We’re constantly striving to make the very best Magento skills and expertise available to our clients, and with that comes an obligation to continue improving & training to expand our knowledge base and level of certification. It’s been a productive few months here at The Pixel HQ Bristol; we’re very happy to announce the latest round of Magento certifications achieved by The Pixel team. Well done to everyone.
Magento 2 Certified Associate Developer
The Magento 2 Certified Associate Developer exam is for a developer who is beginning their career as a Magento Developer. The exam is designed to validate the skills and knowledge of Magento 2 in the areas of: UI modifications, database changes, admin modifications, customisations, catalog and checkout structure, and functionality changes.
Magento 2 Certified Professional Developer
The Magento 2 Certified Professional Developer exam, a primarily scenario-based exam, is designed to validate the skills and knowledge needed to customise Magento 2 in the areas of: UI modifications, database changes, admin modifications, checkout process customisations, order management integrations and customisations, catalog structure and functionality changes. This exam is for a Magento 2 developer who has a deep understanding of Magento 2 development concepts and experience (recommend 1.5 years) in implementing and customising Magento 2.
Magento 2 Certified Professional Front End Developer
The Magento 2 Certified Professional Front End Developer exam, a primarily scenario-based exam, is designed to validate the skills and knowledge needed to understand Magento’s theming components and the ability to modify the user interface according to best practices.
This exam is for a Magento 2 Front End Developer with a deep understanding of Magento 2 fundamentals and with 1.5 years or more of experience with Magento 2.
Magento 2 Certified Solution Specialist
A Magento 2 Solution Specialist is an expert user of the Magento 2 ecommerce platform. Drawing on a deep background in business and ecommerce, the Magento 2 Solution Specialist can efficiently align business objectives with Magento 2 functionality, optimise use of native features, and avoid unnecessary customisation. Whether as a merchant, a manager, a consultant, or an analyst, the Magento 2 Solution Specialist knows how to make the best use of Magento 2 features and functionality.
A Magento 2 Certified Solution Specialist has deep familiarity with the Magento platform:
– Magento 2 Architecture: layouts, themes, extensions and customisations; Magento data models
– Elements of a Magento 2 ecommerce site: catalog, shipping, payment, order processing, promotions, extensions, import/export, etc.
– Application of Magento 2 knowledge to business goals: mapping client needs to Magento features, recommending the most effective options for implementing client requirements