Technical Lead in Mount Olive Township, NJ at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 9/16/2020

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Job Description

Our client, a Retail Giant with a worldwide presence, is seeking a Lead Developer to primarily work on the front end.  They currently utilize the Kibo eCommerce platform for their websites and a bespoke Configurator to offer personalization of their products. They are seeking to build an “internal” web development team focused on the websites that will enable them to be more agile and bring a strong testing culture to their business.

As the Tech Lead, you will oversee the technical team and all projects they undertake, analyze briefs, write progress reports, identify risks, and develop work schedules.

To be successful as a Technical Lead, you should always be expanding your industry knowledge and be able to quickly identify problems.

This is a contract to hire opportunity. Applicants must be willing and able to work on a w2 basis and convert to FTE following contract duration. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities of the Tech Lead:
  • Lead the internal web development team and act as the point person for the Retail Digital teams
  • Manage the internal web development team's JIRA system and communications to the Retail Digital teams
  • Manage the assignment of work within the web development team and provide accurate and timely LOEs to the Retail Digital teams for requested enhancements
  • Be involved in business discussions with the Retail Digital teams and be able to drive the internal web development team to provide solutions that meet the business' immediate and transformational needs
  • Be involved in Agile sprint discussions with the Retail Digital Product Owner and eCommerce Technology Manager to plan and deliver sprints appropriately
  • Complete “front-end” web development across: HTML / CSS / JavaScript (and related frameworks); Web Services (SOAP, RESTful); Kibo eCommerce platform
  • Delegate tasks and achieve daily, weekly, and monthly goals
Requirements of the Tech Lead:
  • Strong knowledge of JIRA, Git (GitHub, Bitbucket) and Agile development practices
  • Expertise in HTML, CSS, JavaScript (and related frameworks including React, Node, Bootstrap and jQuery)
  • Experience with B2C eCommerce Systems such as Salesforce Commerce Cloud or Kibo (Arc.js) Is highly desired
  • Excellent technical, diagnostic, and troubleshooting skills
  • Strong leadership and organizational abilities
  • Ability to build professional relationships with key stakeholders
  • Excellent communication, motivational, and interpersonal skills
Keywords: Tech Lead, Technical Lead, Lead Developer, Retail

Job ID: 345216

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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