We are very proud to announce our very own Magento Business Engineer, Dan Voss, has become a Magento Certified Solution Specialist (MCSS). Dan is now one of only 91 Magento Certified Solutions Specialists in the world. By becoming a Magento Certified Solution Specialist, Dan has now joined a very elite group of expert Magento pros. This shows the knowledge and commitment Dan has to the Magento platform. It also shows the skill he brings to his clients, helping them reach their business goals. He does this by planning the best mix of extensions and custom code. And as a result, avoids unnecessary problems, delays, and expense.
So what is a Magento Certified Solution Specialist?
Magento describes a Magento Certified Solution Specialist as an expert user of the Magento ecommerce platform. In addition, drawing on a deep background in business and commerce, the Magento Solution Specialist can align business goals with Magento features, make best use of native features, and avoid extra coding. Whether as a merchant, a manager, a consultant, or an analyst, the Magento Solution Specialist knows how to make the best use of Magento.
There are three specific areas of knowledge:
- Magento Structure: layouts, themes, extensions and custom code and Magento data models
- Pieces of a Magento ecommerce site: catalog, shipping, payment, order processes, promotions, extensions and import/export.
- In addition, use of Magento knowledge to reach business goals: mapping client needs to Magento features, using the best options for implementing client needs in Magento
In other words, when working with a Magento Certified Solutions Specialist, you are working with someone who can save you time and money. A MCSS works with Magento at a very high level. All businesses have unique needs. Dan can use his knowledge and experience to provide you with a great solution. You’ll sell more, and manage your site better.