Senior Manager, Web Content Development - Athleta

We're looking for confident, adventurous, soulful, fun-loving, high-performing and service-oriented individuals who have technical excellence in their fields, show extraordinary potential, and can embrace new ideas and thrive in our ever-changing environment.

This position supports the family of Gap Inc. brands' eCommerce teams by developing, coding, deploying and modifying responsive marketing content to the site. Specific daily duties will include:

  • Team manager for marketing site content and development for our Athleta brand.
  • Manage brand relationship with brand production, marketing and creative teams.
  • Web site production - development and maintenance of HTML5/JavaScript/CSS3 for existing web sites
  • Utilizes strong communication skills to inform production teams of status and to resolve conflict where confusion may arise.
  • Ownership of advanced WCD development on the site for both marketing and functional specifications.
  • Ownership of website performance.
  • Create new tools for knowledge sharing, and process improvements within the Web Content Development team.
  • Supervision of tech designers including coaching and mentoring.
  • Work closely with GapTech (IT) development on challenging technical features.
  • Troubleshoot coding issues and bugs.
  • Manage all marketing materials coming in from production and assign out tasks to tech design team.
  • Collaborate with Design team to incorporate visual design into functional web pages.
  • Own deliverables of tasks making sure his/her team is on target.
  • Proactively define and communicate risks with production and upper-management.
  • Asset management and code version control.
  • 20% of time spent at 1Harrison office, the remainder at 2 Folsom, San Francisco (Up to 50% at 1 Harrison initially)



  • Demonstrated ability to establish solid productive relationships leading a team working with other cross-functional teams
  • Demonstrated ability managing, developing and mentoring team members
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Demonstrated ability to handle multiple projects under tight deadlines.
  • Demonstrated ability to handle and manage conflict
  • Fluent in HTML5/JavaScript/AJAX/CSS3
  • Fluent in JQuery – other libraries (anchor.js, slick, etc helpful)
  • Fluent in CSS to include CSS positioning and table-less layouts
  • Proficient in Web production tools (FTP, Telnet, and Text Editors)
  • Proficient in OOP (Object-Oriented Programming) techniques
  • Experience with various Version Control Software (CVS, Subversion, VSS)
  • Proficient with cross-platform and browser compatibility issues.
  • Technically proficient in Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop
  • Familiarity with SEO and accessibility compliancy
  • 2 years of college or equivalent experience
  • 5 years (minimum) web site production and programming experience.
  • 3 years E-commerce site development.
  • 3 years experience leading development teams.
  • Marketing and design background preferred.
  • User Interface design background a plus.

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