If you’re ambitious and passionate about Frontend Development, and think you can offer additional technical expertise to our well-established team, please keep reading…


A Frontend Developer will…

  • Help champion our key Magento 2 offering
  • Assist and develop our internal projects
  • Provide feedback and advice for our clients
  • Work collaboratively with the rest of our team (including external client teams)
  • Write frontend code inline with best practices on the Magento 1 and Magento 2 platform
  • Work with the project management team to facilitate new work through the agency
  • Assist in the writing functional specifications and development of designs
  • Ensure that all deadlines on the project plan are met and that projects are delivered on time and to budget
  • Deliver high-quality project work and support the evolution of best practice and standards
  • Be client facing, responsible for presenting your work, taking feedback and critique and helping to guide our clients to the best solutions
  • Provide actionable feedback to other members of the team on quality, best practice and technology
  • Design and deliver visual elements to the highest standard
  • Take and understand direction from others
  • Present, explain and justify the implementation of client solutions
  • Build and manage relationships with internal teams and clients
  • Be an active, motivated and inspired member of the team
  • Maintain a full understanding of company processes, policies, guidelines and contractual obligations and ensuring these are consistently followed.

Our ideal candidate will have…

  • 2 years commercial experience as a developer
  • The right attitude and aptitude
  • A strong understanding of application design and architecture
  • Understanding of MVC and OOD.

Other desirables…

  • Experience working in a DevOps environment
  • Magento certifications
  • eCommerce agency experience
  • Magento 1 and/or 2 experience
  • Exposure to web application security practices
  • An understanding of building high traffic/high load applications.

Technologies / frameworks used at AYKO

  • Platforms
    • Magento 1 CE & EE
    • Magento 2 OpenSource, Commerce, Commerce Cloud
    • Shopify
    • BigCommerce
    • WordPress
    • Akeneo
  • Technology Stack
    • Ubuntu
    • Kubernetes
    • Docker
    • NGINX
    • Redis
    • Varnish
    • RabbitMQ
    • MySQL/Percona
    • XtraDB/MariaDB
    • Elasticsearch
    • AWS
    • DigitalOcean
  • CI/CD
    • Gitlab CI/CD
  • Quality & Standards
    • PHP Stan
    • PHP CS
    • PHP Lint
    • Phan
    • etc…
  • Debugging
    • Xdebug
    • PHPSpy
    • Blackfire
  • UX/UI Tools
    • Sketch
    • Invision
  • Languages
    • PHP 7
    • Bash
    • JavaScript
    • TypeScript
    • Frameworks
    • Symfony 4.x
    • Zend
    • Phalcon
  • Testing
    • PHPUnit
    • Magento Testing Framework (MTF)
    • Selenium
    • TestPad
    • GhostInspector
    • Gherkin/Cucumber
  • Monitoring/Alerts
    • New Relic
    • Zabbix
    • Pager Duty
  • Local Environment
    • Ubuntu (custom build) or MacOS
    • PhpStorm
    • Docker
  • Communication
    • Slack
    • Gmail
    • Jira
    • Google Hangouts/Meet
    • Zoom

The Perks…

  • 22 Days holiday (+ Bank Holidays)
  • Additional days holiday for each year in service
  • Company Pension
  • Latest & Greatest Hardware
  • Flexible Working Hours
  • At least two Team Parties per year
  • Team Lunches
  • Monthly Team Breakfast
  • Cake on your Birthday
  • Cycle to Work
  • Childcare Vouchers
  • Eyecare Vouchers

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