Director of Web Development - eCommerce
The Senior Manager of E-Commerce is responsible for leading and managing the web development team, directing the day to day activities to maintain standards of quality excellence, timeliness, and efficiency, all while achieving and exceeding our clients’ goals. The Senior Manager of E-Commerce will work closely with project managers, strategists and design team members at Headquarters.
Job Responsibilities: • Ensure the timely execution of web development projects according to plan. • Provide detailed information and cost estimates to assure accurate data on which to plan and develop functional objectives and budgets leading to stable and profitable accounts. • Cooperate with the account management team to ensure cohesion of departments with clients/ services. • Assure appropriate development strategies are incorporated, quality code is/can be delivered, must provide accurate of input for scoping new projects, maintain proper schedules, hit budgets, provide business development support and occasionally provide client presentations. • Supervise team; oversees their execution of efforts to ensure they are delivering quality work, on strategy, on budget, and on schedule. • Provide technical direction and know-how to the cyclical deployment of website updates. This includes leading with best practices to ensure minimum disruption during refresh launches, which will include written deployment plans and schedules created in conjunction with the Vice President. • Write code as needed for the deployment of the university website, and other related projects. • Coordinate code projects that include multiple developers, including the Director’s own coding work. • Develop standard Web assessment reporting by identifying relevant metrics found in analytical data and presenting those data in a monthly report to key stakeholders. • Provide strategic and technical leadership to continually improve organic web traffic though SEO and other best practices. • Work with vendors, the other members of the Web Planning team, and user experience designing team to create and maintain a secure website that minimizes or eliminates exploitable code and is hosted with top-tier security protocols. • Other duties as assigned.