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Virtual BigCommerce Senior Developer

Posted about 2 years ago

Senior Developer (BigCommerce/Shopify)

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Job Description

LiveArea Company Statement:

LiveArea, a PFSweb, Inc. brand, is a global commerce services company. We combine business strategy, experience design and technology to help leading B2C and B2B organizations deliver exceptional commerce solutions worldwide. We are a diverse team with distinct interests, skill sets, and backgrounds collaborating across all facets of commerce. Together, we take pride in driving measurable and material value for our clients by leveraging our holistic commerce expertise within specific industry vertical markets.

Company Vision:

We will provide a holistic commerce solution across vertical industries

We will be world-class across all service offerings

We will engage with our clients as a consultative & unified partner

Sr. SMB Developer

The Sr. SMB Developer is responsible for providing pixel-perfect standards, code purity, development leadership, new ideas, and continually help the overall improvement and growth of the development team. This position will work with developers, designers, project managers, and other members of the LiveAreaLabs crew to conceive, plan, develop, and deploy cutting-edge web experiences. He/she will provide clear technical direction to developers, QA, and the business on development related tasks.

Job Description

We are looking for a Node.js Developer responsible for developing a set of APIs that will act as a middleware environment sharing data between multiple REST APIs in an eCommerce environment. Your primary focus will be the development of all server-side logic, definition and maintenance of core application and connected databases, and ensuring high performance and responsiveness to requests from the front-end. You will also be responsible for integrating the front-end elements built by your co-workers into the application. Therefore, a basic understanding of front-end technologies is necessary as well.


Integration of user-facing elements developed by front-end developers with server side logic

Writing reusable, testable, and efficient code

Design and implementation of low-latency, high-availability, and performant applications

Implementation of security and data protection

Integration of data storage solutions MongoDB, MySQL, NoSQL, and other RDBMS

Preferred Experience

Experience with general eCommerce development issues and requirements such as Payment Processing (Authorization and Settlements), Order Management, Product Management

Experience with SaaS eCommerce platforms such as BigCommerce / Shopify

Hands on experience with developing 3rd party marketplace applications for SaaS platforms

Development experience within a cloud hosted Docker environment

Previous experience developing (from scratch) HTTP API clients in Node.js

Stencil SDK (BigCommerce) experience a plus.

Skills And Qualifications

Strong proficiency with JavaScript

Knowledge of Node.js and frameworks available for it

Understanding the nature of asynchronous programming and its quirks and workarounds

Good understanding of server-side templating languages ...

Good understanding of server-side CSS preprocessors ...

Basic understanding of front-end technologies, such as HTML5, and CSS3

Understanding accessibility and security compliance

User authentication and authorization between multiple systems, servers, and environments

Integration of multiple data sources and databases into one system

Understanding fundamental design principles behind a scalable application

Understanding differences between multiple delivery platforms, such as mobile vs. desktop, and optimizing output to match the specific platform

Creating database schemas that represent and support business processes

Implementing automated testing platforms and unit tests

Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git


PSD to CSS work (or similar)

One or more of the PHP Frameworks, such as Wordpress, Drupal, or Joomla

One or more of the JavaScript Frameworks, such as Jquery, Moo Tools, Prototype

Slicing and working comfortably within Photoshop

Project management skills or other relevant business skillset

Technical, Information, System Architect experience

Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Dreamweaver)

Client relationship skills

Pre-employment background screening will be conducted.

PFSweb Inc., is an EEO/AA - M/F/Disability/Protected Veteran Status.

Job Location

Remote US, United States

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