Senior Magento Backend Developer

Overview

We are recruiting a certified Senior Magento Backend Developer to join our growing E-Commerce team in Dublin. This is an excellent opportunity for an e-commerce web developer to work with a team of exceptional strategic, creative and technical digital specialists.
 
As a Magento Professional Solution Partner, we work collaboratively to deliver best-in-class e-commerce applications for some of Europe's biggest retail brands.

 

Location

The role is based in our office in Dublin. EU-based candidates are preferred, however we will sponsor a work permit and relocation assistance for a non-EU candidate with the right skills and experience.
 

Main Responsibilities

  • Reporting to the Product Owner and eCommerce Product Development Lead, you will use agile / scrum methodologies to complete technical tasks as part of the overall delivery of product features
  • Interpret written business requirements and technical specification documents
  • Perform support and development tasks on Magento eCommerce Platform
  • Debug complex issues and bugs using debugging tools
  • Conduct code reviews
  • Create, document and implement unit tests and scripts
  • Develop custom extensions to integrate Magento (1.x and 2.x) for with third-party systems
  • Collaborate with colleagues from Design, Marketing, Development, Support and DevOps, clients and 3rd party service providers to develop new ways to enhance website functionality and conversion 

 

Required Technical Skills

  • Excellent programming skills in core PHP is required
  • 3+ years experience with Magento 1.x and 2.x (CE and EE), good understand of the functional and technical aspect of the application 
  • Knowledge of Object Oriented Programming and Design Patterns
  • Knowledge of Git, MySQL, Nginx, Javascript and CSS (SASS and LESS)
  • Ability to debug complex PHP application (Xdebug, Profiler and others)
  • Experience with Web Services (REST/SOAP) and/or SOA
  • Development following PHP coding standards (PSR)
  • Experience with NoSQL databases and queue systems is required (e.g. Elasticsearch, Redis, RabbitMQ, etc.)
  • Knowledge of Docker or Vagrant is a plus
  • Knowledge of other PHP Frameworks is a plus (e.g. Laravel, Symfony, Zend)

 

Required Interpersonal Skills

  • Must have a good command of written & verbal English
  • Self-motivated with a strong desire to learn and improve technical skills
  • Excellent communication and problem-solving skills
  • A team player who can work in multinational, cross-functional teams

 

Career Incentives & Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Sponsored training/certification opportunities
  • Sponsored Magento community/event participation opportunities
  • Sponsored ongoing agile coaching and mentoring 
  • Flexible career path options
  • Monsoon Consulting is a rapidly expanding digital agency, with locations in Dublin, London and Kiev
  • Collaborative working environment with a young and energetic team
  • Company contributed voluntary pension scheme and group health insurance
  • Bike to work scheme 
  • Team-building and social events 

Job details

Location
Dublin