Magento Back End Developer

  • Category
    Development Roles - Microsoft Development
  • Location
    Manchester, Greater Manchester
  • Salary
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Magento Back End Developer

My client is a market leading award winning e-commerce agency and solution partner looking to further extend there in-house development team with an Magento Back End Developer. They are based in Manchester City Centre and are willing to pay up to £45,000 for the right candidate.

The successful candidate must be creative problem solver, passionate about new technology and be highly experienced using Magento. As a Magento developer you will be a key part of a development team working with multi-million pound e-commerce clients, with your day to day tasks including the back-end development of the native Magento functionality, custom functionality, module development and integrations.

Main Responsibilities

*Perform coding to written technical specifications for bespoke Magento 2 projects.
*Investigate, analyse and document reported bugs.
*Perform maintenance development and correction of identified bugs.
*Promote quality standards and processes and work with other developers to achieve these through regular code reviews.
*Communicate regularly with project managers to provide understanding of technical requirements, processes and dependencies.
*Create and maintain technical documentation using defined technical documentation templates.

Required Skills and Experience

*Magento development experience.
*Expert knowledge of PHP and MySQL, including EAV data structures.
*JavaScript frameworks, including jQuery and/or Prototype.
*Experience of managing and promoting effective use of GIT version control system.
*Experience of developing, supporting and maintaining complex, scalable web applications.
*Extensive experience of the development lifecycle.
*Ability to define, interpret and develop software to written requirements and technical specification.
*Highly experienced with Magento 1 and preferred knowledge of Magento 2, although full Magento 2 led bootcamps and on-demand training can be given


*Personal development plan with Magento 2 partner training and certification
*23 days holiday + statutory
*Flexi-time with early Friday finish
*Regular nights out and award ceremonies - we'll buy the drinks!
*Contributed pension scheme

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