Senior Front End Web Developer

Tory Burch

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Senior Front End Web Developer, Tory Burch


New York, United States


Senior Manager


Information Technology



Full-time, Salary Unspecified

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Job Description

This development position will play a key role in the development and implementation of Tory Burch’s ecommerce and interactive marketing initiatives. This role will have the opportunity to work on consumer-facing ecommerce sites. Additionally, this role will contribute to the development of new and existing digital initiatives on Tory’s mobile websites and apps, installations, email communications, and more.

The developer who will fill this role must be proficient in front-end languages and also knowledgeable of server-side code and system operations. This role will be responsible for developing new programs and features, as well as maintaining and improving legacy code on the existing framework. Specifically, we are looking for skills in HTML/CSS, JavaScript, JQuery, ActionScript, Java, XML, PHP. Experience developing for mobile sites and applications is desirable with an emphasis on responsive design. Attention to detail and a commitment to web standards is a must.

  • Focus will be on front-end development with occasional need for back-end work
  • Develop code for the websites, mobile applications, email marketing and more
  • Perform quality assurance on code, including cross browser and platform testing
  • Bug fixes and site improvements
  • Content management system enhancements
  • Make technical recommendations related to user experience and capabilities
  • Write technical documentation related to processes and specifications
  • Work within assigned project schedules
  • Maintain accurate records of completed changes and outstanding changes
  • Perform security audits on the code and environments
  • Research emerging technologies with the goal of applying these technologies to current and future projects
  • Work with Project Managers for setting and meeting project priorities
  • Maintain positive open lines of communication with all staff in order to contribute to the smooth flow of information and efficient operations
  • Commitment to building for excellent user experience

The Ideal Candidate

  • Bachelor's Degree preferred
  • 3-5 years of web development experience
  • Strong command of web programming languages: JavaScript, HTML, CSS JQuery, Java, .NET, XML, PHP, ActionScript
  • Knowledge of Demandware digital commerce platform is a plus
  • Knowledge of Object Oriented Programming
  • Familiarity with web traffic analytics packages; experience tagging pages for Omniture, Google Analytics
  • Familiarity with using and creating web services (SOAP, REST)
  • Working knowledge of content management systems
  • Familiarity with Photoshop (or other graphics software), ability to create and optimize web-ready graphics and digital images
  • Knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server and Oracle
  • Working knowledge of ecommerce platforms and systems
  • Demonstrated skills in troubleshooting and fixing bugs
  • Strong working knowledge of a variety of browsers and platforms
  • Working knowledge of SVN (subversion)
  • Working knowledge of Eclipse IDE

About Us

Tory Burch is an American lifestyle brand that embodies the personal style and sensibility of its Chairman, CEO and Designer, Tory Burch. The collection, known for color, print and eclectic details, includes ready-to-wear, shoes, handbags, accessories, home and beauty. Art, music, travel, interiors and the designer’s own stylish parents are inspirations for the collection.

Our company launched in February 2004 with a single boutique on what was then a remote street in downtown Manhattan. Today, we are a global brand with a presence in more than 50 countries, but in many ways we are only just beginning. There is so much we want to do!

Brand integrity, global inspiration and beautiful products are integral to who we are as a company and what we have accomplished to date. Our incredible team is an equally important part of the equation. We believe that each of our employees play a vital role in our continuing efforts to grow and evolve.