Magento Architect

BORN Group is looking for a Senior Magento Architect to join our team working in our office located in New York City. If you are an expert Magento architect and willing to push the boundaries of your knowledge and drive your career forward, we want to hear from YOU!                                                                                                                                           KEY RESPONSIBILITIES 
  • Design, develop and implement Magento 2 eCommerce solutions
  • Integrate with major external systems including ERP, CRM, OMS, payment gateway system, middleware, and other systems
  • Prepare custom prospect/client solutions to be presented
  • Participation in pre & post-sales technical scoping, requirements gathering, and solution creation & review
  • Supporting sales by authoring responses to functional and technical elements of RFIs/RFPs
  • Conduct Technical Discovery sessions directly with prospects and customers. Technical Discovery is designed to uncover any and all technical and marketing requirements, key business goals, and potential issues
  • Evaluating clients' 1st and 3rd party data integration, technology vendor requirements, and developing integration strategies for the platform
  • Engage in a rapid education process including formal training, self-study and field experience designed to position the candidate as a technical expert on Magento Commerce and related solutions as quickly as possible
  • Prepare and provide client facing technical follow-up calls and documentation
  • Work closely with other architects to create standardized processes and solutions
  • Keep up to date with all industry changes and latest methodology within the commerce industry
  • Provide technical oversight to the development team
  • Meet or exceed quarterly EDP objectives
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience with PHP and Magento
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience with Magento2
  • Fluent in English
  • Ability to articulate the omni-channel end to end commerce value proposition
  • Strong integration and architectural knowledge of the Magento platform
  • 20% travel required
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent
  • Experience in mentoring development teams
  • Exceptional problem solving
  • Expert PHP and Object Oriented Programming skills
  • Experience working with open source LAMP/LEMP stack, particularly PHP and MySQL, and the use of creation of third party libraries and frameworks
  • Familiarity with the following preferred: JavaScript, HTML5, XML/ XSL, SOAP, REST, AJAX, CSS3
  • Strong understanding of Design Patterns
  • Good team player who can work with people of all levels / backgrounds
  • Working knowledge shopping cart development with shipping, payment gateway integration for E-commerce websites
  • Build API’s that integrate with all majors ERP, CRM, and other systems
  • Experience of working in the following industry sectors: retail, media/entertainment and/or computer/product manufacturing
  • Enterprise architecture knowledge and experience such as Infrastructure, Applications, E-Commerce, Integration Structure (EAI)
  • Complimentary market knowledge/competitive landscape in assisted service, self service, commerce, marketing services, content/knowledge management, analytics, CRM, multi channel
  • Understanding of the Magento business user tools and Magento product lines (Cloud, BI, OMS, Shipping)
  • Strong presentation skills and ability to present business solutions to senior executives as well as technology to engineers
  • Ability to present intricate architectures (“deep dive”) to senior level technical personnel
  • Experience of defining and managing the scope of projects
  • Development of new Magento plugins
  • Contribution of Magento open source development
                WORKING FOR BORN GROUP                                                                                                                                 BORN is a multi-channel content and commerce solutions company operating in the the Americas (NYC, SFO, Montreal), Europe (London) and Asia (Singapore, HK, India). We are 800 highly motivated and dedicated people serving over 100 clients. We produce compelling, content in a variety of forms across a multitude of channels, from publishing to point of sale, through packaging, digital, social and mobile. Our globally balanced production services have a history of excellence dating back to 1987. We also make content transactional – via ecommerce. Our vision is to provide tangible value to the business of our clients through high impact marketing solutions, by providing consulting services, enabling commerce and producing rich media, local and social content. BORN is an equal opportunity employer and all employment decisions are made on the basis of valid job qualifications regardless of race, colour, faith, sex, age, national origin, ancestry, religion, medical condition, sexual orientation, marital status or disability.