Retalon Careers

We’re building the smartest Predictive Analytics technology in the Retail industry & we’re growing!
We are looking for people who love building smart tools, leaning new things and sharing ideas. Is this you?

Health Benefits & Healthy lifestyles

Retalon offers benefits to all employees & supports healthy lifestyles

Flexible Hours & Extended Vacation Days

Enjoy flex days, extended vacations, and flexible hours at Retalon.

Competitive Compensation

We are building a team of the top talent in the retail technology space

Build award winning technology

Our solutions have won numerous technology & retail innovation awards

Work with top Brands & Retailers

Retalon's customers include some of the top retailers & brands from around the world

Work with a great & talented team.

A comfortable, easy, and fun environment stems from having great people. Become part of Retalon's family!

Here’s who we’re looking for, please take a look at the job descriptions below:

Scrum Master & Agile Facilitator

You will guide and coach our team of developers that is full of very talented, creative, and accomplished people. We value every single member of our family and make sure that we bring out the best in each of them.

 

Job Responsibilities:

 

  • Guide the team and organization on how to use Agile/Scrum practices and values.
  • Coach the team to higher levels of Agile/Scrum maturity, at a pace that is sustainable and comfortable for the team and organization.
  • Build a trusting and safe environment where problems can be raised without fear of blame, retribution, or being judged, with an emphasis of healing and problem solving.
  • Facilitate getting the work done without coercion, assigning, or dictating the work.
  • Facilitate discussion, decision making, and conflict resolution.
  • Assisting with internal and external communication, improving transparency, and radiating information.
  • Support and educate the Product Owner, especially with respect to grooming and maintaining the product backlog.

Skills Requirements:

 

  • Experience playing the Scrum Master / Agile Facilitator role for at least one year for a software development team that was diligently applying Agile/Scrum principles, practices, and theory
  • Post-secondary education in Mathematics or Statistics is a plus.
  • Knowledge of other Agile approaches: XP, Kanban, Lean, Crystal, FDD
  • Good skills and knowledge of servant leadership, facilitation, situational awareness, conflict resolution, continual improvement, empowerment, and increasing transparency
  • Knowledge and/or experience with widely successful Agile techniques: User Stories, ATDD, TDD, Continuous Integration, Continuous Testing, Pairing, Automated Testing, Agile Games
  • Excellent communication and mentoring skills
  • Outstanding people skills
  • Ability to convey boardroom meetings at various levels
  • Superb organisational skills

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Senior Software (Java) Developer

Our team of developers is full of very talented, creative, and accomplished people. We value every single member of our family and make sure that we bring out the best in each of them. Developers can choose the tasks they’d like to work on, choose their roles (architecture, analysis, pure development, professional services) or create their own mix. We are embracing Java 8 and Lambda expressions. Feel free to bring with you any language running on JVM: Clojure, Scala, Ruby, Groovy, JavaScript. To ensure that we stay ahead of the curve, we encourage learning and allow developers to dedicate 10 to 20% of their time to work on the technology roadmap of their choice.

 

Job Responsibilities:

 

  • Work with the development team, business team, and customers to gather requirements
  • Work on overall infrastructure and architecture of the solutions
  • Design, implementation, testing, deployment, and maintenance of the system components
  • Conduct research on emerging technologies

Skills Requirements:

 

  • University degree in Computer Science or equivalent
  • Post-secondary education in Mathematics or Statistics is a plus.
  • 3+ years of software development experience with a demonstrable portfolio of work
  • Strong Java, SQL and web development skills
  • Solid knowledge of object-oriented programming concepts
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Experience with supply chain environment is an asset
  • Self-starter, results-oriented, and efficient.
  • Thrives on working under pressure in a fast-paced multi-project environment.
  • Applies initiative and creativity when approaching challenges.

 

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Professional Services Consultant (Senior/Intermediate)

 Core Responsibilities:

 

  • Consult with retailer clients and revolutionize their retail operations by leveraging Retalon’s predictive analytic solutions in planning, inventory management, pricing, and promotion.
  • Deliver excellent customer experience through exceptional service and project execution
  • Identify opportunities to expand project footprints.
  • Build rapid rapport with client stakeholders and serve as their advocate and advisor.
  • Craft custom solutions and align them with client business objectives.
  • Raise clients’ practical knowledge of Retalon system and processes.
  • Deliver client training sessions.
  • Lead requirement gathering sessions and develop solution documents.
  • Work with the development team on project requirements, new functionalities, and customization.

 

Skill Requirements:

 

  • Solid, hands-on knowledge of one or more of the retail processes: Demand Forecasting, Inventory Management, Merchandising, Planning, Pricing, Promotions
  • 5+ years of experience in retail operations management or working with retailers as a consultant
  • Superb analytical skills (experience in data mining and statistical analysis is an asset)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to travel up to 50% of the time
  • Degree in mathematics or statistics is an asset
  • Experience in fashion or apparel environment in the areas of merchandise and assortment planning is an asset

 

Competencies and Intangibles:

 

  • Strong conceptual, analytical and critical thinking
  • Exceptional execution skills
  • Results-driven; able to deal with multiple constraints and priorities while delivering high-quality results
  • Skilled at establishing measurable goals and milestones for self and others
  • Demonstrates the ability to analyze and interpret data, and morph it into meaningful solutions for clients.
  • Strong interpersonal, communication and presentation skills

 

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Support Data Analyst (Senior/Intermediate)

