Lead Full-Stack Developer in The DJ Hookup

FULL_TIME

    Remote job — Full time

Programming | Semi Senior

Salary: $2000 - 3500 USD/month

Fully remote

Build on a 10-year foundation that has made us the top-rated DJ equipment dealer online. Lead us in making more DJs and producers happy with technology!
After years of working with contractors, we're looking for a full-stack Lead Developer to join our team and help us achieve the next level of our company's potential. Not only will you work directly with management on complex, strategic problems, you'll have the opportunity to design solutions, lead the team in all technical considerations and define our technical culture.

About Us

The DJ Hookup is the 2016, 2017 and 2018 highest customer-rated DJ retailer online thanks to our great prices and experience that we deliver to every customer, every time. We put customer experience above everything else.

We are a team of top-performers looking for equally ambitious talent to support our growth. If you'd like to do meaningful work that makes people happy, we're a great fit.

About You (Qualifications)

  • You are looking for a career, not just a job. You are eager to advance via self improvement, contribution to something bigger & hard work.
  • You have 3-5+ years of full-stack development experience with expertise in Magento 1, Magento 2, LAMP and related core technologies
  • You've solved a variety of complex problems across numerous ecommerce sites, including ERP/inventory management, analytics packages, marketing automation, catalog management solutions, user experience improvements, site speed optimizations, mobile adaptation, repricing, etc.
  • You've worked on other shopping carts and e-commerce infrastructures and can advise on and lead migration from Magento 1 to a modern platform.
  • You possess a human-centric attitude towards design and development and genuinely care about how your deliverables affect the end user.
  • You hold a high personal standard for your work, paying attention to detail and taking care to test and deliver product with minimal bugs and maximum efficacy.
  • You’re a resourceful problem solver, capable of finding answers when they're not handed to you, developing solutions without perfect knowledge, navigating obstacles and prioritizing outcomes over methods.
  • You're a team player. You embrace helping non-technical team members navigate technical complexities. You empower other technical team members to do their best work by sharing your expertise. You value harmony in your professional relationship and people like working with you.
  • You're a producer that values shipping functional code on a regular, timely basis to achieve business outcomes, not just initiating or working on tasks.
  • You actively invest in your own skills and knowledge, keep up with professional publications
  • You're excited to work with a company with excellent business fundamentals that still has a startup attitude help create immense leverage with technology quickly.
  • Must be available [at least] part time immediately!

Responsibilities/Outcomes

  • Outcome Ownership & Requirement Development - Understanding full user stories & desired outcomes of internal stakeholders, even when imperfectly communicated. Help stakeholders refine & clarify requirements until vision can be technically implemented and business outcomes fully met.
  • Solution Research & Sourcing - Based on clarified requirements, conduct & contribute to solution research. Assess and advise on costs and benefits. Advise when to buy and when to develop in house. Provide recommendations based on expected outcomes, costs, timeline & dependencies/obstacles.
  • Full-Stack Solution Development - Integrate front end, back end & server-level solutions. Work with vendors, hosting & other developers, as needed, to achieve this.
  • QA - QA solutions to deliver work with minimal errors, checking basic efficacy, most common use cases & minimizing QA burden on other team members. Proactively check for likely errors and complications related to known issues.
  • Software Development Lifecycle - Maintain clean code standards, strict source code control (GIT), clear branching strategy and deployment methodology. Advise on & lead development workflow for maximum output with minimum time and budget. Proactively advise on evolving project budgets & timelines.
  • Technical Leadership - Proactively provide technical insights to management regarding strengths, weaknesses, opportunities & threats. Help train, onboard and set a technical culture for future technical hires & collaborators. Be the face of technical discussions in any situation necessary.

PREFERRED QUALITIES

  • Comprehension of modern UI/UX trends
  • Previous team/project leadership experience
  • Strong network of colleagues
  • DJ/music production interest/experience

Compensation & Benefits

Locally competitive compensation depending on experience and qualifications.

Additionally, you’ll have -

  • Access to our entire catalog of top DJ/pro-audio brands at factory price.
  • Paid time off and flexible local holidays
  • Variety of personal development opportunities
  • Location independence, provided no disruptions in reliability

Fully remote You can work from anywhere in the world.
Flexible hours Flexible schedule and freedom for attending family needs or personal errands.
Informal dress code No dress code is enforced.

About The DJ Hookup

The DJ Hookup, began building "the Zappos of DJ and music production gear" in 2010. Since then, we've become the highest customer-rated company in the industry and set the bar for service. We've achieved this with a simple philosophy - treat each customer — The DJ Hookup's full profile