Manager, Digital

  • 520 Lake Cook Rd, Deerfield, IL 60015, USA
  • Employees can work remotely
  • Full-time
  • Department: Information Technology

Job Description

Innovation and IT are synonymous at FBOS. Joining our team means you will be part of an inclusive culture that encourages you to think out of the box. Our goal is to drive impactful business results by utilizing trending technologies such as Digital Systems, ECommerce, CRM, AI, RPA, IoT, cloud computing, Virtual Reality, Cybersecurity, etc. FBOS is paving the way forward. Are you ready to join us?

Your Impact in This Role:

We are looking for a Manager-Digital, who will closely work with our customers across the Sales & Marketing, Customer service, eCommerce. Manager-Digital will help execute the Fortune Brands Outdoors and Security digital strategy in alignment with business strategies.  In this role, you will work closely with Sales & Marketing, Customer Service, eCommerce, Logistics, and finance to enable our fast-paced business to grow and evolve.  You will be working for our high-performing team, focused on timely software initiatives on various enterprise platforms.

Your Path to Success:

  • Inspiring and leading your team of developers by creating a collaborative environment where innovation is celebrated
  • Creating the team strategy including planning, forecasting, and monitoring your teams work
  • Running scrum and ensuring your customer needs are being met by certifying deliverables and providing no impediments
  • Supporting the applications Change, Compliance, Performance, and Problem management processes
  • Bringing effective product support techniques to reduce defects
  • Collaborating with cross-functional teams within IT and throughout the business to identify top initiatives
  • Seeking out innovation in everyday activities
  • Demonstrating enthusiasm for building great, customer-friendly teams
  • Ability to express ideas in a business-friendly and user-friendly language


  • Bachelors level degree in Computer Science or a related field
  • Good leadership, communication, and people management skills
  • Good understanding and working experience with Agile methodology using scrum/Kanban/xp
  • A track record of managing applications and 5+ member team supporting below technology platform (ideally 10+ years)
  • Web Tools: HTML5, jQuery, JavaScript, CSS3, HTML5, & Ajax
  • Microsoft: MVC 4/5, Entity FW, LINQ, Bootstrap, JavaScript
  • API: Web Services, Web API, any other API platforms
  • Database: Microsoft SQL Server (5+ years experience)
  • CMS: SharePoint online, Sitecore, WordPress, Shopify (any two platforms )
  • Experience with an understanding of design patterns, UX/UI design, best practices, technical architecture, and data modeling
  • Experience with application rationalization, migration from old platforms to newer platforms
  • Good knowledge of applicable data privacy practices and laws
  • Plus: Experience working on enterprise platforms and open-source technologies
  • Plus: Knowledge of enterprise applications, Oracle and RPA platforms
  • Plus: Certifications on Microsoft Technologies and Project/Scrum Management (CSM/ACP/SAFe/PMP)

Additional Information

Fortune Brands Outdoors & Security is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants are considered for positions without regard to race, color, creed, national origin, ancestry, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, mental or physical disability, marital/family/caregiver status, genetic information, military or veteran status, citizenship or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local low. Fortune Brands Doors & Security also prohibits harassment of applicants or employees based on any of these protected categories.

Candidates for positions with Fortune Brands Outdoors & Security must be able to present proof of identity and work eligibility post hire. Immigration visa sponsorship is not available for this position and accordingly this position is not appropriate for foreign students who will require sponsorship in the future, including assistance with an Optional Practical Training (OPT) F-1 extension.

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