Senior Web Developer and Joomla Expert

Senior Web Developer and Joomla Expert


Job Description

A rapidly growing company is seeking a Senior Web Developer to implement best-in-class web, mobile and ecommerce platforms in order to support the rapid growth of its key brands. This senior developer will be responsible for providing direction and ownership of the company’s eBusiness platforms while also serving as lead developer for highly visible projects. This role requires a passion for building innovative and reliable technology platforms, and the ideal candidate must understand the role of architecture to ecommerce success. Joomla experience is a must!

Job Responsibilities:
• Create, build, and sustain web applications utilizing the LAMP stack
• Develop and maintain XML product feeds to 3rd party databases and applications
• Ability to developer, support and optimize JavaScript applications
• Maintain existing Joomla and MVC/OO websites
• Propose and implement application designs with consideration for performance, scalability and sustainability
• Estimate effort needed to complete tasks, raising issues with requirements and technical implementation, and proactively seeking resolution
• Provide guidance and recommend learning opportunities to less senior developers

Required Skills:
LAMP, SQL, JavaScript, AJAX, JQuery, XML, MVC and Object-Oriented Development

Differentiating Skills:
E-commerce, SEO, Site Catalyst, Adobe Search & Promote, Punch-out Experience

• Computer Science, MIS or related degree required or relevant experience.
• Must have in-depth knowledge of back-end PHP development and other Internet programming languages, web technologies, protocols, and tools including HTML, CSS, JavaScript, jQuery and other related tools.
• JQuery, AJAX, XML experience required.
• In-depth knowledge of ecommerce.
• Deep knowledge of database development, including design, creation, administration and optimization of relational databases.
• Strong Linux experience.
• Familiarity with the Adobe Marketing Cloud, including Site Catalyst, Search & Promote and Test & Target.
• Understanding of mobile platforms, including Native, PhoneGap, Mobile Web and Responsive Web best practices.
• Experience with ExactTarget, ERP and eProcurement (punch-out) platforms strongly desired.
• Should have good documentation skills (pre and post), testing of code and some understanding of Sales and Marketing.

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