Magento Lead Developer

Location: Bryant Park, New York City OR Remote
Benefits: Healthcare, 401k
Salary: Base, commensurate w/ experience
Extras: Training & career development, open team-oriented space, team building activities and events, fully stocked kitchen, Bryant Park views

Something Digital is an interactive agency based in mid-town Manhattan – we’ve spent close to 20 years developing custom software, eCommerce sites, intranets, and websites to diverse clients ranging from startups to fortune 500 companies. Something Digital is looking for a lead developer to join the project team and be part of a world class Magento development team.

WE’LL NEED YOU TO

  • Develop Magento solutions
  • Maintain Magento budget templates
  • Provide back end budgets for new build and enhancement requests
  • Approve and collaborate on development lifecycle deliverables including PSDs, Wireframes, Base Styles, Development / Code, QA Issues and resolution
  • Review developer code and project delivery to maintain and improve code quality control and adherence to standards
  • Contribute to and review back end developer standards and training plans
  • Guide and mentor the back end development team
  • Develop and maintain work plans
  • Assist with sales activities
  • Maintain and evolve development process
  • Participate in recruiting activities and events

apply if you

  • Enjoy a challenge and are looking to grow
  • Are excited to work on high traffic, high profile websites with complex requirements
  • Are looking for a company that places value on training and skills development

you must have

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Prior agency experience in a Project Manager or Producer role
  • Proven track record of delivering successful interactive and ecommerce sites
  • Strong command of standard Project Management methodologies such as Waterfall or Agile
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks/projects simultaneously
  • Strong organizational skills and be detail oriented
  • Strong MS Office skills, especially Excel and Word
  • Strong leadership, negotiation, and interpersonal skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Must be located in the New York City area

you must have

  • 5+ years experience building solutions with Magento
  • Strong communication skills (both written and verbal)
  • Experience optimizing and refactoring application code
  • Optimized web server configurations and have experience scaling web applications

it’d be great if you had

  • Experience leading teams on Magento build engagements

Patrick McLain

Pat maintains a handful of open-source modules for Magento 2 and can often be found looking for interesting questions on Magento StackExchange. When not programming he enjoys spending time with his wife and two children.

Stephanie Concepcion

Stephanie spends too much time dreaming about installing her consciousness into an immortal android body so that she can read every book in the world. She also enjoys normal hobbies like drawing, video games, and binge watching Korean television.

Darwin Salgado

Darwin is a huge soccer fan. Loves to play soccer at least twice a week. If he’s not on a computer you will find him in a soccer field either playing or teaching his baby to play soccer.

Alejandro Baez

Alejandro is a physicist by trade, a software developer by practice, and a Linux evangelist by love. His consistent persuit of knowledge have guided him learn the difficult, the unknown, and the utterly impossible of being a human being.

Anne Langworthy

From Ohio, Anne is a farm girl at heart that threw herself into the big city. When she’s not hanging out with friends, she’s searching for the city’s best Mexican food or relaxing in whatever little bit of nature she can find.

Magento Developer (Remote)

Location: Remote
Benefits: Healthcare, 401k
Salary: Base, commensurate w/ experience
Extras: Training & career development, open team-oriented space, team building activities and events, quarterly visits to SD headquarters (or more)

WE’LL NEED YOU TO

  • Analyze and solve problems
  • Collaborate with a team of passionate professionals in various disciplines (System administration, creative, marketing, sales) to deliver exceptional outcomes
  • Apply your expertise in PHP & MySQL & Javascript & Magento to extend, enhance and build great ecommerce experiences
  • Gather and understand client requirements
  • Test and take accountability for the quality of your work
  • Estimate effort required to implement changes and enhancements

APPLY IF YOU

  • Enjoy a challenge and are looking to grow
  • Want to work on a diversity of projects and platforms
  • Are excited to work on high traffic, high profile websites with complex requirements
  • Are looking for a company that places value on training and skills development
  • Are psyched to leverage different, unfamiliar technologies, and, services (no cold fusion / action script / vb / cobol / assembly : )

YOU MUST HAVE

  • 3+ years experience with PHP
  • 2+ years experience developing on the Magento platform
  • Experience with the LAMP stack
  • Strong communication skills (both written and verbal)
  • Computer Science degree or equivalent

 IT’D BE GREAT IF YOU HAD

  • Experience optimizing and refactoring application code
  • Optimized web server configurations and have experience scaling web applications
  • Automation expertise with Chef or Puppet
  • Virtualization expertise with Vagrant or Docker
  • Experience with load testing suites like Gatling or Siege

TO APPLY