Pampered Chef

Welcome

Thank you for your interest in Pampered Chef…and welcome to our careers site! 

 

No matter what your background or skill, Pampered Chef’s recipe for success includes an array of diverse talent.  No such thing as too many cooks in our kitchen!

 

Getting started on your career search with us is simple:

  1. You can search and view our current job openings and apply for positions right here…online. Career openings are updated frequently so check back regularly.   Or…
  2. If you are not certain where you’d best fit within our team, you can simply submit your resume and we’ll be on the lookout for opportunities that match your goals and talent. If we find one, you’ll hear from us.

Best of luck in your search…and thank you for considering Pampered Chef!  

 

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What makes Pampered Chef unique

We aren’t your typical company - we act like owners, crave challenges, seek out learning opportunities, and thrive in an environment of empowerment and accountability. We want the best people who are passionate about driving results and continually getting better. Our team is guided by our core values and our purpose of enriching lives. Our open floor plan and flat organization ensure that you will take ownership of key projects and work closely with our leaders. We’ve set a clear strategy for growth; we’re focused on driving our reinvention and capitalizing on the numerous opportunities across our industry. Additionally, we have a unique blend of being a long-term focused, small, agile company backed by the resources of Berkshire Hathaway.

 

About the Consumer Experience Associate Role

You are a visionary who can combine strategic thinking with the ability to develop, test, and execute on new digital services, experiences, and ideas! You should love engaging with customers, rapidly launching experiments, and designing solutions and experiences to meet customer needs. Your toolkit should include a variety of techniques including user-focused design, UI/UX methods and agile development. We will provide you with access to Pampered Chef’s financial resources, brand, and other assets to support your efforts. This role is a critical component of a core strategic initiative with widespread support across the senior management team. 

As a member of the Consumer Experience Team, you can expect:

  • Work with multidisciplinary teams, and conduct user research to inform and inspire strategic decisions and design digital solutions
  • Leverage research to drive to insights, and facilitate brainstorms to generate concepts on new digital experiences, services, and ideas
  • Translate concepts into wireframes that enable intuitive digital user experiences
  • Develop, test, and iterate on digital experiences using a variety of tools including user-focused design, and lean start-up techniques
  • Support the scale and launch of digital experiences to the full field of direct sales consultants
  • Help build Pampered Chef’s innovation culture

 

What we’re looking for in a new team member:

  • A bachelor’s degree is required
  • 3-5 years of professional experience, specifically working with a team
  • Prior experience with digital UX projects
  • Proficient in human-centered design methodology
  • You should love engaging with customers, rapidly launching experiments, and designing solutions and experiences to meet user needs
  • You are driven by empathy and a passion for understanding people
  • Experience with user research/fieldwork
  • A strategic thinker who is familiar with a variety of qualitative research methodologies. These methods might include conducting 1:1 interviews, moderating group conversations, running live prototype sessions, or engaging with users remotely
  • You have experience with quantitative research and a genuine passion for data
  • You are smart, curious, and able to take on problems and build solutions quickly

 

More about Pampered Chef

We are a global brand delivering curated, high-quality kitchen solutions through a network of over 40,000 independent consultants and a rapidly growing online business. We began as a Chicago-based start-up in 1980 and today are part of the Berkshire Hathaway family of companies. Now we’re leveraging our company’s strong foundation to reinvent our company and our brand for future growth. We’re searching for world class people to help reshape our company to deliver on our purpose of enriching lives one meal and one memory at a time.

 

If this sounds like a potential fit for you then we’d love to hear from you at www.pamperedchef.com

Job ID
2017-1371
Category
Consumer Experiences
US-IL-Addison

What you’ll do:

Our small but talented UX team demonstrates a strong practical knowledge of user-centered methodologies, usability principles, and mobile-first design.  You’ll partner with product managers, engineers, and stakeholders to create software solutions that are beautiful, intuitive, and useful.  You’ll be the authority on interaction design best practices and will be the one-stop-shop for information architecture and visual design solutions. 

A day in the life:

 

You’ll support multiple Agile sprint teams to achieve business goals through custom software development.  Projects includes reimagining the web application our over 40,000 independent consultants rely on to run their businesses, optimizing search and checkout of our consumer website, and innovating technology solutions to best support virtual parties.

 

You’ll optimize information architecture to promote usability while accommodating technical and business constraints.  You’ll collaborate with our UX Researcher to combine qualitative and quantitative findings with insights from cross-functional teams, and rapidly iterate on solutions. Your recommendations will take the form of landscape analysis, storyboards, user flows, wireframes and high-fidelity prototypes. 

 

You'll guide and grow other UX team members in their careers.

 

What’s awesome about you

  • Your hunger: You love solving complex business problems, and gather multiple inputs to arrive at intuitive digital solutions.
  • Your strong bias toward action: You’d rather fail fast, adjust and learn than plan for months.
  • Your passion: You love building world-class-best products.  This is your craft and you’re serious about growing your skills.
  • Your advocacy: Ability to explain your vision and rally a group around the principles of user-centered design—especially when the best solution isn’t the most popular.

We're looking for

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in interaction design, human, computer interaction (HCI), or related equialent.
  • Experience mentoring or managing team members.
  • Minimum 5 years' experience with responsive web and mobile applications for ecommerce sites, sales support tools, and/or transactional software.

About Pampered Chef

We’re a global brand delivering curated, high-quality kitchen solutions through a network of independent consultants. We began as a Chicago-based start-up in 1980. Today, we’re a small, agile company with long-term focus—backed by the resources of Berkshire Hathaway.

 

Our team is guided by our core values and our purpose of enriching lives…one meal & one memory at a time. We aren’t your typical company—we act like owners, crave challenges, seek out learning opportunities, and thrive in an environment of empowerment and accountability.

Job ID
2017-1370
Category
Technology
US-IL-Addison

What makes Pampered Chef unique

We aren’t your typical company - we act like owners, crave challenges, seek out learning opportunities, and thrive in an environment of empowerment and accountability. We want the best people who are passionate about driving results and continually getting better. Our team is guided by our core values and our purpose of enriching lives. Our open floor plan and flat organization ensure that you will take ownership of key projects and work closely with our leaders. We’ve set a clear strategy for growth; we’re focused on driving our reinvention and capitalizing on the numerous opportunities across our industry. Additionally, we have a unique blend of being a long-term focused, small, agile company backed by the resources of Berkshire Hathaway.

