Seeking Shopify Developer - Full Time (NYC or Seattle ONLY)

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Universal Standard ( 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.

You will serve as a technical lead for improving and maintaining the ecommerce UX/UI across all our digital touch points. Expectations include the execution of clean and speed optimized HTML/CSS/Javascript/Liquid that transforms design assets into engaging and powerful brand experiences, both on the ecommerce platform and within other digital marketing channels such as email and social. 

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
At least 5+ years of experience with front-end development, with proficient understanding of web markup and scripting, including HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript frameworks (jQuery or similar)
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

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You're probably better off recruiting locally than on here if it's an in-house only position, but if you really can't find anyone, feel free to contact us: 

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Hello Jason,

Hope you are doing well!

I just sent you an email. Kindly find details and i will be happy to help you.
Join me on SKype at cis.scott

Thanks and regards,
Scott W.

Scott Walter
[scott.cisin20 at gmail dot com]
[S-k-y-p-e: cis dot scott]
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