U/I Front End Developer in Eden Prairie, MN

Employer: I See Me!

Location: Eden Prairie, MN

Type: Full Time

I See Me!, the leader in the personalized book market, is seeking a high energy, motivated individual to ensure that our e-commerce website delivers an exceptional customer experience across all platforms, to drive purchasing and revenues. This position serves as a key role responsible for understanding shopping behavior on our website, improving the user experience, ensuring the security of our site, merchandising and maintaining the site, recommending new technologies to enhance the site, and leading the effort to develop international versions of our site. These responsibilities are key to our revenue growth and are cross-functional in nature. This position reports to the Director of eCommerce Marketing.

Primary responsibilities include: Understand consumer behavior on our website

  • Perform user testing for our website using tools such as usertesting.com
  • Execute A/B testing to test landing pages, banners or other multi-variable elements
  • Regularly monitor Google Analytics metrics such as page load time, site traffic, visitors by page, conversion rate, bounce rate, shopping cart abandonment rate

Improve the user experience

  • Ensure that our site is easy to use and navigate
  • Keep up-to-date with ecommerce technology and enhance the site with functionality as appropriate to enhance the user experience

Ensure the security of our site

  • Ensure that stored customer data is secure
  • Ensure that payment mechanisms are secure

Merchandise the site

  • Determine which products have the highest purchasing conversion and increase their prominence on the site
  • Make recommendations for ways to increase purchasing conversion

Update and maintain the site

  • Add new products with assets and descriptions provided by the New Product and Marketing teams
  • Update prices and product information as requested by the Marketing team
  • Provide ongoing site maintenance

Recommend new technologies to increase sales

  • Identify and implement software products or modules to add to our site to enhance our marketing and customer service efforts and improve conversion to buying
  • Lead the integration of those products/modules on our site

International ecommerce roll-out

  • Assist in creating versions of our website for various countries

Other duties as assigned

Requirements:

  • 5+ years related experience
  • A strong understanding of the UX design process
  • Knowledge of HTML, CSS, Javascript, jQuery
  • Content management experience, particularly with Magento
  • Experience in delivering software in multi-device user interfaces (desktop, mobile, tablet)
  • Demonstrated knowledge of current browser and platform capabilities (HTML5, CSS3, etc.)
  • Strong familiarity with responsive web architecture
  • Strong familiarity with site analytics implementation and multivariate testing strategies
  • Strong familiarity with site optimization for search results
  • Experience working with cross-functional teams including designers, marketing, sales, IT and operations
  • Excellent leadership, verbal and communication skills
  • Strategic skills to identify trends and opportunities to enhance the website
  • Self-starter who thrives in a highly dynamic environment
  • 4 year college degree

About I See Me! LLC: I See Me! is the leader in the personalized book market, with millions of copies sold through its website www.iseeme.com and high-end retailers. The company has developed an extensive line of award-winning personalized books and gifts that celebrate the uniqueness of each child and make keepsake gifts. The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, People Magazine and other media have given I See Me! accolades for its very high quality, unique personalized books, and the company has developed an A-list celebrity fan base that includes Brooke Shields, Courteney Cox, Rachel Zoe and Jessica Alba. With a customer base in the hundreds of thousands, I See Me! has continued to expand sales by developing personalized puzzles, coloring books, growth charts and other personalized products that feature the colorful and distinctive art from their beautiful books. I See Me! is owned by the McEvoy Group, which owns 4 publishing companies, including Chronicle Books, which is one of America’s most respected independent trade publishers

Send a resume and cover letter to jobs@mcevoygroup.com and list Developer, I See Me! in the subject line. EOE.