Corra Shopify Plus Technical Lead in New York, New York
Corra is the global digital agency that lifestyle brands trust to accelerate their growth. Working at the intersection of commerce technology and customer experience strategy, we are known for our unmatched ability to deliver comprehensive digital solutions to leading B2C and B2B retailers.
Over the past 15+ years, we have helped merchants enable and scale their commerce vision, channeling our expertise and passion in the Magento Commerce, Adobe Experience Cloud, SAP Commerce Cloud, and Shopify Plus platforms along with many vetted technology partners.
Winner of multiple Best Places to Work awards, we offer exciting and challenging projects with industry leading companies, competitive health benefits, flexible work arrangements, ongoing career development, company outings and tons of other bonuses.
Corra is looking for a Shopify Plus Technical Lead to join our team. The Technical Lead will work with our project and support teams to provide our clients with high quality development services. They will work with the team on new ecommerce projects, from initial business development and discovery phases through implementation and deployment of the projects. In addition, they will maintain and enhance existing Shopify Plus ecommerce websites while adhering to best practices. Preferably an experienced ecommerce professional, the Technical Lead will have a passion for researching and learning the latest digital technologies.
Work with the Corra team on new ecommerce projects, from initial business development and discovery phases through implementation and deployment of the completed project
Maintain and enhance existing Shopify Plus ecommerce websites while adhering to best practices
Play a significant role in the requirements gathering, working with Solution Strategists and Delivery Managers by providing technical suggestions.
Partake in Scrum and Sprint planning calls and provide technical input (approach, estimate)
Create high level technical design documentation
Perform code review before deployment and provide technical review/ feedback to engineers
Have a detailed technical understanding on work happening in assigned projects
Have technical ownership of groups of projects
Shopify Plus experience required
Expert in Shopify Liquid template language
Expert in Shopify APIs and its usage
REST API working knowledge
Working knowledge in Custom Shopify APP development
Experience in Shopify Theme development
Proven knowledge with Admin API and Storefront API
Background in Product modeling and configuration via Shopify Admin
Understanding of Product, Discount, Inventory, Fulfillment, Order APIs and customizations using the APIs
Awareness of the Marketing Events, Discounts, Gift Cards and their configurations in Shopify
Experience with Shopify instance management and configuration
Knowledge in data migration and synchronization between Shopify instances
Experience with code version/ branching tools like Git/SVN
Good knowledge in AJAX/JQuery
Prior experience with product/Customer/Order import Export management
Experience integrating with backend systems such as ERPs, WMS, OMS, etc.
Solid knowledge of performance Improvement best practices.
5+ years of ecommerce web development experience.
3 or more Shopify Plus project implementation experience
PHP Experience is nice to have
Experience/Knowledge of steps involved in migration of an existing commerce site running on a different platform to Shopify Platform (eg: Magento to Shopify)
Comfortable researching and adopting new web technologies.
Familiar with SEO / SEM best practices
Prior experience with React / Node / NoSQL stacks is nice to have
Prior experience with Shopify theme frameworks such as Slate and/or Timber is nice to have
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