Full Stack Web Developer (Magento/PHP) - British Fashion Group

Leicester, Leicestershire
£35,000 - £40,000 DOE
18 Oct 2017
15 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Full Stack Web Developer (Magento/PHP) - British Fashion Group
£35,000 - £40,000 DOE

++ A leading British fashion group are looking for an experienced web developer to join the eCommerce team at the company headquarters in Leicester, on a permanent basis ++

With over a hundred years of heritage, this proud, independent, British business operating under a number of established and exciting brands, has recently expanded its eCommerce activities and is now looking to develop this area of the business substantially over the coming years.

Full Stack Web Developer Roles & Responsibilities:

Joining the business at a key period of exciting growth, the Lead Web Developer will report directly to the Head of eCommerce, and be responsible for the technical management and development of the company's eCommerce websites. 

As part of a small team, the role is hands-on and dynamic, and the Lead Web Developer will be responsible for driving the development of the websites and related systems. As the role develops, there will also be the opportunity to build and grow a successful development team around them. 

Acting as the technical expert within the business, the Lead Web Developer will ensure that all development and code follows best practice and meets the relevant industry standards. 

Responsibilities will include:

+ User-focused web development (front & back-end)
+ Magento development & maintenance
+ Manage server maintenance & liaise with third-party hosting provider
+ Liaise with external developers, 3rd party extension authors, etc.
+ Lead the project to migrate the current website and server management to one that is managed in-house
+ Plan, implement and test new functionality and features
+ Assist with bug-fixing, identification of website issues, and work as the technical lead in the eCommerce team on projects and tasks
+ Integration with third party services and platforms
+ Experience of working with third party Magento themes and extensions
+ Microsoft Dynamics NAV – ecommerce integration

Full Stack Web Developer Requirements:

+ Excellent experience of developing Ecommerce websites on Magento 1.x and 2.x
+ Experience of developing custom Magento components, and working with third-party themes and extensions
+ Excellent knowledge of PHP, HTML5, CSS, JavaScript and MySQL
+ Solid understanding of UX, accessibility, and responsive web design
+ Proven working knowledge of setting up and optimising LAMP environments
+ Thorough understanding of Ecommerce website development processes including requirements gathering, feature and task prioritisation, source code management, automated unit and functional testing, build, and deployment.
+ Must be a self-starter and problem-solver, with the ability to work independently as well as under instruction
+ Experience with Microsoft Dynamics NAV would be beneficial

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