Full Stack Engineer

Knix is looking for a Full Stack Engineer to focus on the front-end development for both the Knix and Knixteen sites across web, mobile and tablet.  The successful candidate will create purposeful and on-brand E-Commerce experiences in order to drive new customer acquisition, engagement and retention. 

 

About you

  • You are a motivated self-starter. You are eager and enthusiastic in learning and incorporating best practices as they continue to evolve.
  • You are a strong team player and you love to win. You want to set yourself and your team up for future success!
  • You’re curious and constantly asking how you can make something better. 
  • You are passionate about using data for testing and learning.
  • You’re a creative thinker that is obsessed with the customer experience, pixel perfection and end-users who smile.
  • Above all, you’re proactive, positive and inspired by Knix and our mission. 


Responsibilities

  • Iterate and optimize the paid marketing funnels and website conversion.
  • Implement dynamic, consistent, pixel-perfect interfaces in HTML/CSS/JavaScript focused on scalability and cross-browser compatibility in mind (from web to mobile to tablet).
  • Utilize customer feedback and metrics in order to develop and test new features and experiences to move the needle on acquisition, engagement and retention metrics.
  • Design and code new features.
  • Conduct testing and fix any bugs that may come up. 
  • Suggest new features or technical improvements that could be implemented in the system. 
  • Software development using agile methodologies.
  • Participate in engineering training meetings and tech talks.

 

Qualifications

  • 2-3 years’ experience building websites and creating rich, easy and engaging user experiences
  • Mastery of implementation using HTML, CSS, and JavaScript.
  • Experience with modern front-end libraries and frameworks such as jQuery, Bootstrap, Foundation, etc.
  • Experience with responsive design and mobile oriented websites.
  • Experience in working closely with 3rd party APIs. 
  • Experience building consumer facing products, experience in eCommerce (specifically, Shopify) is a plus.
  • A penchant for writing tests and/or test driven development is a plus.
  • Experience in NodeJS and MySQL / MariaDB is a plus.
  • Experience working on teams in an agile-scrum environment is a plus.

 

Think you fit with knix? Please send your cover letter and CV to careers@knix.com with the subject line “JOBS: Full Stack Engineer”