Director Software Development Engineering eCommerce

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Date: Jul 18, 2022

Location: East Providence, Rhode Island, US, 02915

Company: Hasbro

At Hasbro we’re changing the face of play and entertainment. We’re looking for people who want to explore, experiment and innovate to come up with the best ideas. Our culture of community, passion, integrity, creativity and inclusion has inspired our diverse team of highly skilled, highly creative and highly committed individuals for 90+ years and we believe the best is yet to come.


Are you a technology leader who enjoys solving consumer problems? This newly created Director Software Development Engineering will deliver technologies that enable our global direct to customer and business to business eCommerce channels. This technologist will work closely with functional and technical leaders to plan and implement technology solutions. This position will lead multiple technical teams that are responsible for delivering extraordinary customer facing experiences using open-source technologies and head-less architecture!


A day in the life of a Director Software Development Engineering:

  • Collaborating across the organization to plan the roadmap and delivery enterprise solutions to meet the customer needs.
  • Understand the business holistically and drive technical roadmap and solutions.
  • Mentor, retain, coach, empower and hire top talent.
  • Partner with product and technical teams to identify and plan capabilities to meet long and short-term business goals.
  • Connect the dots across multiple levels and performs to meet business needs.
  • Drives growth for business by applying technical and domain expertise to leadership.
  • Documents, reviews and ensures all quality and change control standards are met.
  • Develops plans and implements standards that are reliable and repeatable.
  • Drives operational excellence to meet internal and external customer needs.


What you'll bring:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field, 5+ years leading a team.
  • Ideal candidate will have deep understanding of eCommerce technologies and ability to lead a technical team to align with company goals.
  • Hands on experience implementing head-less commerce and serving as a technical architect, mentor/advisor to lead the eCommerce technical team.
  • Proven leadership skills to plan, prioritize and lead the work of others.
  • Prior experience with open-source technologies (React, React Native, Node.js).
  • Ability to motivate, assess, hire and communicate to senior management on progress.
  • Experience with SFRA/SFCC or Magento is a plus.
  • International experience and global perspective.

Hasbro’s world-class brands and talented people are our greatest assets. One of the ways we invest in you is through a competitive and contemporary benefits package. Your particular benefits package will depend on your position, location, local legal requirements and years with the company. Here’s a look at what your benefits package may include: Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance, Half-day Fridays year round, Paid Vacation Time & Holidays, Generous 401(k) match, Paid Parental Leave, Team Hasbro Volunteer Program, Employee Giving & Matching Gifts Programs, Tuition Reimbursement, Toy Discounts and more!


Hasbro is committed to equality of opportunity in all aspects of employment. We are committed to making all employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, marital status, or any other legally protected status.


Nearest Major Market: Providence
Nearest Secondary Market: Rhode Island

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