This position is a senior member of IT and reports to the Director of Solutions Delivery. The development manager is responsible for providing leadership and supervision to the Merchandise and Warehouse Management development team responsible for analysis, design, development, delivery and management of technology solutions.
The Development Manager will be thoroughly involved with managing the support and implementation of all Merchandise, Warehouse Management systems and related integrations. This individual will need to ensure that all existing applications are proactively maintained to meet their SLA’s, and adhere to Hibbett processes and standards. The individual will be forward looking and able to anticipate risks and needs; able to quickly consider impact, and decide how best to utilize departmental resources in a creative, cost effective manner. This involves selecting and recommending mitigation strategies that meet business needs. It is imperative for this person to have strong leadership, communication, and collaboration skills, as well as a deep understanding of a complex retail environment.
We are seeking a seasoned leader who has had hands-on experience with all aspects of Application development and Software architecture. The ideal candidate will have a wide range of experience – from project inception to delivery, from technical design to business analysis to release management.