Hi! We are Wildlabs (https://wildlabs.co), a design and technology studio based in Auckland, New Zealand. We are a team of 8, some of us are based in Auckland, some are remote.
We are looking for a passionate frontend developer with at least 3 years of commercial experience, ideally in web agency/studio environment.
custom design-oriented websites mainly based on Laravel / Statamic / Vue / Nuxt / Jamstack
custom e-commerce websites mainly based on Shopify
We don’t work with off the shelf themes and site-builders, big proponents of clean code and modern tech.
Ideal candidate will:
work closely with our talented designers and bring Figma-based designs to life with high attention to detail
have backend experience enough to integrate frontend with Laravel/Statamic CMS
have experience with Vue and Nuxt, but based on strong knowledge of vanilla JS
have experience with Shopify custom themes and apps integrations
have good base knowledge of semantic HTML, accessibility best practices
know accessibility, performance and cross-browser/cross-device best practices
know modern CSS and pre-processors, BEM methodology
have knowledge of SEO technical best-practices (Open Graph, JSONLD etc)
strive to improve, learn and write clean and reusable code
work in a team, will not disappear randomly (important with remote roles)
overlap with our NZT +12 timezone for at least 3-4 normal office hours every working day
WebGL/animation platforms (gsap or similar)
PHP and Laravel in advanced capacity
basic DevOps skills (AWS services)
If you don’t have all the above, but have most of them and ready to learn - feel free to apply!
From our end:
interesting, creative and challenging projects
technical project managers, no need to deal with odd client requests directly
new tech, ability to experiment with things
(sometimes) decent jokes in our Slack channels
Overseas candidates will be considered full-time contractors by New Zealand law.
Please only apply if you are able to provide examples of your work, and describe what exactly you were working on, that’s the most important factor for us.
Please apply with your CV and work examples.
IMPORTANT: We are aiming to reply to all applicants, but due to large amount of applications, might only apply to most suitable for the role, please don’t be offended if you don’t hear from us. No recruiters and HR agencies please.
Apply for Mid/senior Frontend Developer at Wildlabs