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Lead Software Engineer

Job post summary
Location
Specialty Engineering and Development
Team Engineering

About the role

As Shopify grows, we help the company scale with automation and creative products that connect people, increase productivity, and make information accessible to all. We combine smart technology decisions with feedback from Shopifiers to build solutions that make a big impact on how people work at Shopify.

We’re looking for an experienced development lead. Someone who is passionate about performance, accessibility, and building for the long-term. As a member of the team, you’ll not only write code, but find ways to improve important aspects of daily life at Shopify such as transparency, community, and the ability to get shit done.

Things the team is looking for:

  • Technical leadership and/or management experience
  • The ability to grow the team from a hiring perspective, know the gaps and help fill them
  • Ownership of the technology direction for the team, ensuring we are optimizing our products for the needs of our customers (Shopifolks!)
  • Experience building and scaling user-focused web applications
  • Experience with Ruby on Rails, SQL databases, GraphQL, React
  • A strong commitment to user experience and quality

If you’re interested in helping us shape the future of commerce at Shopify, click the “Apply Now” button to submit your application. Please address your application to Jodi. Tell us why you’d make an awesome lead!

Please note that all applications will be reviewed - we will contact candidates with next steps.

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