Thursday , February 9 2023

Spirit Halloween Hiring – Director Retail Technology

Website Spirit Halloween

Job Description:

The Director of Retail Systems Solutions will be responsible for part of the portfolio of retail application solutions to support the business. This is a mixture of industry standards applications and custom developed solutions set. The role, reporting to the DVP of Solution Delivery, will have a broad set of team members and technologies to work with while custom development is primarily Microsoft based. A strong technical base as well as experience in retail solutions will be required.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Assist in defining and adhering to architectural practices that leverage solutions in a sustainable, adaptable and cost effective manner.
  • Provide decision-making feedback regarding technical requirements, timelines and software concerns so that design decisions are in line with technical expectations.
  • Provide expertise and direction for the developments team to ensure that all project deliverables are clear and align with business objectives/timelines.
  • Collaborate with other Information Solutions groups on projects and activities to ensure the scope and resource needs of the work efforts are clear.
  • Ensure metrics are in place to monitor and measure software development projects, ongoing support & maintenance activities.
  • Lead the practice of a transparent organization that actively engages technical and business partners in a highly collaborative manner in order to derive the most effective solutions.
  • Partner with the business to understand and define the opportunities for continuous improvement or additional capabilities for current or future enterprise solutions.
  • Train, develop and retain a high performing software engineering and support team.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Outstanding verbal and written communications skills; able to articulate complex technical topics for non-technical audiences
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or a similar discipline
  • Advanced skills in defining project/team objectives and leading teams to successful completions of projects including use of collaborative development and project tools
  • Retail, wholesale or direct to customer industry experience required
  • Strong leadership and interpersonal skills to influence key stakeholders in technical and non-technical subjects
  • Experience in working across partner technology teams (logistics, eComm, store operations, external vendors, merchandise management, finance, infrastructure)
  • Must have five or more years of strategic retail technical management experience
  • Direct experience managing parts of the portfolio of retail or wholesale solutions. (Financial, Merchandising, PLM type work solutions) for at least 5 years

Job Details:

Company: Spirit Halloween

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Egg Harbor Township, NJ, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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