PHP Magento Developer

» PHP Magento Developer
Information Technology
in Orlando
, FL
Reference: 19-03043

Description:

The Magento/PHP Developer role is responsible for building e-commerce applications, maintaining existing PHP code, optimizing MySQL queries, developing custom PHP solutions, and actively assisting in improving the usability, usefulness and functionality of highly customized consumer and business-to-business Magento Community and Enterprise Systems.

Responsibilities: 

  • Build e-commerce applications
  • Maintain existing PHP code and develop custom PHP solutions
  • Optimize MySQL queries
  • Customize Magento’s front-end components using layout XML, blocks, and templates
  • Author and extend Magento extensions
  • Knowledge of bug and feature tracking systems such as Jira
  • Actively assist in improving the usability, usefulness and functionality of customized systems

Requirements:

  • Minimum of  5+ years PHP web development experience and a minimum of 2 years real-world e-commerce experience with Magento development
  • Expert understanding of Magento’s code structure, extension architecture, theming hierarchy, and fallback components
  • Comfort working with Linux-based systems
  • Firm grasp of Git-based source control
  • Competent with PHP object-oriented programming and MVC applications
  • Competent with MySQL-based database concepts
  • Competent in web services integrations (REST/SOAP)
  • Solutions-oriented thinking, well organized and able to work independently within a distributed team