Shopify Developer

PANGAIA

To apply for this job please visit thepangaia.com.

PANGAIA is at the alternative crossroads of fashion, nature, and science, committed to innovating a better tomorrow. We are a global collective of one heart and many hands — scientists, technologists, designers — creating essential products from innovative tech and bio-engineered materials.

We believe it will take a collective effort to make the planet a better place for generations to come. We know we can’t do that on our own, so that’s where our collective comes in. We are about transparency — from sustainability and philanthropy, to design and manufacturing. We are constantly looking for ways to do better.

We give voice through science as a direct-to-consumer company that leverages the power of narrative to enact positive change in our world. We do this by developing materials, fusing science with design, cultivating our community and making decisions in inclusive, direct, educational and positive ways.

We strive to stretch existing limits, categories, borders and science. Join the movement to help us design a better future, together.

The Role

Job Title           Shopify Developer

Department     Engineering, Information Technology

Based at           London Office

Reports to        Digital Director

Job Description

The Senior front-end developer is responsible for creating, modifying and deploying the HTML, CSS, JS, and jQuery required to implement the design mock-ups provided by the digital designer. This is a high volume and quick turnaround environment, so someone who is capable of thriving in these circumstances is essential for joining our team. Experienced in building interactive and out of the box UX designs whilst thinking commercially about conversion rates and optimised UX/UI.

Roles and Responsibilities 

  • Create, modify, and deploy responsively designed code for HTML, CSS, JS, and jQuery on our PHP based custom shopping cart
  • QA deployed code to help improve the user experience of our website and prevent quality assurance issues
  • Be involved in the web design and wire-framing process to help ensure a speedy and problem-free development cycle
  • Help implement a scalable and iterative development process to ensure we maintain the integrity of the code of our website. We need to know what code was implemented, why it was implemented, that no prior changes are overwritten, and that we have the capability to roll back a change easily, should it be required
  • Work closely with our off-site back end development agency to achieve any development tasks assigned to you
  • Efficiently manage all web development projects within JIRA and proactively report on projects to management and other involved parties

Experience

  • 5 years of expertise in HTML, CSS, JS, and jQuery
  • Experience with PHP
  • Experience with WordPress
  • Experience with E-Commerce Platforms is required
  • Experience with UX and UI design
  • Experience with graphic design is a plus
  • Experience with technical project management
  • Living in London

Please email us with your cover letter and a copy of your CV to careers@thepangaia.com.

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