Salary paying up to £50,000 + Benefits
Do you want to work for an international British luxury fashion house, who have been operating for the best part of 200 years?
If the answer is yes than please read on and have a look at the exciting opening I have for this retail giant in the heart of London.
The primary role is to support the business with its current Magento Enterprise implementation and Node.js presentation platform by working collaboratively with the rest of the Multichannel and Core Systems teams.
Innovation is an essential part of this role, as well as making key recommendations, and implementing best practice design patterns are a part of the role.
Good working practices, standards, agile methodologies and a digital mind-set is key. The successful candidate will have extensive experience working on a variety of sizeable projects. You will be self-organised, able to make decisions within your area on behalf of the department and report to upper management when required.
*Assist the business in its development of the Magento Enterprise solution, Node.js presentation platform and any other web applications.
*Work with the project management team daily to support current and future developments, ensuring that any new features are delivered within timescales and on budget.
*Keep abreast of the latest developments in web technologies and continuously evaluate a road map to ensure the business stays current.
*Influence the business digital framework by instilling best working practises, such as coding standards, design patterns, code reviews, documentation, testing and agile methodologies.
*Translating user requirements into functional design specifications and working with-in the scrum team to estimate accurate timescales during sprint planning.
*Have a good understanding and can liaise and advise on systems integration with the Core Systems development team.
*Work closely with QA to ensure a solid testing environment is adhered to, including CI, DVCS and release management.
*Providing training to users of any new or existing systems and working with them to ensure they fully utilize the functionality available to them.
Qualifications & Experience required
*Git version control ¬- Working experience using git and Github
*Experience working on an ecommerce application (or other dynamic/transactional applications)
*OOP PHP – Substantial experience developing in PHP applications using object oriented programming principles. We have Laravell and Cake applications as well as Magento.
*Magento Developer – Deep understanding in the core Magento platform with the ability to advice in all areas comfortably.
*LAMP Stack – An understanding of the LAMP stack with an ability to debug issues on a production environment.
*HTML/CSS – Comfortable creating templates and making minor styling amends.
*SQL – Complete confidence creating, querying and updating relational databases.
*XML – Experience of creating, using and manipulating XML.
*JSON – Experience using and interacting with JSON Objects.
*Experience with AWS (desirable)
*Able to confidently communicate with internal stakeholders at all levels; ability to present is desirable. Must be able to show leadership skills and good team communications.
*Manage workload between projects and business as usual support tickets. A “No task is above me” attitude is a must.
*Liaising with third parties internally and externally to discuss integration of the product.
*Non-technical skills required are being a collaborative team player, can-do attitude, ability to work independently or as part of a team, approachable and pragmatic.
*Must have a natural thirst for technology and anything digital, as part of your role is to evolve the company’s digital landscape.
Salary paying up to £50,000 + Benefits
If this role sparks an interest and you’re looking to join an award winning development team, please do get in touch or recommend to anyone within your network, as we do over referral fees on successful candidates.
Interviews can be scheduled almost immediately with a view of closing off the interview process within a week or two depending on availability.
Please send an updated CV to alix @ isluk .co .uk or for a confidential chat contact me on 0-1-1-7-4-2-8-0-6-0-0
ISL (Incite Solutions Ltd) is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.