Ref: PHP - Magento - 25

Engineering Manager (Magento/PHP) - ZELE - Belgium

Belgium, East Flanders

  • €25,000 to €90,000 EUR
  • Manager Role
  • Skills: Magento, PHP
  • Level: Senior

Job description

Engineering Manager (Magento/PHP) - ZELE - Belgium

PHP - Magento - 25

Software Engineering Manager - Magento/PHP

Our client is a leading global manufacturer and provider of comprehensive solutions that ensure the identification and protection of individuals, products, and locations. We specialize in offering high-performance labels, signs, safety devices, printing systems, and software that enhance safety, security, productivity, and performance across various industries such as electronics, telecommunications, manufacturing, construction, medical, and aerospace. With a rich history dating back to 1914, our company has built a diverse customer base worldwide. We are headquartered in a prominent location and employ a significant number of professionals in our global operations.

Position Reports To: Director, Web, and Software Development

Position Summary: We are seeking a dynamic and talented Engineering Manager to spearhead the development of a cutting-edge global e-commerce platform. Our ideal candidate possesses a blend of creative thinking, extensive engineering experience, and exceptional leadership skills. They must demonstrate a keen interest in staying updated with the latest technological advancements and exhibit a relentless commitment to managing fast-paced environments.

In this role, you will lead our development team in achieving our online revenue targets while delivering an exceptional user experience on a scalable and reliable platform.



● Collaborate with key stakeholders to define development roadmaps and provide progress reports

● Identify opportunities for innovative solutions and enhancements to boost productivity and profitability

● Formulate technology strategies aligned with our business goals


● Build and nurture a team of highly skilled engineers

● Cultivate a culture that continuously strengthens our core software engineering capabilities


● Plan and guide the development team to ensure successful project completion within deadlines and budgets

● Negotiate and finalize hardware, software, and service purchases

● Manage team budget effectively


● Understand and contribute to the technical solution from design to implementation

● Utilize DevOps practices to achieve high-quality outcomes and process automation

● Collaborate with cross-functional teams to create elegant and engaging user experiences


● Bachelor's degree (B.S.) in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a related technical field

● Over 7 years of experience in software development

● Minimum 3 years of experience in managing software engineers, including recruitment and performance management ● Strong understanding of current software development best practices

● Proficiency in agile development methodologies

● Ability to communicate complex technical information effectively to diverse audiences

● Experience in designing, developing, and leading scaleable and secure web software solutions

● Sound knowledge of essential tools, including object-oriented programming on the LAMP stack, PHP, and front-end development frameworks like AngularJS

● Familiarity with cloud infrastructure


● Experience in developing or leading development using the Magento e-commerce platform and the AWS cloud platform

Our Culture:

● Empowered Engineers

● Challenging and Collaborative Environment

● Cutting-Edge Product Line

● Hackathons and Commitment to Innovation

● Lightning Talks

● Strong Work-Life Balance

● Social Events, including Cookouts, Ping Pong, and Bean Bag Toss