Job: Backend Developer

Be part of a small team to make our Magento 2 website great!

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Bulk Reef Supply (Verified billing information)
Backend Developer
Remote within North America
Magento 5 Years Industry Experience PHP
$80k - $100k/year

This job is 100% remote.

Who is Bulk Reef Supply? BRS is the clear #1 e-commerce retailer in an a rapidly growing enthusiast market. We are fast pace organization that strives to maintain the fun nimble pace of a smaller origination while providing the resources, capabilities, opportunities and aggressive goals of a larger organization.

Who are you? This position reports directly to the Director of Technology and be part of a team of independent thinkers.

  • You thrive in an environment with clear direction but minimal daily management.
  • You can independently recognize issues preventing the team from reaching objectives and are a natural born problem solver.
  • You are confident and capable enough say “I don’t know”, ask questions, and lean from failures.
  • You are comfortable expressing your opinion in discussions but are capable of buying in for the benefit of the team when a decision has been made.

Position Description:

The primary responsibilities of this role are to develop and maintain a large Magento 2 e-commerce platform. This position will involve working on a team of 5, reporting directly to the Director of Technology, and will have a voice in picking technical strategy and architecture direction.

Primary Responsibilities

Front End Web Development:

  • Work on solving issues and adding new features to our Magento 2 e-commerce web platform, using PHP and JavaScript (and some HTML5 / CSS).
  • Develop solutions with security, performance, accessibility, SEO, and scalability in mind.
  • Build new Magento 2 modules, buy and modify 3rd party modules, help troubleshoot current Magento 2 codebase.

Back End Development:

  • Develop MySQL queries to interact with and present the data the business needs.
  • Build and maintain RESTful AJAX API endpoints in PHP to provide functionality to the web frontend.
  • Develop occasional supporting backend scripts in Python.

Work Experience and Abilities Requirements:

  • 2+ years of professional experience developing on Magento (v1 or v2) e-commerce platform.
  • Ability to create a Magento module from scratch.
  • 5+ years of experience developing with PHP and MySQL.
  • 5+ years of experience developing with front-end technologies such as JavaScript, jQuery, JSON, HTML, AJAX, and CSS.
  • Experience building web applications that leverage (e.g. RESTful) APIs.
  • Knowledge of security and web architecture best practices. Comfortable working on backend Linux servers using the Bash command line.
  • Thrive in a self-directed/motivated entrepreneurial environment.

Preferred Requirements:

  • Magento Certification is a big plus.
  • Able to conduct code reviews of third party Magento extensions with a focus on quality, security, scalability, stability and performance.
  • Able to customize 3rd party and open-source extensions.