Magento Front-End Developer-Van Nuys, CA
Post date 05-02-14
For 20 years, Munchkin has focused on turning sleepy categories into exciting, innovative areas which excite both our loyal parents and our creative designers. We have grown to 5 offices around the world with our headquarters in Van Nuys, CA and continue to look for exceptional individuals that want to work in a fast-paced, fast-turnaround and fast-growing environment with a management team with vision and passion for growth.
Munchkin is seeking a Magento Front-end Developer who is experienced in writing code. This person will design, develop and provide overall technical solutions and rich user experiences on Magento from a front-end development perspective.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
- Perform Magento Enterprise front-end programming and implement various design project applications based from requirements.
- Perform unit and user acceptance testing.
- Provide recommendations to enhance the end-user web experience.
- Identify and troubleshoot issues as needed, and be able to develop, create and/or modify functional and technical documents.
- Perform a mix of maintenance, enhancements and new developments as required.
- Support Product Managers with content and promotional templates while rapidly implementing site elements.
- Familiarity with best practices for SEO-driven responsive web design and production.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Experience:
- Strong hands-on experience and knowledge of Magento development best practices
- Magento Frontend Certification preferred
- Magento Theme Development Experience
- Strong E-Commerce experience
- Basic Knowledge in PHP, MySQL, XML
- Experience manipulating Web-ready graphics in Photoshop and Illustrator
- Very comfortable with version control concepts and software (specifically SVN)
- Ability to work in both an individual and a collaborative environment
- Ability to organize, prioritize and perform multiple job tasks simultaneously, manage multiple priorities and projects and meet deadlines
- Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
- Excellent oral and written communication skills including the ability to communicate technical issues to non-technical people
To apply for the Magento Front-End Developer position, please visit our website at www.munchkin.com or email your resume and work samples to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Munchkin offers a competitive compensation package with includes: Medical, Dental, and Vision Plans, Life Insurance, 401k Savings Plan, Paid Vacation and Holidays and potential discretionary bonus plan. Check out our website at www.munchkin.com for more information and open positions in the career section.
Munchkin is an equal opportunity employer. It prohibits discrimination based on age, color, disability, mental or parental status in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws.