Technical Lead

Remote / Full Time / 1 Open Position
Who We Are
Uncap is a Chicago-based agency specialized in implementing end-to-end eCommerce solutions for DTC and B2B eCommerce companies. We build functional, state of the art, high-performing and results-driven eCommerce websites. 

We're considered leading Shopify & eCommerce industry experts but, above all, we take pride in our reputation as ethical and decent humans. We care about and appreciate our hard-working team members, and prioritize transparency and a work/life balance. When you work for Uncap, you:
  • Have a direct impact on the company and the work you do.
  • Are compensated very well for the work being done.
  • When we grow, you grow! Unlimited opportunities.
  • Experience uncompromisable client satisfaction.
The Person

Are you a great communicator, detail-oriented compartmentalizer with a strong ability to work with clients? Do you foster strong client relationships focused on the relentless pursuit for client satisfaction?  Do you “tell it like it is,” have little tolerance for excuses, and thrive in a “No BS” environment? If you are professionally mature and passionate about helping others, this position could be the perfect fit for you!

What You'll Do
  • Lead and coach our team of developers to build solutions for our clients. 
  • Create, document, and implement best development practices and internal tooling.
  • Work closely with our Head of Delivery to ensure smooth launches for our clients. 
  • Develop prototypes as we consider solutions.
  • Build and maintain trust with both internal teams and clients through excellent communication.
  • Identify risks, oversights and needs early.
  • Manage a number of consecutive projects.
  • Review the shipped code and conduct quality control for all client projects.
Our Ideal Account Executive
  • Solid eCommerce experience: Understands all aspects of eCommerce very well, including how disciplines are aligned with each other.
  • Strong experience with Shopify: Has an intimate understanding of the platform, its technology and its ecosystem of apps. 
  • Agency technical lead experience: 2+ years 
  • Senior level Shopify backend and frontend technical skillsets.
  • 3+ years of web-based experience. Integrating with third-party APIs, creating Shopify themes from the ground up, creating custom API interfaces.
  • Ability to lead, hire, coach and train new technical team members. 
  • Knowledge of modern frameworks and coding paradigms. 
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills.
  • The ability to manage a team including their workload, deadlines and capacity.
Compensation and Benefits
  • Competitive Compensation
  • Remote Work
  • Two Weeks Personal Paid Time Off
  • One Week Collective Paid Time Off  (Summer Week - Agency Closed)
  • Health coverage
  • Yearly Company Retreat
  • Education & Professional Development
  • Get to work with an awesome, friendly and smart team
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