Posted: Thursday, October 5, 2017 8:04 AM
Company Overview 13;
Grainger is a broad line, business:to:business distributor of maintenance, repair and operating (MRO) supplies and other related products and services. More than 3.2 million businesses and institutions worldwide rely on Grainger for products such as safety gloves, ladders, motors and janitorial supplies, along with services like inventory management and technical support. These customers represent a broad collection of industries including commercial, government, healthcare and manufacturing. They place orders online, on mobile devices, through sales representatives, over the phone and at local branches. Approximately 5,000 suppliers provide Grainger with more than 1.6 million products stocked in Graingers distribution centers and branches worldwide.
Located downtown Chicago, Gamut is a start:up operation being launched by Grainger. The company is developing an innovative, new e:commerce platform that will leverage technology, structured data, and customer insights to launch a successful new business. This is an exciting opportunity to help develop a dynamic organization from the ground up and explore numerous career development possibilities as the company continues to grow.
Position Description 13;
As a member of Gamut, you will work on some of the most complex challenges in software design, and development. You will be part of select team that engages with enterprise leaders, building innovative digital products.
We are looking for a software engineering manager.
You will manage a team of cross:functional engineers. You will work closely with a product manager, and be responsible for the development, improvement, and maintenance of a significant product in our new global ecommerce platform.
:You are customer:first in how you think and solve a problem
:You have experience and expertise in complex systems at scale
:You are operational in mindset because you do not just build systems. You support them
:You have experience in leading product development and launches
:You enjoy managing people to their fullest potential
:Have led teams of software engineers in the design, development, test, deployment and operation
:You have hired smart and motivated engineers and managers
:You are responsible for ensuring good architecture, operational excellence and quality
:You work closely with other teams to deliver features that require cross:team leadership
:Product managers love you because you are a trusted partner, and delivery great results
:You are still technical, and can regularly dive into architecture, code, test plans, project plans, deployments and operations 13;
Position Requirements: 13;
:7:10+ years of experience building and managing development teams
:Managing products, budgets and justifying resource needs to senior leaders and finance partners
:Managing and effectively operating a complex system that is highly reliable and scalable
:Bachelors in Computer Science or Engineering is preferred
:Manages and lead multiple engineering teams for an organization
:Develops long:term strategies and influences leadership decisions
:Exceptional and effective verbal and written communication skills
:Exceptional attention to detail and organizational skills
:Exceptional project management skills 13;
EEOC Statement 13;
Grainger is an Equal Opportunity Workplace and an Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.
• Location: Chicago
• Post ID: 79244517 chicago