 

About the Consumer Experience Manager Role

You are a visionary who can combine strategic thinking with the ability to develop, test, and execute on new digital services, experiences, and ideas! You should love engaging with customers, rapidly launching experiments, and designing solutions and experiences to meet customer needs. Your toolkit should include a variety of techniques including user-focused design, UI/UX methods and agile development. We will provide you with access to Pampered Chef’s financial resources, brand, and other assets to support your efforts. This role is a critical component of a core strategic initiative with widespread support across the senior management team. 

As a member of the Consumer Experience team you can expect:

  • Work with multidisciplinary teams, and conduct user research to inform and inspire strategic decisions and design digital solutions
  • Leverage research to drive to insights, and facilitate brainstorms to generate concepts on new digital experiences, services, and ideas
  • Translate concepts into wireframes that enable intuitive digital user experiences
  • Develop, test, and iterate on digital experiences using a variety of tools including user-focused design, and lean start-up techniques
  • Support the scale and launch of digital experiences to the full field of direct sales consultants
  • Help build Pampered Chef’s innovation culture

 

What we’re looking for in a new team member:

  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • Master’s/Professional degree preferred
  • 5-7 years of professional experience, specifically working with a team
  • Prior experience with digital UX projects
  • Proficient in human-centered design methodology
  • You should love engaging with customers, rapidly launching experiments, and designing solutions and experiences to meet user needs
  • You are driven by empathy and a passion for understanding people
  • Experience with user research/fieldwork
  • A strategic thinker who is familiar with a variety of qualitative research methodologies. These methods might include conducting 1:1 interviews, moderating group conversations, running live prototype sessions, or engaging with users remotely
  • You have experience with quantitative research and a genuine passion for data
  • You are smart, curious, and able to take on problems and build solutions quickly

 

More about Pampered Chef

We are a global brand delivering curated, high-quality kitchen solutions through a network of over 40,000 independent consultants and a rapidly growing online business. We began as a Chicago-based start-up in 1980 and today are part of the Berkshire Hathaway family of companies. Now we’re leveraging our company’s strong foundation to reinvent our company and our brand for future growth. We’re searching for world class people to help reshape our company to deliver on our purpose of enriching lives one meal and one memory at a time.

 

If this sounds like a potential fit for you then we’d love to hear from you at www.pamperedchef.com

Job ID
2017-1369
Category
Consumer Experiences
US-IL-Addison

What makes Pampered Chef unique

We aren’t your typical company - we act like owners, crave challenges, seek out learning opportunities, and thrive in an environment of empowerment and accountability. We want the best people who are passionate about driving results and continually getting better. Our team is guided by our core values and our purpose of enriching lives. Our open floor plan and flat organization ensure that you will take ownership of key projects and work closely with our leaders. We’ve set a clear strategy for growth; we’re focused on driving our reinvention and capitalizing on the numerous opportunities across our industry. Additionally, we have a unique blend of being a long-term focused, small, agile company backed by the resources of Berkshire Hathaway.

 

About the Consumer Experience Manager Role

You are a visionary who can combine strategic thinking with the ability to develop, test, and execute on new services, experiences, and ideas! You should love engaging with customers, rapidly launching experiments, and designing solutions and experiences to meet customer needs. Your toolkit should include a variety of techniques including user-focused design, and lean start-up techniques. We will provide you with access to Pampered Chef’s financial resources, brand, and other assets to support your efforts. This role is a critical component of a core strategic initiative with widespread support across the senior management team.  

As a member of the Consumer Experience Team, you can expect:

  • Work with multidisciplinary teams and conduct user research to inform and inspire strategic decisions and design solutions
  • Leverage research to drive to insights, and facilitate brainstorms to generate concepts on new experiences, services, and ideas
  • Translate research insights into powerful frameworks and minimum viable prototypes and/or storyboards for concept creation
  • Develop, test, and iterate on new experiences, services, and ideas using a variety of tools including user-focused design, lean start-up techniques
  • Support the scale and launch of new experiences to the full field of direct sales consultants
  • Help build Pampered Chef’s innovation culture

 

What we’re looking for in a new team member:

  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • Master’s or Professional degree preferred
  • 5-7 years of professional experience, specifically working with a team
  • 3-5 years of experience in User-centered research (qualitative, design, ethnographic)
  • Proficient in human-centered design methodology
  • You should love engaging with customers, rapidly launching experiments, and designing solutions and experiences to meet user needs
  • You are driven by empathy and a passion for understanding people
  • Experience with user research/fieldwork
  • A strategic thinker who is familiar with a variety of qualitative research methodologies. These methods might include conducting 1:1 interviews, moderating group conversations, running live prototype sessions, or engaging with users remotely
  • You have experience with quantitative research and a genuine passion for data
  • You are smart, curious, and able to take on problems and build solutions quickly

 

More about Pampered Chef

We are a global brand delivering curated, high-quality kitchen solutions through a network of over 40,000 independent consultants and a rapidly growing online business. We began as a Chicago-based start-up in 1980 and today are part of the Berkshire Hathaway family of companies. Now we’re leveraging our company’s strong foundation to reinvent our company and our brand for future growth. We’re searching for world class people to help reshape our company to deliver on our purpose of enriching lives one meal and one memory at a time.

 

 

If this sounds like a potential fit for you then we’d love to hear from you at www.pamperedchef.com

Job ID
2017-1366
Category
Consumer Experiences
US-IL-Addison

What makes Pampered Chef unique

We aren’t your typical company - we act like owners, crave challenges, seek out learning opportunities, and thrive in an environment of empowerment and accountability. We want the best people who are passionate about driving results and continually getting better. Our team is guided by our core values and our purpose of enriching lives. Our open floor plan and flat organization ensure that you will take ownership of key projects and work closely with our leaders. We’ve set a clear strategy for growth; we’re focused on driving our reinvention and capitalizing on the numerous opportunities across our industry. Additionally, we have a unique blend of being a long-term focused, small, agile company backed by the resources of Berkshire Hathaway.

 

About the Consumer Experience Associate Role

You are a visionary who can combine strategic thinking with the ability to develop, test, and execute on new services, experiences, and ideas! You should love engaging with customers, rapidly launching experiments, and designing solutions and experiences to meet customer needs. Your toolkit should include a variety of techniques including user-focused design, and lean start-up techniques. We will provide you with access to Pampered Chef’s financial resources, brand, and other assets to support your efforts. This role is a critical component of a core strategic initiative with widespread support across the senior management team. 