Job Responsibilities:

 

  • Analyse Retalon system data and tune the system for the best outcome
  • Understand customer issues or requirements, analyse them and suggest the right course of actions
  • Work with the development team to test new concepts and new modules
  • Participate in further development of the Retalon solutions

Skills Requirements:

 

  • Superb analytical skills, including data mining and statistical analysis.
  • Knowledge of SQL
  • Good understanding of one or more retail processes: Demand Forecasting, Inventory Management, Merchandising, Planning, Pricing, Promotions
  • Degree in Mathematics or Statistics
  • Experience working in/with a retail organization
  • QA experience, automated tests is an asset

 

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Sales Director

Retalon sells its solutions to retail store chains, primarily in Canada, United States of America, United Kingdom, and the Caribbean.
Retalon solution is a head office solution. It is usually integrated into the existing ERP system.
Due to the scalability of the Retalon solution, Retalon customers range from 10 stores to over 6,000 stores.

 

Why sell Retalon?

 

  • Retalon generates very high, easy to measure, tangible benefits (average customer show sales increase over 10-12%, inventory cost reduction of 25-30%, and GM growth of 8-14%)
  • Easy to demonstrate expected benefits to the prospects on their own data in a live system
  • Happy, referencable customers, customer videos, references, etc. are readily available
  • Recognised brand name. Retalon is well known and respected among retailers and industry consultants as the expert and unique provider of Retail Predictive Analytics
  • Strong marketing support, including campaigns, social media presence, publications, and trade shows
  • Expert pre-sales support (both on Retalon system and retail processes)

 

Job Responsibilities:

 

  • Sell Retalon solutions directly to the retail store chains
  • Manage all stages of sales process
  • Manage lead generation channels to ensure its efficiency
  • Manage sales channels, monitor their funnel and deliverables
  • Collaborate with marketing initiatives and align them with sales process

 

Skills Requirements:

 

  • Demonstrated experience in managing all stages of the sales cycle
  • Minimum 5 years experience selling B2B software solutions to retailers
  • Experience in a complex sale
  • Ability to manage long sales cycle process and move it forward
  • Excellent communication skills (both verbal and written)
  • Ability to convey boardroom meetings at the C-level
  • Superb organizational skills
  • Experience managing other people is an asset
  • Knowledge of retail processes is a definite asset

 

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Marketing Coordinator

We are a software company specializing in analytics for large retail chains. We are looking for a digital marketing, public relations, or communications coordinator who is willing to learn about our products, technology, and industry.

 

The retail industry has been going through major shifts as technology empowers customers and e-commerce competitors are putting significant pressure on traditional retailers. Retalon is the leading provider of award-winning predictive analytics technology that allows retailers to remain competitive, and more efficient. We need help educating retailers, and bringing more attention to our solutions.

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Write engaging & relevant copy (create content) such as bi-line articles, flyers, whitepaper, and website content.
  • Review & edit content written by PS team for easier flow. (for website & reports)
  • Assist in coordinating events & trade shows such as RCC, NRF, and User Conference
  • Help maintain social media presence with greater engagement on platforms such as LinkedIn, Twitter, and Quora.
  • Reach out to bloggers & online industry publications to establish greater exposure opportunities
  • Creation of quarterly newsletters
  • Measuring success of content, and marketing campaigns to evaluate past & future opportunities

 

Desired Skills & Experience:

 

  • Excellent written communication skills (with technical, B2B copy experience preferred)
  • Ability to break down complex technical process or reports into a concise and informative 1 or 2 pager.
  • Minimum of 3 – 5 years’ experience working in B2B marketing. (ideally software industry)
  • Understanding of branding, company positioning, and identity principles.
  • Strong computer skills, including MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Willingness to learn new things. (our product, technology, and industry)
  • Excellent document formatting skills and a demonstrated flair for visual presentation

 

Bonus Skill & Experience:

  • Ability to use Adobe Photoshop/Illustrator/InDesign
  • Basic understanding of SEO
  • Experience with digital marketing tools like Google Analytics, Hubspot, and MailChimp.
  • Marketing, Business, or Communications degree.

 

How to Apply:

 

  • Email us your resume at discover@retalon.com

Who we are, and what we do:

 

Everywhere you look there’s smart and intuitive technology around us these days that makes our lives and businesses more easy & efficient. Much of this innovation has become possible thanks to the ability to analyze data in a smarter way and accurately predict outcomes. Predictive Analytics has already revolutionized many aspects of our life, including healthcare, finance, social interactions, entertainment and marketing.

 

Retalon brings Predictive Analytics to the Retail Industry!

 

We are proud to be the first company to build a completely integrated end-to-end solution predictive analytics platform tailored for retail organizations. Since 2002 we’ve worked with retailers from over a dozen verticals. From medium size specialty retailers to multi-billion dollar Omni-channel retailers, our technology is being used in retail companies in North America, Europe, and the Caribbean.

 

We’ve built strong partnerships with IBM, Microsoft, and Deloitte, and we were chosen as one of the Most Promising Retail Technology Companies by CIO Review in 2013. Our results speak for themselves.

 

Due to a fundamental shift in the retail industry as a result of shifting consumer expectations strong growth in e-commerce & mobile shopping, retailers are turning to Predictive Analytics like never before. We’re growing and we’re looking for talented people to join our team.

 

Get in touch: Jobs [at] Retalon.com

Take a look at some of our team in action at our latest User Conference event: