Web Developer

Job description

We're TeeTurtle, a rapidly growing e-commerce company in the nerdy apparel industry.  With a highly social audience and an extremely shareable product, TeeTurtle presents a unique opportunity for a Web Developer to make an immediate impact on revenue.  We are looking for top talent as we expand our web team.

The Ideal Candidate:
You are confident developing both front-end and back-end solutions for an e-commerce store with over 400k monthly unique visitors.  You have an unmatched talent for efficiently identifying and solving problems.  Your ability to code is rivaled only by your attention to detail.  You appreciate the need for iterative A-B testing.  You keep abreast of industry trends in user interface.  You keep yourself well organized and your code pristine.

The Job Expectations:
  • Execute both small-scale and large-scale web development projects in .liquid
  • Work closely with the marketing team to execute A-B tests
  • Troubleshoot bugs reported by online customers
  • Spearhead mobile and desktop site redesign projects
  • Continuously optimize the user interface
  • Manage relations with external web development teams in Canada and New York
  • Make recommendations that will improve user experience, site speed and conversion rates
  • Consistently deliver results on time


The Necessary Qualifications:

  • 1-3 years of experience in UI design
  • 3-5 years of experience in web development
  • Expert Javascript, HTML & CSS knowledge
  • Knowledge of AJAX and Ruby on Rails
  • Ability to quickly learn and implement new code
  • Experience designing and coding user interfaces (both mobile and desktop)
  • A willingness to do extensive research to fill in any gaps in knowledge and become an expert in all required areas of web development
  • A strong design sense and attention to detail

    The Pluses:                

    • A strong connection to the world of nerd culture
    • A degree in computer science or a related field
    • A sharp wit and good sense of humor
    • Experience working in an e-commerce and/or entrepreneurial environment
    • Experience with the Shopify e-commerce platform
    • Knowledge of technical SEO principles