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Remote- Software Engineering Manager- Distributed Order Management

Date: May 3, 2022

Location: Kansas City, MO, US, 64166

Company: Hallmark



Come join us. You’ll add value to one of the world’s most iconic consumer brands and be part of our company with a life-affirming purpose to inspire meaningful connections. Our products, content and experiences aim to enrich all lives by making a genuine difference in every life, every day, and our business is focused on bringing the value and relevance of Diversity and Inclusion to every brand, product and person we touch.   Our overarching enterprise D&I Framework and plans demonstrate our belief and value in having a diverse and inclusive workforce. Hallmark’s D&I efforts will continue to represent ongoing progress and reinforce our commitment, as will our intentional focus on bringing more diverse talent into our business and onto our teams.  



The Digital Center of Excellence (DCOE) is the organization within Hallmark Technology that is responsible for: 

  • Building a world-class, consumer-focused caring platform that enables Hallmark’s lines of business (LOB) across the enterprise (Crayola, Crown Media, Hallmark Global) to accelerate their direct-to-consumer product strategies  
  • Developing a Cloud-first, multi-tenant digital platform that provides capabilities and services, such as a unified Hallmark Profile, Product Recommendations, Global Payment services, etc.  
  • Building, securing and operating digital consumer products for Hallmark’s LOBs 
  • Scaling development capabilities to build for Hallmark’s future 


As a member of the DCOE group you'll partner with high functioning, high energy teams of cross-functional disciplines that bring products like Hallmark.com and our Hallmark Gold Crown Omnichannel network to life for our consumers. With a consumer-first focus this group delivers impactful digital solutions that have a direct impact on consumer brand engagement and retention in the digital space, which results in revenue growth and brand relevance. 





As a Software Engineering Manager specializing in Distributed Order Management (DOM), you will support all aspects of order fulfillment needs providing technology oversight, direction, maintenance, and resource management. 


The role requires strong management experience facilitating excellence in development, driving technology innovation, enforcing code quality standards and striving for continuous improvement.  You will be responsible for mentoring and guiding our technology architects, developers at all level and QA teams.  You will guide the team in innovating concepts, design for long term strategic goals and facilitate successful execution of world-class customer experience for B2C ecommerce.




The following is required to be considered for this role:


  • BS in Computer Science or related technology or technical fields, or 10 years' equivalent experience 
  • Background in software development in cloud environment
  • Experience in systems integration with large scale projects including use of Enterprise Service Bus
  • Expert level understanding of Distributed Order Management platforms
  • Expert level understanding of environment management, release management, code versioning best practices, and deployment methodologies 
  • Experience in enterprise-level projects using agile software development methodologies with repeated and demonstrable success.
  • Experience with end-to-end IT software and systems solution delivery from idea conception, design, development, and transition into production operations and maintenance 
  • Experience with Agile methodologies 
  • Experience building for high scalable/available systems architecture, security, and systems support in a heterogeneous infrastructure environment. 




Preferred Qualifications

Your resume and application will stand out if you have:


  • Experience with platforms and solutions provided through SaaS, PaaS, and IaaS offering
  • Digital B2C Commerce using Salesforce Commerce Cloud
  • Manhattan Active Omni with Google Pub/Sub
  • Experience working with near shore and offshore staffing 



This is a remote based role with some travel to Kansas City, MO.  The annual salary range for this job, is between $116,250-$193,750.  Salary will take into consideration several factors including location and role level.




You must show how you meet the basic qualifications (listed below) in a resume or document you upload, or by completing the work experience and education application fields. Accepted file types are Microsoft Word (DOC or DOCX), PDF, HTML, or TXT. 


In compliance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, Hallmark Cards, Inc. and its subsidiary companies will hire only individuals lawfully authorized to work in the United States. Hallmark does not generally provide sponsorship for employment. Employment by Hallmark is contingent upon the signing of the Employment Agreement, signing of an agreement to arbitrate in connection with the Hallmark Dispute Resolution Program, completing Form I-9 Employment Eligibility Verification, passing the urinalysis drug screen, education verification and satisfactory reference checks.

Good for You, Good for your Family, Good for the Community

We offer competitive healthcare and PTO, remote work options, flexible schedules, parental leave, support for professional development, and employee assistance programs to care for your total well-being. You can learn more about our benefits here. But we also know the idea of benefits is bigger than that. From volunteering for relevant-skills-based projects to helping children and families and others in need, from partnering with nonprofit groups to inspiring a new generation, Hallmark provides many simple and rewarding ways for you to give back to your community. We applaud and fully support all our employees’ efforts to make their communities better. Whether you’re living near the KC HQ or somewhere else, Hallmarkers have a number of ways to bring our values out into the world every day. We can help you direct your energies and passions toward the things that make life better for all, whether that’s volunteering, project-coordinating, donating, public-art-creating, or otherwise contributing to the neighborhoods that we call home. You can find out more about our approach to community involvement and corporate social responsibility here.



Hallmark is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, pregnancy, national origin, physical or mental disability, genetics, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, or any other legally protected status.  Principals only please.


Nearest Major Market: Kansas City