Vans Customs Platform Engineer – Front End

Multiple Locations
Required Experience: 0 year(s)
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary Range: Not available
Posted 8 days ago
Job Description
Job Description
Vans: Be a Part of the Original
It was never about waving the brand like a flag, it was always about the people Paul Van Doren

Vans is the original action sports footwear company rooted in authenticity and creativity. Founded in 1966, Vans has thrived on a legacy of impacting our greater community through Vans four pillars: action sports, music, art and street culture. We are constantly inspired by the expressive creators within our company and community as they bring new and innovative perspectives to help shape and transform the future of our business.
At Vans our culture sets us apart and it influences everything we do. Everything we do supports creativity and we are driven by our five values. We are determined. We are connected to our consumers and to each other. We are inclusive. We are expressive and Fun. And most of all, we are a family.

Vans is a subsidiary of VF, the worlds largest apparel and footwear company comprised of over 30 brands. We are the leading drivers of retail as our global footwear, apparel and accessory brand is available in 170 countries worldwide. As we continue to expand, we take great measures in developing and growing our people.
Vans is founded on a culture of learning. We take great pride in our ability to facilitate learning opportunities by providing the resources and tools necessary to support each individuals pursuit of growth to achieve future goals. In order to prioritize career growth within our company, Vans offers courses on topics such as leadership, communication, collaboration and technical skills to ensure our employees are self-motivated and developing to the pace of our rapidly growing business.

By joining the Vans family, you will be immersed into an environment of incredibly supportive and collaborative people. We work very hard across a multitude of large initiatives to bring the Van Doren spirit to life. We live for what we do.

Customs Platform Engineer Front-end; Become the Newest Member of the Vans Family
Come be a part of Vans, whose influence in the action sports, music, art and street culture reaches regional and international movers of these artistic movements. The way you express your creativity will allow our audience to relate to the individuality and authenticity Vans exhibits. As the Customs Platform Engineer, you will work closely with the Director of Customization and other VF technology teams across the digital and creative work streams to lead development efforts for the new Customs platform. On a daily basis, you will get to interact with many talented people who allow you to embrace a wild and curious imagination to create extraordinary changes and results.

Job Description:
We are looking for a talented, proactive, andself-managed front-enddeveloper to join the incredibleVans/VF digital team to revolutionize our product customization program. Work closely with product owner, business analysts, and technical team to develop iterative improvements to the product customization program.

A Customs Platform Engineer, Front-end will own, manage, scale and enhance the front-end deployment solutions powering VANS Customs 2.0 solution across all web channels Coordinate and align with 3rd party development partners and other platform development resources Communicate and partner across cross functional business team including Site Operations, Product, eCommerce Marketing and other VF technology teams.

Technical Skills:
Responsive Web Design
JQuery (Javascript Library)
Zurb Foundation (Responsive Framework)
Require JS (Asynchonous Module Definition)
Three JS (WebGL 3D Interface)
Grunt JS
Lint JS and CSS - Code Quality
Node.js Web Application Development
Additional Nice to Have Skills:
Adobe Experience Manager (AEM),WebSphere Commerce, Java, JSP, JSTL, Apache Maven

Non-technical Skills:
Excellent communication skills both written and oral
Desire to learn and keep in front of the technology curve
Experience with scaled agile team structures
Experience in matrixed organizations is a plus

Educational / Position Requirements:
BS in Computer Science or similarly related field
4+ years of professional experience with enterprise high performance customer facing web application.

Special Physical and/or Mental Requirements:
Minimum travel required (approximately 5%)
Ability to be flexible in additional hours when needed