HQ Digital Senior Associate – Lead Front End/Full Stack Developer

Marketing/Design/Communication ATLANTA, Georgia


Position at Genuine Parts Company

The GPC Digital Senior Associate – Lead Front End Development role will focus on analysis, design, implementation and delivering ecommerce and non-ecommerce digital projects. The Senior Associate is responsible for ensuring that software modules are implemented leveraging GPC Digital best practices and according to design specification, are reusable components that can be leveraged by other projects on the SAP Hybris platform as well as Non-platform based applications such as Angular, React, and Vue and are of high quality and efficiency. The ability to work collaboratively and effectively with all levels of management and staff within the organization is one of the core competencies in this role.


o Works with Business Analysts and Stake holders in gathering/reviewing the requirements and specifications. Evaluate information gathered from multiple sources, reconcile conflicts and decompose high-level information into details.

o Review Business/Functional Design documents and make sure that the Wireframes and Compositions are clear and meet business requirements.

o Determine the appropriate solution & create Technical Requirement and Design documents.

o Works with Project Managers and other team members to ensure proper adherence to SDLC and to conduct project risk identification and mitigation planning.

o Works on Infrastructure planning and implementation.

o Coordinate the design and implementation of applications using Java, JSP, Ajax, JSON, SAP Hybris Commerce Suite, Web Services(SOAP/RESTful), Apache, ANT, NodeJS, HTML5 API, HTML Web Components, StencilJS, Angular, Vue, React, Gridsome, Kentico Cloud,
WordPress API, JavaScript ES6/ES5, ExpressJS Server, GIT/SVN and Jenkins using the Agile(Scrum) development methodologies with Test Driven Development.

o Ensures the implementation of advanced-level code development & testing methodologies,
debugging and documentation.

o Ensures software developed adheres to best practices and quality standards through code
and design reviews.

o Interfaces with configuration management team to make sure build and deployment is automated and optimized to various environments (DEV/QA/STAGE/PRODUCTION).

o Build and automate CI/CD Pipelines in Azure DevOps and Self-Hosted GitLab.

o Interfaces with Operations/QA team in triaging and prioritizing incidents or defects.

o Provide technical guidance to all team members.

o Minimum of seven plus years’ experience in Software Development/Implementation.
o Minimum of five years’ experience in Web Development
o Minimum two years’ experience in SAP Hybris Commerce Suite.
o Must have successfully completed at least three Web projects using NodeJS and Modern Frontend Framework such as Angular, React, or Vue
o Expert in Javascript ES6/ES5, NodeJS, REST Web Services and other Front End related technologies
o Experience in Azure DevOps CI/CD
o Expert HTML/CSS/JavaScript skills
o Experience with interpreting wireframes/compositions and translating to HTML/CSS/JS pages
o Experience with Test Driven Development (TDD) is a plus
o Experience in Automotive Aftermarket is a huge plus


o BS degree in Computer Science or related field required, unless there is significant, relevant work experience.


o Excellent communication skills (both verbal and written), including facilitation
o Must be comfortable working in ambiguous and/or stressful situations
o Must be self-motivated and know when to seek guidance
o Flexibility, ability to change priorities quickly, and capacity to handle multiple tasks
o Ability to learn new tools and technologies
o Ability to work independently and in a team


o Minimal travel required for this position.

Where permitted by applicable law, successful applicants must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 prior to start date. COVID-19 vaccination is a condition of employment, subject to an approved accommodation, and proof of vaccination will be required on or prior to start date.

GPC conducts its business without regard to sex, race, creed, color, religion, marital status, national origin, citizenship status, age, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, disability, military status, status as a veteran, or any other protected characteristic. GPC's policy is to recruit, hire, train, promote, assign, transfer and terminate employees based on their own ability, achievement, experience and conduct and other legitimate business reasons.