- Developer
19 March 2019 X

Lead Shopify Developer–

Salary £35,000 - £50,000 + Bonus
Location Halifax
Type Permanent
Sector Digital Technology IT

About the post–

POST– are recruiting for a Lead Shopify developer to work for our client who is a leading Shopify partner. As a business, they build the best eCommerce businesses that cover everything from strategy, design and development, and ongoing growth marketing. They work exclusively with high-growth eCommerce businesses looking for a true partner to drive their journey.

This is a hands-on role developing sites for your clients and brands, laying the foundations in this area of the business to support the growth and the building, leading and mentoring of a team of developers.

In your role as Lead Shopify Developer, you will own all technical output within the business and shape the way they deliver Shopify projects for clients and their own brands. You’ll give them and their clients' confidence in the delivery of projects, define the way they build and deliver sites and ensure they run a steady and reliable ship in terms of technology.

You will push the boundaries of what is possible for our clients, challenge the norm and deliver exceptional eCommerce sites time after time.

What we need from you–

We’re looking for an adventurous person aligned to the core values of the business. They're a hungry, passionate startup, looking for the right person to join the journey.

Lead Shopify Developer Skills

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in front end development – HTML, CSS (SASS, SCSS), JS
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience with Shopify – Liquid
  • Experience in version control – GIT
  • Shopify Plus experience and Ruby experience a bonus
  • Ability to review, lead and mentor a team of internal and remote developers
  • Excellent organisational and communication skills and the ability to make sure clients and colleagues receive the right information at the right time
  • Experience with Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch or similar
  • Ability to plan and shape new e-commerce website projects

What you’ll get–

They reward and incentivise everyone in the business to create a culture where creativity, agility and results are the order of the day. There are no hierarchies and they work in cross-functional groups to bring the right experts together to get the best results possible.

The basics

  • Competitive salary levels
  • Performance related bonus scheme linked to the growth of our business and brands
  • Company pension scheme
  • Working across industry-leading brands and our own internal brands
  • Flexible working – you can work wherever you get the best work done
  • Great office environment including a rooftop garden, free fruit, great coffee, music and games consoles
  • Work/life balance is a given

The differentiators

  • You’ll have a real voice in the running of and shaping the technical front of the business
  • Work in an exciting entrepreneurial environment
  • Your work will count. You’ll make a difference every day.