Senior / Lead Magento Developer

Reference:

21022019

Sector:

IT

Salary:

£40,000 to £50,000 Per Annum

Town/City:

Hitchin

Contract Type:

Permanent

A great new opportunity has arisen for the role of Senior Magento Developer and Team Leader to join a growing team at a thriving and successful company. They are looking for someone experienced, with a proven track record to lead the team to new heights, deliver projects in a timely fashion, expand the team and grow their business.

Our client, a creative digital agency offering software development, design and digital marketing solutions that are cost effective and manageable. They are a global digital and eCommerce Agency, supporting B2B and B2C clients.

The role is a key position within the business, responsible for managing the development team to deliver a variety of ecommerce websites for clients. As point of contact between customers, account managers and developers you will manage the project backlog as product owner, handle sprints and release planning and maintain reliable and accurate timelines with the customer, keeping them up to date with changes.

Responsibilities

Lead magento developer and development team managerOwnership of projects budgets, scope, resourcing, tracking and documentationManage 3rd party relationships, identify and mitigate risks associated accordinglyProactively collaborate to the project management team excellenceSchedule work for internal and external team based on priority and skill setMentor/guide/instruct junior team membersCheck that tasks/projects completed correctly and to company standardsTechnical liaison between developers, account managers and clients

Technical Skills Required

Core skills - full Stack, Magento 1 & 2 DevelopmentWordPress Development (Bespoke & Divi)PHP with MySQLResponsive Mobile-first Web Design using Google Materialise and Bootstrap frameworksAdvanced HTML/CSSContinuous deployments using JIRA, GIT (BitBucket) and Bamboo/DeployHQWebsite speed optimisation using advanced caching technolgies such as VarnishDefine the architectural approach and develop the integration between Magento 1 and 2 and 3rd party applications / legacy systems (fulfilment, PIM, payment …etc)Hosting – create hosting, create ftp accounts, setting up SSL’s, Managing DNS recordsSendGrid and email deliveryMailchimp, create templatesConversion tracking within Google analyticsAmazon and eBay integration for Magento and WordPress (M2E Pro)Experience / Knowledge of ERP Systems such as Bright Pearl, Orderwise, LinnWorks

Salary £40K - £50K

Benefits

Fantastic working environmentOngoing training and developmentCareer developmentFlexible working hoursSocial eventsFree parkingDrink fridges & free drinks

PurplePower Recruitment is the agency on this permanent vacancy.

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