Developer (BigCommerce)

Developer (BigCommerce)

BigCommerce Developer

What we are looking for:

We are looking for a developer who will help us to develop an e-commerce website on the BigCommerce platform. The developer will work be involved in nearly all aspects of development, from developing the front end themes and UI, to providing support for custom integrations.

Before we continue to dive into the requirements for the role let’s talk about Why you should join Valtech?

Flexibility: We trust in the expertise, skills, and actions of our colleagues. That’s why we provide a flexible work schedule that supports work/life balance.

Career Advancement: We offer a career, not just a job. We invest in the personal and professional growth of every employee because we believe growth leads to both business impact and personal fulfillment.

Learning and Development: We foster a culture that encourages and promotes professional growth and development, with continuous learning through our in house LMS (Ask us about the Academy)

Toronto Benefits:

  • We offer competitive compensation, Group Benefit Plan, and a Health & Wellness program ($1000 toward mental health!)
  • Monthly events with an active culture club
  • We close over the winter holidays and keep summer hours to help you make the most of those sunny Friday afternoons

Want to learn more about our unique culture and awesome people click here

What you will do:

  • Work independently to develop E-commerce sites on BigCommerce.
  • Build out fully-functional BigCommerce pages to a provided design mockup
  • Experience working with BigCommerce themes and making updates and customizations
  • Be able to work with creative assets including imagery, artwork, and video content
  • Be able to create custom integrations between the BigCommerce platform and third-party applications
  • Experience working with product data, including creating, importing, updating, and merchandising products

What you should have:

  • University degree/college diploma in Computer Science or related major
  • 4 or more years of web application development experience
  • 2 or more years of experience with BigCommerce
  • Experience integrating with third party services
  • Experience with the successful delivery of several ecommerce projects
  • Demonstrated problem solving and troubleshooting skills
  • Self-starter with the ability to quickly learn new tools and products
  • Exceptional verbal and documentation skills
  • Knowledge of agile principles - scrum, backlog, etc.
  • Basic knowledge of HTML, CSS and Javascript concepts
  • Knowledge of ALM tools (Jira, TeamCity, TFS, Git, etc.)
  • Agency Experience is a plus!

Here’s a little about us:

Valtech is a global digital agency that focuses on business transformation for our clients. Founded in 1993, Valtech has established itself as one of the largest independent global agency groups with more than 3.000 exceptional individuals operating out of 40+ offices in 15 countries. We work with some of the world’s best-known brands from travel to retail, connected experiences to automotive and we’re now ready to bring on even more talented colleagues to join us.

We believe diversity is essential to creating the best digital products & experiences. Valtech is committed to providing and maintaining a work environment where all employees and candidates are treated with dignity and respect and that is free of bias, prejudice, and harassment. We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, ethnicity, citizenship, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, veteran status or any other legally protected status.

So, if you are looking for your next challenge? Then this is your chance to join our team of exceptionally talented, creative and innovative professionals working with composable Best-of-Breed technology platforms within the large-scale digital experience and e-commerce business area.