Senior Backend Engineer

16/10/23 5500 – 6500 USD/MONTH Remote

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    Join the dynamic team at The Shop Doctors, a leading fully remote company with team members spanning the United States and the Philippines. Founded and led by accomplished partners Yavor Milchev and Billy Buckles, we specialize in developing top-tier Shopify apps that optimize the performance of eCommerce shops. Our portfolio includes apps ranked in the top 5% on the Shopify platform, contributing to over $2 billion in annual sales for our clients.

    We are seeking two experienced and passionate Senior Software Engineers to join our fast-growing team. In this role, you will be instrumental in constructing innovative apps, integrating valuable features, and providing essential support for our clients. As a remote team member, you will have the opportunity to work on cutting-edge projects and contribute to our success.

    What You’ll Do:
    • Develop consumer-facing apps using Vanilla JavaScript, React, PHP, Laravel, MySQL, HTML, CSS, and Sass.
    • Collaborate on a clean and tested codebase, supporting multiple UI products.
    • Utilize a TDD approach in the backend development process.
    • Troubleshoot and debug minified JavaScript code in the browser.
    • Engage with React and Shopify Polaris for client admin tools.
    • Apply expertise in Laravel (or a similar framework), PHP 8, JavaScript, and MySQL.
    • Use automated tests to ensure software quality and enhance development speed.
    • Research, plan, and execute solutions independently.
    • Work collaboratively with an entrepreneurial mindset, contributing to our ongoing success.
    What We’re Looking For:
    • 5+ years of experience as a senior engineer.
    • Expertise in Laravel, PHP 8, JavaScript, and MySQL.
    • Strong debugging skills and attention to detail.
    • Proficiency in automated testing for software quality.
    • Experience with at least one modern UI framework: React, Vue, Angular.
    • Knowledge of AWS is a plus.
    • Familiarity with the Shopify API or developing Shopify themes/apps is advantageous.
    • Ability to troubleshoot minified JavaScript code in the browser.
    • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal).
    • Availability to work a schedule of 10 AM to 7 PM CET, with flexibility during high-demand seasons.
    • An entrepreneurial mentality and a strong desire to make a meaningful contribution.

    What You’ll Receive:
    • Competitive salary and the freedom to work remotely from anywhere in the world.
    • Opportunity to build features and apps for a top player in the Shopify app space.
    • Exposure to a cutting-edge and automatically-tested codebase.
    • Learning opportunities from a diverse team with various backgrounds and experiences.
    • Direct interaction with shop owners to provide expert solutions.

    Ready to Join Us?

    Feel ready to commit 100% to building great brands? Apply today! We welcome applications from driven individuals with a hunger for responsibility and the opportunity to contribute to a rapidly evolving company with ambitious goals.

    Over 60% of our candidates get invited to an interview with our Clients.

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