Front End Developer

Direct applicants only

The Working Party are seeking to hire a mid-senior Front-End Developer to join our team of experts in the eCommerce space. 

You'll join an awesome team, work on challenging projects, learn on the job and develop your skills as well as have the flexibility to work from home.

Applicants with Mid to Senior levels of experience (3+ years working in a full time role as a frontend developer) are encouraged to apply - If you’re already working for an agency, particularly in the eCommerce space (including on other platforms such as Shopify, Shopify Plus, Wordpress, WooCommerce etc) or brand side developing eCommerce sites for a retailer, we would love to hear from you.

Level 1, 109 Hawke Street West Melbourne VIC 

Type of employment
Full time

About the role

In this role you’ll work directly within a team of exceptionally talented individuals responsible for delivering some of the most complex, beautifully designed and high performing eCommerce builds globally on the Shopify Plus platform.

Things we value

  • Collaboration: nothing great was ever built by one person. You’ll enjoy working as a team – learning from others and sharing what you know.
  • Integrity: you’re reliable, honest and will always deliver on your word.
  • Motivation & leadership: we’re an ambitious bunch – for ourselves, our teammates and our clients. We are committed to achieving incredible results for our clients and solving problems where others can’t.
  • Delivery: We value performant code, accessible HTML5, well-structured SCSS and humorous banter on Slack.

About You

  • You code clean, modern HTML5, CSS & JS (you know when to use avs a )
  • You take pride in the readability & maintainability of your code
  • You understand and implement cross-browser compatibility
  • You strategically choose solutions that support efficiency in rendering, loading, and painting of the page on the full spectrum of devices and networks without sacrificing UX
  • You value design aesthetics while seeking opportunities to leverage new techniques

Other Things About You

  • You use Git
  • You have built something with React, Vue or Ember 
  • You have experience retrieving and posting data via REST or GraphQL
  • You take personal responsibility for your deadlines, code quality, and tasks
  • You can communicate your ideas clearly

Even more things that might describe you

  • You can write your JavaScript without using jQuery & friends
  • You contribute to open source projects, maintain a blog, Twitter
  • account, or seek to contribute to the community in some way (not
  • necessarily the tech community!)
  • You have a willingness to help co-workers with their JS issues and
  • love to share what you know

Job benefits and perks

  • Competitive salary with scheduled annual reviews
  • Flexible working - office or home, you choose what works for you
  • Professional development support and training
  • A Macbook Pro and Apple accessories
  • Lots of internal education from your colleagues & external education from industry experts
  • Most likely some new friends
  • Teammates based in Melbourne, Sydney, Perth, Adelaide & Auckland

About The Working Party

We design and build best-in-class eCommerce websites on Shopify Plus for retailers with complex technical requirements, who value brand and seek rapid growth through innovation. Our clients are market leaders — pushing boundaries and capitalising on opportunity at home and abroad.

We built the first Shopify Plus site in Australia and have been leading eCommerce development on Shopify Plus in the region since with clients including JB Hi-Fi and KOOKAÏ. 

If you're keen to learn more or think this sounds like you please shoot though your application.

Salary commensurate with experience.

Direct applicants only, no recruiters.

From the studio

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“It's a supportive team where everyone helps each other and it's encouraged. There's a culture of learning and growing our individual skills, while appreciating each others strengths.”

Geoff - Front End Developer

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