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New York, New York - USD Full Time Posted: Wednesday, 16 May 2018
Responsibilities: Role Purpose
A person having minimum 10-12 years of relevant experience in Front End development and worked as lead on software development technologies.

  • Provide deep technical leadership to the software web & mobile development team and drive successful delivery of all projects.
  • Manage a group of developers and ensures proper coding process, standards and methodology
  • Collaborate with business leadership in evolving vision for usage of technology that drive
customer value, efficiency and profitability
  • Build the next generation of product features for apps, mobile web, desktop and emerging platforms, focusing on delivering the best and most relevant information for our audience.
  • Understanding of Drupal architecture
  • Understanding of Drupal database design
  • Understanding of Latest industry architecture patterns
  • Solid fundamentals around hooks, APIs and Drupal core mechanism
  • Good knowledge of Cloud based and in-house infrastructure on project need basis
  • Good understanding of best practices for custom code (PHP, JavaScript), theme and module development, module updates, identifying and resolving bugs
  • Envision, define and communicate the product roadmap. Evangelize the product vision with new ideas and product features.
  • Perform data-driven prioritization of features that meet audience and business needs; set minimal viable product releases.
  • Proactively measure and understand how the audience interacts with the products.
  • Work with Engineering, UX and QA to ensure product concepts meet all needs; present to senior management and stakeholders
  • Proven experience with Intranet site products and websites
  • Strong communications skills with technical and non-technical stakeholders
  • 5 years of relevant experience with product management, ideally in an Agile software development environment
  • Work with our station stakeholders to understand and incorporate unique needs into the product planning process
  • Promote Agile product management processes, and develop detailed presentations, requirements, project plans and use cases accounting for all scenarios of a product release
  • Ensure product quality, maintainability, performance and scalability
  • Analyze client requirements to develop functional and technical software
  • Design, develop, and test an overall solution that includes a content management system (CMS), including capabilities such as social collaboration, analytics, CMS content entry, CMS content migration, explicit/implicit personalization, developing content types or content objects, site architecture, and page templates
  • Demonstrated experience with Content Management Systems with a strong preference for Drupal related experience.
Basic Qualifications
  • Bachelor s degree in Computer Science or Information Systems.
  • 12+ years of software development experience in cloud based, multi-tiered, enterprise application systems and mobile application development.
  • Successfully implemented enterprise mobile applications 5+ years of strong management and leadership experience
  • Certifications in project management tools is a plus Agile/Scrum, PMP & ITIL
  • Understanding of Drupal community guidelines related to contribution and performance optimization
  • Understanding of advance site performance optimization concepts i. e. identifying load times, memory usage, slow queries, setting up and manage various layers of caching mechanisms ex. Varnish/Memcache, changing cache layers and cache invalidation.
  • Understanding of various integration patterns, use of drupal queues, services module
  • Understanding of W3C standards, Accessibility Standards, Security Guidelines
  • Understanding of content migration approaches and design
  • Understanding of MySQL replications and configuration
  • Ability to create install profiles, custom distributions
  • Understanding of various solution patterns and drupal's applicability on each ex decoupled patterns, brand and product marketing, Community, Intranets Design Patterns.
  • Experience working with off-shore development teams a must Excellent interpersonal, listening, written and oral communication skills
  • Javascript Design patterns
  • Modular& Scalable CSS architecture. Exprience in Angular, Node, Backbone, ReactJS is preferable
  • Thorough understanding of Drupal 7 & 8
  • Well versed with advanced PHP concepts
  • Strong hold on MySQL
  • Experience of handling a team is preferred
  • Involved in design decisions
  • Have worked on advance caching driven solutions
  • 3rd party integrations understanding is a must
  • Desired Characteristics
    Desired Characteristics
  • Experience within media entertainment industry
  • Identity Management technologies,
  • Ability to influence internal and external team members without direct reporting authority
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with ability to relate complex information to both technical and non-technical audiences.

  • New York, New York, United States of America
    NBC Universal
    NBC Universal
    5/16/2018 3:14:42 PM

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