Front-end Developer (+ Shopify, BigCommerce, HubSpot), Remote

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Front-end Developer (+ Shopify, BigCommerce, HubSpot), Remote

Job description

We are looking for a talented mid- to senior-level frontend with Shopify, BіgCommerce, or HubSpot experience or willingness to expand your skills for developing on these platforms. This is a remote freelance position.

What we offer

  • we engage the clients and win the projects so that you can focus on your passion: creating amazing code
  • international projects for interesting clients
  • hours that best fit your schedule and from the comfort of your own home
  • support for learning new skills and acquiring professional certifications
  • start with an hourly rate $25 / hour and work your way up to $35 / hour. (Most of our projects are hourly based, some have fixed budgets.)

Note: Our job ads are aimed at developers from Central Europe. Consider whether you apply if you don't have a reasonable time overlap with CET

Requirements

General skills

  • Ability to deliver projects on time and with high-quality.
  • Passion for development and continuous self-education in your area of expertise.
  • Code samples showing all your relevant skills. Each code sample is a non-trivial example showing your best skills and knowledge.
  • Good programming skills and knowledge of general principles (DRY, abstraction, KISS, code refactoring and optimization, etc). 
  • Consistent coding style and passion for well-organized, clean code.
  • You have good verbal and written communication skills in English and you are not afraid to communicate with the clients directly during online meetings
  • Good knowledge of the Git version control system.
  • Ability to work with the command line.

Front-end development skills

  • Very good knowledge of HTML5, CSS3, Responsive Web Design, Performance Optimization, JavaScript & Accessibility.
  • Knowledge of at least one of the frameworks (Angular, React, Vue) is a plus.
  • Good knowledge of scalable and maintainable CSS methodologies (BEM, ITCSS) and CSS preprocessors: SCSS is preferred.
  • Basic aesthetics sense.

Optional development skills

If you don't have any of these skills yet, but would like to learn them, let us know in the application form.

Shopify

  • Experience with the Shopify platform and general experience with e-commerce.
  • Good knowledge of Shopify Liquid template language.
  • Experience with Shopify Slate and Theme Kit.
  • Shopify certificates and courses are plus.

BigCommerce

  • Experience with the BigCommerce platform and general experience with e-commerce.
  • Experience with Stencil
  • BigCommerce certificates are a plus

HubSpot

  • Experience with HubSpot CMS development and general experience with HubSpot APIs .
  • Good knowledge of HubL template language.
  • Experience with HubSpot CMS CLI.
  • HubSpot certificates and courses are a plus.

Recruitment process

This is how our recruitment process works:

  1. We will check your application and code examples to see if you would be a good fit to our team.
  2. If you pass the initial screening, we will invite you to do a quick front-end test project.
  3. If you pass the challenge, we will invite you to a call interview(s) focused on technical skills and knowledge, and soft-skills.
  4. If you pass the interview(s), you will become a member of Xfive. Congratulations! :)

For more details check out our blog post How we hire great developers.