Developer - Magento Developer

Jellyfish CoNNect
London (Greater)
30 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Magento Developer, Jellyfish ConnectSalary: £CompetitiveLocation: Either Reigate or London – with at least one day spent in the other office location each weekJob type: Full timeDirectly reports to: Lead PHP Developer
The Magento Developer Role:
The Developer will work on a range of exciting applications utilising technologies such as PHP5/7, MySQL, SQL Server and modern PHP frameworks, building technologies involving websites, eCommerce and eCRM.
Reporting directly to the Lead PHP Developer, they will be responsible for providing vital assistance in the development and delivery of technical projects across multiple channels.
In particular, they will need expert knowledge of the Magento Framework with an understanding of Magento 2 to support with the ongoing management and development of

Magento Developer Responsibilities:
  • Maintain a good standard of coding and adhere to the same conventions as the rest of the team.
  • Leave code better than you found it.
  • Documenting changes and new build applications.
  • Test your code, be it client or server-side.
  • Be willing to take ownership of projects and to present your proposed solutions to the wider team to nontechnical staff.
  • Ability to perform effectively to tight deadlines, work well both independently and as part of a team.
  • A proactive attitude to problem solving and an understanding of the role of development in a creative environment.
  • Best practise coding with respect to the lifecycle of applications that must be easy to maintain and extend.
  • Be willing to work in a research capacity – to find, test, and critically review open-source frameworks and technologies.
  • Open, honest and direct, is comfortable in giving and receiving constructive feedback.
Magento Developer Knowledge & Experience Requirements:
  • A strong track record of delivering data-driven and customer-facing websites.
  • Expert development knowledge of the Magento Framework with an understanding of Magento 2.
  • Good knowledge of PHP Frameworks.
  • Good knowledge of MySQL & SQL Server.
  • Good general knowledge of HTML, CSS, JavaScript and Web technologies in general.
  • Good experience writing testable code, unit tests and using test automation.
  • Significant commercial experience of delivering projects.
  • Source control (Git is preferable, or similar will be acceptable).
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, and in particular the ability to communicate technical concepts to non-technical staff and stakeholders.
Magento Developer Desirable Skills:
  • Cloud servers (Amazon EC2 & Azure).
  • Experience with other platforms such as WordPress, Drupal, Joomla would be beneficial.
  • Key Attributes

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The Benefits of working as a Magento Developer at Jellyfish:A company profit related bonus scheme.Company stakeholder pension plan.Company private healthcare scheme.An excellent working environment.The opportunity to become a key player in a growing business.
The Company
Jellyfish Connect offers its clients the very best in digital subscription marketing expertise, and provides magazine and newspaper publishers with a high quality, time saving solution for publishing digital editions and apps.
The company also owns and runs, the fastest growing print subscription website in the UK and Pocketmags the leading newsstand selling digital publications worldwide through its website and apps.
Our success is down to working in partnership with our clients, a focus on results-driven digital marketing, innovative product development, great customer and client experience - and lots of hard work.
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