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Ferguson Enterprises, LLC. PHP Web Developer in Bolingbrook, Illinois

Job Description:

Job Description

Power Equipment Direct Inc is looking for a talented full stack developer. You must have strong proficiency with PHP, HTML and MySQL. You will be tasked with a variety of different projects. Ranging from adding new features and functionally to general maintenance for the platform. You will be working within a home-grown custom ecommerce platform that powers 16 different web sites. Understanding how an ecommerce site works is crucial. You will be working in a small team of other full stack developers.

Responsibilities :

  • Full Stack PHP Web Developer will be responsible for coding, testing, debugging, documenting, and monitoring ecommerce websites

  • Collaborate in a team environment to grow and enhance our network of sites

  • Building new custom features and functionally on an established ecommerce platform

  • Diagnosing and correcting bug

  • General website maintenance and performance updates

  • Recommending changes and enhancements to the development of the websites

  • Pair Coding and Code Review

  • Designing and writing secure code and database architecture that scales to handle large number of users


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field or equivalent experience

  • 4+ Years PHP/MySQL experience

  • 2+ Years with Ecommerce sites with payment methods

  • Strong proficiency with HTML5, JavaScript, JQuery, SASS/SCSS ,CSS3, MySQL 5.7, Git, GitHub, PHP 7.3+, OOP, XML, TypeScript

  • Experience with Front-End and Back-End Development

  • Security minded knowledge and able to write OWASP compliant code

  • Writing code that follows the PSR-2 Standards

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Aptitude for analyzing data and business processes.

  • Demonstrate the ability to follow instructions, while also applying learned knowledge

  • Self-starter, organized, multi-tasking and attention to detail

Extras (Nice to Have)

  • Agile/Scrum experience

  • Experience with Docker, CI/CD, automated testing.

  • Experience with cloud providers like Azure, ASW or RackSpace Cloud

  • Experience with Jira

Compensation and Benefits:

  • Competitive wage based on experience

  • Benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurances, 401 (k), vacation and holidays

  • Performance bonus

  • PED is dedicated to providing meaningful benefits programs and products to our associates and their families—geared toward benefits, wellness, financial protection, and retirement savings.  PED offers a competitive benefits package which includes: medical, dental, vision, retirement savings with company match, paid leave (vacation, sick, personal, and holiday), employee assistance programs, associate discounts, community involvement opportunities and much more!


The Company is an equal opportunity employer as well as a government contractor that shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-300.5(a), which prohibits discrimination against qualified protected Veterans and the requirements of 41 CFR 60-741.5(A), which prohibits discrimination against qualified individuals on the basis of disability.

Founded in 2002, Power Equipment Direct is a rapidly growing e-commerce retailer headquartered in Bolingbrook, IL. Our Internet Retailer Top 500 ranked specialty superstores (ranked the 201st largest in the US for 2016) allow customers to quickly find and buy the perfect power equipment, as well as heating and cooling products.

Power Equipment Direct has a unique culture and a tradition of supporting civic, cultural, educational and environmental activities. The company is committed to the highest standards of ethics, from helping customers select green product solutions to providing a safe and secure workplace environment. Power Equipment Direct is committed to growth - of their business, their people, and their support of the communities in which they do business.

Power Equipment Direct is a wholly owned subsidiary of Ferguson Enterprises, a multi-billion dollar wholesaler of construction related products with over 18,000 associates and a distribution network spanning over 1,300 locations throughout the US, Puerto Rico and the Caribbean.