Company Overview: Our client is a internet and retail establishment that
sells and installs turn-key home theater and whole-house audio systems.
They do it via a website which sells complete packages as well as individual
home theater and whole-house audio components directly to consumers. A
second website is a wholesale business that sells to other small and
mid-sized home theater and specialty electronics stores. With the exception
of electronics, our client designs all of its products and has them
manufactured in overseas factories under rigorous design and quality
standards. This is a dream job for someone who likes to play with the toys
within the graphics/web design world. Additionally, it is an amazing place
to work if you like TOYS like plasma TVs, surround sound systems, etc.
Job Overview: Our client is seeking a qualified professional whose immediate
responsibilities will include creating dynamically generated,
and wholesale ecommerce sites. He or she will also be responsible for
improving the web services application (based on SOAP) that keeps the two
website databases in sync. Additional responsibilities will include the
development and implementation of web-based processes, such as a “new dealer
application process.” The individual will work as part of a four-person
team and act as the technical expert and programmer. Other members of the
group will include a marketing/content specialist, a database specialist as
well as one of the business owners. He or she will be expected to stay
abreast of new technologies, make recommendations on possible applications,
and implement changes/upgrades. The ability to learn and work with a wide
variety of technologies is critical as the scope and type of projects will
expand beyond those outlined above. Significant growth opportunities exist
for the individual if he or she demonstrates the ability to manage projects
and resources, meet deadlines, stay within budgets, and create
industry-leading applications that improve sales.
The list of immediate projects includes: 1) Creation and
implementation of New Dealer/Application Approval Process for the wholesale
website. 2) Enhance communication between financial package and SQL
database via web services3) Improved shopping cart interface on the
wholesale website4) Changes to the product list views on the wholesale
website5) Change wholesale product pages and views to show volume
discounts6) Develop interface/customize APIs for tight integration
with Overstock.com, eBay, Shopzilla, and other major etail channels7)
Development of a Theater Seating Planner Application (web-based) for the
wholesale website Add advanced search functionality on retail
website9) Develop and implement of unified style sheets for both
websites10) Website template changes as outlined by Search Engine
Optimization (SEO) firm
*The client’s website is run on Netsuite,
an online business application that provides customer relationship
management (CRM), inventory management, accounting, enterprise resource
planning (ERP) and eCommerce capabilities (see www.Netsuite.com). Our client
uses Netsuite for all of the above. The wholesale website uses ASP and
ASP.net and runs on a MS SQL database. This SQL database is kept in sync
with the Netsuite backend via web services (SOAP).
Bachelor’s Degree highly desired.
3-5 years of full-time work experience within a bulk of the technologies
Willingness to work extra hours as needed
Creative, innovative, not afraid to step outside of one’s comfort zone.
Agency experience a plus. Benefits package includes health and dental
insurance after 90 days. Matching 401K after 1 year. Super discount (HUGE)
on company products which include plasma TVs, surround sound systems, home
theater seating, receivers, DVD players, remote controls, etc.
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