Careers

Looking for your place in the Shopify agency ecosystem? We're not hiring at the moment, but are always open to new connections for the roles below.

Please review the descriptions fully before you apply at the bottom, and come grow with us.

Roles

Shopify Designer

Purpose

Your purpose at Monumental is to use design to meet the business objectives of our clients, making ecommerce web more beautiful and usable, and building our reputation as a design leader.

About you

  • You have a well-thought perspective on design, while also maintaining a curious flexibility and willingness to consider other perspectives. You apply the one that works best in the case at hand.
  • You're not an ego-driven designer, designing for design's sake. Rather, you see design as a means to solving problems and achieving goals.
  • You're an avid fan of data-driven, user-centric design and you enjoy using analytics and other information to inform your design decisions.
  • You understand that on the web, anyone involved in creating a product is, on some level, a designer. You always consider how clients and their customers will interact with the experiences we build.


Qualities

  • Creative
  • Curious
  • Empathetic
  • Decisive (but not dogmatic)
  • Communicative


Career Track

Shopify Designer > Senior Shopify Designer > Creative Director > VP, Design

 

Day to Day

Common tasks

  • Participate in project planning and discovery, estimation.
  • Create mobile-first design prototypes using best-practices for usability, accessibility.
  • Collaborate with Sales, Strategy, and Development teams to conceptualize design solutions to user experience problems.
  • Collaborate with the Development team to guide interactivity in the final product.
  • Deliver assets to the Development team.
  • Create screen-share/videos to document process, decision-making, or direction for others.
  • Extend and refine the templates and components in our design library.
  • Follow, extend, and refine internal Standard Operating Procedures.
  • Scale our methodology by documenting key processes and tools.
  • Create display and social ads, email assets, and templates for both clients and internal.
  • Champion the Monumental brand by being active in the Shopify design community.
  • Create content and collaborate with leadership on design efforts in order to empower sales.


Required knowledge

  • Have a basic understanding of how websites get built, how design can and generally cannot be used online, information architecture, accessibility and usability.
  • Understand and have a history of putting ecommerce UX/UI design principles into practice.
  • Have designed for, and used Shopify themes.
  • Have used Figma and know how to use styles, assets, components, and variants to speed the design process.
  • Experience working on a fully-distributed team.


Tools you'll use

  • Apple computer hardware
  • Figma
  • ClickUp
  • Zoom
  • Shopify Admin
  • Google Workspace (Email, Calendar, Docs, Sheets, Slides)
  • Dropbox
  • Loom
  • Slack

 

    Compensation

    Hourly/contract: $60-$85
    Estimated annual salary range of $75,000-$85,000
    Compensation is based on location, skills, and experience and is not a cap

    Jr. Shopify Developer

    Purpose

    Your purpose at Monumental is to build front-end components and styles, working with your development peers and the design team to bring interactive concepts to life.

    About you

    • You have a well-thought perspective on development, while also maintaining a curious flexibility and willingness to consider other perspectives, technologies, and tools. You apply the one that works best in the case at hand.
    • You're okay with ambiguity or unknowns because you're a diligent problem-solver and answer-finder. Google (et al), Stack Overflow (et al), and Slack channels are your friends.
    • You're appreciative of good design, with the belief that anyone involved in creating a product is, on some level, a designer. You always consider how clients and their customers will interact with the experiences we build.
    • You have a Jobsian perspective on code: that no matter the beauty of the exterior, if the interior is trash, well, the whole thing is. The unseen components should be as intricately detailed as those seen every day.


    Qualities

    • Curious
    • Communicative
    • Driven
    • Meticulous


    Career track

    Development Intern > Jr. Shopify Developer > Sr. Shopify Developer > Development Director > VP, Technology

     

    Day to Day

    Common tasks

    • Use HTML, CSS, JS, and Liquid to create Shopify web elements matching client-approved designs and functionality.
    • Fix, optimize, or otherwise maintain code on our portfolio of client sites.
    • Communicate any blockers, progress, and statuses regarding a task.
    • Debug code and/or suggest alternate solutions for your own or teammates' code.
    • Use Github to create branches, push new code changes, and create and merge pull requests.
    • Collaborate with the Design team to guide interactivity in the final product.
    • Extend and refine the templates and components in our component library.
    • Collaborate with Sales, Strategy, and Design teams to conceptualize development solutions to user experience problems.
    • Create screen-share/videos to document process, decision-making, or direction for others.
    • Follow, extend, and refine internal Standard Operating Procedures.
    • Scale our methodology by documenting key processes and tools.
    • Create content and collaborate with leadership on development efforts in order to empower sales.


