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  • Posted: May 15, 2020
    Deadline: Not specified
  • The Mr Price Group (MRPG) is a fashion value retailer, selling predominantly for cash. The Group retails Apparel, Homeware and Sportsware and is one of the fastest growing retailers in South Africa. Our History: 1885 - The first John Orrs store opens 1934 - The first Hub store opens 1952 - John Orrs is listed on the JSE 1967 - Acquisition of two Miladys s...
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    Senior Software Developer

    The Role:

    • This role falls into our Omni-channel team which consists of amazing, innovative individuals that are focused on developing and improving our internal e-commerce and instore systems, that will take the Mr Price Group into the future!

    What we’re looking for in our new developer

    We’re looking for YOU, a passionate self-starter that has 3-5 years’ development experience specializing in the below technologies:

    • PHP 7
    • Magento 2 development (Non-negitable experience as you would be leading a Magento 2 project within the team)
    • MySQL
    • JavaScript frameworks like jQuery
    • XML, XHTML, CSS, Modules i.e. API integration, Payment Gateways, XML with a focus on standards.
    • Web service development
    • Amazon Web services
    • Source Version Control like Github or BitBucket

    A day in your life

    • Develop and manage e-commerce websites, web applications & web sites.
    • Analyze, design, code, debug, test, document & deploy applications.
    • Participate in project & deployment planning.
    • Working with In modules/extensions development/customization.
    • Theme integrations/customizations.
    • API creation/integrations.
    • Estimating development timelines
    • Solving technical problems
    • Creating a Technical Functional Specification and writing code
    • Elements of change control
    • Identify opportunities that can improve the efficiency of business processes
    • Release process management
    • Use development frameworks, methodologies, and procedures to facilitate application design and delivery according to technical specifications
    • Conduct necessary unit testing (Stress, Integration and Unit)
    • Conduct post-implementation monitoring
    • Document support handover documentation
    • Complete and maintain relevant documentation and version control disciplines to maintain source code
    • Partnering with all levels of the project teams (Project Managers, Business Analysts, Architects, Team Leaders etc)
    • Partnering with 3rd party technical vendors
    • Waterfall/Agile methodologies for project delivery
    • Mentor junior developers

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Mr Price Group on to apply
  • Send your application

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