Shopify is a leading eCommerce platform designed to help businesses of all sizes succeed in the world of eCommerce. Founded in 2004, Shopify has become a trusted software solution among businesses looking to take their business online. With powerful features, an intuitive user interface and fast performance, Shopify offers a comprehensive package for companies looking to build an online presence.For the tech-savvy business owner, Shopify offers a powerful platform with tools to create a beautiful website, manage inventory, track order fulfilment and manage customer service. Tech professionals can leverage the platform to customize store configurations and develop custom applications and integrations. Shopify is built on a secure, modern retail technology called Liquid, which powers themes, apps and add ons used for customizing Shopify stores. With Liquid, developers can get creative with custom UI/UX designs and powerful APIs. The platform also supports popular coding languages such as Python, Ruby, Java, and PHP. In addition to its user-friendly platform, Shopify also offers unparalleled customer support and a wide selection of third-party apps and integrations. Thousands of businesses rely on Shopify for their online presence and with their advanced technology, developers can confidently move businesses online quickly and efficiently. Shopify is an excellent choice for technology professionals looking to immerse themselves in a vibrant eCommerce platform and build a successful application development career.

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Software Development Engineer

Average Work Hours (weekly unless noted): 40 hours
Average Salary (yearly in dollars unless noted): 81220
Description: This position provides software development engineering services to support our product and systems development processes. As Shopify’s software engineer, you are responsible for coding, evolving, and maintaining software and systems for the business. You will work closely with product owners, product managers, and UX/UI designers to create effective and meaningful experiences for Shopify customers. You must be able to quickly adapt to changing project requirements, product features, and email or chat support needs.
Qualifications / Requirements: Bachelors in software engineering or relevant field, proven expertise in software engineering, experience working in software development or product engineering at a software company, understanding of systems architecture principles, comfortable working in a fast-paced environment and collaborating across teams, problem-solving, critical thinking and excellent organizational skills.
Locations: Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal, Waterloo, Kitchener, Brisbane, Sydney, Singapore, Dublin, London
Career Paths: Software Engineer, Web Developer, Data Architect, Machine Learning Engineer, User Experience Designer, Product Manager, Technical Support Specialist, Quality Assurance Tester, Business Analyst, DevOps Engineer.
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Frequently Asked Questions

What type of benefits does a Shopify employee receive?
Benefits offered by Shopify include health and dental insurance coverage, education fees and courses, and a retirement savings plan.
What is a typical day like for someone in a customer service role at Shopify?
A customer service role at Shopify entails responding to customer inquiries, building relationships with customers, and resolving escalated customer issues.