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Title:  Principal Front-End Engineer (DTC)

Req ID:  1322
Job Category:  IT / Technology
Location: 

Phoenix, AZ, US, 85001

Dare To Dream!

 

At Serta Simmons Bedding, we dare to dream and work differently. We’re proud to be one of the largest bedding manufacturers in North America and lead the way with our iconic brands - Serta®, Beautyrest®, Simmons® and Tuft & Needle®.

 

When you join our company, you become part of winning team that is excited and committed to helping our customers get a good night’s sleep.

 

Fueled by care for our people and their safety, we provide inspiring career opportunities, competitive benefits, and employee perks, and most importantly, the chance to make a positive impact in the lives of our customers.

What You'll Do:

 

You’ll ensure our products reach their destination, improve customer experience, and integrate administrations systems. As a Principal Front-End Engineer in the DTC Engineering organization, you’ll help shape the online storefront used to deliver a good night’s sleep both directly and through mentoring and guiding junior engineers.

 

Supervisory Responsibility and Key relationships:

This position does not have any direct reports, though you’ll have the opportunity to engage in One-on-One pairing/mentoring sessions with junior engineers.

 

Essential Job Functions:

From inception to production our engineers are invested in the solutions that we build. With DTC Engineering you’ll be working in an environment consisting primarily of Shopify Plus, Ruby on Rails, Javascript, RSpec, and Postgres deployed to Heroku with growing use of AWS. We believe strongly in continuous deployment and use Buildkite and Cypress to do so.

 

In our tech stack, you’ll be working on an application responsible for most post-purchase activities for our business including order routing, tracking, and servicing. The application you’ll help guide touches several aspects of our DTC business including:

  • eCommerce Storefront
  • Supply Chain
  • Logistics
  • Customer Experience
  • Owned Retail
  • Partnership Retail

How You'll Do It:

 

As a Principal Front-End Engineer, you’ll help us to ensure that our application is robust and resilient. We are regularly evaluating improvements to our architecture and our stack. You’ll have a seat at the table as we plan the future of our DTC approach as we continue to grow our business all while:

  • Delivering new features, enhancements, and fixes (we move fast, bugs happen) to our application
  • Participate in code reviews ensuring the high quality of our code
  • Collaborate with peers to level up skill sets and code quality across the engineering team
  • Participate in all phases of the software development lifecycle

What You'll Bring:

 

  • At least 7 years of meaningful experience in JavaScript based online storefronts
  • Proficiency designing and building Front-End analytics and metrics with tools like Heap, Google Tag Manager, Google Analytics, etc.
  • Shopify Plus and custom theme experience a big plus
  • Experience working through ambiguity and forging a path to viable solutions
  • Experience building enterprise-level applications and integrations
  • Passion for Test Driven Development
  • Supply Chain experience is wonderful, but we’re happy to teach you

 

Competencies:

  • Teamwork
  • Empathy
  • Pragmatism
  • Curiosity and a drive to learn and grow
  • Problem Solving/Analysis
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Dream With Us:

 

When you join Serta Simmons Bedding, you become part of our 220-year legacy of sleep solutions with endless opportunities to impact our future for centuries to come.

 

Once you’re here, you’ll be part of a winning company that invests and supports our team members’ career journeys.  We offer competitive benefits, job training, learning and development, and other employee perks such as our employee discount on all products.

 

 

Serta Simmons Bedding is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer with a Drug-Free Working Environment.  It is committed to not discriminating and treating all qualified applicants equally without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran. 


Nearest Major Market: Phoenix