Director of Technology (Shopify Plus)

Posted 07 May 2024
Salary 140000-200000
Job type Permanent
Discipline eCommerce
Contact NameShannon Smith
Remote working Hybrid/Flexible

Job description

Director of Technology/eCommerce (Shopify Plus)


My client, a distinguished player in the fashion retail domain is actively seeking a Director of Technology/eCommerce to spearhead their digital initiatives and orchestrate a major platform migration from Salesforce Commerce Cloud to Shopify Plus. This individual will play a pivotal role in propelling the company's digital evolution, ensuring peak system performance, and leveraging technology for maximum business advancement.


What You'll Be Doing:


  • Steering the tech strategy, leading digital initiatives, and orchestrating a seamless transition to Shopify Plus.
  • Designing and implementing a scalable technology framework adaptable to growth and industry dynamics.
  • Managing an in-house team of Web/Shopify Developers, fostering growth, and optimizing productivity.
  • Analyzing and reporting on key technology metrics, ensuring system stability and security.
  • Owning the entire web stack, including integrations with new technology partners and developing reporting tools for the eCommerce team.
  • Monitoring technology performance metrics and benchmarking against industry standards.


Who You Are:


  • 6+ years of experience in developing and architecting eCommerce/Shopify Plus sites, prioritizing design, speed, and performance.
  • 5 years of experience in full-stack development.
  • Proficiency in front-end and back-end languages, along with API integration best practices within the Shopify ecosystem.
  • Familiarity with Amazon Web Services and experience in database management, ETL processes, and report generation.
  • Proven success in implementing PIM systems for extensive product catalogs, enhancing data quality and efficiency.
  • Ability to craft strategic web development roadmaps aligned with business objectives, considering technical debt and resource constraints.
  • Direct experience working with Shopify Plus.