Web Development Manager - O2E Brands

This is where you come in
O2E Brands is looking for an exceptional Web Development Manager to join our Business Technology team and take on the responsibility for leading the development and maintenance our web properties. You will lead a high performing, collaborative and passionate agile team of Drupal Developers who are responsible for over 100 Million in revenue from our online booking engine. The Drupal Development team develops new websites, new features, web content, SEO and analytics initiatives that will help drive new business for our Franchise Partners in Canada, United States, and Australia. This position is located at our Vancouver corporate office, The Junktion.

Who we are:
With our uniquely branded home service franchises - 1-800-GOT-JUNK?, WOW 1 DAY PAINTING, and Shack Shine - we make the ordinary businesses of junk removal, painting, and house detailing exceptional by being leaders in customer experience and innovation. It’s all in our name: O2E = Ordinary 2 Exceptional!And it’s not just our brands that are exceptional, our team is too! We foster a culture people want to be a part of. We strive to make work rewarding and fun. We’ve been continuously recognized as one of Canada’s top employers and one of the country’s most admired cultures.

Since we’re in the business of being exceptional, that means we’re always looking for exceptional people to join our team. Could you be one of them?

What your day to day will look like

  • Drive the evolution and maintenance of existing websites, as well as the design and delivery of new ones
  • Manage a team of Drupal Developers driving engagement, productivity and quality
  • Partner with scrum teams to drive agile best practices
  • Allocate resources accordingly for projects and continuous improvement processes
  • Maintaining and supporting an enterprise Drupal platform to maintain high availability and redundancy of our web properties
  • Managing the monitoring and reporting of our production environment status to ensure ‘an always on’ availability
  • Ensuring web standards (HTML, JS, CSS) are upheld
  • Troubleshooting and correcting web application errors or defects
  • Ensuring continual connection and consistent data flow to our internal booking system
  • Managing content across our web properties
  • Implementing and fixing SEO technical issues across our web and mobile platforms
  • Leading advanced implementations of Google Analytics tracking codes and/or other measurement tools
  • Interpret customer/internal requirements to establish complete and accurate functional specifications and product documentation

What you bring to the table

  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science or a post-secondary diploma in a related field
  • Experience leading an agile development team
  • Open source development skills PHP (Drupal, Custom CMS, WordPress)
  • Interest in contributing back to the open source community through custom module development
  • Coding experience and implementation of web development scripts and technologies: Javascript, JQuery, Prototype, HTML/HTML5, CSS, Ajax and other web services
  • High degree of expertise in the development of Drupal custom modules, features and installing profiles, developing base themes, writing layout plugins to contrib modules, optimizing front end performance, writing theme functions, preprocess functions, form alters, adding/changing theme settings and using show/hide functions
  • Experience and/or interest in utilizing technologies such as Jenkins, Ansible, Behat and Github
  • UI/UX Design experience in responsive design (HTML5, CSS, jQuery)
  • Demonstrated skills with technical SEO including semantic tagging, resolving indexation issues and URL redirects
  • Advanced Google Analytics tagging expertise, including implementation of Google Experiments
  • Strong collaborative skills and experience working in cross-functional teams
  • Strong ability to manage multiple priorities in a fast pace environment
Do you want this job now?
Tell us why you are awesome and submit your resume

Life at the Junktion
What is the Junktion? Well, it’s more than just a solid pun. It’s what we call our head offices in Vancouver, BC and Toronto, ON. Team members sit in our collaborative and high energy open concept office and take part in our daily 7 minute stand-up meeting called Huddle and get together for a drink on First Round Friday. Not only do we have a cool office, we offer some pretty sweet perks too. In your first year, you’ll enjoy 4 weeks of personal paid leave. By the end of year one, you will be eligible for 5 weeks of personal paid leave. We offer extended health and dental benefits, as well as professional and individual development programs. There’s also our 101 Life Goals program, which helps you achieve your personal goals and cross things off your bucket list.
Web Development Manager - O2E Brands