Shopify šŸ›’ Developer, Remote

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Shopify šŸ›’ Developer, Remote

Job description

Lead ecommerce development at Xfive

Searching for a newĀ professional challenge? We are looking forĀ a leading Shopify developer to support a growing number of ourĀ e-commerce projects like Floris London or Office Oasis.

Feels like at home here? We are looking for you

Xfive has been creating digital products sinceĀ 2005. We areĀ a part of a larger ecosystem of companies which includes XWP and X-Team.

Join our team to refresh your career and unlock unique future possibilities.

What we offer

  • We engage the clients and win the projects so that you can focus on development.
  • You can work as a remote freelancer or full-time from our Krakow office.
  • As a freelancer you can work the hours that best fit your schedule and from the comfort of your own home.
  • You will get access to our welcoming, diverse and supporting community on Slack. Our company culture is based on virtual high-fives, which promotes a healthy work environment.
  • You would start with an hourly rate of $25 USD / hour and can quickly work your way up to $35 USD / hour if you prove to be reliable, deliver high quality and communicate proactively.
  • You will get an onboarding bonus $500 USD after 3 months since hiring.
  • We will support you on learning new skills or acquiring professional certifications.
  • You will have possibility to work on open-source projectsĀ or publish Shopify related blog posts
  • We organize a virtual Christmas party, non-virtual ski weekend and other team-building activities during the year.

High-fives are part of our Slack workspace to appreciate others and celebrate smaller or bigger achievements.


What skills you should have

We are looking for talented mid-level to senior freelance developers that have both front-end and Shopify skills. You should be able to work independently on commercial projects so at least 2-3 years of experience with such projects is necessary.

One of our developers hired back in 2016

General skills

  • You are able to deliver projects on time and at a high-quality level
  • You have a passion for development and continuous self-education
  • You have a 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

Ā Development skills

  • Very good knowledge of modern front-end development:Ā HTML5, CSS3, Responsive Web Design, Performance Optimization, Accessibility.
  • Pixel precision and a basic aesthetics sense. Ability to convert UI in various formats like Figma, Sketch, Photoshop to a functional front-end
  • Very good knowledge ofĀ JavaScript.
  • Good knowledge of CSS preprocessors:Ā SCSSĀ is preferred.
  • Good knowledge of scalable and maintainable CSS methodologies (BEM, ITCSS).
  • 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.
  • Good knowledge of Git version control system.
  • Ability to work with the command line and modern web development tooling

Recruitment process

This is how our recruitment process works:

  1. We will check your application and screening questions 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 simple front-end and Shopify test challenges.
  3. If you pass the test, we will invite you to an onlineĀ interview focused on technical skills and knowledge and soft-skills.
  4. If you pass the interview, you will become a member of Xfive. Congratulations! :)

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