The Magento Development Lead is responsible for leading the development team for a specific project(s) on the Magento 2 eCommerce platform. They should be familiar with standard Magento development specifications and be willing to advance his or her knowledge through study and certification.

This role is required to be available during US Central Standard time, 9am-5pm.

Duties/Responsibilities

  • Project Lead Developer responsible for allocating development workload to the project’s development team
  • Manage team member's and their performance reviews
  • Train and support other team members
  • Develop custom extensions for Magento 2 for specific business needs
  • Debug issues using debugging tools like Xdebug
  • Assists clients in the installation, maintenance, troubleshooting and updating Magento
  • Participate or initiate the testing process and discuss test results with the senior developer to alter or modify current features and specifications
  • Collaborate with frontend developers
  • Communicate progress, timelines and deliverables to project teams
  • Stay up to date with current best practices
  • Deliver results on time
  • Follow best practices and coding standards
  • Participate in daily / weekly status meetings

Required Skills/Abilities

  • Management capabilities
  • Good programming skills in core PHP 7.3+ is required
  • Knowledge of Git, MySQL, Nginx / Apache, Composer
  • Experience with Web Services (REST/SOAP)
  • Analytical and problem solving ability
  • Familiar with PHP coding standards (PSR)
  • Conversant or better in English
  • Good communicator & team player

Education and Experience

  • Magento Certification (Required)
  • 3+ years Magento experience (Required)