  • 5-7 years of experience in product development as senior engineer, technical lead or produ ct architect.

  • 2-3 years of experience with hybrid resource environments that can include changing mixes of in-house, contractor- and/ or partner-provided resources.

  • Ability to work in an Agile /SCRUM environment.

  • Proven track record of executing on the full product lifecycle (inception through deprecation ) to create highly flexible and reliable web a pps .

  • Self- directed with a start-up/ intrapenuer mi ndset .

  • Ravenous about learning technology and problem solving .

  • Strong writing and communication skills.

Job LocationsUS-TX-Irving

Posted Date1 week ago(10/11/2021 11:50 AM)

ID 2021-161841

Function Information Systems

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