Senior Magento 2 Developer - Mr Price Group, Berea

  • Berea
  • Salary: Market Related
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Sectors: IT, Internet, E-Commerce
  • Posted by Mr Price Group on Thursday, June 4, 2020
  • Reference: Senior Magento 2 Developer
  • Apply before Monday, August 3, 2020 - 24 Days left

Vacancy Details

Employer: Mr Price Group

We’re hiring a Senior Software Developer to bring their experience and super software skills into our mrpIT family!

Our Omni-channel team consists of amazing, innovative individuals and are focused on developing and improving our internal e-commerce and instore systems, that will take the Mr Price Group into the future!

A day in your life?

  • Develop and manage e-commerce websites, web applications & web sites.
  • Analyze, design, code, debug, test, document & deploy applications.
  • Participate in project & deployment planning.
  • Working with In modules/extensions development/customization.
  • Theme integrations/customizations.
  • API creation/integrations.
  • Estimating development timelines
  • Solving technical problems
  • Creating a Technical Functional Specification and writing code
  • Elements of change control
  • Identify opportunities that can improve efficiency of business processes
  • Release process management
  • Use development frameworks, methodologies, and procedures to facilitate application design and delivery according to technical specifications
  • Conduct necessary unit testing (Stress, Integration and Unit)
  • Conduct post implementation monitoring
  • Document support handover documentation
  • Complete and maintain relevant documentation and version control disciplines to maintain source code
  • Partnering with all levels of the project teams (Project Managers, Business Analysts, Architects, Team Leaders etc)
  • Partnering with 3rd party technical vendors
  • Waterfall/Agile methodologies for project delivery
  • Mentor junior developers

Required Skills

  • mysql : 3 to 4 years
  • php : 3 to 4 years
  • magento 2 : 3 to 4 years

Candidate Requirements

What we’re looking for in our new dev?

We’re looking for YOU, a passionate self-starter that has 3-5 years’ development experience specializing in the below technologies:

  • Magento 2 with CMS
  • PHP 7
  • MySQL
  • JavaScript frameworks like jQuery
  • XML, XHTML, CSS, Modules i.e. API integration, Payment Gateways, XML with a focus on standards.
  • Web service development
  • Amazon Web services
  • Source Version Control like Github or BitBucket
  • Release management
  • Strong documentation skills
This position reports to: IT Portfolio Manager Apply before Monday, August 3, 2020 - 24 Days left Companies may expire jobs at their own discretion. If you have not received a response within two weeks, your application was most likely unsuccessful.
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About Mr Price Group

The Mr Price Group is a cash based, omni-channel, fashion-value retailer. We employ over 15 000 people with over 1000 stores in Sub Saharan Africa and a few other African countries. The Group consists of six trading divisions – Mr Price, Mr Price Home , Mr Price Sport, MILADYS, Sheet Street and Mr Price Money.

Our company’s success is based on its people while its core values – PASSION, VALUE & PARTNERSHIP – set us apart as an employer of choice. We hire for attitude and train for skill - so, what does that mean for you? It means that if you're passionate and you have a great attitude, then you're one step closer to joining our family.

We're a company made up of free-thinkers, doers, makers, creators, crafters, art lovers, tech heads, planners, disruptors, wordsmiths, number crunchers, pun enthusiasts, engineers, left and right-brainers, award winners ... you get the picture. We take our work seriously. But ourselves? Not so much