Technical Lead - Magento

Digital Management   •  

Reston, VA

Industry: IT Consulting/Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 292 days ago

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About the Opportunity

DMI is seeking a highly motivated and talented Magento consultant to join our team. As a Sr. Engineer/Technical Lead, you will participate in all aspects of the software development lifecycle, including estimating, technical design, implementation, documentation, testing, deployments, and application support for our clients. As a team member on projects, you will work with solution architects and developers to interpret wireframes and creative designs into functional requirements and technical designs, and will also help with hands-on implementation of Magento-powered ecommerce sites.

Our ideal candidate possesses strong technical and communication skills, a strong understanding of PHP development, and has experience in Magento ecommerce implementations and integrations, with an emphasis on LAMP stack management and development. Candidates must have the ability to collaborate with a team to plan and execute projects.



  • Assist in requirements gathering and technical planning to design solutions that meet client needs
  • Create clean, well-documented, efficient, and standards-compliant code with an eye towards performance optimization
  • Define, design, develop, integrate, test, deploy, maintain, troubleshoot, and enhance applications and tools written in PHP, JavaScript, HTML, CSS and otherlanguages, as necessary
  • Develop custom modules for integration into ERP, accounting, fulfillment, and marketing systems
  • Actively troubleshoot and support applications in production-­critical environments
  • Account for client short- and long-term goals when recommending a solution
  • Set up, configure, and optimize enterprise-level ecommerce software and servers
  • Provide technical leadership in the development and delivery of solutions
  • Troubleshoot production application issues under pressure and define a path to resolve them
  • Perform team code reviews and provide technical oversight
  • Implement and maintain Magento development standards and best practices
  • Develop and maintain effective working relationships with team members


Basic Qualifications:

  • 5-6 years of experience building scalable, robust Web or ecommerce applications in OOP PHP
  • Experience with Magento 1.x and 2.x
  • Experience working with the following technologies: Javascript (Prototype and JQuery), XML, JSON, SQL, PHP, CSS2, CSS3
  • Experience with HTML, tableless layout design, and standards-compliant markup
  • Experience with OOP PHP (3+ years)
  • Knowledge of online payment gateways (e.g.,, PayPal, etc.)
  • Understanding of the MVC design pattern
  • Proficient in authoring, editing, and presenting technical documents
  • Prior consulting experience
  • Demonstrated ability to adapt and work with team members of various experience levels
  • Ability to work with minimal direction with a focus on customer satisfaction
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Some travel will be required for this position

Additional Qualifications:

  • In-depth knowledge of PCI compliance and other ecommerce industry topics
  • Experience with AWS or similar cloud platforms
  • Knowledge of optimization, caching, and scaling techniques
  • Multi-website, store view deployment


Physical Requirement(s):  No Physical Requirements


Job ID 2017-11557