Sr. Front End Technical Lead

Job Posting Title:  SOLUTION ARCHITECT IV

Segment: Corporate

Business Unit: Information Technology

Building: PA-Middletown-038

Band/Level: 5-1-C

Relocation:Yes - Domestic

Travel: 10% to 25%

Education Experience: Bachelors Degree (High School +4 years)

Employment Experience: 7-10 years

 

Company Information

TE Connectivity Ltd., is a $13 billion global technology and manufacturing leader creating a safer, sustainable, productive, and connected future. For more than 75 years, our connectivity and sensor solutions, proven in the harshest environments, have enabled advancements in transportation, industrial applications, medical technology, energy, data communications, and the home. With 78,000 employees, including more than 7,000 engineers, working alongside customers in nearly 150 countries, TE ensures that EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS. Learn more at www.te.com and on LinkedInFacebookWeChat and Twitter.

Job Overview

TE Connectivity's Digital Marketing & Customer Experience Technology team is responsible for technology leadership in delivery of end to end Customer Experience and Commerce solutions that promote TE Connectivity products and services through Digital Channels.

The team works in conjunction with business stakeholders to create rich online experiences to attract new customers and expand market share at scale. TE Connectivity is driving an online evolution – and best in class front end technology solutions are critical to stay competitive in the fast-moving digital ecosystem.

TE Connectivity launched a newly designed experience in 2015, and has been moving aggressively in its Digital Journey. We launched a Commerce pilot this year. And will be fully responsive by year end as well. With online experience being a big focus, business is asking for IT teams to accelerate front end development and delivery of the customer experience.

The Front-End Technical Lead will leverage leading technology platforms to realize business goals, accelerate front end deliverables, and streamline development processes. The individual will influence the use of tools and strategies as we expand across the Digital Landscape.

Join us and liaison with executive management, business representatives, design and technology teams to lead the evolution of www.te.com.

The successful candidate will have experience working in industries and companies on the leading edge of Digital Experience and Digital Commerce. Reporting to the Sr. IT Manager, Digital Marketing & Experience, the role will be based in Middletown, PA. The team is looking for someone who is passionate about front end technologies and expert on the future of digital experience platforms. 

Responsibilities & Qualifications

This senior position will provide leadership and technical expertise in Front End Digital Technologies. Individual is responsible for translating business requirements into technical specifications and building interactive and responsive user interfaces using cutting-edge technologies including Angular.js, Node.js, and HTML5. Individual will establish UI/UX development standards and implement best in class tools to make UI/UX development fast and efficient.

 

Individual will provide technical leadership for www.te.com and other external facing properties.  Responsibilities include establishing consistency of UI and UX interactions across browsers, multiple devices, build to address performance and asset caching concerns, and address global experience expectations.

 

Additional responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Architect and implement reusable front end frameworks to support multi-channel delivery of solutions across Adobe Experience Manager (AEM) and JAVA applications.
  • Collaborate with the CRUX/Design teams to understand vision and establish a front-end competency that moves at the pace of business.
  • Define best practice around use of tools, processes, and development standards to streamline the interaction between creative and development teams.
  • Lead front end architectural improvements and create shared visual components that span services.
  • Work collaboratively with vendor teams to deliver solutions. Ensure front-end coding standard and best practices are followed by internal and external teams.
  • Prototype and develop new ideas and participate in the lifecycle of experience development from research to release.
  • Identify and implement support and front-end testing tools for team.
  • Provide technical leadership for the development team.

Competencies

The ideal candidate should possess the following qualifications:

  • 7+ years of working experience in rapid product development building web pages / applications using JavaScript, JQuery, CSS, HTML
  • Commanding grasp of HTML, CSS, Javascript and responsive web design
  • 5 + years of consuming RESTful APIs and WebServices
  • 5+ Advanced experience with Javascript frameworks such as AngularJS (Required), Ember, or Backbone
  • 3+ years of experience with Agile SCRUM
  • 3+ Experience with data-driven product development, analytics, A/B testing, SEO, and accessibility techniques
  • Advanced knowledge of CSS rules and browser compatibility
  • Experience with CDN and CMS is a plus
  • Deep understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and client-side performance considerations
  • Excellent communications skills, both verbal and written, including good technical writing and interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge of Adobe Experience Manager (AEM) Platform
  • Knowledge of SEO/SEM strategies & Adobe Analytics

Educational Required/Desired: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, OR equivalent experience and knowledge required.

Competencies

  • Values: Integrity, Accountability,Teamwork, Innovation

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Middletown, PA, US, 17057

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Education Experience:  Bachelors Degree (High School +4 years)
Travel:  10% to 25%


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