Senior Shopify Developer

Softlimit is hiring a Senior Shopify Developer frontend developer with at least 3+ yrs experience on Shopify Plus. You have a deep understanding of HTML, (S)CSS, Liquid, JS, Version Control/Git, and know your way around the Shopify platform.. We are looking for a candidate who is passionate about optimization and strategy. Knowledge of Webpack + JS Frameworks and Tailwind experience are all big pluses. You are also organized, communicative, and excited about the opportunity to become an integral member of a tight, but growing team. 

Softlimit is a fully remote Frontend design and development agency working with a wide range of Shopify merchants. With over a decade of experience as eCommerce experts—we enhance, optimize, and custom-build sites on Shopify Plus, helping our clients make the most of their online stores. We are a self-taught, music loving bunch who don’t take ourselves that seriously. But, we do take our client’s websites and their E-commerce needs VERY seriously. So, if you are someone who gets excited about big picture questions and is motivated to get your hands a little dirty crafting clean solutions for complex problems - you’d be a good fit for our scrappy team.

The Position:

As a Softlimit Developer, you will be working with other Senior Developers to expand and improve our internal development processes as well as trying to push the limits of what’s possible on the Shopify platform. This position will have some client interaction and be integral to helping Project Managers translate client requests into actionable Development projects. Our efforts are collaborative and we encourage our team members to bring new ideas and past experiences to the table, including peer reviews and helping guide Jr. Developers. We enjoy team camaraderie and are upping our remote Happy Hour game.

This is a full-time position, with competitive compensation, and flexible time off + Holidays. Our home base is New York City, so the position follows EST business hours. We respect your work/family/life balance and minimize any night or weekend hours for the team. The ideal candidate will be available for regular communication on Slack, Video Chat, and is familiar with task and time management systems like Clickup or Asana. 


  • Frontend development experience with a portfolio (HTML, CSS, JS) 
  • Git/Version Control
  • Experience with frontend development and JS frameworks  
  • Experience with website Speed and Performance optimization
  • Deep understanding of the Shopify relationships and attributes of products, variants, sections, templates, collections, etc.
  • Experience writing Shopify section and settings schema
  • Fluency in interpreting and working with third-party APIs (Klaviyo, ReCharge, etc)
  • An understanding of development -> production workflows and deployment practices
  • Orderly project structures and code cleanliness. 
  • Stellar written and verbal communication skills (Native-level English fluency preferred)
  • Time-tracking & good time management skills (Balance of Speed vs Quality)

Experience in any of the following will set you apart:

  • Agency Experience
  • Ruby on Rails Experience
  • Webpack Experience
  • Tailwind Experience
  • Google Tag Manager and Optimize Experience
  • Working Knowledge of Accessibility and SEO Best Practices


  • Fully remote
  • PTO, Sick Leave, Holidays
  • Annual Education Stipend for seminars, training, conferences, etc
  • After 1 year with Softlimit, eligible for hardware/software/home office stipend
  • Conference Attendance/Travel (when in-person events are available)
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