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Front End Developer - Data

Shopify, Ottawa

Commerce platform for small and medium-sized businesses


We are looking for an experienced Front End Developer with experience or strong interest in Data to supercharge the way we consume data inside of Shopify. As a Data Visualization Developer, you would be using your knowledge of JavaScript and it’s evolving ecosystem of tools to create intuitive and innovative ways to consume data across the company.The way data is presented is often the key to delivering a powerful insight. Conversely, poorly presented data can lead to bad business decisions. You are the kind of person who has strong opinions on the matter, along with the skills to turn your ideas into products.

Who we are looking for:

  • An experienced Front End Developer with deep JavaScript experience.
  • Comfort and ease with HTML, CSS, and good command of the DOM.
  • A strong interest in Data, and a desire to bring data to life with visualizations.
  • A wide breadth of knowledge of the JS ecosystem, and an ability to keep up with the latest best practices, tools, and frameworks.
  • A good taste and keen eye for UI and UX. You care deeply about the products you put in front of your audience.
  • Willingness to dive deep into any area and the motivation to truly master it.

It’s a plus if you have:

  • Previous experience developing data visualizations.
  • Knowledge of SQL.
  • Familiarity with best practices around visualizing data.
  • Experience with D3, SVG, WebGL, or similar.
  • Experience with back-end development using dynamic language (python, ruby), and integrating your work with web frameworks such as Rails.
  • Building apps that are responsive, performant, and scalable.
Here's how to apply:

If you’re interested in helping us shape the future of Shopify, click the “Apply now” button to submit your application. Please address your cover letter to Denis.

Experience comes in many forms, many skills are transferable, and passion goes a long way. If your experience is this close to what we’re looking for, consider applying. We know that diversity of thought makes for the best problem-solving and creative thinking, which is why we're dedicated to adding new perspectives to the team and encourage everyone to apply.

About Shopify

Shopify is a leading cloud-based, multichannel commerce platform designed for small and medium-sized businesses. Merchants can use the software to design, set up and manage their stores across multiple sales channels, including web, mobile, social media such as Pinterest and Facebook, brick-and-mortar locations, and pop-up shops. The platform also provides a merchant with a powerful back-office and a single view of their business. 

Want to learn more about Shopify? Visit https://www.shopify.com/