March 24, 2017

Shopify Web/App Developer

If you’re looking for a fun, interesting role at a marketing agency – this is the right place.

Group 8A is a growing digital marketing agency based in New York City. We service an array of new and established brands and are looking for hardworking, bright and ambitious Shopify Developers who can build custom Shopify themes and apps for our company.

Minimum Required Skills:

  • Shopify Customizations/Integration with third parties
  • Shopify experience (i.e., APIs) is required
  • Ability to build Shopify Apps
  • Minimum 5+ years of professional experience working in a collaborative environment developing and maintaining e-commerce websites
  • Expert level knowledge with AJAX, JQuery Framework, and Liquid.
  • Extensive knowledge of HTML, XHTML, JavaScript, Bootstrap and CSS
  • Experience integrating third party APIs
  • Knowledge of current trends in website development and the tools necessary to build online and interactive projects
  • A strong passion for front-end architecture as well as driven attitude towards learning new web technologies
  • Solid understanding of cross-browser/platform issues and code solutions
  • Excellent time management, problem solving, teamwork, and communication skills
  • Understanding of conversion rate optimization or data-driven product development (analytics, a/b testing, etc.)
  • Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Computer Programming or similar field
  • Superb troubleshooting and debugging skill

Position Responsibilities:

  • Being a resident Shopify Plus developer/expert
  • Working with UX and designers to produce tight, forward-thinking, responsive and scalable front-end experiences
  • Building out custom Shopify themes and apps, as well as modifying pre-existing themes depending on the scope of the project
  • Working with Project Management to scope new functionality requests
  • Intense passion and strong desire to be successful in the field of web development or programming
  • Ability to move between customer projects, understand business needs that drive features and be consultative throughout
  • A great team player – we want to work with positive-minded people
  • Strong worth ethic and attention to detail
  • Thirsty for knowledge and willing to learn

Submit your resume to jobs@group8a.com