Full Stack Developer (E-commerce)

  • Focusrite
  • High Wycombe, UK
  • Apr 20, 2022
Full time Information Technology

Job Description

Full Stack Developer (E-commerce)

Based: Hybrid / remote working with offices based in London / High Wycombe
Term: Permanent, Full time
Salary: £40000 - £65000pa +. Excellent benefits

You are a self-driven developer, enthusiastic about modern browser-based development. You have worked on e-commerce sites and have a good eye for UX, design and beautiful user interfaces. You write clean, well-tested, maintainable code and can empathise with less technical users. You are familiar with designing and maintaining REST APIs and have a good overall knowledge of cloud services.

The Role:

You will be working with a cross functional agile team to deliver customer facing web experiences, helping audio enthusiasts and professionals find and purchase the right products and connecting them to our ecosystem to get more value of their purchases.

You will help develop a great purchase experience, using customised UI leveraging specialised commerce frameworks.

You will contribute to the design of the platform in a highly available, scalable, and observable way while continuously improving the user experience based on metrics and feedback.


  • Write excellent, maintainable code, and take part in code reviews.
  • Work together with designers to implement beautiful and accessible user interfaces.
  • Implement features and fix bugs across the stack.
  • Discuss design and implementation details with the rest of the team.
  • Adopt modern development practices with the team.
  • Review pull requests from other team members.
  • Be a mentor to more junior members of the team.

Skills and experience required:

  • You have experience developing commercial e-commerce sites at scale.
  • You have 3+ years of experience with JavaScript (Typescript being a plus)
  • You are proficient in a modern JavaScript framework (we use React and Node).
  • You have developed REST APIs (and/or GraphQL).
  • You are familiar with web development tooling (webpack, npm, etc)
  • You have experience with using an ecommerce framework (Shopify, BigCommerce, Commerce Tools or similar) and integrating with payment gateways
  • You have experience with cloud services. We use AWS lambda, dynamo DB, API gateway extensively.
  • You’re a strong advocate for testing code and doing pair programming, You understand common web infrastructure tooling (CDN, databases, in memory caches, etc...).
  • You are familiar with git-based workflows (pull requests, rebasing, etc.) We use GitHub.

Experience of any of the following would be an advantage:

  • Good HTML/CSS knowledge
  • A DevOps mindset (infrastructure as code, monitoring, etc)
  • Experience working with a design system (we use storybook)
  • An understanding of core web protocols (HTTP, OAuth2, JWT, etc)

About Us

Focusrite plc is a global music and audio group that develops and markets music technology products. Used by audio professionals and amateur musicians alike, our solutions facilitate the high-quality production of recorded and live sound. Our audio technology brands stand together, seeking to enrich lives through music by removing barriers to creativity – ‘we make music easy to make’.

The Focusrite Group trades under nine established and rapidly growing brands: Focusrite, Focusrite Pro, Novation, ADAM Audio, Sequential, Martin Audio, Optimal Audio, Ampify Music and Linea Research. With a high-quality reputation and a rich heritage spanning decades, its brands are category leaders in the music-making industry.

Music technology is an enriching space to work in and we enjoy a Group-wide open-door culture which encourages innovation. This culture, combined with a passion for the inspirational solutions we create, has led to the group winning numerous accolades, including three Queen's Awards for Enterprise, the AIM Company of the Year Award 2021 and regular appearances in 'The Sunday Times 100 Best Small Companies to Work For’.

The Focusrite Group is dedicated to building a great place to work and as an equal opportunity employer we are committed to Diversity and Inclusion. The group mission is to cultivate an equitable culture, internally and externally, where all people feel they are welcome, safe and positively represented, because at Focusrite they truly are. Equally, we recognise the major impact that climate change is having on our world and work every day towards being industry leaders in a carbon neutral future.

Benefits include flexible/hybrid working, company pension, life insurance, private healthcare, employee purchase scheme, group bonus scheme, company music events, offsite company parties and free breakfast/lunch in the canteen. We arrange company training sessions and encourage personal development.