Director, Web Operation's

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New York City, NY, United States
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The database market is massive (the IDC estimates it to be $89B+ by 2024!) And MongoDB is at the head of its disruption. The MongoDB community is transforming industries and empowering developers to build outstanding apps that people use every day. We are the top tier modern data platform and the first database provider to IPO in over 20 years. Join our team and be at the forefront of innovation and creativity.

The Director, Web is responsible for ensuring offers the best possible brand and content experience for our audience, as well as optimizing as a revenue source for the company. This role calls for a strong blend of strategic thinking and execution in a fast-paced environment – all while remaining laser-focused on results.

Main Responsibilities
  • The website is your main responsibility. We expect that you will plan, implement, manage, monitor and update the organization's website
  • Identify strategic areas of improvement across all web properties with page download speed for site performance, code optimization, unit testing, and QA automation
  • Hire, train and evolve a team of developers, product managers, and UX designers to execute on those plans
  • Work closely with other teams to unlock growth opportunities
  • Work closely with the team to define roadmaps based on product & technical requirements, that are aligned with our marketing strategy, company vision and goals
  • Build team cohesiveness by leading conversations across a variety of internal & external partners. including stations, vendors, and internal groups
  • Lead vendor evaluation, onboarding, relationships, and ongoing communications
  • Create presentations, pitch ideas, and provide regular status updates to management teams
  • Define and improve upon our web KPIs
  • Continuous user experience improvements to the website
  • Work with the team to define and own website roadmaps, driven by business strategy and prioritized to ensure alignment with marketing and development teams
  • Coordinate multiple projects with different levels of complexity (see tweaks to bullet #5)
  • Analyze analytics data to learn how users interact with the website, and work with the team to ideate on IA, UX, and site performance to improve upon key data points
  • Collaborate with all staff and management to ensure that the website aligns with brand strategy and meets the organization’s standards
  • Respond to and solve website issues
  • Ensure the website meets all global compliance requirements, including data privacy, user accessibility, and other relevant laws and regulations
  • Keep up-to-date with industry developments and standard methodologies, and continuously monitor the competitive space
Technical Skills
  • Be proficient in developing functionality for web applications written with React, Express, or other modern frameworks and tools
  • Have a deep understanding of MongoDB or other modern databases
  • Know the most current web APIs - such as ES Modules, Async / Await, Fetch, IndexedDB, Web Workers- in and out
  • Have familiarity with a CI deployment style
  • Have the ability to develop and own the long-term strategy for large web applications
  • Be knowledgeable of standard methodologies and able to produce high-quality web application UX and UI
  • Have the ability to work in a fast-paced environment with a daily release cycle
  • Be introspective about their own workflows and interested in improving the efficiency of their team
  • Be familiar and comfortable with coding integrations commonly made in a marketing setting
  • Be able to know, execute, and advise on SEO standard methodologies
  • Be curious, collaborative, open-minded, and willing to debate ideas with empirically-backed claims
  • 7+ years of web development experience highly preferred
  • 4+ years of management experience highly preferred
  • Bachelor’s degree; or equivalent experience
  • Excellent organizational, project management, and communication skills; understanding of UX design processes and rapid experimentation
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment
  • Proven success collaborating with cross-team partners
  • Great understanding of Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and Paid Per Click (PPC)
  • Ability to solve website issues in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong attention to detail with an analytical mind and outstanding problem-solving skills

To drive the personal growth and business impact of our employees, we’re committed to developing a supportive and enriching culture for everyone. From employee affinity groups, to fertility assistance and a generous parental leave policy, we value our employees’ wellbeing and want to support them along every step of their professional and personal journeys. Learn more about what it’s like to work at MongoDB, and help us make an impact on the world!

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Director, Web Operation's