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Senior Magento Backend Developer

Senior Magento Backend Developer


We're looking for a certified Senior Magento Backend Developer to join our growing E-Commerce team in Dublin. This is an excellent opportunity for an e-commerce web developer to work with a team of strategic, creative and technical specialists at a leading digital agency. 


As a Magento Silver Partner, we work collaboratively to deliver best-in-class e-commerce applications for some of Europe's biggest retail brands.


This role is based in our office in Dublin. EU-based candidates are preferred, however, we will sponsor a work permit and relocation assistance for a non-EU candidate with the right skills and experience. 

Main Responsibilities

  • Reporting to the Product Owner, you will use Agile/scrum methodologies to complete technical tasks as part of the overall delivery of product features
  • Interpret written business requirements and technical specification documents
  • Perform support and development tasks on Magento E-Commerce Platform
  • Debug complex issues and bugs using debugging tools
  • Conduct code reviews
  • Create, document and implement unit tests and scripts
  • Develop custom extensions for Magento (1.x and 2.x) for specific business needs 
  • Collaborate with colleagues from Design, Marketing, Development, Support and DevOps teams
  • Liaise with team members, clients, and 3rd party service providers to develop new ways to enhance website functionality and e-commerce conversion 
Required Technical Skills


  • Excellent programming skills in core PHP is required
  • 3+ years experience of Magento 1.x (CE and EE) 
  • Experience of Magento 2 is a plus
  • Object Oriented Application Design, OOP PHP, and any PHP MVC framework
  • MySQL or other relational database systems
  • Advanced Javascript development
  • Knowledge of Git
  • Code level debuggers (Xdebugger, Profiler and others)
  • Knowledge and understanding of the basic functions and processes of an e-commerce platform
  • Knowledge of Magento installation, configuration, administration, security, and optimisation.
  • Knowledge of extending PHP frameworks by conforming to coding standards
Required Interpersonal Skills


  • Must have a good command of written & verbal English
  • Self-motivated with a strong desire to learn and improve technical skills
  • Excellent communication and problem-solving skills
  • A team player who can work in multinational, cross-functional teams
  • Eats, sleeps and thinks coding 24/7!
Career Incentives & Benefits


  • Competitive salary
  • Sponsored training and certification opportunities
  • Sponsored Magento community/event participation opportunities
  • Sponsored ongoing Agile coaching and mentoring 
  • Collaborative working environment with a dynamic and diverse team 
  • Flexible career path options
  • Performance appraisals and personal development plans
  • Voluntary pension scheme and health insurance
  • Bike to work scheme
  • Regular team-building activities and social events 
  • Monsoon Consulting is a rapidly expanding digital agency, with locations in Jaipur, Dublin and London

Think you’ve got what it takes?

Dublin Office