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Senior Website Developer

  • Cape Town, South Africa
  • Durban, South Africa
  • Sandton, South Africa
  • Port Elizabeth, South Africa
  • Remote, South Africa
+4 more
Design & Creative

Job description

Our client is looking for a Senior Website Developer to join our team full time. This client is a digital marketing agency whose main areas of focus are helping eCommerce brands to grow their most profitable revenue channels. This position will be a fully remote position.


  • Build an interactive, engaging, competent Shopify and/or Wordpress store(s) to boost sales and increase revenue

  • Design customizable Shopify and/or Wordpress themes and alter existing templates according to established benchmarks

  • Closely collaborate with UI (User Interface) and UX (User Experience) design teams to build strong, unique, and state-of-the-art user experiences

  • Develop seamless connections with platform APIs , marketing tools, and Shopify and/or Wordpress apps to optimize the store for peak efficiency and functionality

  • Enhance store performance by regularly testing and debugging the website

  • Provide adequate technical support and quality assurance to keep the Shopify and/or Wordpress store(s) running seamlessly

  • Boost conversions by properly optimizing the website

  • Develop responsive layouts for desktop, tablet, and mobile platforms.

Job requirements

  • 3+ years of experience developing E-Commerce websites (Shopify and Wordpress are a must)

  • Excellent working knowledge and experience with HTML, CSS, jQuery, and WordPress and Shopify theme development.

  • Must be organized and detail-oriented to efficiently execute and manage a variety of projects simultaneously.

  • Ability to set up and build new WordPress and Shopify sites, and customise existing sites.

  • Technical knowledge for maintaining WordPress and Shopify websites.

  • Knowledge of Customization of themes & plugins

  • Experienced and proficient with responsive design and development.

  • Write clean, well-designed code and contribute in all phases of the development lifecycle.

  • Ability to convert comprehensive layout and wireframes into working HTML pages.

  • A passionate approach to your work that includes testing, writing clean code and looking for new and innovative ways to constantly improve.

  • Good communication skills.

  • Dependability and attention to deadlines and details.

  • IMPORTANT: Must be willing to work US East Cost Hours (Approx. 2pm-11pm SA Time)

  • Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
  • Durban, Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa
  • Sandton, Gauteng, South Africa
  • Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa
  • Remote, Gauteng, South Africa
+4 more
Design & Creative