    Required knowledge

    • 1-2 yrs. in a Development role or equivalent, preferably with Shopify experience.
    • Understand HTML, CSS, Liquid, and JavaScript best-practices, creating standards-compliant code, including responsive techniques, performance implications of CSS/Animations and of JavaScript.
    • Knowledgeable in modern CSS concepts like Grid and Flexbox, CSS custom properties or informally-named CSS variables.
    • Familiar with and comfortable using modern build tools like Parcel, Vite, or Webpack.
    • Balance 3-4 different things in a day with ease, and take initiative to fill the entirety of your day after those assigned are complete.
    • Balance multiple projects in a week, ensuring quality and timeliness across your tasks.
    • Demonstrated ability to work with minimal oversight, able to take ownership of projects.
    • Attention to detail and a keen eye for excellent customer experience concepts.
    • Able to follow site optimization and performance best practices (accessibility, SEO, site performance/speed).
    • Able to test and reconcile cross-browser compatibility issues.
    • Able to operate Figma if necessary, as part of design handoff.
    • Able to explain technical stuff in layman’s terms to non-developers.
    • Mac user, quick with the keyboard and adept with shortcuts and time-saving apps.
    • Experience working on a fully-distributed team.


    Nice-to-haves

    • Experience with any of the technologies that we use and love: Web Components, React.js, Vue, Next.js, Node.js, Rails, Netlify/Serverless Functions, Tailwind, Shopify Polaris, MongoDB, Airtable, Pipedream, or Mechanic.


    Tools you'll use

    • Apple computer hardware
    • ClickUp
    • Github
    • Zoom
    • Shopify Admin
    • Google Workspace (Email, Calendar, Docs, Sheets, Slides)
    • Dropbox
    • Loom
    • Slack

     

      Compensation

      Hourly/contract: $65-$80
      Estimated annual salary range of $60,000-$75,000
      Compensation is based on location, skills, and experience and is not a cap

      Shopify Account Specialist

      Purpose

      Your purpose at Monumental is to help our clients fulfill their businesses objectives on Shopify by providing support inside the Shopify Admin and related tools like Recharge and Klaviyo.

      About you

      • You love a good process.
      • You enjoy talking with and have a passion for helping others, always offering to go above and beyond to help others achieve their goals.
      • You are an excellent communicator, both written and verbal.
      • You are detail-oriented and enjoy working on multiple projects.


      Qualities

      • Curious
      • Communicative
      • Meticulous
      • Articulate
      • Unflappable


      Career track

      Shopify Account Specialist > Account Manager > VP, Accounts
      Shopify Account Specialist > Strategist > Senior Strategist

       

      Day to day

      Common tasks

      • Answer questions about, and helping our clients with, everything Shopify-related.
      • Shopify development store setup and onboarding for our clients.
      • Theme customization content entry.
      • Export/import and manipulate Shopify data.
      • Make edits to product data in bulk on Shopify.
      • Write documentation (both internal and external) for common support topics.
      • Create screenshare/videos to document process, decision-making, or direction for others.
      • Checking in with customers to maximize their happiness and success.


      Required knowledge

      • At least 2 years of experience supporting technical products.
      • Have used the Shopify admin.
      • Organized, attentive, responsive.
      • Comfortable with light modifications to HTML and CSS.
      • A general understanding of ecommerce best practices.
      • Experience working on a fully-distributed team.


      Tools you'll use

      • Apple computer hardware, ideally
      • ClickUp
      • Zoom
      • Shopify Admin
      • Gorgias
      • Google Workspace (Email, Calendar, Docs, Sheets, Slides)
      • Google Marketing Platform (Analytics, Tag Manager)
      • Dropbox
      • Loom
      • Slack

       

      Compensation

      Hourly/contract: $30-50
      Compensation is based on location, skills, and experience

      Are we a match? Let's find out.

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      What Monumental has to offer

      We're a supportive team, excited about all things Shopify.

      We understand designing for the web is a constant learning process, our team is open to feedback and continual improvement. We do our best to set everyone up with clear user stories and SOPs to drive smooth, seamless, and independent work. However, when anything is unclear, or you could just use some help, our team is passionate about helping each other out.

      We want you to grow and learn here.

      We want you to grow with our company whether that is learning or mentoring , we want you to have both. We encourage you to learn new technologies or try a different solution on a new project.

      Work on new and exciting projects monthly.

      Like any agency, we are constantly winning new projects and clients in need of creative solutions. We work to pair you with projects that match your skills and interests—and also empower you to learn new skills.

      We're an earnest and hardworking, yet balanced and funny group of great people!

      There are no egos at work here. We're all in it to do good work with great clients, and then leave work at work when the work is done!

      We don't subscribe to 60-hour work week culture of #crushingit.

      We have a generous PTO policy.

      We plan for and observe all major U.S. holidays — and then some.

      Work from Wherever... Home, coffee shop, mountain top. Wherever you do your best work, go there.

      Our full-time staff is eligible for health and dental, 401k with employer matching, technology stipend or reimbursement for hardware and software, paid industry association membership dues, professional development, and industry conferences.