Junior Website Developer – Shopify

Catchfire, a remote digital marketing agency headquartered in New England, is seeking a full-time Junior Developer to assist with the creation and maintenance of different development projects. We’ve outlined more details below:

Responsibilities:

  • Develop solutions for clients while adhering to constraints and requirements
  • Maintain existing client websites and ensure continued performance and functionality
  • Balance time, cost and quality when implementing solutions
  • Contribute to best practices, workflows and company knowledge sharing
  • Follow provided designs with accuracy and improvise when needed

Requirements:

  • 2-4 years experience in web development
  • Cutting-edge knowledge of JavaScript, CSS and HTML
  • Full-stack capable but front-end preferred
  • Experience working with Shopify and CMS development
  • Proficient with templating languages (Liquid, Twig, etc.)
  • Able to collaborate on projects leveraging a sensible Git workflow
  • Experience with build tools such as Webpack
  • Passion for writing clean, intelligible, maintainable code
  • Experience building from Sketch files or PSD

Non-technical Skills:

  • High level of self-motivation
  • Ability to explain technical concepts to non-technical people
  • Welcomes constructive criticism
  • Good sense of humor

Nice to Have:

  • Prior agency experience
  • WordPress 5 and LAMP/LEMP stack
  • Shopify Plus
  • HTML email
  • Basic webmastering experience (DNS and hosting management)
  • Knowledge of UX design principles

This is a full-time remote role. Catchfire offers competitive benefits including healthcare, dental, 401k and disability. To apply, send a cover letter, resume and portfolio (Github, personal site, etc.) to careers@catchfirecreative.com.