Oh oh! Awesome! {$ msg.text $} ({$ msg.count $})

Backend Developers - Pretoria

  • Applications are considered on a rolling basis
  • Pretoria
  • Applications are considered on a rolling basis
  • Pretoria

Do you have a passion for web development? Are you a successful Backend Developer? Then you might be the one we are looking for.

As a Backend Developer you design, develop, test and document advanced e-commerce solutions for our clients. You are working with the development of both client-specific and generic modules for Magento and system integrations between Magento and various ERP systems. You also participate in the development of our own tools and frameworks designed to effectively maintain a large number of customer installations. Our work environment is Linux/Apache/MySQL/PHP7. Our continuous deployment platform is built with Python.

The product you will be working with is the most exciting in the field for those looking to work with professional e-commerce solutions. Magento offers a comprehensive list of functionality out of the box which provides us with the opportunity to focus on developing cutting-edge features and improvements.

Key Responsibilities

  • Plan, Develop, Test and Document advanced e-commerce solutions for our clients
  • Develop customer-specific and generic Magento modules
  • Develop integrations between Magento and 3rd Party Products
  • Improve our own continuous deployment platform which supports a large number of our clients
  • Regularly attend internal training courses to maintain the required skillset
  • Develop solid solutions that are generic and reusable

Work with great people

Kristiina Lenman
Legal Manager
"Vaimo is an international, rapidly growing, high-tech and highly professional company to work at."
Juri Kostjunin
Frontend Developer
"Vaimo is a company where you can grow as a professional and have a lot of fun with your colleagues."
Wilko Nienhaus
СТО
"Working at Vaimo means being part of fast growing company and being able to influence that growth."
Elvin Risti
Technical Manager
"Challenging tasks keep me motivated and my own learning curve keeps on rising."
Anna Smykun
HR specialist
"Vaimo is not just a job for me-it is my second home and the place I want to get back to every day."
Nadiia Matiichenko
BUM of DenWay BU
"Working with many clients, supporting team members worldwide & having direct managers from different cultures gave me unique experience. Don't stay idle, challenge yourself beyond your comfort zone."
Pavlo Opriatov
Backend Developer in International
"I have experience from three Vaimo Business Units & in each one I've had a great team & interesting projects. if you're looking for new opportunities, I advise you to look around - there's plenty here"
Natalia Sheika
QA Engineer
"If you feel your personal growth has slowed down, step out of the comfort zone and make a smart decision by putting yourself in a new environment within Vaimo."

Skills & Requirements

  • Ideal candidates are recent computer science graduates or individuals with 1-3 years of experience or familiarity with:

    • Coding and maintaining web applications
    • Using Linux command line
    • Webserver (nginx, apache) maintenance
    • Using debugger tools such as xDebug or Zend Debugger
    • Working with the Mercurial version control system
    • PHPUnit
    • Varnish
    • Database schema architecture
    • Excellent object-oriented development skills and solid experience interacting with MySQL database systems through an abstraction layer in addition to the ability to write raw SQL queries
  • Solid experience using PHP to create and consume web services (SOAP, XML-RPC)

  • Experience with Magento (experience with Magento2 is an advantage)
  • Keen interest and healthy experience in relevant web technologies
  • Familiarity with server-side web development technologies
  • Passion to create high-quality web pages
  • Ability to estimate/forecast time to complete specified project tasks
  • Be a team player and a quick learner, able to hit the ground running

The following experience would be advantageous

  • Deep expertise and experience in developing e-commerce solutions on the Magento platform.
  • Agile experience

Great Place to Work

  • Superb training

  • Career development opportunities

  • Friendly and dynamic work environment

  • International career

  • Competitive remuneration packages

  • Modern and role based tech gear

About the company

Founded in 2008, Vaimo is the global leader in delivering award-winning digital storefronts, omni-channel solutions and mobile apps. Our only focus is to accelerate B2B and B2C sales for our brand, retail and manufacturer clients. With 15 global offices across EMEA and APAC and over 300 employees, we provide an international presence that allows us cultivate close, long-term relationships with our clients. With a focus on driving digital innovation our services cover the full-spectrum of your Commerce needs ranging from strategy, design, development, optimisation, cloud services, all the way to wherever your Commerce initiatives reach. We deliver solutions around B2B, B2C, Omni-Channel, PIM, Order Management and Business Intelligence.

Every year, Vaimo wins awards in recognition of our commitment to technical excellence, innovation and satisfaction. Among others, we have received the Gazelle Award (6th consecutive years), listed as Econsultancy’s top 100 digital agencies (2 consecutive years) and Magento has recognised Vaimo's leadership by selecting us as Global Elite Partner in 2017, Commercial Partner of the Year in EMEA in 2017, Omni-channel Partner of the Year in 2016 and EMEA Partner of the Year in 2015.


August 2008VAIMO Sweden is established.

December 2010VAIMO enters Estonia.

March 2012VAIMO enters UK.

March 2012VAIMO enters South Africa.

February 2013VAIMO enters Norway.

May 2013VAIMO enters Finland.

January 2014VAIMO enters Ukraine.

August 2014VAIMO enters Denmark.

August 2015Vaimo signs a strategic partnership with one of the Asia's largest eCommerce companies Transcosmos.

November 2015VAIMO enters UAE.

January 2016VAIMO acquires Customerwise - the Danish Magento solution partner.

May 2016VAIMO enters Japan.

2018VAIMO enters BeNeLux.

January 2019VAIMO enters Poland.

March 2019VAIMO enters the USA.

TOMTOM

TOMProfessional growth and new opportunities for self-development

TOMOpportunity to try yourself on a different role

TOMNew projects and challenges

TOMNew team and culture

Daniella Goncalves | Contact Person

I'm interested