As a member of the Consumer Experience Team, you can expect:

  • Work with multidisciplinary teams and conduct user research to inform and inspire strategic decisions and design solutions
  • Leverage research to drive to insights, and facilitate brainstorms to generate concepts on new experiences, services, and ideas
  • Translate research insights into powerful frameworks and minimum viable prototypes and/or storyboards for concept creation
  • Develop, test, and iterate on new experiences, services, and ideas using a variety of tools including user-focused design, lean start-up techniques
  • Support the scale and launch of new experiences to the full field of direct sales consultants
  • Help build Pampered Chef’s innovation culture

 

What we’re looking for in a new team member:

  • A bachelor’s degree is required
  • 3-5 years of professional experience, specifically working with a team
  • 1-2 years of experience in User-centered research (qualitative, design, ethnographic)
  • Proficient in human-centered design methodology
  • You should love engaging with customers, rapidly launching experiments, and designing solutions and experiences to meet user needs
  • You are driven by empathy and a passion for understanding people
  • Experience with user research/fieldwork
  • A strategic thinker who is familiar with a variety of qualitative research methodologies. These methods might include conducting 1:1 interviews, moderating group conversations, running live prototype sessions, or engaging with users remotely
  • You have experience with quantitative research and a genuine passion for data
  • You are smart, curious, and able to take on problems and build solutions quickly

 

More about Pampered Chef

We are a global brand delivering curated, high-quality kitchen solutions through a network of over 40,000 independent consultants and a rapidly growing online business. We began as a Chicago-based start-up in 1980 and today are part of the Berkshire Hathaway family of companies. Now we’re leveraging our company’s strong foundation to reinvent our company and our brand for future growth. We’re searching for world class people to help reshape our company to deliver on our purpose of enriching lives one meal and one memory at a time.

 

If this sounds like a potential fit for you then we’d love to hear from you at www.pamperedchef.com

Job ID
2017-1365
Category
Consumer Experiences
US-IL-Addison

What you’ll do

As Enterprise Architect, reporting directly to Chief Technology Officer, you will influence across the organization to drive long-term and cohesive cloud platform technologies. Providing specific business value and competitive advantage with focus on following key areas:

  • Leading the design and evolution of e-commerce platform for front- and backend systems, essential to thousands of our consultants and millions of our customers
  • Success will require working across functional, geographic and business boundaries in order to foster synergistic communication and collaboration, and create a seamless end-user experience
  • Continually monitor technology landscape for major disruptive trends that affect business
  • Create and establish solid architectural patterns and principles

 

A day in the life

Work along engineers and architects supporting multiple agile sprint teams to achieve strategic business goals through custom software development based on top of a solid cloud architecture. Strategize, disrupt and invent new ways of doing things while utilizing new and old technology stacks reaching from the cloud with MongoDB, AngularJS and Node.js down to Java and Oracle. Scan for opportunities improving the current architecture identifying services and transitioning them to an effective, secure and scalable platform.     

 

What’s awesome about you

  • You are hungry, humble and smart
  • Build and lead a strong enterprise architecture program
  • Lead the development of an architectural road map for the enterprise architecture based on business strategy and requirements
  • Define principles that guide technology decisions and the relationships between enterprise business context (industry and market trends) and specified technology
  • Initiate and run technology experiments, helping to create new products and services and integrating the best of these into steady-state operations for the organization
  • Be a culture change agent who has lived with the most modern practices and seeks them out
  • Develop and drive a technical community across the organization that fosters innovation, agile design and test methodology, flexible teaming, knowledge sharing and talent transformation

 

We’re looking for

  • BS or Masters in CS, CIS, MIS, Engineering -OR- Relevant industry experience
  • In-depth knowledge of business ecosystems, SaaS, infrastructure as a service (IaaS), platform as a service (PaaS), SOA, APIs, micro-services, event-driven IT and predictive analytics
  • Ability to balance the long-term ("big picture") and short-term implications of individual decisions
  • Be accountable for aligning the business's strategic vision with its technology
  • Knowledge of business models, operating models, financial models, cost-benefit analysis, budgeting and risk management
  • Exposure and understanding of existing, new and emerging technologies, and processing environments
  • Excellent written, verbal, communication and presentation skills
  • Familiarity with information management practices, system development life cycle management, IT services management, infrastructure and operations, and EA frameworks
  • Highly collaborative and supportive of business and of its ideals and strategies

 

About Pampered Chef

We’re a global brand delivering curated, high-quality kitchen solutions through a network of independent consultants. We began as a Chicago-based start-up in 1980. Today, we’re a small, agile company with long-term focus—backed by the resources of Berkshire Hathaway.

 

Our team is guided by our core values and our purpose of enriching lives…one meal & one memory at a time. We aren’t your typical company—we act like owners, crave challenges, seek out learning opportunities, and thrive in an environment of empowerment and accountability.

Job ID
2017-1364
Category
Technology
US-IL-Addison

 

What makes Pampered Chef unique

We aren’t your typical company - we act like owners, crave challenges, seek out learning opportunities, and thrive in an environment of empowerment and accountability. We want the best people who are passionate about driving results and continually getting better. Our team is guided by our core values and our purpose of enriching lives. Our open floor plan and flat organization ensure that you will take ownership of key projects and work closely with our leaders. We’ve set a clear strategy for growth; we’re focused on driving our reinvention and capitalizing on the numerous opportunities across our industry. Additionally, we have a unique blend of being a long-term focused, small, agile company backed by the resources of Berkshire Hathaway.

 

About the Financial Accountant Role

We’re numbers people!  We collect, process, analyze, and distribute financial information, keeping everything accurate and timely.  We are responsible for protecting our business and safeguarding our assets.  Your primary responsibilities will include:

  • Perform month end accounting including journal entry preparation and reconciliation of assigned balance sheet accounts.
  • Analyze expense line item variances and provide explanations to be included in the monthly Executive Summary analysis provided to the Officer team.
  • Assist in the preparation of the quarterly and annual financial statement and footnotes submitted to Berkshire Hathaway, Inc.
  • Assist external audit and tax teams by preparing schedules, explaining supporting material and procedures and any other data as needed.
  • Act as the financial liaison for specific department(s) within the organization; reviewing their results vs plan on a monthly basis, assist with the budget process and perform any ad-hoc reporting/analysis to support the team.
  • Identify and implement process improvements in daily/monthly responsibilities.
  • Assist in preparing the monthly inventory reporting and analysis provided to the Product Development team.

