Lead Developer, Applications - 11215 Metro Pkwy

Fort Myers, Florida, United States
Closing date
24 Apr 2023

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With approximately 1,300 boutiques and outlets throughout the U.S., as well as an online presence for each of our brands, it takes sophisticated technology, resources and infrastructure to ensure the continued success of our businesses. From finance and accounting to technology and merchandising careers, we have diverse opportunities available for talented professionals to join our team of nearly 16,000 associates who share our commitment to excellence.


This position is responsible for providing leadership and direction on applications architecture teams to develop and deliver applications and application enhancements and data conversions in eCommerce and/or SAP environments in support of business challenges and needs. This position participates in a wide array of both short-term and long-term initiatives. And is responsible for helping in all aspects of the systems development life cycle process up to and including leading certain areas of post-implementation support.

  • Provides technical direction and guidance to lower senior members of the team.
  • Assists in project management and lead small teams of developers to develop and deliver required application functionality.
  • Manages all development efforts related to systems integration as well as new application development opportunities.
  • Participates in Technology design/code reviews to ensure consistency in architecture and design/code practices.
  • Participates in certain aspects of business user consulting, system analysis and general operating system designs.
  • Demonstrates detailed knowledge in functional area concepts and system solutions.
  • Maintains templates and requirements for all technical documents for functional area as they relate to the SDLC including modification specifications, release notes, etc.
  • Writes and maintains documents to describe application development, logic, coding, testing, changes, and corrections.
  • Keeps abreast of latest application development strategies, trends, and technologies as applicable to Chico's architecture.

· Values individuality and the diverse talents of their team. Leads the team by communicatingexpectations, providing guidance, delivering feedback, and empowering the team to be their best.

This position may be found in multiple brands. Some duties may vary from brand to brand.


·Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or equivalent required
  • 7+ years of senior level application development experience
  • 2+ years leading teams of application developers
  • Experience in full life cycle solution implementation from conceptualization to deployment and follow-up support
  • Must have the ability to work in a fast-paced environment and react to situations as they arise in the appropriate manner.
  • Ability to work independently or in a team environment and effectively meet project deliverables on time.
  • Must be dependable, punctual, and reliable.
  • Must have demonstrated effective teamwork skills, followed procedures, and functioned well under pressure
  • Ability to manage and mentor other technical staff

Chico's FAS, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions, lactation, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, military service, veteran status, or any other category protected under federal, state, or local law.

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Chico’s was founded in 1983 as a small boutique selling Mexican folk art on Sanibel Island, Florida. The Founders discovered the sweater, pivoted the business and fashion was never the same. The rich colors and prints, unique artisanal details, stylish solutions, and amazing personal service made a lasting connection with customers. Our corporate headquarters is located in Fort Myers, Florida supporting our family of brands: Chico's, White House Black Market and Soma Intimates. We offer a variety of amenities and benefits onsite as well as a strong company culture. It's our passion to inspire and empower one another and give back to the communities in which we live and work. Providing Most Amazing Personal Service to our customers, our communities, and each other makes Chico's FAS, Inc. an amazing place to work, learn and grow.

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11215 Metro Parkway
Fort Myers

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