Newell Brands Developer - Ecommerce in Boca Raton, Florida

Position Title: Developer Ecommerce

Location: Hoboken, NJ or Boca Raton, FL

Reports to: Manager - Application Development, Digital Technology

The Developer Ecommerce will be responsible for working on a team of ecommerce developers as an individual contributor. This role uses their knowledge to balance and solve diverse ecommerce development needs. The successful candidate will be able to promptly deliver solutions in a cloud based and ecommerce enabled environment.

Essential Duties:

  • You will work as part of a cross-functional, e-commerce development team responsible for new application development, integration and/or improving existing applications within the direct to consumer ecommerce platform.

  • Ability to work within a geographically distributed team of developers comprised of a combination of employees and contractors with both an onshore and offshore component.

  • Hands-on development of web-based applications in a public facing, global e-commerce environment including integrations with external systems and third parties such as CMS, CRM, ERP and payment processors. Involvement spans all aspects of front and back end development, from making pixel perfect sites to integrating code with backend systems.

  • Ability to help define technical requirements and solutions and work through a project from inception to completion.

  • Actively participate in all phases of the software development life cycle including analysis, design, development, testing and implementation.

  • Prior experience as an individual developer where the focus was on designing and building advanced software solutions that scale.

  • Ability to work with other Information Technology teams to implement system improvements and standardization.

  • Responsible for keeping pace with new releases for purchased applications including patch releases.

  • Build and maintain good, positive relationships with both internal and external partners.


  • Bachelor’s degree in relevant fields (Computer Science, Engineering)

  • 4+ years of relevant experience including e-commerce, web application development and systems integration.

  • Experience working on large-scale eCommerce systems.

  • Experience working with and/or integrating to systems such as ERP and CRM.

  • Experience implementing Headless Commerce utilizing APIs.

  • Object Oriented Analysis/Design/Development and MVC experience.

  • Strong experience with XML/XSL/XSLT/XSD, HTTP, REST, APIs.

  • Experience using Git/Bitbucket for code sharing, deployment management and team collaboration

  • Experience using Jira for Application Lifecycle Management.

  • Familiarity of working in a multi-vendor environment.

  • High level of self-motivation and initiative, and the ability to excel in a fast-paced environment and quickly acquire proficiency with new skills.

  • Demonstrated collaboration skills with the ability to handle conflict and to work with a distributed team.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Ability to convert business requirements into detailed system design and technical specifications.

  • Comfortable working through ambiguity.

  • Strong attention to detail.

  • Experience with Angular, ReactJS, Redux or other modern frameworks is preferred.

  • Experience with Elastic Path, commercetools, Salesforce Commerce Cloud (Demandware, Elastic Search, Docker, Kubernetes, and MongoDB is preferred).

  • Integration experience to back-end Java technologies and knowledge of web application development using enterprise Java technologies and frameworks including JSTL, JDBC, and Spring is preferred.

  • Knowledge of web security, performance, and caching is preferred.

Newell Brands (NYSE: NWL) is a leading global consumer goods company with a strong portfolio of well-known brands, including Paper Mate, Sharpie, Dymo, EXPO, Parker, Elmers, Coleman, Jostens, Marmot, Oster, Sunbeam, FoodSaver, Mr. Coffee, Rubbermaid Commercial Products, Graco, Baby Jogger, NUK, Calphalon, Rubbermaid, Contigo, First Alert and Yankee Candle. For hundreds of millions of consumers, Newell Brands makes life better every day, where they live, learn, work and play. Newell Brands and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and comply with applicable employment laws. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled are encouraged to apply.