 

As a member of the Finance Team, you can expect:

  • Intellectual stimulation – You’ll learn the operations of our business and dig into the financial statements
  • Shaping the future – We’re moving forward and you’ll help shape our financial processes
  • Ownership – We act like owners, which means you are empowered and own your work
  • Personal development – We’re committed to helping you develop in new areas and new skillsets
  • Meritocracy – You can expect rewards based on delivering great results

 

What we’re looking for in a new team member:

  • Intellectual curiosity and a passion for continuous improvement in self and processes
  • Attention to details and a commitment to meet deadlines
  • Computer skills to process data quickly and flawlessly
  • Communication skills to work effectively with all levels within the organization
  • Proactive & Creative thinking to seek out best practices and challenge the status quo
  • Accountability to take full ownership for everything you do
  • Team spirit, work well within a small, high-performing team

 

What we’d love to see in a candidate:

  • BS / BA in accounting
  • CPA, or currently sitting for CPA a plus
  • Tax experience a plus
  • Oracle and Hyperion experience a plus
  • Strong to expert Excel skills

 

More about Pampered Chef

We are a global brand delivering curated, high-quality kitchen solutions through a network of over 40,000 independent consultants and a rapidly growing online business. We began as a Chicago-based start-up in 1980 and today are part of the Berkshire Hathaway family of companies. Now we’re leveraging our company’s strong foundation to reinvent our company and our brand for future growth. We’re searching for world class people to help reshape our company to deliver on our purpose of enriching lives one meal and one memory at a time.

 

 

If this sounds like a potential fit for you then we’d love to hear from you!

Job ID
2017-1362
Category
Finance
US-IL-Addison

What Makes Pampered Chef Unique

We aren’t your typical company—we act like owners, crave challenges, seek out learning opportunities, and thrive in an environment of empowerment and accountability. We want the best people who are passionate about driving results and continually getting better. Our team is guided by our core values and our purpose of enriching lives. Our open floor plan and flat organization ensure that you’ll take ownership of key projects and work closely with our leaders. We’ve set a clear strategy for growth; we’re focused on driving our reinvention and capitalizing on the numerous opportunities across our industry. Additionally, we have a unique blend of being a long-term focused, small, agile company backed by the resources of Berkshire Hathaway.

 

About the Senior Graphic Designer Role

Designers are responsible for creating compelling designs for marketing projects and campaigns in support of Pampered Chef products, experiences, and services for consultants, consumers, and coworkers. The ideal candidate understands our target audience, and can concept and execute on-brand creative that’s compelling and action-oriented. This person is an important member of our integrated marketing team, reporting to the Design Manager of Brand & Creative. 

 

As a member of the Brand & Creative team, you can expect: 

  • Variety—Responsibilities include both production and conceptual development; creating and using templates and modules to design emails, webpages, social images, flyers, catalogs, recipe books, product use and cares, and more.
  • Collaboration—Work daily with copywriters, designers, production, web development, and marketing managers in an open work environment.
  • Ownership—Own a piece of creative from start to finish. Proactively seek opportunities to reduce design time and production cost. Advocate for the best user experience while understanding the business needs.
  • Consistency—Collaborate with creative team members to establish and implement style guides, achieving overall brand consistency by aligning copy and design.
  • Personal development—Invest in learning opportunities through coaching and feedback, formal training, memberships, and on-the-job experience.
  • Forward-thinking strategy—Develop creative pieces with a data-based approach, and follow best practices for design creation for digital and print assignments.

 

 What we’re looking for in a new team member:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Graphic Design (or related field) and 5+ years experience in a design environment.
  • Expertise in Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Acrobat) required.
  • Practical experience in digital and print design required.
  • Ability to produce high-quality designs under tight deadlines required.
  • Strong interpersonal skills required.
  • Intellectual curiosity with a passion for jumping into and understanding initiatives.
  • Business acumen that helps you understand direct selling and marketing objectives.
  • Experience and understanding of pre-press and print processes required with an eye for detail.
  • Strong experience training, mentoring, and coaching designers.
  • Project management skills a plus.
  • Practical experience in development of Wordpress, HTML, JavaScript, CSS a plus.
  • Seeks opportunities to reduce design and production costs by avoiding expenses accrued from costly additional photography charges, printing fees, or press delays by ensuring all jobs are completed accurately.
  • Works with other designated team members in production of creative campaigns: copywriters, designers, production, web development, and marketing managers.
  • Must be a voice of the user, always advocating for the best user experience while understanding the business process.
Job ID
2017-1351
Category
Marketing
US-IL-Addison

What Makes Pampered Chef Unique

We aren’t your typical company—we act like owners, crave challenges, seek out learning opportunities, and thrive in an environment of empowerment and accountability. We want the best people who are passionate about driving results and continually getting better. Our team is guided by our core values and our purpose of enriching lives. Our open floor plan and flat organization ensure that you’ll take ownership of key projects and work closely with our leaders. We’ve set a clear strategy for growth; we’re focused on driving our reinvention and capitalizing on the numerous opportunities across our industry. Additionally, we have a unique blend of being a long-term, focused, small, agile company backed by the resources of Berkshire Hathaway.

 

About the Graphic Designer Role

Designers are responsible for creating compelling designs for marketing projects and campaigns in support of Pampered Chef products, experiences, and services for consultants, consumers, and coworkers. The ideal candidate understands our target audience, and can concept and execute on-brand creative that’s compelling and action-oriented. This person is an important member of our integrated marketing team, reporting to the Design Manager of Brand & Creative. 

 

As a member of the Brand & Creative team, you can expect: 

  • Variety—Responsibilities include both production and conceptual development; creating and using templates and modules to design emails, webpages, social images, flyers, catalogs, recipe books, product use and cares, and more.
  • Collaboration—Work daily with senior designers, copywriters, image team, web development, and marketing managers in an open work environment.
  • Ownership—Own a piece of creative from start to finish. Proactively seek opportunities to reduce design time and production cost. Advocate for the best user experience while understanding the business needs.
  • Consistency—Collaborate with creative team members to establish and implement style guides, achieving overall brand consistency by aligning copy and design.
  • Personal development—Invest in learning opportunities through coaching and feedback, formal training, memberships, and on-the-job experience.
  • Forward-thinking strategy—Develop creative pieces with a data-based approach, and follow best practices for design creation for digital and print assignments.

 

 What we’re looking for in a new team member:

  • Associates degree in Graphic Design (or related field) and 3 years’ experience in a design environment, or BA + 1 year experience required.
  • Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Acrobat) required.
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines.
  • Receives and implements feedback, making any necessary design corrections.
  • Completes design release checklist, prepare electronic files and physical mockup for release of jobs to printers for prepress/printing and files to web for deployment.
  • Adds fillable fields for consultant customization and metadata to support SEO to all PDFs in all markets. Supports production of e-catalogs.
  • Builds and completes edits from proof reviews in files for jobs.
  • Prepares file and generates proofs for next review stage, including uploads to web-based proofing system.
  • Practical experience in digital and print design required
  • Experience and understanding of pre-press and print processes required.
  • Project management skills a plus.
  • Experience with Wordpress, HTML, HTML5, CSS a plus.

