We Are Hiring


Front End Developer

Job Description

Who We Are

Fostr is a premier Shopify Plus Agency based in the North East and working with clients across the globe. We love the North East (and the opportunity to work globally).

We specialise in luxury, fashion, beauty and lifestyle, working with brands including Victoria Beckham (Fashion and Beauty), Beach House Group (Millie Bobby Brown’s Florence by Mills, Moon by Kendall Jenner), Ralph & Russo, Polaroid, Gymshark, Triangl and Clarks Shoes. We love our clients.

We strategise, design, build and optimise exceptional eCommerce experiences for our clients. We love the work that we do.

We are friendly, fast growing and ambitious, providing unrivalled opportunities for our team to work with some of the most exciting brands in the world. We love our team.

Who We Are Looking For

A Front End Developer who loves to solve problems and build engaging, modern user experiences for consumer facing brands. Someone who is able to work in a fast-paced agile team and manage their time effectively.

What You’ll Do

You will work as part of a crew to plan and deliver the development aspect of client projects.

Other responsibilities include:

  • Build responsive websites and web applications
  • Browser and device testing all your work
  • Work closely with our Designers to translate design prototypes into a fully functional website and web applications
  • Clearly communicate technical solutions to team members
  • Attending client meetings when required
  • Create technical documentation
  • BAU work

What You’ll Bring


  • Modern front-end development background (JavaScript, CSS preprocessors, HTML)
  • Familiarity with JS based build tooling (Webpack, Babel etc.)
  • Working to deadlines
  • Experience with Git version control
  • Understanding of SEO requirements

Desirable Experience:

  • Experience or a keen interest in reactive JS frameworks (Vue, React etc.)
  • Knowledge of functional and object oriented programming paradigms
  • Understanding of server-side/client-side rendering and the pros and cons of both
  • Experience with testing.

Nice to Have:

  • Experience in building modular and reusable components/libraries
  • Experience in writing backend services in Node.js
  • Experience with continuous integration and deployments

What You’ll Get

  • Opportunity to work with some of the biggest stores on the Shopify platform, including global luxury, fashion and beauty brands
  • Unlimited holidays
  • Relaxed and flexible working environment
  • Your own Macbook
  • Office based in Ouseburn - close to public transport and main commuting routes

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we are currently operating fully remote and we envisage this continuing for the foreseeable future. The safety of our team is paramount to us, we will not return to the office until it is completely safe to do so. We have always - and will continue to - offer remote working to our team.

How To Apply

Please send your CV to hello@fostr.io

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity in our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability status.