(PHP) Magento Developer

  • Job Reference: DBM6573140
  • Date Posted: 19 June 2017
  • Recruiter: Venn Group
  • Location: Castle Donnington
  • Salary: £35,000 to £40,000
  • Sector: Technology
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

VennGroup IT
Technology Recruitment Solutions

Role: (PHP) Magento Developer
Type: Permanent
Location: Derbyshire
Rate: £35,000 - £40,000

The role:

Ideally you will have proven experience with large, scalable web applications, eCommerce platforms and exposure to Magento Front End too. You will be passionate about your work and enjoy working as part of a development team. Opportunities to cross skill in .Net may be possible in due course.

Key Responsibilities

  • Make changes and enhancements to the Magento site
  • Diagnose and resolve bugs in the application
  • Liaise closely with Alexandra Marketing Website Owner.
  • Engage with other members of the IT team to get any necessary changes implemented in  support of the Alex web developments
  • Make changes and enhancements to the .Net site
  • Liaise and co-ordinate with the 3rd party developer around any proposed changes
  • Ensure all changes are tested and, where appropriate UAT’ed
  • Become the internal expert on the Alexandra website
  • Provide expert advice and guidance to the business

Education & qualifications

  • Magento Plus Certification is desirable

Experience & Abilities

  • Strong PHP experience
  • Knowledge of Magento eCommerce platform 1
  • JavaScript/JQQuery
  • Excellent MySQL knowledge
  • Attention to detail
  • Front-end Magento experience
  • Experience of automated deployment tools
  • Competent in web services integrations (REST/SOAP)
  • Git experience
  • Agile methods
  • Experience of writing complex custom integrations with 3rd party systems such as ERP and stock
  • Commercial awareness


  • Analytical
  • Planning & Organising
  • Communication

Personal Qualities

  • Customer focus
  • Must have a "can do" attitude and a thirst for using technology to solve business problems.`1
  • Flexible and adaptable in a rapidly changing organisational environment.
  • Ability to maintain a professional approach at all times, and to represent the IT department to a professional level.

Please call Daryl Medlin or Stephan Sohotta on 0121 616 0660 or email an updated CV to dmedlin@venngroup.com

Venn Group is an equal opportunities employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates.