Magento Senior Technical Lead Position

Magento Senior Technical Lead Position

New York, NY

Robofirm is a web design and development agency specializing in ecommerce and multi-channel experiences. Our company was founded on three core business principles: one, your success is our success, two, you are not just our client but our partner, and three, we aim to build cutting-edge experiences, not just websites. These principles extend not only to our clientele but also to our staff, and are the driving force behind our competitive salaries, comfortable working spaces, flexible working schedule, paid time off policies, medical insurance, benefits, and training programs.
Robofirm is looking for a Senior Technical Lead to join our team. The Senior Technical Lead position is a key role at Robofirm because it requires a high level of technical expertise, management of development resources, organization and planning skills, and direct communication with our clients.

Responsibilities

  • Identify solution designs and perform business analysis of client requirements
  • Transform requirements into technical task specifications
  • Provide technical oversight to the development team in order for them to complete development tasks successfully
  • Perform periodic code reviews according to Robofirm process standards and best practices
  • Assist in developing and executing training for internal Robofirm employees
  • Act as a subject matter expert as it pertains to website architecture and work with cross-functional teams to help resolve site issues
  • Collaborate with various other teams such as Systems Administration, QA and Front End Development
  • 3-5+ years experience in PHP building object-oriented websites on LAMP stack
  • 2+ years experience working with the Magento platform (experience with Zend Framework a plus)
  • Experience in cross-platform development using PHP, HTML5, Javascript, CSS, Ajax, jQuery, Bootstrap, Angular.js, Node.js, and other JS frameworks
  • Solid experience interacting with MySQL database systems through abstraction layer (in addition to the ability to write raw SQL queries)
  • Excellent experience using PHP to create and consume web services (SOAP, XML-RPC, REST) and/or other experience implementing data integrations within the platform
  • Strong knowledge of Linux
  • Experience using best practice version control methodologies and tools such as Git or SVN
  • Excellent level of verbal and written English communication skills

Requirements

  • 3-5+ years experience in PHP building object-oriented websites on LAMP stack
  • 2+ years experience working with the Magento platform (experience with Zend Framework a plus)
  • Experience in cross-platform development using PHP, HTML5, Javascript, CSS, Ajax, jQuery, Bootstrap, Angular.js, Node.js, and other JS frameworks
  • Solid experience interacting with MySQL database systems through abstraction layer (in addition to the ability to write raw SQL queries)
  • Excellent experience using PHP to create and consume web services (SOAP, XML-RPC, REST) and/or other experience implementing data integrations within the platform
  • Strong knowledge of Linux
  • Experience using best practice version control methodologies and tools such as Git or SVN
  • Excellent level of verbal and written English communication skills