Front End Development Manager


Job Description

SportsEngine is adding a Front-End Development Manager to our Creative Marketing team in our Minneapolis office. Work together with the Creative Services Director and project stakeholders to plan and execute Front-End Development of both client and internal projects, ensure that teams have appropriate product and technical specifications, direction, and resources to deliver products effectively by establishing realistic estimates for timelines while ensuring that projects remain on target to meet deadlines.

Consistently understand the functional and nonfunctional requirements of multiple projects. Collaborate with the project manager and project owner in defining the project vision. Demonstrate technical leadership abilities to build and enhance tools and products based on client schedules and company business plans. Provide a Front-End development plan that meets the needs of our business.

Establish and maintain a Front-End planning process. Help developers resolve both technical problems as well as human resources matters. Monitor individual employees’ performance. Provide leadership and guidance to coach, motivate, and lead team members to their optimum performance levels and career development.

Each day, hundreds of thousands of volunteer coaches, directors, and managers positively impact the lives of millions of athletes through sports. In addition to teaching them about their sports, they also impact their lives by teaching them life-long values of working hard, being honorable, and treating each other like family.

At SportsEngine, our mission is to help make these volunteer's lives easier by building world-class technology solutions to help them spend less time running their organization and more time putting smiles on the faces of these athletes. To us, they are heroes.

We're looking for people who not only believe in our mission, but have a passion for craftsmanship. We're one of Minnesota's Top 100 Companies to Work For, provide only the best facilities and equipment, offer competitive pay, great benefits, and the opportunity to go home each night knowing you truly made a difference in the lives of heroes.

Join us.

Front-End Development Manager Qualifications & Skills:

  • Ability to manage teams of 8-12 Front-End Designers and Developers to meet project timelines.
  • Ability to organize and lead a team during periods of ambiguity.
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving, and technical skills.
  • Knowledgeable of Git, Github, Ruby on Rails & MVC application development.
  • Drupal experience preferred.
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or equivalent.
  • 8 years experience as software engineer/software developer.
  • 3 years experience in an engineering manager or similar leadership role.
  • Prior project management experience.
  • Experience working with Sass/SCSS
  • Experience working with Liquid markup or other template languages

Equal Employment Opportunity: SportsEngine is committed to equal employment and advancement opportunity for all employees and candidates for employment without regard to race, color, ancestry, national origin, religious creed, gender, physical or mental disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, age or marital status in accordance with the applicable laws and regulations.


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807 Broadway ST NE, Minneapolis, MN

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