Software Developer

Full Time Lancashire IT Job Pro UK

I am currently recruiting a Software Developer for a large, well known client of our in the Blackburn area. Please see the detailed job description below:

Summary of Position

Primarily responsible for the development, maintenance and support of the Group e-commerce estate, throughout multiple websites, within a mixed real estate of platforms including Magento 2, Laravel, WordPress and others.
Working on projects and change requests, from creation to resolution.
Identifying, troubleshooting and resolving ad hoc system/website matters.
Development, creation and implementation of custom websites.
Working on multiple APIs and various systems integrations.
Testing the product in controlled, real situations before going live

Roles & Responsibilities

Contribute to the development and delivery of technical solutions on the e-commerce estate (both Magento and other platforms).
Production of web solutions based on business and technical requirements.
Re-engineer and refactor existing code / extensions as required and write tests.
Internal development of Magento 2 modules in separate code repositories and release cycles.
Communicate status and blockers to the project management teams, and to line management.
Writing and implementing efficient code.
Developing quality assurance procedures.
Internal support, bug fixing and investigations.

Skills and Experience


Well-grounded in software architecture and development best practices
Strong knowledge of OOPHP
Laravel / Symphony or any other modern PHP framework experience
Database experience – MySQL
Familiarity with GIT
Commercial experience of e-commerce websites
Solid understanding of source code Desirable

Magento 2 experience
Exposure to modern JavaScript frameworks e.g. React, Angular or Vue.JS
Cloud based technologies e.g. Containers, Docker, Kubernetes etc.
Experience writing API's
Experience with CI/CD pipelines
Experience writing tests

If you are interested in this role please call Daryl @ GPW Recruitment on (phone number removed) or email daryl . allen @ gpw recruitment . co . uk

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