Posted on: June 8, 2021 | Job#: 362619

Lead Front End Developer - Content Management System

Full-time | US


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About Gap Inc.

Our brands bridge the gaps we see in the world. Old Navy democratizes style to ensure everyone has access to quality fashion at every price point. Athleta unleashes the potential of every woman, regardless of body size, age or ethnicity. Banana Republic believes in sustainable luxury for all. And Gap inspires the world to bring individuality to modern, responsibly made essentials.     

This simple idea—that we all deserve to belong, and on our own terms—is core to who we are as a company and how we make decisions. Our team is made up of thousands of people across the globe who take risks, think big, and do good for our customers, communities, and the planet. Ready to  learn fast, create with audacity and lead boldly? Join our team.

About the role

At Gap Inc., we are passionate about creating and delivering quality software by utilizing Agile and DevOps best practices. We are creating solutions using Automation, Test Driven Development, Continuous Integration & Delivery, Pair Programming, and story-based iterative development. In this role, you will collaborate cross-functionally with Product Management and Design to build new capabilities for our Martech technology stack, backed by state-art-of-the-art capabilities around personalized content management, segmentation, and multi-channel customer communication.

We are looking for individuals with extensive experience providing at-scale solutions that incorporate modern design concepts geared towards building elastic, fault-tolerant services. They will have a passion for technology and work with dynamic teams to deliver solutions that will power Gap’s ability to showcase our products to millions of customers worldwide, making it fast, intuitive, and rewarding to shop online!

The ideal candidate will have experience using established engineering and design principles that drive and maintain agility in the codebase and deliver sustainable solutions.

Join us and flex your imagination with designing and developing industry-leading commerce features that are reliable, scalable, and create a great customer experience!

What you'll do

  • Work collaboratively with stakeholders, architects, & product team members to implement and operationalize key business capabilities with quality.
  • Display strategic thinking and deliver sustainable solutions with an eye towards simplicity, reliability, manageability, scalability, extensibility, performance and re-use.
  • Gain understanding of dependencies with external and internal teams and collaborate on cross functional initiatives.
  • Identify standards based solutions that are appropriate to our environment and drive adoption via mentoring and guiding others who are still developing their skills.
  • Embrace and implement best-in-class DevOps practices with end-to-end “design, build and run” responsibilities with the aim towards operating a low-touch production environment.
  • Engage actively in continuously improving practices and methodology.

Who you are

  • 8+ years software development experience with high volume e-commerce or online retail services, 5 years of which are specific to front-end and integration technologies
  • Demonstrable proficiency and experience in NodeJS-based technologies and/or Java, microservices and integration technologies like Kafka
  • Exposure to API management (via Apigee or Mulesoft), Identity and Access Management technologies (like Ping Federate, OAuth and OpenID Connect)
  • Experience with running workloads on Public Clouds such as AWS, Azure or GCP, and experience with container-based technologies like Docker and Cloud Foundry
  • Prior experience working with Continuous Integration and Deployment in a DevOps oriented product development environment and familiarity with modern MML technologies like Splunk, New Relic and Pager Duty
  • Well-versed with system and technical design principles, performant coding practices ensuring security requirements are not compromised for functionality and/or performance.
  • Experience with laying out a go-live plan at the conceptual stage, analyzing the pros and cons between multiple options.
  • Experience with Content Management Systems and/or Personalization Systems is a major plus.

Benefits at Gap Inc.

  • Merchandise discount for our brands: 50% off regular-priced merchandise at Old Navy, Gap, Banana Republic and Athleta, and 30% off at Outlet for all employees.
  • One of the most competitive Paid Time Off plans in the industry.*
  • Employees can take up to five “on the clock” hours each month to volunteer at a charity of their choice.*
  • Extensive 401(k) plan with company matching for contributions up to four percent of an employee’s base pay.*
  • Employee stock purchase plan.*
  • Medical, dental, vision and life insurance.*
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*For eligible employees

Gap Inc. is an equal-opportunity employer and is committed to providing a workplace free from harassment and discrimination. We are committed to recruiting, hiring, training and promoting qualified people of all backgrounds, and make all employment decisions without regard to any protected status. We have received numerous awards for our long-held commitment to equality and will continue to foster a diverse and inclusive environment of belonging. This year, we’ve been named as one of the Best Places to Work by the Humans Rights Campaign for the fourteenth consecutive year and have been included in the 2019 Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index for the second year in a row.


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