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Applify eCommerce Systems Analyst Internship in Toronto, ON

Applify

Branch Toronto ON CA

Position:
eCommerce Systems Analyst
Location:
Toronto, ON

3+ years analyst experienceStrong working knowledge of Microsoft Office products and Windows operating systems….

TOWN SHOES LIMITED Position Title: eCommerce Systems Analyst Reports To: Sr. Manager, Store Systems About Town Shoes There’s no place like Town! We have the hottest brands, teams who love shoes & fashion, unlimited career opportunities, World Class training and the best associate rewards programs in the retail industry (including FREE shoes!). With over 60 years’ experience and nearly 200 locations across Canada, Town Shoes Limited is the largest branded footwear retailer in Canada.

Town Shoes Limited is comprised of five brands: Town Shoes, The Shoe Company, Shoe Warehouse, Sterling and most recently DSW Designer Shoe Warehouse following DSW Inc.’s acquisition of a key stake in Town Shoes Limited in April 2014. Position Overview: The Online Systems Analyst is accountable for the technology that supports the company’s eCommerce, marketing and other websites. This person will define, contribute to and manage the implementation of support systems and programs designed to deliver a world class online experience for Town Shoes Limited customers as well as support the needs of internal business units. This role also has the responsibility to improve business processes through simplification, integration, information sharing and modernization as well provide support to the eCommerce team, Store Systems team and any other business units that interact with the online systems.

Responsibilities: Work with eCom, Merchandising, Marketing, and IT to assess opportunities for systems evolutionPerform reviews of competitive environments, technology trends towards generating new opportunities Develop a comprehensive portfolio roadmap of projects, technology and operations evolutionUser acceptance test new functions and features of systems managed. Provide direction and leadership to relevant stakeholder and vendors to ensure the operation of the website is functioning at peak performance at all times Collaborate with eCommerce and Marketing teams to implement marketing and promotional programs Provide expertise to troubleshoot and address hardware and software failures by liaising with service providers and providing internal business partners with regular updates while there are any systems failures Manage security of website data systems ensuring loss prevention systems are utilized to protect Town Shoes Limited from online fraud losses. Provide training to and act as a technical resource for Support Centre associates for website issues and questions. Specifically, ensure operations concerns are promptly addressed.

Provide recommendations with regard to negotiations of Service Level Agreements and with third party vendors for the support of the on-line website. Analyze business needs presented by users and/or partners and recommend technical solutions Coordinate and provide Project Management expertise to implement upgrades or systems changes to the website(s). Maintain professional competence, knowledge and skill necessary for the satisfactory performance of all assigned responsibilities, and pursues education opportunities to stay current on external competition and best practice Other duties as assigned Required Skills & Abilities: Excellent interpersonal and communication skills required Extensive knowledge and understanding of internet technologies, web design and theory Demonstrated problem solving abilities Strong project management skills with the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously Passion and knowledge of the footwear industry and related products an asset Post-secondary program in website management or a related discipline Excellent prioritization and analytical skillsUnderstanding of Java Developmen Understanding of HTML5 DevelopmentUnderstanding of CSS3 DevelopmentUnderstanding of Database Technologies (SQL Server, Oracle, MySql, PostgreSQL) Browser Compatibility Awareness – Google Chrome, FireFox, Safari, Internet ExplorerKnowledge of apache server, JBOSS an asset Understanding of JQuery Library and other JS Addons Required Experience: 3+ years of retail online/website technology experience. 3+ years analyst experienceStrong working knowledge of Microsoft Office products and Windows operating systems.

Hybris knowledge a strong benefit Additional Requirements: Some store visits required from time to time. Occasional lifting and or packingHigh level of exacting visual concentration (VDT). High level of concentration with moderate interruptions. Be able to accept direction from several sources.

A Successful Town Shoes Limited eCommerce Systems Analyst enjoys: Unlimited opportunity for growth Entrepreneurial environment FREE ShoesGenerous merchandise discountFlexible schedulesHealth/Dental benefits and Life Insurance Open Door Policy The pride of working for one of the most successful retailers in CanadaIf you love shoes as much as we do…APPLY NOW! We would like to thank all Applicants for their interest in Town Shoes Limited. Only Applicants selected for an interview will be contacted by the Hiring Manager.

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Employment Type: Internship
Location: Toronto, ON, CA
Posted on: 2015-07-31
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