Director of Digital Technology

Goodfood Market Corp. - Toronto, ON (il y a 30+ jours)

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Goodfood Market (TSX:FOOD) is a leading online grocery service in Canada, delivering fresh meal solutions that make it easy for members from coast to coast to enjoy delicious meals at home every week. Goodfood’s mission is to make the impossible come true, from farm to kitchen, by enabling members to do their weekly meal planning and grocery shopping in minutes. Goodfood members get access to a unique selection of products online as well as exclusive pricing made possible by its world-class direct-to-consumer fulfillment eco-system. Goodfood currently has more than 230,000 active subscribers and over 2,000 dedicated and passionate employees across Canada.

Reporting to our Chief Technology Officer, the Director of Digital Technology will be responsible for building a best in class eCommerce shopping platform allowing our members to shop in more ways (web, apps, voice) and receive groceries when and how they want it. You will ensure that our ecommerce platforms and infrastructure are built with the best industry practices, and are able to scale with the exponential growth of our customer base. You will lead, and grow, a talented engineering team consisting of multi-disciplined Software Developers. You will be a champion of continuous improvement, driving velocity, innovation and scale. You will work closely with Product Owners, User Experience & Design, Infrastructure, Enterprise Technology and Marketing teams to translate our customer needs into fantastic digital products that will scale to meet their growing demand accessed via a wide spectrum of devices and browsers.

Our evolving technology stack leverages modern JS (VueJS, React), Php, NodeJS, MySQL, Akeneo for Catalog, hosted on GCP, Dynamics 365 for ERP and integrates with many SaaS services. We are looking for a hands-on technical leader with a track record of managing high scale, consumer facing digital experiences.

Job Responsibilities

Partner with key executives, sponsors and product owners as a trusted technology advisor with a focus on achieving business outcomes and co-create our eCommerce product roadmap
Build best in class digital experience at Goodfood by leading a high performing technology team in an agile development environment that values releasing often, testing and iterating
Develop, recruit and retain, top engineering talent
Provide technical direction, work closely with the engineers to architect and develop the best technical design and approach
Inclusive leader who is data driven and collaborates with multiple business and technical teams to define and deliver complex customer facing solutions
Provide escalation management, anticipate and make trade-offs, and balance the business needs versus technical constraints
Ensuring consistent and timely delivery of new features while driving velocity, predictability and quality
Plan and manage multiple parallel projects and communicate project issues and status in a concise and accurate manner to executives and stakeholders
Work with the product management team to continuously improve our product development methodologies
You're not just a people manager. We're building a Technology team from the ground up so we need a Technology leader who doesn't mind rolling up their sleeves and dive deep into the details on business, operations and engineering and have a thorough knowledge of what it takes to develop scalable, extensible technology

Requirements

Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Computer Science required, advanced degree preferred
10+ years of progressive experience including at least one in a senior management or director level role preferably in a high-volume, complex, consumer facing eCommerce environment
7+ years of experience in understanding of all aspects of software engineering, including coding, architecture and design
5+ years of experience taking complex projects from initial concept through final launch including web, mobile and distributed systems
Demonstrated experience building Web, Mobile, Voice, Cloud Native, Product Search, Recommendation Engine, Catalog, and payment and credit card processing services especially as they relate to eCommerce
Strong interpersonal skills including ability to work in a cross-functional environment and communicate with all levels of the organization
Proven team leadership skills including experience in hiring, engaging, empowering, and coaching team members and a history of building high performance development teams
Highly collaborative with well-developed customer relationship management skills and ability to focus on multiple customer needs simultaneously, prioritize and multitask in a dynamic environment with multiple stakeholders
Experience selecting and integrating open source, Saas products and Continuous Delivery technologies
Excellent understanding of the Agile and Scrum methodologies
Experience driving continuous improvement
Experience in building data pipelines and leveraging advanced Machine Learning in eCommerce setting is an asset
Bilingualism (French - English) is an asset
Passion for food

Why Goodfood?

Our team strives to give our members a world class customer experience. We believe in being ambassadors of the brand to make the impossible come true from the farm to table!

What we have to offer our employees:
E-commerce/ Start-up and fun work environment
Ability to directly impact company results
Competitive Group Insurance
Personal days
Bonus program
Annual fitness credit
Goodfood credits
Employee stock purchase plan