Magento Developer

Magento Developer

Position: Magento Developer
Experience: 2+ years within agency or similar commercial environments
Salary: Very competitive salary for the right person, email [email protected] for details
Hours: Full-time


We are looking for a skilful, forward-thinking Magento developer to join our digital team and help us deliver exceptional work for our clients.

Please supply your CV and URL/code examples to demonstrate your current experience and skill set.

Essential Skills

  • End-to-end build experience in either Magento 1 or 2.
  • Excellent working knowledge of PHP and MySQL.
  • HTML, HTML5, CSS and SASS or LESS, and knowledge of popular Javascript libraries/frameworks.
  • Working knowledge of Bootstrap or Foundation.
  • Tools and frameworks such as NPM, Composer, Grunt, Gulp or Compass.
  • Able to write standards-compliant code and contribute to code written by others.
  • Experience with version control and deployment.
  • Debugging code as part of the development process.

Advantageous Skills

  • Working knowledge setting up or configuring a LEMP stack.
  • Implementation of bespoke speed optimisation techniques such as caching, profiling, asset optimisation, database optimisation and load balancing.
  • Build principles and optimisation for SEO and/or accessibility.
  • Advanced implementation of tracking technologies such as Google Analytics, Adwords and Optimiser.
  • Experience of using configuration management tools such as Vagrant and Ansible.
  • Working knowledge and experience in WordPress.

Key Responsibilities

  • Write clean, standards compliant code to produce and evolve web-hosted Magento sites.
  • Execute briefed projects, advancing personal skills as required to deliver the work.
  • Deliver projects within agreed timescales and quoted hours.
  • Liaise with colleagues and clients to fully understand build objectives, and translate them into deliverable requirements.
  • When available, work to technical documentation, eg. wire frames and functional specs.
  • Work within Hub’s preferred platforms/frameworks, and keep skills updated with new technologies as appropriate.
  • Optimise build for performance and speed according to Google’s current insights and protocols.

Team Fit

  • A team player – friendly and approachable with a can-do work ethic.
  • Meticulous attention to detail and commitment to error-free code.
  • Keen to learn and embrace new technologies.
  • Organised yet flexible, able to prioritise own workload to deliver within agreed deadlines for multiple clients and projects.
  • Receptive to feedback and working within company processes.
  • Able to listen and communicate effectively with all connected teams such as design, SEO, analytics and account management.
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