 

Job ID
2017-1350
Category
Marketing
US-IL-Addison

What makes Pampered Chef unique

We aren’t your typical company - we act like owners, crave challenges, seek out learning opportunities, and thrive in an environment of empowerment and accountability. We want the best people who are passionate about driving results and continually getting better. Our team is guided by our core values and our purpose of enriching lives. Our open floor plan and flat organization ensure that you will take ownership of key projects and work closely with our leaders. We’ve set a clear strategy for growth; we’re focused on driving our reinvention and capitalizing on the numerous opportunities across our industry. Additionally, we have a unique blend of being a long-term focused, small, agile company backed by the resources of Berkshire Hathaway.

 

About the Product Performance Specialist Role

Within an agile and team based product development environment, the Product Performance Specialist will be responsible to test assigned products from concept to post-launch. Key member in the Performance Excellence Team who supports the development of product specifications and product testing that will include quality assurance, functional testing and life cycle.

 

Our role goes well beyond just delivering great products; we’re a high-performing team focused on business impact and developing our people.

 

As a member of the Performance Excellence Team, you can expect:

  • Intellectual stimulation – You’ll dig into challenging business and technical questions, many are yet to be explored here
  • Shaping the future – We’re moving forward as a company and you’ll play a role in that from the start
  • Ownership – We act like owners, which means you are empowered and own your work
  • Seeing your work in action – You’ll inform company-wide decisions in real-time
  • Variety – You’ll be exposed to a variety of teams, projects, and people
  • Leadership exposure – You’ll work closely with team leaders including our Officer Team
  • Personal development – We’re committed to helping you develop in new areas and new skillsets
  • Meritocracy – You can expect rewards based on delivering great results

 

What we’re looking for in a new team member:

  • Intellectual curiosity and a passion for exploring complex questions
  • Strategic thinking in how you interact with other teams and approach problem solving
  • Business acumen understand the levers that drive our business
  • Quantitative skills to flawlessly analyze our data and products
  • Communication skills to succinctly communicate insights and recommendations that drive action
  • Creative thinking and the ability to approach things differently
  • Accountability to take full ownership for everything you do
  • Hunger for continuous improvement and a desire to be challenged
  • Team spirit, work well within a small, high-performing team

 

A day in the life

You’ll support multiple teams to achieve business goals through testing of new, existing, and competitive products.

 

Projects includes developing testing protocols, preparing/conducting product testing, maintaining test equipment, and working with internal / external inspection and laboratory resources.

 

You’ll optimize test procedures.  You’ll collaborate with engineering, sourcing, and our suppliers to combine qualitative and quantitative findings with insights from cross-functional teams, and rapidly iterate on product solutions.

 

Your recommendations will take the form of test reports, documentation of testing procedures, and observations.

 

 

What’s awesome about you

  • Your hunger: You love solving complex product issues!
  • Your strong bias toward action: You’d rather fail fast, adjust and learn than plan for months.
  • Your passion: You love developing world-class-best products!  This is your craft and you’re serious about growing your skills!
  • Your advocacy: Ability to explain your vision and rally a group around the principles of great products!

 

 

More about Pampered Chef

We are a global brand delivering curated, high-quality kitchen solutions through a network of over 40,000 independent consultants and a rapidly growing online business. We began as a Chicago-based start-up in 1980 and today are part of the Berkshire Hathaway family of companies. Now we’re leveraging our company’s strong foundation to reinvent our company and our brand for future growth. We’re searching for world class people to help reshape our company to deliver on our purpose of enriching lives one meal and one memory at a time.

 

 

If this sounds like a potential fit for you then we’d love to hear from you at …..

Job ID
2017-1342
Category
Product Development
US-IL-Addison

What makes Pampered Chef unique

We aren’t your typical company - we act like owners, crave challenges, seek out learning opportunities, and thrive in an environment of empowerment and accountability. We want the best people who are passionate about driving results and continually getting better. Our team is guided by our core values and our purpose of enriching lives. Our open floor plan and flat organization ensure that you will take ownership of key projects and work closely with our leaders. We’ve set a clear strategy for growth; we’re focused on driving our reinvention and capitalizing on the numerous opportunities across our industry. Additionally, we have a unique blend of being a long-term focused, small, agile company backed by the resources of Berkshire Hathaway.

 

About the Associate Manager of Social Role

As the lead social strategy expert, you’ll play a critical role in helping us build a social media brand presence that inspires, thrives and drives revenue across multiple audiences and channels. We’ll look to you to inform the organization on evolving best practices, define our channel usage approach, and translate important consultant-facing messages and programs into the right social forums. Social listening, social customer service, social education programs, social strategy – it’s all in a day’s work for this important role. In addition to managing several of our online consultant communities, a main responsibility for this position will be using creative strategies, tools and processes that empower our consultants to grow their businesses on social media. Social media is a crucial ingredient in the success of our consultants’ businesses; and our team is focused on leveraging social media to help our consultant businesses and our brand grow.

 

As a member of the Corporate Communications Team, you can expect:

  • Intellectual stimulation – You’ll dig into challenging social quandaries, many are yet to be explored here, and help us build systems and strategies for long-term success
  • Ownership – We act like owners, which means you are empowered and own your work
  • Seeing your work in action – You’ll inform social policy decisions and content in real-time
  • Variety – You’ll be exposed to a variety of teams, projects, and people
  • Personal development – We’re committed to helping you develop in new areas and new skillsets
  • Meritocracy – You can expect rewards based on delivering great results
  • Workplace flexibility – We are flexible with working in Addison or in the Chicago Loop office and we’ll work with you on a location mix that matches your needs
  • Shaping the future – We’re moving forward as a company and you’ll play a role in that from the start

 

What we’re looking for in a new team member:

  • Creative, compelling writing with a skill in capturing the attention and admiration of consumers in social media and an understanding of how to nuance content for different platforms and audiences
  • Strategic, innovative thinking to help us develop impactful social approaches that maximize both our communities and our passionate brand advocates to their fullest potential
  • A deep passion for social media and a thirst for continual learning to follow this fast-paced field and stay on top of best practices
  • Confident social media leadership to answer tough questions as they arise and also apply to social media educational programs that can provide lasting value for our consultants nationwide
  • Business acumen understand the levers that drive our business
  • Quantitative skills to flawlessly analyze our social data and the algorithms behind social media performance
  • Communication skills to succinctly communicate insights and recommendations that drive action
  • Creative thinking and the ability to approach things differently
  • Accountability to take full ownership for everything you do
  • Hunger for continuous improvement and a desire to be challenged
  • Team spirit and a collaborative attitude to work well within a small, high-performing team, as well as across departments

 

 

More about Pampered Chef

We are a global brand delivering curated, high-quality kitchen solutions through a network of over 40,000 independent consultants and a rapidly growing online business. We began as a Chicago-based start-up in 1980 and today are part of the Berkshire Hathaway family of companies. Now we’re leveraging our company’s strong foundation to reinvent our company and our brand for future growth. We’re searching for world class people to help reshape our company to deliver on our purpose of enriching lives one meal and one memory at a time.

