Shopify Front End Developer

Published: Sep 02 2020
Valid until:
Oct 02 2020
Budget
Not specified

Project description

Experienced Custom theme Shopify Front End Developer:

We need an amazing front-end developer to bring our creative and sometimes challenging designs to life. Your skills should be more than about speed. What we’re looking for is someone who’s strategic and can think through the overall design to anticipate future needs.

- Build reusable code and libraries for future use

- Implement and maintain eCommerce sites

- Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability

- Collaborate with internal teams and client teams

- Decipher technical documentation for APIs​,​ eCommerce systems​,​ open

source projects​,​ etc.

- Clearly communicate recommended solutions to team members and clients both verbally and in written documentation

- Provide leading-edge technical solutions

- Rigorously educate yourself with the latest development techniques and best practices

- Implement new eCommerce digital technologies or development techniques that help to

- Meet client goals and business objectives

- Collaborate internally to continue to improve process and company growth

goals

- Translate requirements and mockups into fully functioning eCommerce sites using HTML​/​CSS​/​Liquid​/​JS

Table Stakes

- 2+ years of experience in front-end development for the web

- Possess strong technical and design skills including HTML5​,​ CSS3​,​ JavaScript

- Basic understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms​,​ such as

SASS and LESS

- Proficient understanding of client-side scripting and Javascript frameworks

- A desire for continued education and enjoys keeping up with tech industry

trends and learning new technologies

- Proficient understanding of code versioning tools​,​ such as Git

- Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to

work around them

- Good understanding of SEO principles and ensuring that application will

adhere to them

- Ability to collaborate effectively and communicate clearly​,​ especially in

dealing with non-technical team members and​/​or clients

- Creative problem-solver and out-of-the-box thinker

- Ability to juggle multiple priorities in a fast-paced work environment

- Excellent time management​,​ problem-solving​,​ teamwork​,​ and

communication skills

Extra Credit

- Big Plus Experience with Shopify Plus or Shopify

- Big Plus Experience working with other eCommerce platforms (Magento​,​ etc.)

- Big Plus Understanding of conversion rate optimization or data-driven product development (analytics​,​ a​/​b testing​,​ etc.)

- Big Plus Versed in agile development and best practices

Can you bring the “Human” Factor?

- You offer help before someone has to ask.

- You're not afraid to tell a joke (even if it’s a bad one.)

- You ask “why?”

- You want to help build a better company because it is good for you and the person sitting next to you.

- You strive to find the opportunity in every obstacle.

- You smile​,​ even frown at times​,​ laugh​,​ & try hard!

You're Going to Love This

- A Mac-based office; state of the art MacBook Pros and Cinema Displays at every desk

- Complex​,​ challenging projects and incredible clients that inspire out of the box thinking

- An accommodating​,​ collaborative​,​ and open environment in which culture and personality is valued and respected.

- Involvement and input into every phase of a project

- Competitive wages

- Healthcare including dental​,​ vision​,​ and life.

- We offer a 3% match on our IRA plan

- Paid time off

- Profit-based bonuses

- Varied continuing education to build on professional and personal skills

- Healthy Snack supply from SnackNation

Required software

  • Shopify
  • Klaviyo

Skills

  • Store setup
  • E-commerce
  • 3rd party integrations
  • Page speed optimization
  • Theme
  • Migration
  • Custom app development
  • Data migration
  • Integration
  • Conversion rate optimization

Location

1701 Meeting Street, Charleston, South Carolina 29405, United States

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