JAVA ECOMMERCE DEVELOPER & DESIGNER

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Company Name Team Express Distributing, LLC
Location TX
Date Posted September 4, 2013
Category Default
Job Type Full-Time

Description


  


Team Express Distributing, LLC. is in the  premium sporting goods business, dedicated to providing a comprehensive selection of baseball, football, softball, basketball, volleyball, and cheerleading equipment  for competitive athletes at an affordable price.


 


In the over 20 years we've been in business, we've developed a reputation for our superior customer service. We have grown from a small baseball catalog into one of the Internet's top sporting goods retailers with our family of 8 brands, consisting of 8 desktop and 8 mobile sites, and growing.


 


We pride ourselves in our broad selection of sports equipment, which covers everything from baseball bats to football gloves and softball cleats to cheerleading uniforms. We carry gear from industry leading brands such as Nike, Adidas, Reebok, Under Armour, DeMarini and Louisville Slugger.  As our slogan says: Team Express is all about sports, all the time.

 


POSITION OVERVIEW

This position is responsible for creative web development and styling. The ideal candidate will be a liaison between the development team and the creative and design teams to ensure that web functionality renders according to approved designs. Moreover, the developer will define, create, and support the website and ecommerce applications for Team Express.


 


DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

A.    Collect, organize, and rearrange CSS styles for best site optimization


B.     Develop front-end JavaScript code and CSS styles with compatibility for IE7-10, Firefox, Chrome, Safari, and all modern mobile devices


C.     Design, develop and document Java applications and related web development technologies


D.    Operate within Linux environment


E.     Use source control (Subversion) and software development lifecycle tools (JIRA)


F.      Read, understand, and extend our existing Java code base for desktop and mobile commerce


G.    Investigate and recommend new web-related ecommerce tools and technologies


H.    Work with Vendors on key partner and affiliate interfaces and reporting


I.        Provide regular status reports to IT leadership


J.       Other duties, as a member of our growing IT Department


K.    24x7 on-call support for Ecommerce production support


 


DECISION MAKING

A.    Position requires high level of independent judgment in decisions relating to website development and maintenance


B.     Coordinates with the business as a positive ambassador of the IT department, to review requirements and candidate solutions


C.     Position requires excellent problem solving skills


 


 


INTERNAL/EXTERNAL CONTACT

A.    Constant interaction with all departments and personnel within the Company


B.     Frequent interaction with Sr. Management


C.     Occasional interaction with software / hardware vendors