Rock Candy Media is looking for a freelance eCommerce developer with Google Analytics, Google Tag Manager, and SEO. You’ll work directly with the Lead Developer and Art Director to ensure each site meets the standards required.
• Creating custom WooCommerce sites
• Maintain existing eCommerce platforms (WooCommerce and Shopify) and administer changes to user interface and/or back-end data architecture database
• Design and develop new functionality enhancements for eCommerce web sites
• Identify and resolve systems issues
• Perform quality assurance tests and ascertain the cause of the problem when performance is not meeting standards – Execute solutions
• Stay current on emerging technologies with the goal of applying these technologies to current and future projects
• Troubleshoot and improve upon website functionality
• Perform updates and maintenance on high volume ecommerce website and servers
• Assist in troubleshooting eCommerce EDI issues with partner sites
• Perform integration of third party services
• Payment gateway and processor maintenance
• Provide insight and analysis of conversions, traffic, average order value and key word rankings with actionable responses to negative trends.
Required Professional Skills and Experience
• Demonstrable experience with WooCommerce and Shopify eCommerce software and platform required
• Expertise in server side .PHP programming
• Expert level proficiency in database structure, design optimization and maintenance in SQL and MySQL
• Experience with search engine optimization management, Google Analytics, and Google Tag Manager
• Commitment to building for excellent user experience
• Knowledge of website design, hosting and routing on public domain
• Experience in diagnosing and troubleshooting issues, bug fixes and site improvements
• Solid understanding of coding techniques to prevent cross-site scripting and other malicious attacks.
• Solid understanding of browser/platform compatibility issues and code solutions.
• Experience with Adobe Photoshop or Illustrator helpful.