Senior .NET Technical Lead

  • 4134 Del Rey Ave, Marina Del Rey, CA 90292, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Guidance, the leading customer centric commerce service provider, lauded by retailers and employees for more than 20 years as one of the best places to work in the United States, continues to add exceptional talent.

Job Description

As a Sr. .Net Technical Lead at Guidance, you will design and develop award winning web applications and mobile solutions for global brands and branded manufacturers. Reporting to the SVP of Technology, you will work with project managers, graphic designers, developers, QA professionals and client teams to deliver the very best in e-commerce. Responsibilities include:

  • Leading multiple, concurrent e-commerce development teams
  • Facilitating requirement gathering sessions with client teams, including C-levels and VP-levels
  • Ensuring quality control processes are successfully employed
  • Working with the VP of DevOps to manage environments and release quality solutions
  • Estimating new project timelines, cost, and resource needs
  • Communicating progress, timelines, and deliverables to client stakeholders
  • Writing System Requirement Specifications (SRS) documents
  • Leading teams of on and off-shore teams
  • Working with project managers and developer teams to ensure solutions are delivered timely and on budget


Responsibilities:

  • Produce applications in a sometimes hands-on capacity by writing .NET source code (C#), developing databases using Microsoft SQL Server and integrating solutions with various e-commerce and enterprise software platforms
  • Develop overall technical strategies for external client projects from technical requirements
  • Communicate with external clients on a regular basis regarding progress, challenges, timelines and end results of client projects
  • Direct and oversee local and off-shore developers
  • Create technical estimations
  • Present technical strategies to clients and gather technical requirements as needed
  • Create and update design and functional documents
  • Identify and troubleshoot issues as needed
  • Perform a mix of maintenance and new development as required
  • Implement project applications according to specifications
  • Research technical issues and provide recommendations to enhance client websites
  • Work both independently and as part of a team to create reliable and highly-performant e-commerce & mobile sites
  • Unit test code to ensure quality
  • Ability to juggle multiple projects and shifting priorities
  • Perform code review sessions with other developers and suggest improvements or alternate approaches when appropriate
  • Assist project managers and directors with the creation of task-level project plans that detail the specific tasks required to deliver a solution
  • Work closely with project managers and account managers to ensure that client expectations are met and that the team adheres to project schedules and budgets

Qualifications

Experience/Skills:

  • 8-10+ years hands-on experience in software design and development, database design and development, and system integration
  • Hands-on experience with Microsoft technologies, specifically: .NET/ASP.NET development, C#, SQL Server, Windows 2008/2012 server
  • Hands-on experience with web technologies including JSON/XML, RESTful and SOAP-based web services, JavaScript, CSS, jQuery
  • Experience developing software using a formal and structured development methodology
  • Ability to work in a collaborative team environment
  • Experience with test driven development and proper unit testing of code
  • Iterative approach to development, using short development cycles and frequent builds
  • Object Oriented Programming / Object Oriented Design (OOP/OOD)
  • Ability to develop secure solutions and knowledge of industry best practices regarding information security and defensive development
  • Hands-on experience in e-commerce software development a plus: MediaChase/EPiServer, Insite
  • Bachelor degree in Engineering, CS or equivalent experience; MCPD, MCSD and/or MCST a plus

Additional Information

All applicants must be a strong fit with Guidance's core values:

  • Honesty, integrity, and fairness
  • Respect for individual ability, creativity, and diversity
  • Teamwork and open communication
  • Passion and commitment
  • Enjoyment of work and life

About Guidance

Guidance is a customer-centric commerce service provider dedicated to growth oriented mid-market and enterprise branded manufacturers and merchants in both B2C and B2B with industry leading practices in multichannel retail strategies, mobile, customer experience, innovative design, and complex system integration. Guidance delivers award winning e-commerce solutions using Magento, Shopify Plus, EPiSERVER and Commerce Cloud.

 

Since 1993, national flagship retailers and consumer branded manufacturers have relied on Guidance’s expertise to facilitate more than $5 billion in web, mobile and social commerce. Brands such as Foot Locker, Johnny Was, Robert Graham, TOMS Shoes, and others have engaged Guidance to build more than 300 world-class, omnichannel websites and apps that captivate, engage and encourage loyalty. 

 

Learn more at http://www.guidance.com