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Team Leader - Technology - Web and Interface Design - Remote

Edward D. Jones & Co., L.P (HO)
St Louis, MO 63103 Work Remotely
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At Edward Jones, we help clients achieve their serious, long-term financial goals by understanding their needs and implementing tailored solutions. To ensure a personal client experience, we have located our 14,000+ branch offices where our more than 7 million clients live and work.

A typical branch office has one financial advisor who meets with clients face-to-face and one branch office administrator who enhances the team's ability to build deep relationships with clients. Headquarters associates in St. Louis and Tempe provide support and expertise to help U.S. and Canada branch teams deliver an ideal client experience. Edward Jones currently has more branch offices than any other financial services firm, and we continue to grow to meet the needs of long-term individual investors.
The team leader of the Web and Interface design and Implementation team will be responsible for planning, directing and coordinating a team of associates to develop a self-service portal. The leader will be following web and accessibility standards and lead the design interface to maximize the usability through aesthetics and design. The leader will also be responsible for understanding operational processes throughout the Technology organization in order to focus on improving and automating interactions and improve process efficiencies.
The leader and their team will be responsible for development and delivery of key operational metrics. The leader will be responsible for shepherding the use of Agile based design principles into development efforts used to create and deliver automation and workflow/orchestration solutions.
The Team Leader also has responsibility for Continual Process Improvement. In the role the team leader will perform root cause analysis with the appropriate process experts to develop remediation options and take actions to ensure we have the right controls in place. The team leader for the area will also participate in co-design, ideation activities with other stakeholders to deliver state of the art efficiencies in operations across the Infrastructure and Operations area.

Key success factors will include:

* Excellence in people leadership across all areas, exemplifying our focus on responsibility-based management, continuous learning and diversity and inclusion.

* Incorporate leading edge technologies, methodologies and best practices into all facets of web and interface design responsibilities.

* Drive development and delivery of efficient operations to best support the Technology Division.

* Integration and adoption of self -service portal and reduction in contact centers contacts through improved processes and designs.

* The leader will have direct and indirect accountability to drive efforts to realize the benefits of process improvements, orchestration and data analytics as innovative catalysts to improve operations.


Position Responsibilities

* Recruit, hire, train and supervise staff, or participate in staffing decisions.

* Meet with leaders, vendors, and others, to solicit cooperation and resolve problems.

* Direct daily operations of team, analyzing workflow, establishing priorities, identifying automation opportunities, developing standards and setting deadlines.

* Direct and implement the creation of a self-service portal for end users.

* Oversee the creation of searchable indices for Web page content.


* Collaborate with teams to resolve problems uncovered in testing or through production end user feedback, and correct problems and communicate actions or options.

* Direct and execute pre-production activities, such as creating storyboards and establishing project timelines

* Collaborate on larger initiatives and project to provide process input, coordinate training, and partner with project team on execution efforts.

* Provide support and training to internal customers to implement specific processes changes; may deliver presentations, including up to the executive level



* Minimum of 3 years of experience directly related to Technology with at least 1 year in a leadership role (mentoring associates, lead analyst, project leaders, etc.) preferred.

* At least 5 years of experience designing, writing, implementing website content for technology organizations

* As a member of the leadership team the successful candidate will be required to attain the SIE certification within one year of hire.


* Led a team through transformation into web based self service organization.

* In-depth knowledge and understanding of ITSM platforms.

* Experience with and understanding Service Now and Salesforce, as well as development.

* Hands on experience with JavaScript, HTML and design/writing principals

* Experience with web content management systems such as Oracle, Dreamweaver, Sharepoint, Adobe etc.

* Technology savvy and Innovation focused; leverages technology to solve for process issues, increase efficiency & automation, improve end user experience

* Data focused and driven, with the ability to create and share reports, data and Key Performance Indicators (KPIs).



* FORTUNE 2020 Edward Jones was named No. 7 on the 2020 FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For list.
* From FORTUNE 2020 FORTUNE Media IP Limited. All rights reserved. Used under license. FORTUNE and FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For are registered trademarks of Fortune Media IP Limited and are used under license. FORTUNE and Fortune Media IP Limited are not affiliated with, and do not endorse products or services of, Edward Jones Investments.

* Edward Jones Ranked No. 6 of the 100 best workplaces for millennials by Great Place to Work and FORTUNE Magazine.
* 2020 Corporate Equality Index Edward Jones joins the ranks of 680 major U.S businesses that received top marks in the HRC Foundations 18th Annual Scorecard on LBGTQ Workplace Equality
* Edward Jones named a top company for training, ranking No. 25 on Training magazine's 2020 Training Top 125 list the highest ranking among the financial-services industry!
* Financial services firm Edward Jones has been named one of the 2019 Best Workplaces for Parents by Great Place to Work and FORTUNE magazine. The firm ranked No. 5 on the list of 50 companies, up two spots from last year.
* The Best Workplaces for Parents list is one of a series of rankings by Great Place to Work and FORTUNE based on employee feedback from Great Place to Work-Certified organizations. Edward Jones ranked No. 7 on the FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work for in 2019 list, the firms 20th appearance on the list. The firm also was ranked the No. 1 Best Workplace in Financial Services & Insurance and the No. 6 Best Workplace for Millennials by Great Place to Work and FORTUNE.


Edward Jones does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, religion, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, pregnancy, veteran status, genetic information or any other basis prohibited by applicable law.
At Edward Jones, we value and respect our associates and their contributions, and we recognize individual efforts through a rewards program that promotes a long-term career, financial security and well-being. [Visit our career site](https://careers.edwardjones.com/compensation-and-values/) to learn more about our total compensation approach, which in addition to base salary, typically includes benefits, bonuses and profit sharing. The salary range for this role is based on national data and actual pay is based on skills, experience, education, and other relevant factors for a potential new associate:
Posted: 2021-04-30 Expires: 2021-07-19
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