Software Engineer

  • Location: Midtown
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #1560825

Lucas Group is working with a client in the E-Commerce/Retail space that is seeking a Software Developer to add to their development team. This role with report directly to the SVP of Application Development.


  • Collaborate with the Product Team and development teams across all phases of projects
  • Write clean code
  • Produce detailed specifications
  • Troubleshoot, test and maintain the core product software and databases to ensure strong security, performance, optimization and functionality
  • Contribute in all phases of the SDLC
  • Develop and deploy new features to facilitate related procedures and tools if necessary
  • Forecast resource needs based upon the project road-map
  • Provide guidance and leadership to other developers
  • Rapidly develop proof of concepts to demonstrate proposed solutions to key decision makers
  • Document all development activities in accordance with the company best practices
  • Perform other duties as they arise


  • A minimum 3-8 years of solid web development experience using LAMP stack technologies in a professional environment using object oriented and MVC design
  • Demonstrated knowledge of modern SDLC, Agile/Scrum, Kanban etc.
  • Strong front-end development experience with JavaScript
  • Extensive PHP (5.5+) experience with MySQL and Apache
  • Familiarity with one or more PHP frameworks
  • Experience with RESTful API design, development and consumption using JSON and XML
  • Passion for best design and coding practices and a desire to develop new bold ideas
  • Ability to organize and manage multiple tasks and priorities
  • Sharp attention to detail
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to cross collaborate amongst internal departments