 

If this sounds like a potential fit for you then we’d love to hear from you at …..

Job ID
2017-1340
Category
Marketing
US-IL-Addison

Overview

This role is for someone who wants the challenge of building our corporate development function from scratch. You will be responsible for creating a repeatable process to identify, evaluate, and execute investment and business partnership opportunities. It is a great opportunity to take ownership, work closely with our senior executives, and build a world-class process that drives sustainable value creation.  This position reports to our CFO.

 

Responsibilities

  • Market assessment: Develop deep understanding of selected markets for potential expansion including key economic drivers, market size and growth, competitive landscape, and sources of competitive advantage
  • Source: Create search process that includes building in-bound funnel and direct outreach to target businesses; identify and build relationships with key corporate development targets and intermediaries
  • Evaluate and Execute: Partner with senior leadership team to define and deploy investment process including due diligence, valuation, negotiation, structuring, and closing
  • Post-close plan: Understand and monitor post-close performance to create a cycle of continuous learning; actively monitor post-close performance and partner with relevant teams to ensure success
  • Strategic projects: Own and deliver key strategic projects across the business

Qualifications

  • Proven track record of sourcing, executing, and integrating M&A transactions
  • World-class analytical, problem solving, and valuation skills with the ability to synthesize and analyze data to support investment process
  • Deep understanding of business models, key drivers, and competitive advantage
  • An ownership mindset coupled with strong communication skills and work ethic
  • Prefer MBA and 4+ years of total work experience in private equity or corporate development

What Makes Pampered Chef Unique

We aren’t your typical company - we act like owners, crave challenges, seek out learning opportunities, and thrive in an environment of empowerment and accountability. We want the best people who are passionate about driving results and continually getting better. Our team is guided by our core values and our purpose of enriching lives. Our open floor plan and flat organization ensure that you will take ownership of key projects and work closely with our leaders. We’ve set a clear strategy for growth; we’re focused on driving our reinvention and capitalizing on the numerous opportunities across our industry. Additionally, we have a unique blend of being a long-term focused, small, agile company backed by the resources of Berkshire Hathaway.

 

Job ID
2017-1330
Category
Finance
US-IL-Addison

What Makes Pampered Chef Unique

We aren’t your typical company - we act like owners, crave challenges, seek out learning opportunities, and thrive in an environment of empowerment and accountability. We want the best people who are passionate about driving results and continually getting better. Our team is guided by our core values and our purpose of enriching lives. Our open floor plan and flat organization ensure that you will take ownership of key projects and work closely with our leaders. We’ve set a clear strategy for growth; we’re focused on driving our reinvention and capitalizing on the numerous opportunities across our industry. Additionally, we have a unique blend of being a long-term focused, small, agile company backed by the resources of Berkshire Hathaway.

 

 

What’s Awesome about you

  • Exceptional Red Hat Linux System Administrator with interest and aptitude to work on the Networking side.
  • Proactive about incident and problem management with a knack for tracking down the root cause for an issue and putting in a long-term fix. Focused on moving from break-fix to innovation by automating processes.
  • Passionate about technology and looking to innovate and move the business forward.
  • Advocate for wider adoption of new technology and ability to mentor business units.
  • Excellent at designing, securing, and supporting highly virtualized IT infrastructure, Linux Servers, SANs, Storage, firewalls, VPN, and load balancers.
  • Strong influencing skills and appetite for constant progression.

 

As a member of the infrastructure team, you can expect:

  • Innovation and collaboration -
    • You’ll design, configure, and tune highly available Red Hat Linux Systems.
    • You’ll achieve speed, scale and consistency by standardization and automation of systems via scripting (Bash, Perl, Python, Powershell) and automation platform (Puppet).
    • You’ll collaborate with the Engineering team to work on DevOps/ CloudOps initiatives designed to allow us to have CI/CD on our hybrid cloud model (on premise and public cloud).
    • You’ll collaborate with the Network Engineer to re-architect the Infrastructure and build a secure, redundant, high performance system.
  • IT Operations -
    • You’ll perform modification, administration, and hardening of Red Hat Linux servers in a VMware virtualized environment. Maintaining high availability, high performance for mission critical applications.
    • You’ll Perform software deployment, patch management and configuration management.
    • You’ll setup administrator and service accounts, maintain system documentation, perform system tuning and storage administration (Pure).
    • You’ll support Network engineer in f5 load balancer and ASA firewall administration.
    • You’ll perform routine operations, ensuring high availability through close monitoring of network systems, system events, communication links to other systems, storage area connectivity and periodic review of system resources.
    • You’ll provide on-call support triage production issues, diagnose the issue, and implement long term resolution.
  • Ownership - You’ll be accountable for a resilient, high availability infrastructure, and consolidate monitoring tools to allow us to proactively identify and resolve issue.  You’ll benchmark our key metrics and drive continuous service improvement.
  • Collaboration - You’ll collaborate with stakeholders across the company on new technology initiatives and IT Infrastructure re-architecture projects.
  • Personal development - You’ll work in a high performing environment, which focusses on building cross functional skills.

 

 What we’re looking for in a new team member:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related discipline required.
  • 8+ years of System Administration experience.
  • In lieu of degree, equivalent computer systems support experience required.
  • Preferred Qualifications:
    • RHEL Certifications, such as: RHCSA, RHCE.
    • Network Certifications, such as: CCNA, CCNP, or CCIE
  • Experience deploying Linux on Rack mount servers and blades.
  • Experience setting up and deploying systems with Red Hat Satellite.
  • Demonstrated experience with advanced configurations such as high availability, clusters, virtualization (VMware), and performance tuning.
  • Experience supporting J2EE applications and RDBMS.
  • Understanding of network physical infrastructure such as patch panels, fiber cabling and network cable termination.
  • Familiarity with Network/systems and application monitoring tools such as: PRTG, Splunk, AppDynamics, Wireshark, HP Insight Manager, etc.
  • Datacenter Infrastructure experience with installation, design and maintenance of racks and cabling.
  • Ability to work in a cross functional team environment.
  • Participate in an on-call rotation and incident support as required.

