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Senior Manager, Technology - eCommerce

You will be working for SapientNitro as Senior Manager, Technology - eCommerce

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Job Title: Senior Manager, Technology

Location: Eden House, 8 Spital Square, London

How to apply: Please email your CV to HiringEURecruitingCoordination@sapient.com

Job Summary:
At Sapient the Senior Manager, Technology will oversee the development, design, user interface, technology integration, and site architecture for eCommerce development projects. This role will be responsible for managing technology teams from definition phase through implementation, as well as contribute to the sales cycle.

Key Responsibilities include:
• Demonstrate expert level proficiency in one or more of the eCommerce Packages listed:
o ATG, BEA Weblogic Commerce, IBM Websphere Commerce, Intershop, Microsoft Commerce Server
• Serve as a technical advisor and problem solver to clients and partners to assist them in optimizing their use of the particular Commerce product suite to successfully define, build and deploy online commerce and self service applications
• Estimate time frames, quality and quantity of resources required to successfully implement project; develop project plan incorporating all project variables including risk
• Establish measurable criteria concerning deliverability, performance, maintenance, design and costs
• Lead the translation of the client’s business requirements into systems design
• Work with the client’s IT organization to establish technology strategy at an application level
• Establish high, mid and micro level plans and set technical direction for a team of up to 30 people
• An ability to act as a mentor to other technical staff is critical.
• Prepare elements of sales proposals to represent Sapient’s technical expertise
• In addition to working on billable client engagements, may also assist as needed on pre-sales opportunities such as RFP responses, proposal delivery, architecture assessments, and technical qualifications

Job Requirements:
• Bachelor’s degree required and degree in Computer Science or related field preferred
• 8+ years in systems integration and development, package implementation, and/or interactive design
• Expert proficiency in Java, OO Application Development, under UNIX or NT is required
• Knowledge of multiple other technologies including but not limited to CGI, HTML, DHTML, XML, JavaScript, PL/SQL, Oracle Developer 2000 tools, C/C++, Perl, TCL, RDBMS, CORBA, COM is a plus
• Requires a strong understanding of complex computer science and software engineering principles
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills, as well as presentation skills, are essential
• Must have: Multiple large ecommerce implementation experience.
• Specific requirements for ATG role
o 2+ years of ATG experience
o Experience with at least 3 of the following modules (ATG Version 2006.3 or newer): Commerce, Merchandising, ATG Search, Content Management, Customer Intelligence, Campaign Optimizer, Outreach, Commerce Service Center
o Expertise in developing complex tiered Java based Internet applications
• Specific requirements for Websphere Commerce role
o 2+ years of WCS experience
o Experience with at least 2 of the following modules (WCS Version 5.6 or newer): Commerce, Accelerator, Management Center, Sales Center, Extended Sites
o Expertise in developing complex tiered Java based Internet applications

How to apply: Please email your CV to HiringEURecruitingCoordination@sapient.com

About SapientNitro:
SapientNitroSM, part of Sapient®, is an integrated marketing and technology services firm. We create and engineer highly relevant experiences that accelerate business growth and fuel brand advocacy for our clients. By combining multi-channel marketing, multi-channel commerce, and the technology that binds them, we influence customer behavior across the spectrum of content, communication and commerce channels, resulting in deeper, more meaningful relationships between customers and brands. SapientNitro services global leaders such as Citi, The Coca-Cola Company, Foot Locker, Singapore Airlines, Target, and Vodafone through our operations in North America, Europe, and Asia-Pacific. For more information, visit http://www.sapientnitro.com/ or follow us on Twitter @sapientnitro.

Sapient is a registered service mark of Sapient Corporation.

*Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this role, which include hearing, speaking, typing, and occasionally moving and/or lifting up to 15 pounds.

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Job type: Permanent full time

Remote working possible: no

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This job is located in London, England, United Kingdom

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