Director of Engineering to take over responsibility of client website and its fulfillment systems. The most highly-qualified candidates will not only have very strong technical skills in Ruby-on-Rails, but will also have proven managerial and leadership skills. Significant e-commerce experience is required as we will expect the candidate to understand the intricacies of online sales of physical goods immediately. Expect technical architecture design, team hiring, team planning, and cross- functional coordination activities to be among the most common daily activities for this role.
As a gifting company we have huge increases in seasonal traffic and, as such, uptime in season is critical to the business's continued success. The final responsibility for site uptime, performance, reliability, and accessibility reside with this individual and individuals with a track record of success running proprietary Ruby-on-Rails systems with annual revenue's larger than $100M are highly preferred.