More about Pampered Chef

We are a global brand delivering curated, high-quality kitchen solutions through a network of over 40,000 independent consultants and a rapidly growing online business. We began as a Chicago-based start-up in 1980 and today are part of the Berkshire Hathaway family of companies. Now we’re leveraging our company’s strong foundation to reinvent our company and our brand for future growth. We’re searching for world class people to help reshape our company to deliver on our purpose of enriching lives one meal and one memory at a time.

 

Job ID
2017-1329
Category
Technology
US-IL-Addison

What makes Pampered Chef unique:

We aren’t your typical company - we act like owners, crave challenges, seek out learning opportunities, and thrive in an environment of empowerment and accountability. We want the best people who are passionate about driving results and continually getting better. Our team is guided by our core values and our purpose of enriching lives. Our open floor plan and flat organization ensure that you will take ownership of key projects and work closely with our leaders. We’ve set a clear strategy for growth; we’re focused on driving our reinvention and capitalizing on the numerous opportunities across our industry. Additionally, we have a unique blend of being a long-term focused, small, agile company backed by the resources of Berkshire Hathaway.

 

About the Legal Coordinator role:

The Legal coordinator joins a small legal team that works cross functionally with every other department in the organization. The team is responsible for conducting IP clearance, managing the IP portfolio, negotiating contracts, reviewing marketing materials, handling product claims, executing brand protection efforts, and ensuring compliance of corporate practices. In addition, the legal team provides education to all departments on legal issues and developments that impact the business.

 

As a Legal Coordinator, you will:

  • Assist General Counsel and Staff Attorney with executing Brand Protection Strategy by identifying and shutting down unauthorized third party sellers.
  • Utilize contract management system to review, log, track, and report on new and existing contracts.
  • Assist General Counsel and Staff Attorney with compliance measures with local and international data protection and privacy laws.
  • Provide support to the legal team as needed by coordinating audit materials, drafting correspondence on behalf of attorneys and ensuring compliance with Berkshire Hathaway guidelines.
  • Perform corporate recordkeeping tasks associated with the business.
  • Track and monitor the receipt of certificates of insurance for outside vendors and manufacturers.
  • Prepare legal documents, correspondence, discovery, subpoenas, employment verifications, bankruptcy notices, etc.
  • Track and respond to garnishments, unemployment claims/questionnaires, and tax levies on behalf of Pampered Chef consultants.

 

What we’re looking for in a new team member:

  • Bachelor’s Degree is required
  • 0-3 years of relevant experience in a law firm or corporate legal department.
  • A motivated individual who is flexible and has the acumen to provide support to the General Counsel in an effort to advance the strategic, operational and business objectives of the Company.
  • Demonstrated ability to supervise workload, perform with minimal supervision and meet deadlines.
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills.
  • Background experience working in a corporate setting is preferred.

 

About Pampered Chef:

We’re a global brand delivering curated, high-quality kitchen solutions through a network of over 40,000 independent consultants. We began as a Chicago-based start-up in 1980. Today, we’re a small, agile company with long-term focus—backed by the resources of Berkshire Hathaway.

 

Our team is guided by our core values and our purpose of enriching lives…one meal & one memory at a time. We aren’t your typical company—we act like owners, crave challenges, seek out learning opportunities, and thrive in an environment of empowerment and accountability.

Job ID
2017-1321
Category
Legal
US-IL-Addison

What you’ll do:

Our small but talented UX team demonstrates a strong practical knowledge of user-centered methodologies, usability principles, and mobile-first design.  You’ll partner with product managers, engineers, and stakeholders to create software solutions that are beautiful, intuitive, and useful.  You’ll be the authority on interaction design best practices and will be the one-stop-shop for information architecture and visual design solutions. 

A day in the life:

 

You’ll support multiple Agile sprint teams to achieve business goals through custom software development.  Projects includes reimagining the web application our over 40,000 independent consultants rely on to run their businesses, optimizing search and checkout of our consumer website, and innovating technology solutions to best support virtual parties.

 

You’ll optimize information architecture to promote usability while accommodating technical and business constraints.  You’ll collaborate with our UX Researcher to combine qualitative and quantitative findings with insights from cross-functional teams, and rapidly iterate on solutions. Your recommendations will take the form of landscape analysis, storyboards, user flows, wireframes and high-fidelity prototypes. 

 

What’s awesome about you

  • Your hunger: You love solving complex business problems, and gather multiple inputs to arrive at intuitive digital solutions.
  • Your strong bias toward action: You’d rather fail fast, adjust and learn than plan for months.
  • Your passion: You love building world-class-best products.  This is your craft and you’re serious about growing your skills.
  • Your advocacy: Ability to explain your vision and rally a group around the principles of user-centered design—especially when the best solution isn’t the most popular.

We're looking for

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in interaction design, human, computer interaction (HCI), or related equialent.
  • Minimum 5 years' experience with responsive web and mobile applications for ecommerce sites, sales support tools, and/or transactional software.

About Pampered Chef

We’re a global brand delivering curated, high-quality kitchen solutions through a network of independent consultants. We began as a Chicago-based start-up in 1980. Today, we’re a small, agile company with long-term focus—backed by the resources of Berkshire Hathaway.

 

Our team is guided by our core values and our purpose of enriching lives…one meal & one memory at a time. We aren’t your typical company—we act like owners, crave challenges, seek out learning opportunities, and thrive in an environment of empowerment and accountability.

Job ID
2017-1320
Category
Technology
US-IL-Addison

MAIN COURSE (Job Responsibilities)

Our team's role is to bring both the "Art and Science" of sales to the direct selling channel at Pampered Chef.

The Field Training and Development team is focused on enabling consultants to learn the key business and selling skills to build and grow their Pampered Chef business. 

 

You will lead our Field Training and Field Development teams, inspiring and motivating our thousands of independent Pampered Chef Consultants. You will drive strategic decisions across all things related to field training and development and also roll up your sleeves to execute.

 

You will be responsible for driving results by aligning field training and development with corporate strategy.  You will also be energizing and motivating the field organization to grow while partnering with cross-functional teams across the organization. Our role goes well beyond just motivating the field – we’re a team that uses data and best practices to develop the most effective programs to help our field organization grow.  This role reports directly to the VP of Field Strategy. 

