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Lead Backend Developer

Lead Backend Developer
NY, New York

Job Description

Job Title: Lead Backend Developer

Location: New York, NY

The primary duties and responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Analysis and/or architect back-end ecommerce new projects in support of post-sale order management through multiple integrated systems end to end. This role is data and integration intensive.
  • Application support lead for all back-end e-commerce PHP applications and integrations.
  • Maintain overall system architecture, including data relationships between our order management system, our front-end system, and third-party solutions
  • Lead internal resource interfacing directly with integrated 3rd parties and offshore development
  • Own the refactoring, optimization, and hardening of our custom-built Order Management System hosted on AWS.
  • Monitor and execution of Staging and Production Release Process including SQL execution and setting up cron services.
  • Lead performance and scalability optimization
  • Troubleshoot and correct issues affecting the customer experience or business operations
  • Develop implementation standards to ensure quality


Knowledge/Skills Required:

  • 7+ years’ experience in Angular, PHP & MySQL using Web development technologies such as web services, XML, HTML5, CSS, AJAX, JAVA, JavaScript (JQuery, JSON), API integration
  • 5 years’ experience with Ecommerce back-end processes including order flow, catalogs, product feeds, inventory management integrations, operational emails, and payment processing
  • Prior experience providing excellent Application Support including after hours incident management, issue triage, and business communication
  • Experience in a Demandware development - a plus
  • 2 years’ experience in managing a team of in-house and off-shore web developers
  • Experience in code versioning and related tools, such as Subversion, Bitbucket, Git
  • Familiar with agile methodologies
  • Excellent attention to detail to ensure quality across all browser and device types
  • Must have a strong project orientation, works well with deadlines, good follow up and follow through skills
  • Be able to work internally with E-Commerce team and other internal and external stakeholders


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