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Senior Web Developer

Date: Aug 8, 2019

Location: Downers Grove, IL, US, 60515

Company: Glanbia

Glanbia Performance Nutrition (GPN) is a leader in sports nutrition, is a full line manufacturer of protein supplements, ready-to-drink beverages, nutrition bars and performance nutrition products. GPN has evolved to become a leading global performance nutrition group employing more than 5,800 people across 34 countries worldwide – with such brands as Optimum Nutrition, BSN, ThinkThin, Amazing Grass, Slimfast, BodyandFit, A.B.B., Isopure, and more!   This exciting business continues to grow rapidly and is currently seeking a Senior Web Developer to join our GPN Creative team.

  • Develop and support high traffic e-commerce applications
  • Analyze, document, and extend existing MVC applications
  • Deliver thoroughly tested, documented code within project timelines
  • Provide technical planning, development, and systems integration on client engagements from definition phase through implementation
  • Mentor developers by sharing knowledge, new tools and techniques
  • Research and share industry innovations and trends / Identify opportunities to improve our methodologies

Required Skills:

  • Approach technical challenges with an open mind and desire to innovate
  • Ability to thrive in a creative environment
  • Understand the e-commerce workflow and cross-platform communication using web services
  • Excellent verbal/written communication
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Great attention to detail
  • Flexible/adaptable to both organizational and project-level changes
  • Exceptional analytical and problem solving skills
  • Strong OOP and database design skills
  • Proficiency in PHP and MVC Architecture (e.g. Symfony)

Required Experience:

  • Bachelors Degree in Computer Science
  • Have 5+ years development experience with LAMP stack and related technologies
  • Experience of 3+ years working on e-commerce platforms.
  • Experience working with version control tools (e.g. GitHub, Git, GitLab …)
  • Experience with ticket management tools like Jira, Sifter, Wrike,  …
  • Experience managing cloud based applications (using Acquia Cloud or other methods)
  • Experience deploying functional code to different environments including production.
  • Experience leading small, highly productive teams
  • Significant experience with systems administration, web server configuration (Apache), database server management (MySQL) and other common web stack services
  • Solid expertise with open web standards technologies, HTML, CSS, and JavaScript, including


Equal Opportunity Employer: Disability/Veteran. We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer that does not discriminate and considers all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

Nearest Major Market: Chicago