 

More specifically, this individual in this role:

  • Inspires people: Is a dynamic and inspirational leader that can maneuver seamlessly in both a corporate and field environment
  • Drives results: Delivers sales growth through leadership of the training and field development teams
  • Drives strategy: Develop the overarching strategy for field training and development including competency models, core training strategy and field facing events and works closely with the Field Strategy team to develop strategic plans including prioritization, budgeting, and allocation of resources
  • Builds alignment: Ensures content and messaging is aligned across core training curriculum and live training delivered by field development managers
  • Has passion: Connects, motivates and inspires the field by motivating independent business owners as true entrepreneurs; Deliver training including calls, webinars, Facebook Live, Zoom, field visits and speaking on stage at our National Conference and in-person field events
  • Is data driven: Leverages available data and research to inform strategy before jumping to tactical execution
  • Is tech savvy: Guide the team to the identification and implementation of appropriate field-based training technology
  • Collaborates: Bridge the gap between corporate strategy and field execution while representing the voice of the field internally to cross-functional departments- Product, Technology, Marketing and Operations
  • Inspires: Recognizes the field for key field recognition milestones to top achievers via our field recognition program

KEY INGREDIENTS (Position Requirements)

  • Bachelor’s Degree, 10+ years of professional experience, with at least some relevant experience with independent sales teams in selling and training development
  • Drives results: Demonstrated success as a sales leader required – must include experience in the corporate office
  • Loves learning: Experience leading the design and development of training, including the design of virtual content and social selling
  • Dislikes the status quo: brings new ideas into direct selling – not just what every other company is doing
  • Innovates: Work well under pressure and with creating new and innovative programs
  • Hungers for challenges: Strives for continuous improvement and a desired to be challenged
  • Is comfortable in the limelight: Excellent motivational interpersonal and oral presentation skills as well as the demonstrated ability to communicate difficult, highly confidential and sensitive issues with courtesy and tact
  • Likes to travel: This job requires regular travel: ~1 trip/month plus 2-4 national events annually. Many field events are held partially over a weekend.
  • This role has a 60% corporate/40% field split and is based in Addison, IL. 

DESSERT! (The Sweet Rewards of Working at Pampered Chef!)

Our core values are respect, humility, accountability, meritocracy, integrity, authenticity, passion, and innovation (in no particular order!).  We embody those values in our work, but also in the great desserts we offer to our coworkers.

  • Each and every coworker makes a difference every day by asking tough questions, finding the answers and then making it happen – our entrepreneurial employees are key to our success! Pampered Chef is big enough to implement cutting edge technology, small enough for all ideas to be heard and challenged.
  • We are a learning focused environment – We want you to learn from us and we expect to learn from you and what you are passionate about! We even provide training and development for added brain power.
  • We collaborate every day in a high-tech space with writable walls, open collaboration zones, quiet “I need to contemplate” zones, and fun zones with ping pong, basketball and bags, of course. No boring cubicle farms here!
  • We are concerned about your physical and financial well-being and offer BC/BS PPO or HMO health plans, dental, disability, matched 401K, life insurance and Onsite fitness center, comfy chairs, onsite cafeteria, dry cleaning valet service
  • Most Importantly, Pampered Chef has a strong, proven history of bringing fun to cooking, creativity to recipes, and sharing to family and friends around their table.

About Pampered Chef:

We’re a global brand delivering curated, high-quality kitchen solutions through a network of over 40,000 independent consultants. We began as a Chicago-based start-up in 1980. Today, we’re a small, agile company with long-term focus—backed by the resources of Berkshire Hathaway.

 

Our team is guided by our core values and our purpose of enriching lives…one meal & one memory at a time. We aren’t your typical company—we act like owners, crave challenges, seek out learning opportunities, and thrive in an environment of empowerment and accountability.

 

Job ID
2017-1307
Category
Field Strategy
US-IL-Addison

What you’ll do:

Lead team in designing, building, testing and operationalizing applications. You’ll bridge our development and architecture as we drive towards a new cloud-based architecture. As a leading member of an agile team, you’ll be the go-to person for guidance on scalability, availability, security, testability and deployability.

 

What your day will look like:

You’ll have the flexibility of a start-up and work in a small, autonomous, highly-collaborative team backed by world-class resources and support. You’ll challenge the status quo and fearlessly innovate as we drive towards a new cloud-based architecture. Constantly evaluate trade-offs between architectural choices like NoSQL vs RDMBS, sync vs async messaging, and SPA vs MVC. You’ll work with the latest technology in an environment that’s fun, productive, and leverages each person’s talents.

 

Technology you’ll use:

Java, Hybris, Oracle, MongoDB, Spring, AngularJS, and Node.js

 

Other skills you’ll need:

  • Love mentoring and being mentored
  • Ability to pushing boundaries for software development
  • Advocate ways to reduce time between an idea and production software
  • Passion for new technologies, tools, and techniques to solve software problems
  • Expert know-how using microservices, polyglot persistence, web components, and continuous delivery

 

About Pampered Chef:

We’re a global brand delivering curated, high-quality kitchen solutions through a network of over 40,000 independent consultants. We began as a Chicago-based start-up in 1980. Today, we’re a small, agile company with long-term focus—backed by the resources of Berkshire Hathaway.

 

Our team is guided by our core values and our purpose of enriching lives…one meal & one memory at a time. We aren’t your typical company—we act like owners, crave challenges, seek out learning opportunities, and thrive in an environment of empowerment and accountability.

 

 

Job ID
2017-1295
Category
Technology
US-IL-Addison

What you’ll do:

Lead team in designing, building, testing and operationalizing applications. You’ll bridge our development and architecture as we drive towards a new cloud-based architecture. As a leading member of an agile team, you’ll be the go-to person for guidance on scalability, availability, security, testability and deployability.

 

What your day will look like:

You’ll have the flexibility of a start-up and work in a small, autonomous, highly-collaborative team backed by world-class resources and support. You’ll challenge the status quo and fearlessly innovate as we drive towards a new cloud-based architecture. Constantly evaluate trade-offs between architectural choices like NoSQL vs RDMBS, sync vs async messaging, and SPA vs MVC. You’ll work with the latest technology in an environment that’s fun, productive, and leverages each person’s talents.

 

Technology you’ll use:

Java, Hybris, Oracle, MongoDB, Spring, AngularJS, and Node.js

 

Other skills you’ll need:

  • Love mentoring and being mentored
  • Ability to pushing boundaries for software development
  • Advocate ways to reduce time between an idea and production software
  • Passion for new technologies, tools, and techniques to solve software problems
  • Expert know-how using microservices, polyglot persistence, web components, and continuous delivery

 

About Pampered Chef:

We’re a global brand delivering curated, high-quality kitchen solutions through a network of over 40,000 independent consultants. We began as a Chicago-based start-up in 1980. Today, we’re a small, agile company with long-term focus—backed by the resources of Berkshire Hathaway.

 

Our team is guided by our core values and our purpose of enriching lives…one meal & one memory at a time. We aren’t your typical company—we act like owners, crave challenges, seek out learning opportunities, and thrive in an environment of empowerment and accountability.

 

 

Job ID
2017-1252
Category
Technology
US-IL-Addison