Universal Standard (www.universalstandard.net) is seeking a Shopify developer or an experienced front-end developer with full stack skills that can take our customer ecommerce experience to the next level. This is a full-time position for applicants in NYC or Seattle ONLY.
Web application development experience is required as we are also looking to extend the abilities of Shopify to better fit our needs. If you enjoy a challenge and thrive in a fast paced but rewarding environment, please read on.
Develop scalable backend services in key focus areas such as logistics, analytics, and inventory management
Front end development / responsive design (PSD to Liquid)
Develop the strategy and roadmap for data/analytics tools and systems
Evangelize the value of data/analytics and help drive a data-informed culture
Be accountable for the data warehouse
Implement and develop data reporting and analytics
Develop an infrastructure for personalization
Work with the entire team to provide a consistent, fast, and delightful, experience to our customers and partners
Add custom functionality to the Shopify platform/custom Shopify theme development
Ability to create front-end code in adherence with current standards to implement design solutions for all types of online content - from scratch if necessary
Assist with email marketing and the creation of its briefs and execution including but not limited to coding, testing and scheduling in Klaviyo
Ensure high quality graphic and usability standards, maintain the company's image, identity, and communication style across digital marketing campaigns, websites, landing pages, etc.
Build reusable, on-brand code and libraries for future use
Optimize site content and/or hierarchy based on Google Tag Manager (GTM) data, weekly reporting, external site reporting, A/B site testing, and/or other relevant data sources
Knowledge of SEO best practices is imperative
Assist and develop ongoing strategies and reporting for A/B testing of web and/or other online marketing content
Assisting/directing QA of all new features executed on the site
Expert knowledge of Shopify template code: liquid / HTML / CSS / JS
Expert knowledge of responsive design
3+ years of experience acting as a technical lead or solo developer with a focus on UX/UI
2+ years experience with Shopify required
Proven experience developing sites with a mobile-first approach (media queries, etc.)
Experience with common debugging tools (firebug, Chrome Developer)
Willingness to learn new technical applications and programs with proven ability to solve problems creatively and effectively
Experience working in email content management systems such as Klaviyo, a plus
Experience working with data feeds and APIs for automation of paid media, email marketing and site product recommendations is required
Background in retail or wholesale is a plus
Must be extremely organized and detail oriented
Up-to-date with the latest Web trends, techniques and technologies
Digital marketing experience is a plus
About Universal Standard: We started Universal Standard because size had become the dividing line determining who had the privilege and freedom to dress with quality and style.That had to change, so we changed it. Starting with the premise that clothes should look and feel good, we created a line of modern essentials, with a chic, downtown but classic aesthetic - giving women a new standard in style and experience. Come join our ever-growing team. For more information please visit www.universalstandard.net.