We are looking for a Lead Magento Developer dedicated to his/her craft with the ability to hit the ground running. You will be a middle to senior level full stack PHP developer. The successful candidate will lead the development of all the ecommerce websites and will have the opportunity to build a team around them.This is a fantastic opportunity to be a part of a company who are at the beginning of huge success and are operating at the height of technology. The successful candidate will take a senior position within the company managing a team of designers and developers. Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Function effectively in a team based, iterative software development life cycle with emphasis on timely task completion and high quality deliveries
Provide comprehensive estimates for development efforts; including analysis, programming and testing
Create custom themes from supplied UX/UI specification and web design comps
Extend upon core Magento features and develop new custom Magento features
Install, evaluate, code-audit and update third-party Magento extensions
Proven ability to lead Magento Development Team
Collaborate with Technical Architects to implement and deploy Magento solutions
Consult directly with clients on a regular basis regarding progress, challenges, timelines, and deliverables.
Participate in sales presentations in a technical sales capacity.
Desired knowledge or expertise (one or more of the following areas)
Thorough understanding of the Model-View-Controller (MVC) architectural pattern and previous experience developing with existing MVC frameworks, such as Zend Framework, Symfony, Yii, or Laravel
Experience interacting with MySQL database systems, both through an abstraction layer and writing raw SQL queries
Comfortable developing in Linux/LAMP stack environments
Experience integrating with REST, SOAP and XML-RPC web services
Ability to transform web site designs into fully functioning user interfaces
Experience using version control in a collaborative environment, preferably Git or SVN
Previous history of customizing or extending content management frameworks or commerce web applications
Ability to load test and performance tune applications and infrastructures for high-traffic web sites
Familiar with Magento supported caching mechanisms (APC, Memcache, Redis)
Understands the impact of Magento’s Full Page Cache feature on custom development
Enterprise search implementation experience using Apache Solr/Lucene, Endeca or Elastic Search
Communicating regularly with project managers to provide understanding of technical requirements, processes and dependencies.
Creating and maintaining technical documentation using defined technical documentation templates.
Shopping cart development with shipping, and Payment Gateway Integration for E-commerce websites
Experience in cross-platform development using Ajax, jQuery, Bootstrap, Angular.js, Node.js and other JS frameworks
Education and/or Experience
BS in Computer Science or equivalent; MS Computer Science or Engineering preferred.
5+ years Object-Oriented PHP Development