1. Minimum 1+ years of real-world Ecommerce experience with Magento development (Enterprise Edition may be added advantage)
2. Expert understanding of Magento's code structure, extension architecture, theming hierarchy, and fallback components
3. Expertise in creating custom Magento extensions
4. Thorough experience in customizing Magento's front-end components using layout XML, blocks, and templates
5. Experience using best practice version control methodologies and tools such as Git or SVN
5. Strong Magento code debugging skills.
6. Code flow analysis and the ability to read and modify existing code.