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Senior Web Developer

Knix Wear

Knix Wear

Software Engineering
Toronto, ON, Canada
Posted on Tuesday, June 11, 2024
Knix is a direct to consumer intimate apparel brand that is re-inventing intimates for real life. Through our innovative products and our engaged community, we are empowering people everywhere to be unapologetically free. Launched in 2013, we are one of the fastest growing companies in Canada and globally recognized as an innovator within the apparel space.
The Senior Web Developer is responsible for reviewing requirements, analyzing the data needs of the requirements, and designing, developing and documenting customer interaction points on the Knix web properties indicated by the business requirements. This will entail reviewing and working with the product management team to completely realize the business logic and requirements for features, reviewing the existing code base to leverage existing functionality, designing a solution that is in line with Knix’s coding standards along using SOLID principles, unit testing the implemented solution, and then assisting the QA team to test where necessary. The Senior Web Developer will also mentor junior developers by:
i)Performing code review
s)Holding peer-to-peer design reviews.
The Senior Web Developer will also document the integrations, providing details of the data fields being mapped and transformed.

About You

  • You’ve had plenty of years of web development experience, both on the front-end (react), but also back-end systems (via API calls).
  • You have experience using Shopify (Liquid)
  • You’ve been building in React or Next.js for the past few years, but want to show what you can do. You’re a champion for best coding practices.
  • You are a champion for SOLID development principles.
  • You enjoy being part of a team’s success, and not just your own.
  • You want to work somewhere that everyone is welcome, not just tech-folk.
  • You are passionate about software development and technology, and it shows in the quality of your work. You’re always asking “Why not?” when presented with a challenging digital problem.

The Opportunity

  • Provide technical expertise and guidance on web development.
  • Review business requirements to determine the best design for providing quality, speedy, web interactions for users.
  • Review/research data endpoints to push or pull information from.
  • Working with the integrations team, determine flexible, scalable solution designs to provide web experiences that leverage third parties.
  • Occasionally work with databases to enhance existing functionality on the website.
  • Attend and interact with all aspects of Knix’s agile process, such as attending daily stand-ups, backlog grooming, spring planning, and sprint retrospectives.
  • Work with junior to intermediate developers on reviewing and improving their web development skills.
  • Move software features or bug tickets through Knix’s bug tracking process, from realization, to review, to pointing, implementation, and deployment.
  • Work with the QA team to understand changes and test cases to ensure quality in your solutions.
  • Attend regular meetings to ensure alignment on daily, weekly and monthly objectives.
How we Hire
Our people are what make Knix, Knix! Our people are passionate and have a strong belief in our mission. Our people are naturally curious and ambitious by nature. Employees feel respected and supported at Knix. We take an inclusive and equitable approach offering the same interview experience to every candidate we meet with. Knix is an equal opportunity employer, we celebrate everyone and their intersecting identities. We know and believe that diverse and inclusive teams empower us to make better decisions and inspire innovation so that we can better serve our customers and community. We are committed to providing reasonable accommodations and will work with you to meet your needs. If you are a person with a disability and require assistance during the application process, please don’t hesitate to reach out! We celebrate our inclusive work environment and welcome members of all backgrounds and perspectives to apply.