Sr. Shopify Engineer

Flip Tech | WorldWide | 7 months ago

UnknownUnknownIntermediate (2-5 years)Intermediate (2-5 years)Long-termLong-termOver 30 hrs/wkOver 30 hrs/wk

We are a Shopify Digital Media Agency in search for a special candidate to be our a Sr. Shopify Engineer to join our team. Specialized in developing Shopify & Shopify Plus websites, across both desktop and mobile environments on the Shopify platform. We need someone who's English is fluent & can be client-facing. With the ability to complete bug fixes, document requirements & estimate new projects. If you've done Shopify Engineering & interested in scaling a dev team this is perfect for you.

You'll be managing 5-6 Shopify clients who have multiple stakeholders. High-level communication, emotional intelligence & technical acumen is key.

As our first line of defense, you can mitigate urgent escalations that need immediate development attention & be able to enhance our Project Management/Development Workflow.

We provide two overseas Development teams for you to lead & grow. Direct Shopify experience is a hard requirement. We need someone who knows Shopify like the back of their hand & can lead.

Education:
BS in computer science or a similar degree is desirable. Some formal training and/or certification is required.

Required Skills:
5-7 years developing Shopify themes.

Preferred Skills:
Expert knowledge of Shopify and proficient in its templating language (Liquid)
Highly skilled with front-end languages including JavaScript, HTML5, CSS3
Familiarity with Shopify’s component libraries
Proficiency in responsive design principles
Integrating with Mobile apps
Knowledge of APIs, webhooks, and data transformations
Ability to identify areas in code or our processes that can be streamlined
Ability to write unit tests and/or specs
Solid grounding with common design patterns and development best practices
Customer-first mentality with the ability to empathize with customers and their needs
Strong drive to continually improve and to stay on the cutting edge of technology
work 9-5 PST, Remote is fine.

* Bonus points for entrepreneurial-minded candidates