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Manager - Front End Software Engineering

Date: Nov 20, 2020

Location: Waltham, MA, US, 02451

Company: Cimpress/Vistaprint

Who We Are

Vistaprint is the industry leader in personalized physical and digital products. We empower over 17 million global customers to make an impression – and we’re fueled by forward-thinking and innovative technology. We encourage our engineers to think like owners – to continue to act small as we grow. Every team builds their own roadmaps, and chooses the programming languages and technologies that suit them best. This helps us have a big impact at the enterprise level, while still feeling small and nimble.

Just last year, Vistaprint generated $1.508B in revenue through customized print products, signage, apparel, websites and more.

.We’re an engineering team of 60 people who make customer happiness a daily reality through learning and working closely with customers, internal business partners, and cross-functional teams. We aim to build the right solutions, the right way. We speak many languages like JavaScript, C#, Java, Python, as well as English, Spanish, and Japanese to name a few; but what’s most important is technical excellence, agnostic of language. We love Agile principles and bring these values to how we work. Happy people + collaborative environment = great products!

What You Will Do:

  • Manage Senior Technical Leaders
  • Mentor multiple teams of full-stack and front-end developers to create a team of UI/UX experts
  • Lead our teams in learning and adopting industry leading front-end engineering best practices in performance, architecture, tooling, and accessibility
  • Be directly responsible for front-end engineering of all our customer facing features
  • Work closely with Product Owners, designers, engineering and executive leaders across the technology organization to drive next-level user experience in the Vistaprint website
  • Be directly involved in the architecture and development of key features in our front-end together with key contributors

Your Qualifications:

  • Experience driving UI/UX evolution at an organizational level through collaboration with multiple teams and senior leaders.
  • Deep understanding of industry trends and best practices in front-end development.
  • Experience managing and mentoring multiple teams to become great front-end developers and future technology leaders.
  • In-depth experience with React.js, PWAs, web performance, Gatsby, building micro frontends, modern JavaScript application development, Node.js, working with microservices, CSS (SASS).

Nice to Have:

  • Experience being a people manager
  • Accomplished backend development skills and expertise building RESTful APIs
  • DevOps experience and expertise in building cloud-based applications (i.e. AWS)

Why You’ll Love Working Here:

At Vistaprint, we put great importance into the wellbeing of our employees, which is why we offer perks that ensure a phenomenal work/life balance. Perks include flexible schedules, work from home capabilities, and very generous time off, including our unique sabbatical-like program, “Vistabreak”, to name a few!

About Us:

As an e-commerce powerhouse, Vistaprint is a dynamic organization that maintains an exciting, results-oriented culture. Empowering and helping small businesses is our core focus, with an emphasis on crafting customer value (and delight) through accessible, ground breaking technology. We grow with providing opportunities for exploration, collaboration, innovation and growth – for both our customers and our team.

Equal Opportunity Employer:

Vistaprint, a Cimpress company, is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, national or ethnic origin, nationality, age, religion, citizenship, disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender presentation, legal or preferred name, marital status, pregnancy, family structure, veteran status or any other basis protected by human rights laws or regulations. This list is not exhaustive and, in fact, in many cases, we strive to do more than the law requires.


Nearest Major Market: Waltham
Nearest Secondary Market: Boston

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