Backend Web Developer for Shopify

TKEES Headquarters, Toronto

We’re looking for a Backend Developer who can help keep our site running smoothly and build new features as we work to increase sales through

You’ll be part of a tight knit team and will be collaborating with the creative and marketing teams to understand and improve the current TKEES digital experience.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Backend development specific to Shopify
  • Develop custom Shopify apps based on given requirements and to replace existing installed third-party apps
  • Work with, and produce APIs
  • Encrypt data when necessary
  • Produce code that is clean and documented
  • Optimize and cleanup existing code
  • Build website functionality based on mockups, analytic data, and verbal communication
  • Optimize the site for maximum speed and scalability
  • Ongoing testing, debugging and fixing website issues
  • Troubleshoot, debug and address other QA issues

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Experience with Shopify platform is mandatory
  • Proficient knowledge of coding languages (JavaScript, Liquid, jQuery, HTML, CSS)
  • Proficient knowledge of Shopify APIs and creating databases
  • English speaking, writing and editing skills
  • Thrives in a collaborative team environment
  • Keen eye for detail

Nice to Haves:

  • Experience with Google analytics
  • Understanding of SEO
  • Experience with analyzing data
  • Knowledge of coding languages (PHP, Ruby, Python, MySQL, Java)