Front End Developer at eHouse Studio

eHouse Studio

Front End Developer

Full-Time in Charleston, SC - Mid Level - eCommerce Development

What You Will Be Doing

  • You will develop new user-facing features
  • You will build Reusable code and libraries for future use

  • You will implement and maintain eCommerce web and mobile designs

  • You will optimize application for maximum speed and scalability

  • You will collaborate with internal teams and client teams

  • You will coordinate with outside contractors, consultants, and companies discussing the approach to a solution and delegating tasks

  • You will decipher technical documentation for APIs, eCommerce systems, open source projects, etc.

  • Clearly communicate solutions to team members and clients both verbally and in written documentation

  • You will provide leading edge technical solutions

  • Rigorously educate yourself with the latest development techniques and best practices

  • Implement new digital technologies or development techniques that help to meet client goals and business objectives

  • You will provide support for ongoing accounts

  • You will collaborate internally to continue to improve process and company growth goals

  • Translate requirements and mockups into fully functioning websites using HTML/CSS/JS

Required Skills

  • Has 2+ years of experience in web and mobile technologie

  • Possesses strong technical and design skills including HTML5, CSS3, Javascript.

  • Basic understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS.

  • Proficient understanding of client-side scripting and Javascript frameworks.

  • Has a desire for continued education and enjoys keeping up with tech industry trends and learning new technologies.

  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git.

  • Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them.

  • Good understanding of SEO principles and ensuring that application will adhere to them.

  • Familiarity with tools such as Sketch or Photoshop.

  • Has the ability to collaborate effectively and communicate clearly, especially in dealing with non-technical team members and/or clients

  • Is a creative problem solver and out-of-the-box thinker.

  • Is able to juggle multiple priorities in a fast-paced work environment.

  • Examples of responsive web design

  • Solid understanding of cross-browser/platform issues and code solutions. Excellent time management, problem-solving, teamwork, and communication skills

Extra Credit

  • Experience with Shopify

  • Experience with liquid or PHP templating

  • Experience working with other eCommerce platforms (Magento, etc.)
  • Understanding of conversion rate optimization or data-driven product development (analytics, a/b testing, etc.)

  • Experience working with and templating a CMS (Craft CMS or Wordpress)

  • Versed in agile development and best practices

Can you bring the “Human” Factor?

  • You offer help before someone has to ask.
  • You are not afraid to tell a joke (even if it’s a bad one.)
  • You ask “why?”
  • You want to help build a better company because it is good for you and the person sitting next to you.
  • You strive to find the opportunity in every obstacle.
  • You smile, even frown at times, laugh, & try hard!

You're Going to Love This

  • Located in historic downtown Charleston, SC. If you don't know much about Charleston, think world-class food, amazing beaches and rivers for relaxing, surfing or kayaking, and some of the nicest people you'll ever meet.

  • A Mac-based office; state of the art MacBook Pros and Cinema Displays at every desk

  • Complex, challenging projects and incredible clients that inspire out of the box thinking

  • An accommodating, collaborative, and open environment in which culture and personality is valued and respected.

  • Involvement and input into every phase of a project

  • Competitive wages

  • Healthcare including dental, vision, and life.

  • We offer a 3% match on our IRA plan

  • Paid time off

  • Profit-based bonuses

  • Varied continuing education to build on professional and personal skills

  • Healthy Snack supply from SnackNation

An in-house candidate is preferred for a full-time position in our Charleston, SC office so please be local to Charleston or be willing to relocate. However, we will consider a remote applicant if there is a mutual fit for skills and culture.

Recruiters and agencies need not apply.

About eHouse Studio

eHouse Studio is a customer-first eCommerce agency, combining the best of UX design, technology and analytics to create sites that shoppers love, and retention tactics that keep them coming back. Learn more