The ideal candidate will have 5-8+ years experience of strong front-end development and a strong knowledge of back-end technologies and systems. You’ll work closely with visual designers, UX designers, and other developers.
Expertise in developing for e-commerce platforms. (bonus if you have worked with Shopify Plus, Magento, or Salesforce Commerce Cloud).
Expertise in developing for content management systems (bonus if you have worked with Craft CMS, Statamic, or similar system).
Expertise in developing and testing across multiple browsers, platforms, etc.
Expertise in responsive web development, fluid layouts and mobile device optimizations.
Expertise working in technical team environments and processes.
Expertise working with 3rd-party API integrations (our clients tap into a lot of third parties for implementation and skinning).
Knowledge with back-end technology stacks (PHP, MySQL, Nginx, Apache).
Excellent skills understanding valid, standards-compliant HTML5 and CSS3 techniques.
Experience optimizing front-end performance, by coding practices and tools.
Expertise with module builders and task runners (Webpack, Gulp).
Expertise with CSS pre and post processors (Sass, PostCSS, etc)
Expertise with the Git version control system.
Must understand accessibility and security compliance.
Bonus, if you are familiar with Docker.
Bonus, you have a strong knowledge of command line (bash, zsh, etc).
Bonus, if you are proficient in MacOS (most of our tools, licenses, and processes are mac only). Drink the Kool-Aid™.
Extreme passion for detail and technology.
Must appreciate good design and know when something feels out of place.
Excellent debugging and problem-solving skills.
Communicative and clear under tight deadlines.
Ability to interact professionally with a diverse group of people.
Strong time management and problem-solving capabilities.
Enthusiasm to work in a fast-paced and dynamically changing environment.
Self-motivated, can work without supervision and be proactive in solving a challenge.
Demonstrated ability to accurately estimate and scope development work.
Approach technical challenges with an open mind and desire to innovate.
Bachelor's degree in related field (preferred).
Elevate is a privately held, Chicago-headquartered agency offering digital commerce design and development for some of the most well recognized brands in the US.
We offer competitive compensation perks including:
Subsidized Health, Dental and Vision Insurance
Pre-tax Transportation Benefit
Flexible Spending Account
Term Life and LTD Benefit
15 days paid vacation in your first year
Paid Volunteer Time off
Flexplace work option
Summer hour Fridays
A casual and fun work environment
Please visit us at www.elevatedigitalcommerce.com