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Magento Engineer

Magento Engineer

ID 
2018-1631
# of Openings 
1
Job Location 
US-KS-Overland Park
Posted Date 
4/2/2018

More information about this job

Overview

 

DEG, a Magento Gold Partner, is seeking a Magento Engineer with experience implementing solutions with Magento for a full-time position leading eCommerce project development for a diverse group of interesting companies. Applicants must have at least 3-5 years demonstrated experience building database-driven web-based applications. In addition to some level of relevant technology domain expertise, this individual must have basic project management skills and be able to contribute meaningfully to client meetings, deliverables and proposals. 

 

Engineers are primarily responsible for delivering client value by implementing applications and solutions in various platforms, frameworks and languages. The successful candidate will build innovative solutions on-time and on-budget with low technical debt. This is a great opportunity to work on complex solutions in a variety of industries and emerging technologies. Contribute to a leading digital consultancies mission and vision by delivering functional applications and services with a high degree of excellence.

 

DEG is a growing company with an employee-centric culture and high regard for technology.  Our highly entrepreneurial, collaborative, and dynamic environment is the perfect place for smart, motivated people to make an impact.  With competitive benefits and a dedication to work-life balance, we are also a great place to come work.

 

Responsibilities

 

The Magento Engineer is responsible for implementing the project from design and functional specifications.  Depending on the project, this may include the following responsibilities:

  • Implements business logic and integration services as defined by the client and BA
  • Implements data access layer, database model and logic
  • May implement interface layout and behavior
  • Performs unit testing, both automated and manual, of business logic and behavior to confirm proper implementation of requirements and quality execution
  • Documents work
  • Estimates development tasks during discovery, scoping, planning and development stages
  • Communicates technical dependencies, blocks and risks to project stakeholders and management
  • Interacts with clients and project leads to provide technical direction and recommendations
  • Collaborates with senior engineers and project leads on technical decisions
  • Implements front-end layout and behavior with HTML, JavaScript and CSS
  • Learns and adheres to company coding standards and conventions
  • Database design, implementation and query development
  • Provides valuable written feedback on peers and evaluation of team performance
  • Follows project level design decisions and conventions
  • Manages time effectively to meet deadlines and commitments
  • May configure and deploy projects to various hosting environments for review
  • Provides exploratory and budget estimates as well as feasibility assessments
  • May perform basic server administration and configuration of development and hosting environments

Qualifications

  • 3-5 years of experience building ecommerce solutions with Magento
  • Experience developing web applications with Magento, PHP and MySQL
  • Strong HTML, JavaScript and CSS skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and team-orientation
  • Solid problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Fast-learner and self-starter

Preferred

  • Familiarity with PHP CMS frameworks such as Drupal, Joomla! and ExpressionEngine
  • Experience integrating with 3rd party APIs/web services
  • Familiarity with AJAX/JavaScript frameworks
  • Magento 2 project experience is a huge plus
  • System administration experience installing and configuring production hosting servers
  • BS Degree in Computer Science or related field

About DEG

DEG is a full-service digital agency that believes in marketing for the moment. We use the creative application of technology to help our clients create strategic, provocative, and actionable ideas when it means most—all driven and supported by data, process management, technological prowess, and award-winning creative. We’ve become one of the fastest-growing, most-respected digital resources in America because our clients have demanded it. While other shops are working to become “digital,” we were born here.

 

We empower our associates to grow and accomplish what they’re passionate about, pursue outside interests, prioritize their families, contribute to their communities, and actively travel. We have a fun, casual work environment and have repeatedly been named one of the area’s “Best Places to Work.”

 

Our benefits include:

  • Multiple health plan options, including independent insurance and pre-tax FSAs, with no waiting period and company-paid premiums for all associates
  • Life Insurance, AD&D, and Short- and Long-Term Disability with company-paid premium
  • Ample paid time off and holidays
  • Generous full paid leave for new parents, including parental, maternity, paternity, and adoption leave and assistance
  • Military leave for active duty service members deployed to full-time service and disaster leave in the event of a natural disaster
  • Optional 401k Retirement Savings Plan with company-sponsored matching program
  • Bonus plans based on company and individual performance
  • Culture Club social events each year
  • Free pop, juice, sparkling water, and Roasterie hot and nitro cold brew coffee in our company coffeehouse, as well as free on-tap and bottled beer for our weekly Beer:30

We're constantly searching for the best ideas, new and better ways to do things, and new and better things to do. We want smart, driven individuals to help us create DEG’s future. If you invest yourself in your work, live with enthusiasm, and thrive on results, we want to know you.